This course will be presented by Data Protection expert Gary Baker co-founder of Baker Lomax Services Limited. Gary is a retired police superintendent, an accredited Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO) and senior decision-maker in high profile police disclosures. An experienced member of, and contributor to Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARAC) and Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA). BLS Ltd provide information, governance & information management services including consultancy and CPD accredited training to the public & private sectors.
The new Data Protection Act 2018 – how to comply and remain effective as a small business
You are probably aware that new Data Protection laws have been introduced from May 2018. The new legislation, along with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is a wide-ranging overhaul of legal requirements which must be met by all businesses.
There is the potential for significant financial penalties for non-compliance – up to 20 million euros.
Small Businesses will not be exempt. You must comply if you regularly process certain categories of personal data, legally this includes collecting & storing as well as using personal data for any purpose.
AES and Gary understand that small businesses have limited resources to devote to Data Protection, but you must comply with the new legislation.
Our day course (CPD approved) covers the practical implications of the new Act and explains the pragmatic actions that staff in small and medium sized organisations must undertake.
All Small & Medium sized business owners, managers, supervisors and admin staff, Accountants, IT providers, Manufacturing companies, Service providers, Sole Traders and partnerships who collect any personal data. etc.
Our course includes: