GDPR: An Overview of the Regulation & Channel Islands Data Protection Laws

Course Summary

This online training module has been designed by legal and design experts to help every member of staff understand the major aspects and legal requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation and the equivalent Data Protection laws in Guernsey and Jersey. By the end of the module, it is hoped that you will be able to apply this understanding – to make informed, compliant decisions when collecting, storing and processing people’s personal data as part of daily work activities.

Number of hours: 1 hour (consisting of 3-15 minutes bookmarked sessions)

Price: 1-99 staff £50 per annual user licence

Discounts available over 100+ staff – contact us to discuss


This GDPR and Channel Islands Data Protection online module has been designed to inform all personnel, at all levels, across all industry sectors, who come into contact with personal data about the major aspects and legal requirements of the legislation.

Enrolled employees can access the module on TPE’s Learning Management System via the company portal and company administrators can record and report on staff training. Or, you can host and administer the training via your own LMS.


  • What is new in comparison to the EU Directive
  • Who does the GDPR apply to
  • What is meant by ‘Personal Data’
  • The Key Principles of the GDPR
  • Major Aspects: Scope, consent, individuals' rights, subject access requests, privacy by design and by default, role of the Data Protection Officer, DPIAs, good data governance, notifications, reporting and penalties
  • Implications of the GDPR and local Data Protection laws for organisations in the Channel Islands
  • Scenario-Based Assessment & CPD Certification

Course Benefits

  • Enable organisation-wide compliance with the GDPR and local Data Protection laws. Safeguard personal data by design and by default.
  • Develop a culture of data protection and data privacy leading to informed, compliant decision-making.
  • Identify any organisational compliance risks early and mitigate risks.
  • Reduce chances of facing significant regulatory fines and associated reputational damage for non-compliance.
  • Demonstrate accountability by evidencing appropriate organisational measures taken to raise Data Protection legislative awareness.
  • Integrate modules as part of a wider organisational blended Data Protection training program and campaign.

Tutor Profile

GDPR and Data Protection legal expertise has been provided by Carey Olsen; regulatory guidance has been provided by Emma Martins, the Data Protection Commissioner for the Bailiwick of Guernsey; technical and business compliance expertise has been provided by Grant Hamilton MD of BITS; eLearning design expertise has been provided by Sarah Levy, and market leading web and multimedia design expertise provided by TPA.

Course at a Glance

  • Next Start Dates: New dates TBA
  • CPD Points: 0
  • Course Cost: £50.00
  • Course Length: Course length unavailable

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