Implementing the GDPR

This course is for owners, trustees, and managers operating a childcare service. It covers the key steps childcare providers need to follow to implement the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in their setting. The GDPR encompasses any personal data that is stored and processed on a standalone computer, a network server, a mobile phone, in the Cloud or as handwritten notes.

This course outlines the key steps required to implement the General Data Protection Regulation in a childcare setting and will help you to understand:

  1. the new GDPR and its associated terminology
  2. the six GDPR privacy principles
  3. the key steps for complying with the GDPR
  4. the data controller fee
  5. record keeping duties
  6. GDPR consent
  7. data protection impact assessments (DPIA)
  8. ICO breach notifications
  9. how to promote good practice within your setting.

This online activity is worth 2 hours Time-Valued CPD and can be completed in your own time.


Members of the Royal Academy of Dance receive discounts on all CPD activities.

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Please note, we only have a few places remaining for this course.

Important information: We are currently upgrading our EduCare e-learning system therefore EduCare course(s) will need to be completed by midnight on 31 August. Please ensure you download your certificate(s) upon completion. Please note, if you are mid-way through a course on 31 August, your account will be migrated to the upgraded system and you will need to start the course again from the beginning in September.

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