EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Foundation

EXIN Privacy & Data Protection Foundation covers the main subjects related to the protection of personal data. Candidates benefit from a certification that is designed to validate the required knowledge to help ensure compliance to the General Data Protection Regulation.

Who is this certification for?

Privacy & Data Protection Foundation is designed for all staff who need to have an understanding of data protection and the European legal requirements as defined in the GDPR. This makes it ideal for data protection officers, privacy officers, legal/compliance officers, security officers or business continuity managers.

Main subjects

Privacy & Data Protection Fundamentals and Regulations
Organizing data protection
Practice of data protection

Required reading

L. Besemer
Privacy and Data Protection based on the GDPR
Van Haren Publishing, 2020
ISBN: 978 94 018 0676 3 (paperback)
ISBN: 978 94 018 0677 0 (e-book)
ISBN: 978 94 018 0678 7 (ePub)

Additional literature:

European Commission
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Regulation EU 2016/679
Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union.
Brussels, 6 April 2016
Free download on: http://eur-lex.europa.eu (pdf) or https://gdpr-info.eu/ (html)