Through this course, participants will learn how to develop competencies required for PDPA compliance within the organisation, and create data protection & information security guide and/or policy. Participants will also understand how to manage compliance using the online data protection management system via a hands-on and practical based approach, where the focus will be placed on understanding compliance and accountability with the new PDPA.

Learning Outcome

At the end of this course, participants will learn:
  • The Personal Data Protection Act & the 11 Obligations
  • The Do-Not-Call Registry
  • The Roles & Responsibilities of the Data Protection Officer
  • Programme Management & Gaps Analysis
  • Information Security Basics & Plan
  • Privacy Operational Life Cycle - Controlling, Securing & Implementing an Information Security Management System for PDPA
  • Data Protection Policy
  • Closing the Gaps Identified & Next Steps
  • Staying Compliant & Performance Management
  • Incident / Response Management & Demonstrating Accountability

Who should Attend?

  • Organisations that need to strengthen their data protection practices to foster customers’ trust and confidence to use data to maximise business value
  • Organisations setting up their data protection Management Programme
  • Train DPO who need to operationalise data protection requirements of PDPA
  • Newly appointed data protection Officers or data protection Executives unsure of their role
  • Newly appointed Data Protection Officers or Data Protection Executives unsure of their role
  • Personnel handling personal data such as HR, Sales & Marketing, Compliance, Finance, Internal Auditors, IT

Eligibility Criteria

Participants should preferably have tertiary qualifications and/ or at least 2 years of working experience

This course is endorsed underCritical Infocomm Technology Resource Programme Plus (CITREP+) Programme.
To find out more about CITREP+ Funding, please refer toProgramme Support under CITREP+ page

Information is accurate as of 12 Jul 2021