There are many options open to all levels of Data Protection Officers (DPOs), and it can be confusing to decide what course to take to improve your capabilities. Let our roadmap guide you to some possible options.
If you are just starting out, consider these courses for new DPOs.
If you already know the basics, consider these advanced courses.
If you are experienced, you may want to get internationally certified.
If you’re just starting out in personal data protection in Singapore, these are some basic courses to get you started on your journey.
A basic course on Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act.
Complements the WSQ PDPA courses and the PDPA Operational Perspective course.
A good course for those on an operational track in data protection.
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Are you in operations or legal and compliance? Choose the right advanced certificate course to increase your competencies, or combine both to improve yourself as a data protection officer.
Trace the evolution of data protection principles and laws globally over the years, and more.
Learn about the competencies required for Singapore’s PDPA compliance within the organisation.
Get an understanding and hands on approach to information and cyber security from a management perspective.
Get a solid foundation for the regional operational governance of a Data Protection Management Programme (DPMP) and more.
Get an understanding and implementation of Data Protection by Design (DPbD) and Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA).
Get an in-depth understanding of Singapore, Hong Kong and India data protection and privacy laws and regulations, and how to apply them.
Get an in-depth understanding of Philippines and Malaysia data protection and privacy laws and regulations, and how to apply them.
Get an in-depth understanding of Indonesia and the rest of the world’s data protection and privacy laws and regulations, and how to apply them.
Learn legal requirements and mechanisms for handling and transferring data across the jurisdictions of Taiwan and China.
Get an understanding of Europe’s data protection laws and regulations and how to apply them to Asia.
Get an understanding of data protection principles and frameworks based on common de facto and international standards.
If you’re already a data protection officer with experience under your belt, or in legal or compliance, you can consider these courses in international certification.
The world’s first and only certification in personal data protection programme management.
The Certified Information Privacy Professional/Asia (CIPP/A) is the first publicly available privacy certification that covers multiple jurisdictions in the Asia region.
This course encompasses pan-European and national data protection laws, key privacy terminology and practical concepts concerning the protection of personal data and trans-border data flows.
Get the knowledge to build your organisation’s privacy structures from the ground up.
Develop a core understanding and skills to integrate governance, risk management and compliance in one capability.
Learn and understand about organising the protection of personal data, the EU rules and regulations regarding data protection.