GDPR 2018



The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union (EU). It becomes enforceable from 25th May 2018 and directly replaces the Data Protection Act. Failure to adhere to GDPR could see businesses attract fines up to 4% of rheir global annual turnover.

GDPR Training Courses and Consultancy

Companies want to know what they need to do to meet GDPR specifications. By going on our training courses or undergoing in-house training, it gives your organisation everything you need from a legal and compliance perspective right the way through to guidelines, resources, policies, processes, data protection, data governance, cyber security, cyber resilience and incident response. It also includes practical steps to implement GDPR and a very useful checklist. We have trained over 500 companies to date and provided consultancy services to over half of those, our feedback is fantastic and all our attendees state how extensive and interactive our courses are. Our trainers are GDPR Practitioners and their knowledge and experience is very vast.

How are the courses delivered?

At our Classroom venues UK wide £399 per person plus VAT Online (live via webcam) £250 per person plus VAT In-house (at your premises, for 15+ people) £990 plus VAT


All course slides, guidelines, practical guides, resources, master checklist, certificate of attendance and exam and certification if pass grade of 75% or higher is achieved.


GDPR affects many areas of the business from general management, HR, Marketing, IT, Compliance, Risk or any part of the business handling data. For any roles that are customer facing e.g. Sales, Customer Services, Customer Support, Complaints, Reception etc. a cut-down version of the GDPR Foundation Course can be provided which lasts approx. 1-1.5hrs.


None recommended as all information will be provided on the course.


GCHQ certified Cyber Security, ISO27001, Cyber Essentials, Agile Project Management, COBIT.


ISO27001, Cyber Essentials and COBIT

Please see below an overview of course content. If you need further assistance or have any questions our team of advisors will be able to help. Call us now on 0333 666 4446 or email for further information.

  • Overview of GDPR, it's background, terminology and what it means.
  • What's new and the difference between the existing Data Protection Act.
  • Key implementation and compliance areas.
  • Data subjects, responding to and dealing with individuals exercising their data protection rights including time limits.
  • Marketing departments and handling data appropriately.
  • Human Resources departments and handling data appropriately.
  • Key steps to implementing GDPR including:
  • - Privacy by design
  • - Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA's)
  • - Protecting your business and adequate security tools
  • - Training, competence and staff awareness requirements.
  • - The role of a DPO (Data Protection Officer), Data Processors and Data Controllers.
  • - Incident Response, breach reporting and business continuity options and requirements.
  • - Updating policies, procedures and documenting processes now and ongoing.
  • Effective data security management.
  • International data transfers and third party agreements.
  • Related compliance areas including Safe Harbour, PCI DSS, Cyber Essentials/Plus, ISO27001 and Penetration Testing.


    09.30AM TILL 16.00PM (Approx.) . This is dependent on number of attendees, questionsand interaction of audience.

    The course includes teas, coffees and refreshments, course slides, resources, guidelines and recommendations. The trainer is highly experienced and will answer as many questions as possible during the day. The trainers try to apply examples and case studies relevant to the industry of the attendees wherever possible. The course is delivered from a totally independent perspective, we do not sell any products on the back of the course and it is easy to understand for complete novices as well as extensive for advanced delegates.

    Why 2414 Group?

    GDPR is not just something we have read and claimed to be experts in. The industry is being bombarded from a lot of IT Resellers stating they are experts and deliver courses on the basis that they want you to buy something to be GDPR Compliant. That simply isn't the case. We were previously experienced in the Data Protection Act 1998, as well as compliance, security and frameworks so GDPR fit nicely into our portfolio. We have been delivering GDPR Training Courses and consultancy for over a year and to over 800 companies, therefore, the experience we have built upon is extensive and verified by legal advisors. Our feedback is outstanding and our customers come back to us time and time again for assistance.