Privacy and Data Protection Essentials

Privacy and data protection fundamentals & regulation
  • Organizing data protection
  • Practice of data protection
  • Target group

    Everyone that wants or needs to have a basic understanding of data protection and European legal requirements as defined in the GDPR. The Essentials exam is exceptionally suitable for everyone that needs to make informed decisions regarding the privacy and data protection of their own data.

    Bloom level

    The Privacy & Data Protection Essentials certification tests candidates at Bloom Level 1 and Level 2 according to Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy:

    • Bloom Level 1: Remembering – relies on recall of information. Candidates will need to absorb, remember, recognize and recall. This is the building block of learning before candidates can move on to higher levels.

    Training duration

    Contact hours (face to face learning)

    The recommended number of contact hours for this training course is 7. This includes group assignments, exam preparation and short breaks. This number of hours does not include homework, the exam session and lunch breaks.

    Indication study effort

    20 hours, depending on existing knowledge.

    Training requirements

    This training does not require any prerequisites.


    Jamal SAAD

    Certification body 


    Privacy and Data Protection Essentials

    Last modified: Tuesday, 26 January 2021, 4:55 PM