Achieving & Maintaining Compliance with Data Protection & GDPR (Online Workshop)


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Achieving & Maintaining Compliance with Data Protection & GDPR (Online Workshop)

While this workshop is intended as an introduction for people who are engaging with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the first time, it will also be a useful refresher for people who have some knowledge and experience of the subject.

The workshop will take you through the fundamental principles, definitions and actions required by the GDPR, there will also be a valuable opportunity to ask questions.

In particular, this workshop will provide attendees with:

  • An overview of GDPR
  • An understanding of the principles, terms and the key roles such as Data Controller, Data Processor and Data Protection Officer and their obligations under the Regulation
  • A walk through pf the Seven Data Management Principles
  • An outline the rights of data subjects - i.e. the people whose data we hold
  • The key steps that organisations need to take to become GDPR compliant.
How to register

This is an online training. Please register below.

Meeting details will be sent to you after registration. 

Your Facilitator


GERRY EGAN is a consultant and trainer who works with a variety of commercial and non-profit clients specialising in corporate governance, data protection, and strategy and change. He is a Chartered Director, and Company Secretary and serves on the board of a charity. Gerry is also a judge in the Good Governance Awards for community and voluntary organisations, charities and social enterprises. 

Feedback from Previous Participants of The Wheel's GDPR Workshops

“I just wanted to thank The Wheel for today’s GDPR presentation by Gerry Egan. It was super – very informative, focused on what we need to know and how to apply the principles. Gerry made it very interesting and manageable – highly recommended“, - T. Leech, UVERSITY

“Gerry delivered the training in a very clear and professional manner, it was easy to understand, he had simple explanations for each point“, - M. Cronin, Irish Seed Savers Association CLG 

“The presentation was clear and the content was excellent“. - J. Boland Religious Sisters of Charity 

“it was very well delivered, engaging , inclusive and all aspects of the platform were used to ensure participation was encouraged. This was a very useful seminar and very well delivered. Feel better equipped to ensure my organisation is compliant with the governance code“. - M. Hartnett-The Bridge Project

“A clear breakdown of a complicated subject”. - P. O'Donoghue - Dignity 4 Patients

“Extremely informative and kept on point”. - K. Murphy, Nurture Africa

“Practical, hands on activities that gave us concrete resources and guidance”. - A. O'Sullivan, Chernobyl Children International

The Wheel wishes to acknowledge support for its training services from the Department of Education and Skills through the National Training Fund

Govt of Ireland
Who should attend

Senior managers, CEOs, Communications Officers, IT Officers, business development officers, data management officers and anyone in the organisation with responsibility for Data Protection.  If you are responsible for personal data processing activities in your organisation and need to demonstrate GDPR compliance this course is for you.