Become a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)

In this learning path, you will explore the details of the IAPP CIPP/E subject matter and learn more about privacy law, the rights of individuals and the common body of knowledge.

12 courses  //   33 videos  //   8 hours of training

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CIPP/E training

This learning path teaches you the necessary information to pass the IAPP CIPP/Europe, mapped to the common body of knowledge. As you progress through the 12 lessons, you will build up from core definitions of data protection law, the rights of individuals, the powers of the regulators and the obligations of organizations. These lessons are designed as an aid to enable both the passing of the IAPP exam and to further your own understanding of how to apply the law to a given situation, from first principles through to advanced interactions and concepts.

Learning path components

IAPP CIPP/E Practice Exam
Practice Exam
IAPP CIPP/E Practice Exam

IAPP CIPP/E Practice Exam

Prepare for your CIPP/E exam and test your domain knowledge.

Number of questions: 35

Origins and Historical Context of Data Protection Law
Course
Origins and Historical Context of Data Protection Law

Origins and Historical Context of Data Protection Law

A discussion of privacy versus data protection and different approaches around the world.

3 videos
36 minutes of training

European Union Institutions
Course
European Union Institutions

European Union Institutions

A discussion on the differences between the Council of Europe and the EU.

2 videos
42 minutes of training

EU Legislative Framework
Course
EU Legislative Framework

EU Legislative Framework

The timeline of data protection law and the extent of GDPR application.

2 videos
35 minutes of training

Data Protection Concepts and Scope
Course
Data Protection Concepts and Scope

Data Protection Concepts and Scope

A discussion on types of personal data and further definitions of roles assigned by the GDPR.

2 videos
44 minutes of training

Data Processing Principles
Course
Data Processing Principles

Data Processing Principles

A discussion of the application of the privacy principles and their role in data protection law.

3 videos
39 minutes of training

Lawful Processing Criteria
Course
Lawful Processing Criteria

Lawful Processing Criteria

A discussion on how to process data with lawful reasoning.

3 videos
44 minutes of training

Transparency and Data Subject’s Rights
Course
Transparency and Data Subject’s Rights

Transparency and Data Subject’s Rights

A discussion on the rights of the data subjects under the GDPR.

4 videos
55 minutes of training

Obligations of Controllers and Processors
Course
Obligations of Controllers and Processors

Obligations of Controllers and Processors

A discussion of controllers and processor obligations under the GDPR.

3 videos
52 minutes of training

Security and Data Breaches
Course
Security and Data Breaches

Security and Data Breaches

Exploring security and data breaches, and what the law requires.

3 videos
37 minutes of training

International Data Transfer
Course
International Data Transfer

International Data Transfer

Exploring international data transfer and its challenges.

3 videos
45 minutes of training

Powers of the Regulator
Course
Powers of the Regulator

Powers of the Regulator

A discussion on the roles of the regulators and their enforcement powers.

2 videos
26 minutes of training

Application of the Law
Course
Application of the Law

Application of the Law

The GDPR and its interactions with different laws.

3 videos
38 minutes of training

 

What you’ll learn.

  • The context of European data protection law
  • Data protection concepts, principles and application
  • European data protection practices
  • Privacy-related internet technology and communications

Who is this for?

  • Chief privacy officers (CPOs) and other senior information management professionals who serve a European-based corporate organization or a global multinational with business or policy interests in Europe
  • Staff members who serve or support a privacy or compliance team and need to achieve a consistent level of privacy education
  • Intermediate-level privacy professionals and entry-level candidates who are transitioning from non-privacy roles inside European corporate organizations or who are entirely new to the privacy profession
  • Information management professionals in European financial services, healthcare or telecommunications industries who seek to broaden their expertise into a general information privacy scope
  • Information security professionals (CISO, CISSP)
  • Information auditing and IT governance professionals (CISA, CISM)

Meet the author

Ralph O'Brien

Ralph is a trusted advisor on Global Privacy and Security compliance, practices and management. His experience includes strategic GDPR adoption programs, advisory services and assurance delivery in global multinational environments.

He has worked in a wide variety of industry sectors including Defense, Public Sector, Pharma and Financial Services, representing both multinational corporations and boutique specialist consultancies.

He continues to be a hands-on practitioner, combining business level consultancy with training and technical experience. He was responsible for the first global joint 27001/25999 management system to be certified. With a focus upon business processes and the protection of information, and an ethos of management assurance, risk management and knowledge transfer he continues to ensure effective protection of assets appropriate to the business needs of the client.

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