Certificate in Data Protection (Intake 1 Day)

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-BRDAT-W)
Key Programme Details
Award

NFQ Level 8 (10 credit module)

NFQ Level

8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Daytime

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

General Information
Contact

Augusta Adekoya

Email

Springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175288

Address

Faculty of Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

27/09/2019

Start Date

30/09/2019

End Date

14/10/2019

About this Course

To provide a learning opportunity for compliance and/or other relevant professionals to develop the necessary intellectual capital to ensure that their organisations meet their current and future regulatory responsibilities in relation to data protection.

Objectives

On completion of this programme, students should be able to:
• Interpret and apply relevant and current Data Protection Legislation;
• Use contemporary theories and practical evidence to design a data protection framework within your organisation;
• Design, complete and report on major data protection projects which comply with legislation while enhancing the reputation of the organisation;
• Justify the rationale behind recommendations in relation to data protection.
• Maintain, develop and apply professional best practice and use academic literature to contribute to a personal ethos of lifelong learning and self-improvement.

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case by case basis.
Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.

Long Description

To provide a learning opportunity for compliance and/or other relevant professionals to develop the necessary intellectual capital to ensure that their organisations meet their current and future regulatory responsibilities in relation to data protection.
They will
1. Interpret and apply relevant and current Data Protection Legislation.
2. Use contemporary theories and practical evidence to design a data protection framework within your organisation.
3. Design, complete and report on major data protection projects which comply with legislation while enhancing the reputation of the organisation.
Justify the rationale behind recommendations in relation to data protection. 4. Maintain, develop and apply professional best practice and use academic literature to contribute to a personal ethos of lifelong learning and self-improvement.

Timetable Info

Carlow Campus: 3 Days Part-Time:
Monday 30 Sept-9-4pm
Monday 7 Oct-10-4pm
Monday 14 Oct-10-4pm

Delivery Location

Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Carlow

Delivery Notes

In class

Admissions Contact Details
Contact Person

Augusta Adekoya

Address

Faculty of Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Phone

0599175288

Email

Springboard@itcarlow.ie

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie
This programme is 90% funded for those in employment, students that fall into this category must pay a fee of €75.00. This fee becomes payable before registration in August.
This programme is free to those in receipt of qualifying Social Welfare Payments and Returners - see details below.
To complete your application process you must email Springboard@itcarlow.ie with the following
(1) A scanned copy of your EU Passport, or a scanned copy of your non-EU Passport with a copy of your Stamp 4 visa. You are not required to provide a copy of your Public Services Card to verify ID.
(2) A copy of your Curriculum Vitae.
(3) A copy of your Level 7 Degree/ Major Award or highest other qualification. Translated if not in English
(4) A scanned copy of a recent payslip if employed showing your PPSN, or a scanned copy of a recent payment slip if in receipt of Jobseekers Allowance/ benefit, or a copy of Letter from the Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection, or a letter from your Accountant confirming that you are Self-employed, or an Affidavit signed by you and the appropriate third-party confirming that you are a Homemaker.