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Understanding Data Protection and Data Security - Level 2

Course code: XPZV019P

Subject area: Online Courses

Study level: Part Time

Course level: 2

Course details

Course time:

Flexible

Days of week:

Flexible

Course date:

Flexible Start - 31st Jul 2024

Course location:

Online

Contact details

Phone:

01235 555 585

This free online qualification is intended to enable learners to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of data protection and data security, making them suitable for roles where expertise in these areas is required. The course is free subject to students meeting the government funding criteria detailed below.
The course objectives are to ensure that learners understand current data legislation, are knowledgeable about steps organizations can take to protect data, know how to safeguard their own data, understand how to secure ICT systems from common threats, and appreciate the consequences of not protecting data and systems. This qualification is vital for those seeking roles where knowledge of data protection and data security is essential.
Course units
Unit 01 Understand current data protection legislation Unit 02 Understand organisational procedures concerning data Unit 03 Understand threats to ICT systems and data Unit 04 Understand the consequences of not protecting data
What next?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: • Level 3 Award in Counselling Skills and Theory • L"Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Admin • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading • Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service • Level 2 Certificate in ICT Systems and Principles • Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills (ITQ) • Level 2 Certificate in Digital Skills for Work • Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Business Admin • Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service.

Entry criteria
Learners must be aged 19 or above and have not previously completed a similar qualification to qualify for funding. Some courses may have additional specific prerequisites. Funding requirements can be discussed in detail upon enquiry.
Fee information
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security (603/3639/0)
Learning & method assessment
This course is taught online and can be accessed remotely.