GDPR Essentials - the first 5 steps

GDPR Essentials - the first 5 steps


  • This is a beginners’ course and you will be provided with any documents referred to in the video training

  • No prior GDPR knowledge is assumed in this course


Our 5 Step GDPR introductory course to take you from zero to compliance so you access the expert support and explanation needed to help you reach compliance for GDPR. The law referred to within this course is correct at 14th May 2018

This is what is included in this easy to follow, clear course

Step 1 – Data Audit – What data do I have? (with spreadsheet)

Step 2 – Data Audit – What do I do with the data that I found in Step 1? (with colour-tabbed Word tables)

Step 3 – Permissions – What are the Permissions which apply to how I process the data (as identified in Step 2).

Step 4 – ‘Legitimate Interest’ – What does it mean and how much of my processing can I fit under this umbrella?

Step 5 – Data Cleansing – a short explanation about why secure destruction of data doesn’t mean hitting the delete key and emptying a recycle bin, together with some options for secure destruction methods to investigate

Who this course is for:

  • Someone tasked with GDPR compliance who has identified they need additional help, are seeking some plain English explanations or are short of time to research everything themeselves.