Data Protection and GDPR Level 3 for Managers and Business (VTQ)

Online Training Course

This course is perfect for all managers and businesses to learn all about complying with Data Protection and GDPR. Sign up today and start learning!
£34.95 + VAT
50 Ratings
£34.95 + VAT
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care
Video Playtime

2 hours and 55 minutes

Video Count

64 videos





Proof of Completion


This Course Includes:

  • Endorsed by Skills for Care & TQUK
  • 5.0 hrs CPD Certificate
  • Evidence Based Training Certificate
  • Instant printable wall certificate
  • 24/7 on-demand video
  • Access on mobile
  • Weekly refresher video
  • Expiration reminder
  • Student manual

Preview the course content:

Section 1

Introduction to Data Protection and the GDPR

13 mins
5 videos
This section includes:
  • Course introduction 2:22
  • Data Protection and GDPR level 3 for Managers and Business course overview 2:18
  • GDPR Compliance 2:07
  • and more...
Section 2

Data Protection and GDPR

9 mins
4 videos
This section includes:
  • Who holds personal information 1:59
  • Data Protection and Credit Card Details 2:11
  • Public authorities and Freedom Of Information 2:32
  • and more...
Section 3

Data Protection Impact Assessment

1 mins
1 videos
This section includes:
  • Data protection impact assessment 1:23
Section 4

The Principles of GDPR

15 mins
8 videos
This section includes:
  • Privacy Principles under GDPR 1:35
  • Lawful, Fairness and Transparency 2:28
  • Purpose limitation 1:48
  • and more...
Section 5

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

27 mins
11 videos
This section includes:
  • Does GDPR apply to me 1:42
  • Data Subject and Personal Data under GDPR 2:20
  • Roles within GDPR 2:12
  • and more...
Section 6

Lawful Basis

7 mins
4 videos
This section includes:
  • Consent 2:50
  • Contract 1:17
  • Legal obligation, Vital Interests and Public Task 1:47
  • and more...
Section 7

The Rights of the Data Subject

17 mins
8 videos
This section includes:
  • The right to be informed 2:54
  • The right of access - SAR 2:27
  • The right to rectification 1:20
  • and more...
Section 8

SAR Request

5 mins
3 videos
This section includes:
  • SAR-Information you should provide 1:01
  • SARS - Data relating to others 1:09
  • What to do when you receive a SAR 2:58
Section 9

Keeping Safe Online

41 mins
12 videos
This section includes:
  • Cybercrime 1:17
  • Phishing and Malware 3:55
  • Business Email Compromise 1:33
  • and more...
Section 10

Discussing GDPR

34 mins
7 videos
This section includes:
  • Data Breaches 3:23
  • GDPR and the small business 7:12
  • Lawful Basis 6:21
  • and more...
Section 11


2 mins
1 videos
This section includes:
  • Course Summary 2:07

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Managers, employers and businesses need to have a higher understanding of their responsibilities regarding Data Protection and GDPR.  Data Protection training gives learners an insight into the regulations that cover the storage and security of data in the workplace. Keeping data safe is a legal requirement and the course covers these requirements to ensure that staff understand why and how we comply with the rules.

Learn how to understand your requirements under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)  and learn about the requirements to handle a Subject Access Request (SAR).  The course also looks at the lawful basis for handling data which is a vital component when processing any data.

The course covers the data protection principles as well as other relevant data protection subjects allowing compliance for companies and employees.  

Subject Access Requests or SAR's are an important subject for all employees to understand as they can be submitted to all members of staff so it is vital that everyone understands how important they are and what to do with them when they are received by any business.

GDPR is an ongoing process and gives data subjects rights that have to be understood and respected by all businesses. The course covers data principles, legal basis and what to do when a potential data breach occurs.

If you would prefer a class-based lesson at your workplace nationally we have a network of instructors who can deliver the training at your workplace and we also offer a level 2 Data Protection and GDPR course for employees.

This qualification and most of the other ProTrainings qualifications are Endorsed by TQUK to show our commitment to extra levels of compliance and quality assurance.

Companies, organisations or agencies are encouraged to contact us for group discounts and information about onsite training and how our system can be used to track and monitor your staff training.

This course comes with 5.0 hrs (4.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 55 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

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