Certified Information Privacy Professional – Europe (CIPP/E)

The CIPP/E covers the essential pan-European and national data protection laws as well as industry-standard best practices for corporate compliance with these laws. It also addresses the European model for privacy enforcement, key privacy terminology and practical concepts concerning the protection of personnel data and trans-border data flows.

Get global recognition as a data protection professional with our Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe (CIPP/E) course. This 2 day course is based on data protection laws and industry-standard best practices that organizations need to comply with to manage privacy.

On this course you will look at models for privacy enforcement, key privacy terminology and practical concepts for protecting personal data and data flows between different countries, helping your company build its business resilience.

By attending this course you will gain the knowledge and skills required for the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) CIPP/E exam, which will get you Certified Information Privacy Professional status. The IAPP CIPP certification builds upon the Certification Foundation program, which covers the key global privacy concepts. To become CIPP certified, you'll need to pass both the Certificate Foundation and CIPP exams.


Who should attend?

This course is designed for anyone whose work is related to the processing of personal data, particularly those in the public sector and from EU institutions, agencies and bodies, including:

  • Data Protection Officers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Information Officers
  • Record Managers
  • Human Resources Officers
  • Data Protection Professionals

By the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Get an introduction the origins and historical context for privacy in Europe, the European regulatory institutions and the legislative framework for current EU data protection law at both the EU and state level
  • Understand data protection concepts and principles, application of the law, legitimate processing criteria, information provision obligations, data subject rights, confidentiality and security, notification requirements, supervision and enforcement and international data transfers
  • How to help employment relationship, surveillance activities, marketing activities, internet technology and communications, and outsourcing to understand privacy requirements specific to them

Practical Information

This two-day training course includes lunch and drinks. The training and the materials will be provided in English. For further information regarding reduced rates at the hotel where the training is being conducted please contact training.nl@bsigroup.com or 0031-(0)20-3460780.

In-Company training course

When there are more employees who need to understand, implement or audit your management system, a training could be delivered at your location as well. Based on your learning needs we could deliver a customized in-house training course for your team.  

For more information  about the learning path or in-house training courses, please contact Mark Leenaers via +31 20 346 07 83 or send an email to mark.leenaers@bsigroup.com.