Module 1: Fundamentals of Information Privacy
- Unit 1: Common Principles and Approaches to Privacy
This unit includes a brief discussion about the modern history of privacy, an introduction to types of information, an overview of information risk management and a summary of modern privacy principles.
- Unit 2: Jurisdiction and Industries
This unit introduces the major privacy models employed around the globe and provides an overview of privacy and data protection regulation by jurisdictions and by industry sectors.
- Unit 3: Information Security: Safeguarding Personal Information
This unit presents introductions to information security, including definitions, elements, standards, and threats/vulnerabilities, as well as introductions to information security management and governance, including frameworks, controls, cryptography, and identity and access management (IAM).
- Unit 4: Online Privacy: Using Personal Information on Websites and with Other Internet-related Technologies
This unit discusses the web as a platform, as well as privacy considerations for sensitive online information, including policies and notices, access, security, authentication identification and data collection. Additional topics include children’s online privacy, email, searches, online marketing and advertising, social media, online assurance, cloud computing, and mobile devices.
Module 2: European Privacy
- Unit 1: Introduction to European Data Protection
This unit introduces the origins and historical context for privacy in Europe, the European regulatory institutions and the legislative framework for current EU data protection law at both the EU and state level.
- Unit 2: European Data Protection Law and Regulation
This unit takes an in-depth look at data protection concepts, application of the law, data protection principles, legitimate processing criteria, information provision obligations, data subject rights, confidentiality and security, notification requirements, international data transfers, and supervision and enforcement.
- Unit 3: Compliance with European Data Protection Law and Regulation
This unit examines the employment relationship, surveillance activities, marketing activities, internet technology and communications, and outsourcing.
Exams & Certification
The Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) exam assesses knowledge of European privacy laws and regulations and understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to and from the U.S., the EU and other jurisdictions.
The IAPP offers test centre examinations with computer-based delivery through Kryterion's High-stakes Online Secured Testing (HOST) locations, which includes hundreds of testing centres around the world.
Exams are offered year round. Date and time availability varies depending on HOST centre location, and candidates are encouraged to register as early as possible to guarantee a seat. Please note that testing centres may only have dates available within 90 days in advance of the current date.
You are allowed two and a half hours (150 minutes) to complete the CIPP/E exam with 80 items.
NOTE: If you require special accommodations because of a qualifying disability, you must submit an Exam Accommodations Request, complete with documentation, at least 30 days in advance of the date you wish to test. Please do not schedule a test centre exam session until your request has been approved by the IAPP.
What is included?
1 years membership of the IAPP
Course handouts & Study Guide
- Additional Information
START DATE May 2, 2018 END DATE Aug 5, 2019 City London