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GDPR and Communications for COLPs and DPOs


Interactive module on GDPR and Communications, including case studies and knowledge checks to measure your understanding.


Put your GDPR and Communications knowledge to use and gain certification by answering 10 multiple choice questions. The pass mark is 70%. Good luck!

Course Description


  • 30 min
  • Intermediate
‘Communications’ refers to the sending or receiving of information. This is a high risk area for data protection, because data is at its most vulnerable when it flows from one place to another. This course looks at the communication methods commonly used in law firms and how to ensure they are GDPR compliant.

Learning outcomes

After completing this course, you will understand how to ensure GDPR compliance in relation to the following methods of communication:

  • Email
  • Phone
  • Video conferencing
  • Post
  • Courier
  • Fax
  • Data rooms
  • Intranet

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