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GDPR - Privacy & Data Protection Foundation  [P-PDPF2]


Course topic

Every company is covered by Data Privacy and Data Protection Regulations. The new General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) is applicable to all EU countries as well as to all countries that operate with the EU. So also Switzerland. Organizations must be more careful in enforcing compliance with personal information (PII). The requirements and penalties for data breaches are much higher.

This course provides an overview of the rights and obligations of companies in the processing of personal data. The course provides you with appropriate options to decide on how to handle PII and other data.

Training Objectives

Module 1 - Fundamentals Privacy

  • Privacy
  • General Data Protection Regulation
  • Definitions
  • Lawfulness of processing
  • Data leakage
  • Privacy guidance programs
Module 2 - Organizing Privacy
  • Task, role and responsibility
  • Processing agreement
  • Data processing

Module 3 - Privacy in Practice

  • Policy rules
  • Social media and marketing
  • Privacy Impact Assessment

Module 4 - GDPR and Switzerland (not relevant for the certification exam)

  • GDPR and the Swiss Data Protection Act

Training Preconditions

No formal prerequisites necessary.

Target group

The Privacy & Data Protection Foundation is intended for everyone who collects, edits, processes or manages personal information for his/her work, or who needs to know their legal responsibilities surrounding the use of PII. This can include:

  • Security Manager
  • Service provider
  • Auditors
  • Accountant
  • Financial profession


Privacy and Data Protection Foundation (PDPF), awarded by EXIN

To successfully pass the certification exam, an Addition of 60 hours self study, depending on existing Knowledge, has to be calculated.


GDPR Foundation folder including:

  • Student Workbook
  • GDPR Regulation in detail
  • USB stick with
    • Slideshow
    • Exam simulator

Public    GDPR - Privacy & Data Protection Foundation

Start End Duration Location Language Price CHF Status
Start27.08.2020 End28.08.2020 Duration2 days Location LanguageDE Price CHF1'950.- StatusBook
Start16.11.2020 End17.11.2020 Duration2 days Location LanguageDE Price CHF1'950.- StatusBook
Plus certification fee (optional) in the amount of 300.-


An internal seminar is possible, from at least six persons.


Early birds rebate

If you book your course more than 4 months in advance you will get a rebate of 10% on the course fee.

Volume discount

Motivate your colleagues. Already with 3 people in the same course and simultaneous registration we grant interesting discounts on the course fees:

  • 3 persons on the same course date 10%
  • 4 persons on the same course date 15%
  • 5 persons on the same course date 20%

The discounts are not cumulative - it is always the highest that counts.

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