December 2, 2021
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Course Description

In the event of a data breach, companies must be able to evaluate and respond quicky. This one-day workshop will go through the steps required to prepare an incident response plan that works for your company, the legal obligations you need to consider, including when to notify the Data Protection Commission and data subjects.

By attending this course you will learn how to prepare a response plan, your obligations, as well as identifying key roles in the process. During the day we will also run a live breach scenario where you will being given a scenario in real time, and will give you the opportunity to put what you have learned into practice, and manage the breach in groups with assistance from the tutor.

All attendees will get a chance to engage in an informative Q & A session, and will receive a highly informative course pack, and leave with 5 structured CPD Points.

Course Content

  • What is considered a data breach – reference to Art 29 WP/EDPB guidance
  • Preparing an incident response plan
  • Your legal obligations once a breach occurs
  • Who is responsible?
  • When to report to the DPC and Data Subjects
  • Workshop: Live real time scenarios exercise

Who Should Attend?

This course would be relevant to Data Protection Officers, Managers, CEOs, or any personnel involved in data breach readiness.


On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate of Attendance in Data Breach Response Workshop. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants on completion of the course. You will also receive a full Data Breach Response Workshop course pack to refer back to at any time in the future. Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.


An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €425 is currently available. This training course normal rate is €495. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE. The course cost includes all course documentation, the Data Breach Response Workshop training pack, certificates.


Kate Colleary
Country Leader for the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

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