GDPR For Foster Carers Fostering

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy. While the UK is no longer an EU member state, UK data protection laws still apply. This course will explain both GDPR and UK data protection laws. This course will explain what is covered under data protection law and how this should be applied when working with children and young people. The course also provides example case studies of GDPR breaches.

The learning objectives for this course are as follows:

  • To understand the legislation and policy surrounding General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • To understand GDPR in a post-Brexit sense
  • To know the basic terms and principles relating to GDPR
  • To know how to identify who or where the weakest link is
  • To know who will be policing the GDPR
  • To know what a DPO is
  • To know which policies are required in relation to GDPR
  • To know the first steps a carer should take

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

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UNIT Three

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Unit Four

The learning outcome review is designed to ascertain what the learner has learnt & how the knowledge will be implemented day to day

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