EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Foundation

EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Foundation


Wherever personal data is collected, stored, used, and finally deleted or destroyed, privacy concerns rise. The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) affects every organization, large and small, that processes EU personal data. PDPF covers the main subjects related to the protection of personal data.   


Target group

All staff who need to have an understanding of data protection and European legal requirements as defined in the GDPR. More specific the following roles could be interested:
Data Protection Officer, Privacy Officer, Legal Officer / Compliance Officer, Security Officer, Business Continuity Manager.



The certificate EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Foundation (PDPF) is part of the EXIN qualification program Privacy and Data Protection.

e-Competence Framework (e-CF)

The mapping of this certificate against the e-Competence Framework.


 e-CF Area   e-Competence e-1 e-2 e-3 e-4 e-5
ENABLE D.8. Contract Management          
D.10. Information and Knowledge Management          
D.12. Digital Marketing          
Risk Management          
E.6. ICT Quality Management          
E.8. Information Security Management          

Legend for coverage:

  General - The competence is covered at the level indicated
  Partial - The competence is covered to some extent
  Superficial - Relevant knowledge is covered to some extent
  The competence level is available in the framework
  The competence level is not available in the framework





Examination details

Examination type:          Computer-based or paper-based multiple-choice questions

Number of questions:    40

Pass mark:                    65%

Open book/notes:          No

Electronic equipment/aides permitted: No

Time allotted for examination: 60 minutes


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