Data Protection and Privacy Awareness
A customizable course to enable your workforce with the expertise to protect personal information, comply with privacy regulations, and cultivate a data protection mindset throughout the company.
Audience: All/ End-Users, Learning time: 30-35 minutes
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Protect your organization with our Arabic Data Protection and Privacy Awareness Course – empowering your workforce to defend against cyber threats and safeguard data effectively.
The purpose of this course is to equip your employees with vital knowledge regarding the protection of personal information to ensure privacy. This encompasses safeguarding the personal data of employees, customers, partners, vendors, and others. Additionally, participants will gain insight into the data protection laws and regulations of different countries, along with best practices.
The course will delve into the topics of data privacy breaches, their implications, and real-life case studies. To assess the knowledge and comprehension acquired throughout the course, there will be a concluding assessment. Upon successful completion of the assessment, participants will have the opportunity to obtain a certificate as proof of their achievement.
Section 1: Data Privacy Breaches – Real Case Studies
This section of the course goes beyond theoretical knowledge and delves into real-life case studies of privacy breaches. By analyzing actual incidents, participants can identify the specific vulnerabilities and factors that contributed to each breach. They can then apply this knowledge to their own work environments, implementing proactive measures to prevent similar breaches from occurring. Furthermore, they can explore breaches that have impacted employees, customers, partners, vendors, and other stakeholders. This broadens their perspective on the potential risks and areas where privacy protection is crucial.
Section 2: Overview of Data Protection and Privacy
This section provides a concise overview of data protection and privacy fundamentals and relevant examples.
- Brief of Data Protection and Privacy
- Types of personal information
- Why is data privacy important for businesses?
- Key roles in data privacy
- Principles of data privacy
Section 3: Data Protection and Privacy Regulations Around the World
This section explores the laws and regulations of different countries pertaining to data protection and privacy.
- General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
- Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) – Singapore
- Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) – Malaysia
- UAE Data Protection Law
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
- California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)
- Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA)
Section 4: Practicing Data Protection and Privacy at Work
This section presents four scenario-based challenges that employees can directly relate to their work.
- Sharing personal information with unauthorized people
- Sharing personal information over unauthorized communication channels
- Copying personal information to unauthorized devices
- Sharing personal information on social media platforms
Section 5: Reporting Data Privacy Incidents
This section highlights examples of privacy incidents and provides guidance on reporting procedures.
- What is a privacy incident?
- Examples of privacy incidents
- How to report a privacy incident?
Section 6: Summary and Assessment
This section summarizes the key takeaways from the course and includes an assessment at the end to evaluate knowledge and understanding.