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GDPR UK Education

CPD, IIRSM & Skills for Care Approved

This UK GDPR in Education Training is aimed at anyone working within the Education sector and provides an in-depth look at the GDPR, with a specific focus on protecting children’s data.

Course Description

Working in education means that you’re likely to handle special category data on a very regular basis. By the end of this UK GDPR in Education Training users will be able to identify personal data and special category data, know how to keep children’s data safe and they will have a clear understanding of the 7 Principles of the GDPR and how they apply to the work they do. This course only takes 40 minutes to complete and users will be provided with a printable certificate upon course completion.

Target Audience

This IIRSM approved GDPR in Education Training is suitable for those who handle data within the Education Sector. This course gives an overview of the GDPR in the UK, focusing on its relevance to the Education sector and the importance of protecting children’s data. It has been designed specifically for nurseries, schools, and colleges.


This online GDPR UK Education course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, IIRSM and Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Know the Individual Rights guaranteed to all Data Subjects and what you have to do to uphold them
  • Understand how the Regulation applies to your role specifically and the Education sector as a whole
  • Know how to keep children’s data safe

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
GDPR UK Education Training 1 Background 70%
GDPR UK Education Training 2 The Regulation 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


40 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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