This qualification is designed for those who wish to improve their knowledge of data protection and data security. Since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018, there are increasing pressures for organisations to ensure they are storing and accessing data correctly and lawfully. This course is designed to support those needs and consists of the following units:
-Understand current data protection legislation -Understand organisational procedures concerning data -Understand threats to ICT systems and data -Understand the consequences of not protecting data
How is the course assessed?
4 x GCSEs at grade 3(D) or above, including Maths and English
In addition: Applicants should be able to demonstrate basic literacy and numeracy skills