Key Details

Duration: 3 Hours
Delivery: Inhouse

Overview

The Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) enacted new data protection regulations – the Data Protection Regulations 2021 – on 11th February 2021. Training on the new regulations is vital for staff at ADGM firms – not just for successful implementation but also to avoid the possibility of significant financial sanctions...

The Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) enacted new data protection regulations – the Data Protection Regulations 2021 – on 11th February 2021. Training on the new regulations is vital for staff at ADGM firms – not just for successful implementation but also to avoid the possibility of significant financial sanctions for breaches. Suitable for all staff, this course will sit perfectly within firms’ training programmes. It puts the Data Protection Regulations into context, highlighting the core requirements in a way that is sufficiently comprehensive to be suitable for all staff needing training on its purpose and impact.

This course is made up of the following subsections:

Introduction

  • The aim of the regulations
  • Why they are necessary
  • Who they apply to
  • When they apply

General Requirements

  • The principles of the regulations:
  • Lawful, fair and transparent processing
  • Purpose limitation
  • Data limitation
  • Data subject rights
  • Accuracy
  • Data retention period
  • Data security
  • Accountability

Lawful Processing (incl consent)

  • The main instances that provide organisations with the legal basis they require
  • What makes consent valid

Individual Rights

  • Right to be informed
  • Right of access
  • Right to rectify
  • Right of erasure
  • Right to data portability

Accountability

  • Privacy by design
  • Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs)
  • Record of Processing Activities (ROPA)
  • The Data Protection Officer (DPO)
  • High-risk processing activities

Breaches and notifications

  • Notification requirements of a personal data security breach

Data Transfers

  • Restriction on the transfer of personal data outside of the ADGM except in limited circumstances
  • The limited circumstances in which personal data may be transferred