GDPR Training Course for Employees

A course that simplifies the General Data Protection Regulation and highlights the essential compliance obligations of employees.

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Why this course?

Does your organization comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? This is a question that has gained a lot of popularity in this digital age. The concept of data protection and privacy is relevant to everyone in one way or another. Effective GDPR training for employees can turn your workforce into your strongest defender. It helps organizations to reduce the risks of GDPR fines and reputational loss. This GDPR course introduces employees to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and gives guidance on their responsibilities to ensure privacy and data protection. 

The audience

Deliver this course to a wide segment of your workforce and external contractors/suppliers.




The course content

Section 1

Understanding GDPR

Introduction to GDPR and definitions under GDPR like data controller, data processor, the data subject, etc. 

Section 2

Requirements under GDPR

Responsibilities of Data Controllers, Data Processors and Data Protection Officer, Rights of Data Subjects under GDPR, and Penalties for non-compliance of GDPR. 

Section 3

Summary and Assessment

Overall summary and mandatory assessment to test your understanding of GDPR. 



LMS compatible

The course runs on any standard LMS that supports SCORM, AICC or TINCAN


Mobile friendly

Responsive course with HTML5 as the underlying technology


Learning time

The course has an approximate learning time of 25-35 minutes.

Customize this course

Unlike off-the-shelf courses, customized content connects well with employees. At Security Quotient, we perfectly align training content with the organization’s security policies, brand guidelines and cultural nuances. Further, we translate the course to the native language spoken by the end-users along-with audio narration by native language speakers.

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Frequently asked questions

Find answers to common questions.

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a framework that establishes guidelines for the collection and handling of personal data of individuals within the European Union (EU).

GDPR compliance training familiarizes employees with the critical components of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR course provides a detailed overview of GDPR principles, related roles, and responsibilities for ensuring privacy and data protection. This reduces the likelihood of organizations being fined under the GDPR and losing their reputation.

Non-compliance with GDPR may result in severe legal, reputational, and financial risks. GDPR violators can be fined up to 20M Euros or 4% of their annual turnover for the preceding financial year (whichever is greater).

GDPR applies to organizations processing Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of EU Residents. However, organizations outside the EU must also comply with GDPR if they collect or process personal information from EU customers.

The GDPR requires businesses to protect the privacy and personal data of EU citizens. It is designed to strengthen the data protection laws and clarify what organizations must do to protect data subject rights.

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