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GDPR for Security Professionals: A Framework for Success

Price: $320.00

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Course Summary

Online self-paced course designed to help security professionals contribute to the strategy, direction and implementation of the European Union’s Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Leveraging the thought leadership from the (ISC)² EMEA GDPR Advisory Council and other industry experts as well as lessons learned from (ISC)²’s own GDPR implementation this interactive immersive training experience provides the tools, knowledge and resources needed to maintain organizational compliance with GDPR mandates.

Modules Include

Setting the GDPR Strategy, Organizational Awareness, Data Protection by Design and by Default, Policies and Procedures, Organizational Culture, Implementation: From Policy to Operations, Data Classification and Mapping, Data Protection Impact Assessment: Complement to Risk Management.

Audience or Who Should Take This Course

Security professionals working with organizations that provide and/or market goods and services to customers that reside in countries within the European Union, as well as those seeking to leverage GDPR principles to refine their data privacy processes.

Experience Required

Familiarity with GDPR requirements and security concepts including CIA triad, personal data, PII, privacy concepts, CISSP domains with focus on Security and Risk Management, Security Engineering, Communications and Network Security,and Security Operations.

How This Course Works

Each module includes an introductory presentation introducing key concepts based on specific learning objectives, interviews from the (ISC)² GDPR implementation team providing insight into their experiences, articles and/blogs written by industry experts and excerpts from prerecorded webinars addressing GDPR implementation. The module will conclude with an interactive exercise and activity designed to reinforce learning. Please note that all learning components in each module must be completed before advancing to the next module.

At the end of the 8th module you will be asked to take a final assessment. Please note that you must score 70% or higher on the final assessment prior to receiving a certificate of completion and earning 8 continuing professional education (CPE) credits.

CPE Reporting

Please make sure at the end of the course that you download and retain the certificate of completion as proof of credits earned. CPE credits earned for this course may be eligible for continuing professional education credits for non-(ISC)² certifications. Please visit the continuing education requirements established by the credentialing organization for eligibility.


This course was created with the help of industry experts and thought leaders committed to ensuring their organizations or the organizations they are helping are complying with the requirements of the GDPR and/or refining their data privacy processes to protect their customers, staff and other key stakeholders. A special thank you to the following for their contribution to this course.

• (ISC)² EMEA Office

• (ISC)² GDPR Implementation Team

• (ISC)² EMEA 2018 Advisory Council

• Webinar participants and sponsors.

• David Higgins, CISSP, CEH, 4ITSec,

• (ISC)² Security Team

Price: $320.00