BCS

BCS Foundation Certificate in Data Protection

The BCS Foundation Certificate in Data Protection is suitable for anyone who needs an understanding of UK data protection law and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Target Audience

This course is suitable for anyone looking to learn more about data protection law in the UK. Some pre-course reading is recommended.

Duration

The course is delivered over 3 days, which are usually run consecutively, with the exam run at the end of day 3.

Course Content

The syllabus for this course is set by the BCS and is available from https://www.bcs.org/media/1837/dp-foundation-syllabus.pdf.

Costs

The BCS Foundation Certificate in Data Protection costs £1,100 per person. All course costs are subject to VAT. If you have 4 or more staff requiring training, it is likely to be move cost effective to arrange in house.  Please contact us for details.

Assessment

This course is assessed by a one hour multiple choice paper that has 40 questions. The pass mark is 26 out of 40. Further information is available from https://www.bcs.org/media/1837/dp-foundation-syllabus.pdf .

Delivery

We run this course in locations throughout the UK – see our scheduled courses for available course dates.

We will always arrange additional courses if there is sufficient demand – please contact us to register an interest.  If you have 3 or more staff requiring training, it may be more cost effective to arrange in house training.  Please contact us for details.

Qualification

Successful candidates will receive the BCS Foundation Certificate in Data Protection.

Further Information

Please see https://www.bcs.org/media/1837/dp-foundation-syllabus.pdf or contact us for details.

Other Training Qualifications

Tkm also offers the following qualifications in data protection: