data protection training

training options


Are you new to the world of data protection and looking for a comprehensive introduction to the field? This 3 day BCS Foundation course is designed to provide you with a solid understanding of the key principles and concepts of data protection, including the GDPR and other relevant legislation.


Looking to advance your career in data protection? This comprehensive 4 day BCS Practitioner in Data Protection training course will equip you with the knowledge, resources and skills needed to confidently navigate the complex world of data protection.

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We offer a number of bespoke course options which are tailored to your organisation or industry.


Are you a Privacy Champion, or do you have a team of Champions that need some additional practical data protection training? This course is the perfect introduction to the legislation, and offers a deep dive into RoPAs, Policies, SARs, DPIAs and Data Breaches.


Want to ensure you or your team is handling and redacting SARs correctly? This course provides the training and skills necessary to effectively manage requests while maintaining compliance with data protection regulations.

The Effective
Data Protection Officer

If you are looking for an accredited training course to help you as a DPO, this is the course for you. This hands-on, practical course will teach you everything you need to know to deliver the role of the DPO effectively.

Senior Information
Risk Owner

If you are a SIRO looking to expand your knowledge and learn how to manage information security risk, the SIRO course will do just that. Ideal for those already in the role, or those looking to move into the role of a SIRO.

corporate training programme

The DVLA awarded a training contract to DPAS to deliver a magnitude of Data Protection and Information Security training courses to staff members. The team knew that we have accrediations and expert trainer to deliver engaging and enjoyable courses.


It did exactly what it said ‘on the tin’

A great foundation in data protection law. Every part of the course was relevant, informative and enjoyable. The trainers were extremely knowledgeable about the subject and kept everyone on the course fully engaged and involved throughout the three days. They were also very attentive to all participants, very happy to answer and discuss any questions that were raised.



Caldicott Guardian

Are you a Caldicott Guardian and want to update your training, then join Barry Moult on this course where he will discuss the role, your responsibilities, and increase your confidence in protecting patient data confidentiality.

Managing CCTV
and Data Protection

Do you operate CCTV systems, and need to understand how CCTV interacts with data protection legislation? Want to understand your compliance obligations? Then join this course to navigate the complex area of data protection and CCTV.

Data Protection
for your Board & SLT

If you want your employees to fully understand their data protection responsibilities, then ensuring the board know theirs is paramount to a good data protection culture. Our Board training will do just this.

Data Protection Compliance

If you want to be able to audit your data protection and information security compliance, then this course will guide you through the process, and give you the tools to audit effectively.

Data Sharing
in the Public Sector

Do you share data with the police, councils, schools and other organisations? This course will teach staff about good data-sharing practices and ensure they are sharing data in line with best practices.


If you are looking to turn your data protection approach from ‘the cost of legal compliance to good data governance’, then this is the perfect course for you and your team.

conducting data
PROTECTION impact assessments

If you want to understand what a DPIA is, when one should be carried out, roles and responsibilities, and the process of completing one, this course will help enhance your knowledge or data protection law, DPIAs, and the regulations which will enable you to make a positive step towards delivering compliance.


introduction to

If you want to understand the fundamentals of data protection to provide you with the basic skills to manage and protect data responsibly and ethically, this course will cover legal guidance and practical topics to equip you with an understanding of data protection and the relevant legislation, for you to apply to your everyday work.

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We offer a number of bespoke course options which are tailored to your organisation or industry.

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bespoke & off-the-shelf accredited courses

With DPAS, you can be confident that you are receiving training from the best in the industry.





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

If you want to be trained by an expert in their field, who is well known in the industry and has years of hands-on, practical data protection experience, then use us for your training.

Our training programmes are Internationally recognised and accredited by The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) or Continual Professional Development (CPD) Scheme. Ensuring you choose an accredited course, will look better on your CV. 

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

When you train with us you get access to free tools, templates, policies and more which you can use in your organisation. We also offer 1 month of support after the courses to ensure your questions are answered.

If you want us to train your staff virtually we can, or if you’d prefer a more interactive option, then 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 with you.

We can offer bespoke courses that are created for your organisation. For example, we can simulate a cyber attack for your Senior Managers to see how they would react in a real life scenario.