EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Practitioner

EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Practitioner is an advanced-level certification that validates a professional’s knowledge and understanding of the European privacy (data protection) legislation. The exam looks at the international relevance of these regulations and tests the individual's ability to apply this knowledge and understanding in everyday professional practice.

Who is this certification for?

EXIN Privacy & Data Protection Practitioner is ideal for: Data Protection Officers (DPOs), Privacy Officers, Legal / Compliance Officers, Security Officers, Business Continuity Managers, Data Controllers, Data Protection Auditors (internal and external) and HR managers. As this is an advanced-level certification, it is advisable to have passed EXIN Privacy and Data Protection Foundation before taking this exam. Note: As per October 1, the exam will be 120 minutes instead of 90.

Main subjects

Data protection policies
Managing and organizing data protection
Roles of the Controller, Processor and Data Protection Officer (DPO)
Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)
Data breaches, notification and incident response

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Duration: 2 hours
Number of questions: 40 (Multiple Choice)
Pass mark: 65%
Open book: No
Electronic equipment allowed: No
Level: Advanced
Available languages: Brazilian Portuguese, English, German, Dutch, Japanese
Requirements: Accredited training Privacy and Data Protection Practitioner, including successful completion of the Practical Assignments