Data Security Compliance

Ensure that your organisation is compliant in terms of data security.



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Offer ends 31 August 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
1 Month
No formal qualification

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Being certified in Data Security Compliance means that you have what it takes to ensure you’re organisation is compliant in terms of data security. Due to new regulations such as GDPR, companies need to document how they collect, process and store personal data. The cost to business for not being compliant is extremely high, that’s why there is a need for individuals who can ensure a business is compliant in terms of data security.


This Data Security Compliance course covers topics such as protecting personal information, technical safeguards, physical safeguards and more. The course will ensure you have what it takes to ensure the protection of sensitive data.

Why study online?

Online learning is the learning method of the future. Less and less people are turning to traditional classroom methods for learning. Today people are busier than ever, having to work even harder for their money. This leaves very little time and options for self-development. Online learning is the answer to those seeking to save money and learn in their own time.


Module 1: Data Breaches and ID Theft

• Course Introduction

• Threat and Cost

Module 2: Device Security Basics

• It’s All About YOU - Part 1

• It’s All About YOU - Part 2

Module 3: Avoiding Inadvertent Disclosure

• No More OOps - Part 1

• No More OOps - Part 2

Module 4: Physical and Technical Safeguards

• The DO Of Security - Part 1

• The DO Of Security - Part 2

• Course Outro

Please note that the official exam is not included, however for those who complete the course, they will receive a completion certificate upon request.

Who is this course for?

The Data Security Compliance training course is ideal for anyone who wishes to gain an understanding of internet security and would like to learn how to maintain the safety and security of sensitive data and personal information.


There are no requirements for this Data Security Compliance course.

Career path

Junior Security Analyst
Security Administrator
IT Security Engineer
Security Analyst
IT Security Officer
IT Manager
Network Administrator

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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