The Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) of 2010 was introduced and implemented on November 15, 2013. It sets out a complete cross-sectoral framework in order to protect individuals’ personal data with regard to commercial transactions.
This awareness training covers an introduction to PDPA 2010 law, relevant stakeholders and definitions, where PDPA authority lies and your responsibility as an employee to understand the Do’s and Don’ts and practice it.
- Understand the application of the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 and its related offences as a result of non-compliance.
- Identify their role and their responsibility in protecting the personal data of individuals, their company, their customers and their clients.
- Reorganise daily workplace practices to be in stricter compliance with the data security measures in the PDPA.
- Develop principles and mechanism to detect and prevent unauthorised management and dissemination of Personal Data
Who should attend :
Employees who handle personal data on a regular basis as part of their job functions from the following departments:
- IT Legal & Compliance.
- Human Resources.
- Customer service.
- Internal Audit.
- Sales & Marketing.