Becoming and Remaining Compliant with Data Protection & GDPR (online workshop)


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Becoming and Remaining Compliant with Data Protection & GDPR (online workshop)

This 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 of 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.

At the end of this workshop attendees will:

  • Understand the rationale for Data Protection legislation
  • Understand the Seven Principles of Data Management
  • Understand how and why the legislation applies to your organization
  • Understand the different roles in data protection and where you fit in
  • Understand the rights of Data Subjects and how to uphold them
  • Be able to make your organisation compliant and understand the consequences of non-compliance.
How to register
  • You can book places for yourself and/or colleagues by clicking the button below.  
  • This event will take place on Zoom.  
  • Closed Captions can be enabled by participants.   
  • Please email if you have any special requirements.  

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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

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.