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GDPR Support for Schools: GDPR for Business Officers

This course can be delivered for your cluster or MAT


This full day intensive workshop is designed to take School Business Officers through the core elements of data protection compliance within schools, focussing on practical application.


The workshop begins by covering the key principles of data protection but quickly moves through information security and data privacy considerations to Information Asset Registers, Data Privacy Impact Assessments, Subject Access Requests and breaches. The course will also share examples of best practice gathered from around Derbyshire on topics such as the annual data collection, school social media, photo consent and even bookbag leaflets and birthday boards.


By the end of the course delegates will be able to:
  • Understand the importance of data protection compliance
  • Understand the key principles of data protection and how they apply in the school setting
  • Understand what and Information Asset Register, Data Protection Impact Assessment and a Subject Access request are and what to do with them
  • Work out some of the things they need to do next towards compliance

Booking Information

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
If you would like us to deliver this course for your cluster or MAT we will do so at a reduced price of £150 per head, subject to a minimum of 10 attendees (the cluster/MAT would need to arrange the catering or require delegates to BYO). To arrange this please contact us at gdprforschools@derbyshire.gov.uk or call us on 01629 532888/


Headteachers, Business Managers, Bursars/Finance Managers and Data Managers, Data Protection Officers, Governors

13 Sep 2019 09:00 - 16:00

Closing date: 02/09/2019
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Data Protection for Schools
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Date and Time

13 Sep 2019 09:00 - 16:00


The Lime Tree (MR / Meeting Room), Lime Tree Business Park, Lime Tree Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3EJ


Clare Wilson
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