The Award in GDPR will give you a clear understanding of the main legal requirements and information to make sure your marketing activities involving personal data are compliant to the GDPR and DPA18. The course will take you through the key concepts of the Regulation, highlighting the actions you can take to be compliant.
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This course is designed for the following people:
What this course is not:
This is a practical course which is designed to take you through the main concepts of the GDPR, supporting you in developing your marketing campaigns in compliancy to the Regulation.
Each lesson will provide a practical demonstration of what actions you should take and which tools you could use.
Throughout the course, you will find exercises and templates which will help you in putting your learning into practice straight away. The course's aim is to make sure you do not only know the theory but also develop a practical understanding of which actions you have to put in place to make sure you are compliant to the Regulation.
Enjoy the flexibility of devising your own personalised study routine with your programme deadlines via a stream of online content run over 3 months. You will receive email support and 24/7 access to course materials. For more information call 020 8614 0277
John has extensive knowledge of the data and marketing industry, with over 20 years of experience. Since 2012, John Mitchison has been the Director of Policy and Compliance. During this time he has worked closely with a variety of stakeholders within the industry providing expert advice and support to organisations dealing with the legal, compliance and policy-related changes affecting their businesses, as well as contributing guidance to many industry and government working groups and committees. Before joining the DMA, John worked at Acxiom and before that the Daily Telegraph, where his roles involved managing large data campaigns.
Janine Paterson works for the DMA as Solicitor and Legal Manager. She joined the DMA in June 2007 and her role includes running the legal team which offers advice to members on legal matters affecting the direct marketing industry including data protection, consumer law and prize draws and competitions. Janine regularly contributes to DMA member communications on a variety of subjects affecting the direct marketing industry and responds to both Government and European consultations, undertaking lobbying on behalf of the interests of DMA members. Before joining the DMA, she spent 10 years as a Senior Lawyer with the UK's largest independent consumer body. She holds a Master of Laws degree from Brunel University.
London (W1W 8SS)
After completing the IDM Award in GDPR, I now feel that I have the confidence, knowledge and tools to plan for the GDPR changes in May 2018 for my company. It is 3 hours and £100 amazingly well spent.
Supporter Relations Manager, Wooden Spoon