Overview

Data protection can seem like a daunting prospect, especially for many charities and small organisations. This course aims to help you gain an understanding of what your responsibilities are under the current Data Protection Act. It also provides practical tips on how to process personal and sensitive data without breaching the Act and raises awareness of the consequences of non-compliance. The likely implications of the EU General Data Protection Regulation is also highlighted.

What will I learn?training

By the end of this session you will:

  • Understand the eight principles of the Data Protection Act
  • Understand how it applies to the personal and sensitive data you collect, use and process
  • Gain an ability to identify potential areas of concern
  • Have an understanding of how to reduce the risk of a data breach
  • Have an understanding of the potential impact of the future change to regulation

Benefits to youtraining

You will leave the session with some practical tools and ideas for managing personal and sensitive data and ensuring you comply with the Data Protection Act.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone who handles personal and sensitive information, either through paper or electronic records. The Data Protection Act applies to any charity that collects, uses or holds personal or sensitive data.

Date:

Thursday 15th December 2016

Time:

9.45am arrival for tea, coffee and networking for a 10am start. The workshop will finish by 1pm.

Cost:

£60 per person for OCVA Members
£65 per person from a charitable organisation who are not OCVA members
£70 per person from a non-charitable organisation

Venue:

OCVA
Oxford Office Furniture Training Suite
The Old Court House
Floyds Row
St Aldates
Oxford
OX1 1SS

There is no parking available, although we maybe able to assist those with disabilities. Please contact us to enquire if you have a disability. Our venue is serviced with good transport links, if you are driving you may wish to take advantage of the Park and Ride services located at Redbridge, Pear Tree or Oxford Thornhill. Alternatively you can park in one of the City Centre car parks such as Gloucester Green, Oxpens, Oxford Train Station or Worcester Street.

Enquiries contact:

Charlotte
Telephone:  01865 251946
Email: training@ocva.org.uk

When contacting us please state the name of the course your correspondence is in relation to.

Registration:

Please note there are two steps to this process and both steps of the process will need to be completed to secure your place.

Step 1: Please register your details with us on the form:

Please note that registration without payment does not constitute a booking. Both are required, and we do check. (Thanks!)

Step 2: Make payment within 2 working days of registering.

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