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Data Protection and Data Security


Type: Distance Learning

Subject: Distance Learning

Level: 2

Start Date: 03 July 2023

Fee: 0

What will I need

You must be 19 or over to be able to apply for this course.

Other details

Entry is at the discretion of the Centre. However, learners should be aged at
least 16 to undertake the qualification.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this
qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they've already achieved
a Level 1 qualification.
For more information contact Jobsmart on:
Tel: 01733 863068



Course Length

Up to 16 weeks

Who is it for

Data protection compliance is an essential legal requirement for all
organisations. Since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into
force in May 2018, it is more vital than ever that everyone who works with
personal data understands the laws and acts in compliance, as the penalties can
be severe.
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19 and above.
The purpose of this qualification is to allow learners to demonstrate
understanding of data protection and data security. It will help learners
progress to a work role where data protection and data security knowledge is

Interview Skills Assessment

You will be assessed via a portfolio of evidence.

What is covered

You will study the following:

– Current data protection legislation, and how it is applied

– Organisational procedures concerning data

– Possible threats to ICT systems and data, and how to protect against them

– Consequences of not protecting data, and the impact of possible

What can this course lead to

On successful completion of this qualification, you could progress to:

– Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Business Admin

– Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Customer

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