GDPR Training Course

Duration : 1 DayCost: From £250
Venues : Online | Manchester | Glasgow

GDPR Training Course

Learn the background and best practices for GDPR and how you can implement these in to your organisation on this 1 day course.

GDPR Training Course Introduction

Learn the fundamentals of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), how you can ensure you are compliant and how best to protect yourself and your organisation on this 1-day GDPR Training course.

This course will give you practical skills and knowledge of different aspects of GDPR to take away and implement in your own organisation.

You will learn the theory of GDPR, identifying sources of personal data, documentation needed for an audit, what to do in the event of being hacked and more.

Data Protection Training

On this practical 1 day training, you will use a combination of theory and practical exercises to gain knowledge of the fundamental background and principles of GDPR.

You will learn about the rights of individuals, what to do if you receive an access request and how to set up the right processes and identify the most effective Data Management Solutions for your organisation.

You will gain knowledge and skills that you can take away and implement along with 3 months of support for any follow-up questions.

Who is this GDPR Course for?

This GDPR course is designed for anyone who uses personal data within an organisation.

If you are a business, organisation, charity or club of any size that holds personal information it applies to you.

Investing one day in our GDPR Essentials Course will help you understand the background and scope of the regulation and satisfy the legal requirement to provide appropriate training to all staff.

GDPR Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand the background of Data Protection legislation and why it is in place.
  • Be able to state the fundamental criteria of GDPR application.
  • Be able to identify the sources of personal data specific to your organisation.
  • Examine and assess the options available to support sensible data integrity.
  • Have developed an awareness of the GDPR implications of operating CCTV security.
  • Understand the documentation needed to satisfy a GDPR audit.
  • Understand what to do in the event of being hacked or experiencing a data breach.
  • Know how to boost your marketing impact through GDPR compliance.
  • Be able to assess the most effective Data Management solution(s) for your organisation.
  • Have sources of further support and information

Download the course outline pdf here or see the course outline tab further down this page.

GDPR Training Course Day Details

Our 5-star rated GDPR training courses are practical courses with small class sizes, and a maximum of 6 delegates, allowing plenty of time to interact with the trainer and ask questions!

These are held as in-person classroom courses or as live, online courses (over Zoom). All courses run from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, with plenty of breaks.

Scheduled GDPR Training Courses

Our scheduled public GDPR training Courses are run in Manchester and Online. Dates for these can be found below.

Private / Bespoke GDPR Courses

Are you looking for in-house GDPR training for yourself or your team?

We run private one-to-one and group GDPR training at our training centres, at your premises or at a location to suit you, anywhere in the UK. These can also be held Online.

The content of our In-house GDPR courses can be tailored to your requirements or the needs of your team.

For more information see the Private Course tab further down the page for more information

Why Choose M Training's GDPR Course?
  • Run by a Professional trainer with over 30yrs training experience.
  • A trainer with current hands-on GDPR implementation expertise.
  • Fully Qualified GDPR Practitioner with multi sector knowledge.
  • Our public course is limited to 6 places so you are guaranteed personal support throughout the course.
  • Convenient locations in Manchester, Glasgow and Online.
  • Private courses available anywhere in the UK.
  • High quality course notes and support material.
  • Certification from M Training, one of the UKs leading training companies.
  • This GDPR Essentials Training course has been rated 5 Stars by previous delegates.
  • 6 No more than 6 delegates
  • 5 star rated courses
  • Practice led learning
  • Online Courses Available
  • Expert Trainers

GDPR Training Course Dates

Browse all public GDPR course dates below or use the filter to show only dates in specific locations.

For Private courses click on the Private course tab and complete the enquiry form.

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  • Course Dates
  • Venue
  • 25 April 2024
  • Manchester
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Private Course Enquiries

Online GDPR Courses

Timings: The GDPR online course starts at 9:30 am and will finish around 4:30 pm with plenty of breaks. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.

Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, Paypal, via Bank Transfer or by Cheque


Our Online one-to-one and private group training in GDPR is available from £550 + VAT (6 hours).


Key benefits:

Highly Interactive: You will see the trainer, their screen and be able to chat/ask questions.

Ongoing Support: After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate and 3 months online support.

Contact us if you want to book an online GDPR course

Click here for information about how our online Courses work

Classroom Based GDPR Courses

Timings: The GDPR course starts at 9:30 am and will finish around 4:30 pm with 45 mins for lunch. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.

Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, Paypal, via Bank Transfer or Cheque

Lunch & Refreshments: A great lunch and plenty of tea/coffee & biscuits are provided on all GDPR public courses


One-to-one and private group courses are available for GDPR Training from £590 + VAT (Full Day)

These courses are ideal if you cannot make one of the set course dates or if you already know the basics and want something more specific.

After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate, and 3 months of online support.

More Information can be found on the Private Course Enquiry Tab (above) or call us on 0161 226 6032 or contact us

We provide GDPR Training for organisations throughout the UK at their offices or at one of our training centres.

As well as our Essentials of GDPR we also offer more advanced GDPR course.

To enquire about a private GDPR course please email or call 0161 226 6032 to discuss your requirements or complete the form below.


Private Course Enquiry Form

GDPR Training Course Outline

  • Course Introduction

    GDPR Essentials unlocks the mystery of effective and compliant Data Management that not only underpins an organisation’s integrity it also contributes to operational best practices & efficiencies.

    Our one-day training course is a must for understanding the components of best practice but also the secrets of practical implementation.

  • Course Objectives

    On this one day course, you will learn

    • The background to Data Protection legislation.
    • Why the legislation is needed.
    • The fundamental criteria of GDPR 
    • How to identify the sources of personal data specific to your organisation.
    • The options available to support sensible data integrity.
    • The implications of GDPR of operating CCTV security.
    • The documentation needed to satisfy a GDPR audit.
    • What to do in the event of being hacked or experiencing a data breach.
    • How to boost your marketing impact through GDPR compliance.
    • The options for the most effective Data Management solution(s) for your organisation.
    • Sources of further support and information.
  • Delegates attending this training course will gain:

    • Up-to-date knowledge of GDPR.
    • Knowledge of the 6 GDPR Principles.
    • Understanding of the rights of individuals.
    • Awareness of process and data mapping for optimum control.
    • Knowledge of how the risk of being fined can be minimised.
    • Awareness of how to respond to a subject access request – without risk!
    • Recognition of the synergy and interdependence between People, Process and Technology in relation to GDPR.


The timings of our online courses vary and because we only have 4 delegates on these courses we can be flexible.

The standard timings for the Communication Skills Online course are as follows:

9.15am | Sign in - to check everyone is up ad running on the software – and show them the tools available

9.30am | Start - First session

11.00am | 15 min break

11.15am | Second session

12.45am | 45 min break

1.30pm | Third session

3.00pm | 15 min break

3.15pm | Fourth session

4.30pm | Finish & Q&A

4.45pm | End


Our Manchester Venue:

All our GDPR Courses in Manchester are run from 9.30am to 4pm at our head office:

Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Pencroft Way
M15 6JJ

Public Transport/Parking:

Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.

Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk

Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk


Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.

More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page


We run GDPR Training Courses in central Glasgow at a number of venues in the city centre close to the train station.

Please contact us if you want to arrange a private GDPR training course in Glasgow and we will provide a quote.

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