Data Governance, Protection and Compliance Management
Course Description

Data Governance and Compliance is the specification of decision rights and an accountability framework to encourage desirable behavior in the valuation, creation, storage, use, archiving and deletion of information. It includes the processes, roles, standards and metrics that ensure the effective and efficient use of information in enabling an organization to achieve its goals. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into law across Europe in 2018 and will lead to major changes to Privacy and Data Protection around the world.

This GiRD course provides participants with in-depth knowledge in Data Governance, Privacy and Data Protection and practical skills to help manage, plan, support, analyze, deliver and support an ever-growing volume of data and information within their organizations. The GiRD course addresses international best practices, address industry regulations, legal requirements, information compliance, auditing and cyber security standards.

More specifically, the GiRD course covers best practices and international standards including ISACA, ISO 8000 – International Data Management Standards, Data Analysis, Data Analytics, Big Data, Database, Data Warehouse, Reporting, Information Compliance, and Data Security based on ISO27001 – Information Security, Master Data Management (MDM), Metadata Management & Records Management Compliance. The course also reviews Privacy and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and references cases of major data breaches such as Facebook and Cambridge Analytical.

As part of the GiRD course, participants conduct group and individual exercises and learn from industry best practice case studies. The best practice can be applied to improve data management within their own organizations.

Target Audience

This GiRD course is suitable for IT professionals, document controllers, auditors, site administrators, general management and anyone tasked with managing and protecting data and information. This also includes professionals already familiar and involved with data management and seeking to build on their fundamental principles of managing data, information and records.

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Data Governance, Protection and Compliance Management