Hands-on Data Protection and Cyber Security Workshop


  • Duration

    2 days

  • Course Fee

    ₹ 30,000

  • Ideal For
    • Organisations that need to train their Data Protection Officers
    • Organisations setting up their data protection compliance processes & systems
    • Newly appointed Data Protection Officers unsure of their role
    • Personnel handling personal data such as HR, Sales & Marketing, Compliance, Finance, Internal Auditors, IT

Upcoming Training Dates


The Hands-on Data Protection and Cyber Security workshop by Straits Interactive is the first of its kind in India as well as the ASEAN region. The course offers a hands-on training programme in order to to meet the worldwide shortage of Data Protection Officers (DPOs).

Based on a practical and workshop-format approach, this two-day course provides aspiring DPOs with the competencies they need to devise and implement policies & practices required by data protection laws to support their organisation’s compliance cost-effectively, efficiently and productively.

We don’t just train you – we show you how to assess and treat compliance risks in the context of your organisation’s activities.

At the end of the course, you will have a Compliance Manual for your organisation in addition to data privacy management software and other tools that you may need!

…. with roadmap to International Certification



Data protection responsibilities


  • Step-by-step plan and checklist for DPOs to start their privacy programme management IMMEDIATELY
  • Manage compliance using the online Data Protection Management System (DPMS)
  • Customise your Data Privacy & Information Security Policy for your organisation (based on ISO27002)
  • Get guidance & best practices from experienced and internationally certified privacy practitioners


Module 1

Complying with the common Privacy Principles from an information life cycle perspective

Hands-on Project 1: Identify risks and potential breaches in your current organisation.

Module 2

Roles & Responsibilities of the Data Protection Officer – how to create a privacy programme and compliance framework

Hands-on Project 2: Conduct a privacy audit and Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) of your own organisation and put together a compliance framework.

Module 3

Information Security: Policy, Templates & Tools

Hands-on Project 3: Create, customise and Implement measures to address privacy and information security gaps in your own organisation.

Module 4

Privacy Programme Management & Breach Reporting Procedures Assessment

Project Presentation on effective Privacy / Data privacy programme management.


  • Lecture style
  • Video clips
  • Discussions with consultants
  • Role play / presentations


The course will be conducted or facilitated by any one of the following trainers and consultants who are Certified Information Privacy Managers (CIPM), awarded by professional members of the International Association of Privacy Professionals. The CIPM is the world’s first and only certification in personal data protection programme management. Our trainers have been actively engaged in doing actual PDPA audits of Singaporean companies for Straits Interactive. Together, the team has also trained thousands of participants in the Personal Data Protection Act.

  • One-month trial copy of Data Protection Management System with India IT rules
  • Data Protection / Information Security templates
  • Best practices and PIA templates
  • Compliance Manual tailored for your organisation
  • DPO Competency Certificate


₹ 30,000


Confirmation & Reservation

When registration is confirmed, participants will receive our email confirmation along with information of the course programme. If no seats are available for the applied date, you will be notified immediately and given an alternative date. Straits Interactive reserves the right to change the course schedules, programmes and content without prior notice. We also reserve the right to cancel course due to unforeseen circumstances.


Request for withdrawal or postponement must be made in writing to Straits Interactive. Refunds arising from course withdrawal/deferment will be subjected to the following terms:

More than 2 weeks before course commencement: Full refund.
Less than 2 weeks before course commencement: 50% refund.
On or after course commencement: No refund.