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Busy week delivering training! Today's #feedbackfriday comes from a kind comment following a bespoke session to an #education sector client. Did you know we can tailor our sessions to suit your organisation?
#dataprotection #GDPR #training

Do you need an Appropriate Policy Document?
The DPA 2018 & GDPR require organisations to have an APD in place when processing special category and criminal offence data under certain conditions.
#dataprotection #informationgovernance #GDPR

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Do You Need An Appropriate Policy Document? - BLS Stay Compliant

The ICO recently conducted an audit to assess the processing of personal data held by a local authority, and to understand how the organisation is...

We have launched a new elearning programme ‘The Role of the Caldicott Guardian’ with @NHS_HealthEdEng. It is intended for a range of audiences, including those implementing the latest National Data Guardian guidance. The 1st of 3 modules is out now. 1/3

We've had a busy few weeks conducting client audits - ensuring you have sufficient physical security to protect your information assets is a key part of information governance.
#dataprotection #informationgovernance #audit

Thanks @yorksciencepark for showing us around the Guildhall earlier! It’s looking absolutely incredible, what a beautiful building and brilliant working space it will be!

We're really excited to show you what we've been up to and all the hard work that's gone into this project! 🏛️⭐️

We've had a busy week working on policy reviews and audits so this week's #FeedbackFriday is a throwback from our last #IAO course in September.  Last chance to book for next week's course, there's a few places left!
#dataprotection ...#Training #CPD

The #ICO audited 12 #NHS organisations between 2018/2019 to examine the effectiveness of practices in line with #GDPR.  167 separate key recommendations were made that identified as either Urgent or High priority.
#dataprotection #gdpraudit

The best kind of feedback is when our clients return to train with us year on year - we love to welcome you back for refresher training. Thank you.
#feedbackfriday #training #cpd #datagovernance

Did you know installing, managing & monitoring #CCTV systems is one of the easiest ways for an organisation to breach #privacy rights? We can provide #training and a #security audit to ensure you have everything covered.
#dataprotection #dataprivacy

Does your #school or college receive a lot of #SARs? The volume of Subject Access Requests made to the education sector looks set to increase markedly in line with other public sector organisations.
#dataprotection #educationnews #schoolsnews

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Subject Access Requests (SARs) And Schools - Education

The volume of Subject Access Requests made to the education sector looks set to increase markedly in line with other public sector organisations.  It...

Happy #Friday! We're finishing off our week with a GDPR client audit today so here's a kind comment from a SIRO course earlier in the week. Our courses are available to book via our website:
#feedbackfriday #dataprotection #training

We're #recruiting for an IG Assistant with a L3 Business Admin #apprenticeship! If you're diligent, enthusiastic and ready to develop a career in business and data protection, we want to hear from you!

An important consideration when it comes to #safeguarding - how can #healthcare settings ensure a safer recruitment process?
#saferrecruitment #training #Recruiting101

Health and care information will play a vital role in our response to coronavirus. We must continue to use it well and inform the public to maintain and build trust, says Dame Fiona Caldicott in a piece published today.

You might be collecting personal data for the first time, for example if you are running a community group in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’ve never had to think about keeping other people’s personal data secure, this guide will help:

We are aware of scammers claiming to be from HMRC offering financial support as a result of #coronavirus

If you receive an email, text or call claiming to be from us that asks you to click on a link or give information such as your name, credit card or bank details, it’s a scam.

Working on some videos for data protection expert consultants @BLStayCompliant at the moment as they help their clients safeguard data and stay compliant in these challenging times. #videoproduction

The dust is beginning to settle on our new 'normal' and for many this means getting used to the remote working routine.  Here's some tips to make sure you're still protecting data whilst working from home. 
#COVID2019 #dataprotection ...#workingfromhome

People with serious underlying health conditions face the highest risk of being hospitalised by #coronavirus. If you are in an at risk group outlined below, stay at home. You will be contacted directly by your GP with more detailed information this week.

This week's #feedbackfriday called for something a little bit different. We are working hard to find ways to support you where we can. #ThankYouNHS #thankyouteachers #COVID19