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GDPR Module 2: Key Definitions
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Discover the key definitions of the GDPR.

GDPR Module 2: Key Definitions

Discover the key definitions of the GDPR.

GCHQ Certified
Included in…
Bob's CultureBob's Compliance
You’ll be able to…

Recognise what “personal data” is.

Understand who a “data subject” is.

Course overview

About the course

This module outlines the key definitions of the GDPR, some of which are rewordings of those mentioned in the Data Protection Act (1998). To become GDPR compliant, it’s important that you understand these terms.

GDPR 2
GDPR Module 2

Our GDPR Suite is a collection of 9 courses, designed to teach your workforce about the principles of GDPR, their responsibilities within it and more - all with our signature approachable style.

GDPR 2
GDPR Module 2

Our GDPR Suite is a collection of 9 courses, designed to teach your workforce about the principles of GDPR, their responsibilities within it and more - all with our signature approachable style.

Versions available

  • UK
  • EU
  • EU Combination UK/EU

What’s covered

  • What personal data actually means.
  • What differentiates special category data.
  • Who a data subject is.
  • The difference between data controllers and processors.
  • What your data protection supervisory authority is.
  • What is meant by profiling.
  • The difference between pseudonymisation and anonymisation.

Learning outcomes

By the time you complete the GDPR Module 2: Key Definitions, you should be able to:

Identify

  • Who a data subject is.
  • The chain of command within your organisation, in relation to GDPR.

Understand

  • The difference between data controllers and data processors.
Recognised excellence

Course accreditations

In association with National Cyber Security Center

The GDPR Module 2: Key Definitions course is accredited by the National Cyber Security Centre.

Our learning methodology

The Bob’s Business way

Bob’s Business courses are built on the twin principles of behavioural science and psychology to deliver truly exceptional results to organisations of all sizes, across the public and private sectors.

Simple, actionable advice
Simple, actionable advice

We choose to use clear language and simple, actionable advice in our courses to help lock in positive behaviours.

Simple, actionable advice
Simple, actionable advice

We choose to use clear language and simple, actionable advice in our courses to help lock in positive behaviours.

High-quality course design
High-quality course design

Our courses are built in house by our dedicated team and use animations, storytelling and a cast of unique characters for training people actually want to take.

Online learning
Online learning

Every Bob’s Business course is powered by online learning and hosted on an included LMS, which enables users to take our courses at any time, on any device.

Included reinforcement
Included reinforcement

Each course comes with a dedicated Reinforcement Pack, with up-to 18 included materials like screensavers, blog posts, email footers and more to drive home the key messages of each course and help make new behaviours permanent.

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