ai in business and data protection implications


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in Data Protection

with the ai and data protection Course

Do you want to know more about the interaction between AI and data protection legislation, and how to effectively navigate the implications of AI business change in the context of data protection?

This comprehensive course offers a deep dive into the intersection of AI and Data Protection, equipping participants with a foundational understanding of AI concepts and their relationship with legislation like the AI Act.

By the end of the course, delegates will be well versed in AI risk assessment, confident in their ability to navigate AI business change proposals and equipped with a practical toolkit, and network to support their ongoing work in this field.

The course is interactive, so you will be encouraged to ask questions throughout, and can share your real-world experiences with other attendees, discussing issues and ideas to help them within their role. You’ll also talk through real-life practice scenarios to aid with your learning, giving you a proper hands-on approach.

course content

understanding ai principles and data protection legislation

practical risk assessment skills

confidence in handling ai business change proposals

internal networking and mutual support

real-life scenario application

understanding ai regulation and risk mitigation

tools and resources for ai risk management

post course application and continuous learning

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Learning Outcomes

Understand AI principles and the interaction with data protection legislation.

Gain practical risk assessment skills to utilise in business cases, software proposals, and data processing changes.

Develop the competence to conduct Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) for AI components, identifying potential risks and devising mitigation strategies.

Engage in real-life AI challenges, applying risk assessment tools like the DPAS-designed AI risk assessment template for practical insights.

Build confidence in how to handle AI business change proposals.

Acquire the skills to navigate AI regulation and identify risk mitigation solutions.

What's Included?

We’ll provide you with one of our highly skilled live trainers for the duration of the course. These experts currently work as DPOs or consultants, so can train you using real examples from their experience in the industry, ensuring the course is practical and reliable. 

Our trainers are here to help you. We will provide you with mentor support for one month after the course, to assist with any queries or issues you may have.  

Though our courses are virtual, you’ll still be fully involved by participating in breakout sessions, asking questions, and sharing your experiences. You can receive valuable advice from peers in the industry, network with other delegates, and make worthwhile connections.  

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Upcoming courses and prices

  • 25 July
    1 day, 09:15 AM - 04:00 PM
    • £300.00 excl. VAT
  • 15 October
    1 day, 09:15 AM - 04:00 PM
    • £300.00 excl. VAT

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who should take this course?

This qualification is primarily aimed at those who need to have an understanding of data protection, and the GDPR in particular, to do their job; or those whose effectiveness in their role would be enhanced by knowledge of the law in this area.

This qualification is likely to be of particular benefit to those working in the following areas:

useful course information

All of our courses are held virtually (unless otherwise stated).

All our courses are tutor-led by experienced data protection professionals.

You will need access to Microsoft Teams (MS Teams) throughout the course.

All courses will commence at 9:00am and will finish at 4:00pm.

Breaks will be scheduled throughout the day. (If you need to attend a meeting during the day, please discuss this with the trainer so they can tie this into allocated breaks.)

You will be sent a link – via email  to the Microsoft Teams meeting two to three weeks prior to the course. (Please ensure that you are able to access this before the course commences.)

All courses have a maximum of 12 delegates.

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Easy to understand data privacy and information security services that are always accessable, consistenty pragmatic and continually exceeding expectations.

With a DPAS course, you’re guaranteed an expert trainer, who is not only well known in the industry, but has years of hands-on data protection experience under their belt.

Our training programmes are internationally recognised and accredited by either The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) or Continual Professional Development (CPD) Scheme. An accredited course will look better on your CV. 

If you want to speak to clients who have experienced our range of training courses, then get in touch. We are always happy to pass on contact details of our customers – with their consent, of course!

When you train with us, you receive access to free tools, templates, policies, and more – which you can use in your organisation. We also offer one month of support after the courses to ensure your questions are answered and that you’re confident going forward.

If you want us to train your staff virtually we can! Alternatively, if you’d prefer a more interactive approach, we can come to your place of work. We will always try and fit in with you and will be more than happy to discuss options.

We can offer bespoke training created for your organisation. For example, we can simulate a cyber attack for your Senior Managers to see how they would react to a real life threat, best preparing them for those situations should they ever arise.