General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Start Date

21/05/2024 12:00 am


Dates TBC 10.00am-1.00pm


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This course offers an overview of obligations and requirements of: Privacy Notices, Data Processing Agreements – minimum requirements, Data Breach policy & procedures, Data Subject Access Requests policy & procedures, Working Remotely

Training Cancellation Policy: Registrants who cancel over 14 days in advance of scheduled training date shall incur no cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel within 14 days of scheduled training date shall incur a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the cost. Registrants who cancel within 24 hours or fail to attend training will be charged 100% of the full fee.

Learning Outcomes

  • Privacy Notices;
  • Data Processing Agreements – minimum requirements;
  • Data Breach policy & procedures;
  • Data Subject Access Requests policy & procedures.
  • Working Remotely

Who is this course for?


Trainer Profile

Michelle McLoughlin is the lead trainer with Train With Us Limited delivering workshops and lectures primarily for people in business with a particular emphasis on the SME sector. She is a qualified solicitor, tax consultant and trade mark agent. Michelle provides training in the areas of business compliance (including selling online, data protection, direct marketing, employment law and protection of intellectual property rights), law and taxation.

Employed Trainee Profile Form

Our training programs are open to all private or commercial semi-state companies based in the Republic of Ireland.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Please tick the box below to confirm you have read the our data policy below. Thanks:

Welcome to your Skillnet Ireland training programme. This Trainee Profile Form is used by Skillnet Ireland and Rural Enterprise Skillnet (the “Learning Network”) to collect information relating to participants on training programmes partially or fully-funded by Skillnet Ireland from the National Training Fund through the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science. Skillnet Ireland is mandated by the Department to monitor and evaluate training programmes and to ensure that funds are being used appropriately.

Skillnet Ireland and the Learning Network will comply with all applicable Data Protection Legislation in the processing of the information and personal data provided by you in this Form.


We use your personal data for the following purposes:

  1. Delivering Skillnet Ireland training programmes via the Learning Network.
  2. Monitoring the training programmes of the Learning Network. Skillnet Ireland is required by the Department to perform compliance reviews, evaluations of the training programmes, quality assurance and to verify attendance at training. You may be contacted either by telephone or email for these purposes.
  3. For the purposes of providing aggregated statistical information to the Department to help inform national policy in relation to skills.

You may be contacted by third parties, contracted by Skillnet Ireland to perform monitoring and evaluation activities for these specific purposes only.


Skillnet Ireland relies on the legal basis of necessary legitimate interests to process your personal data. Further information on this can be found in the Skillnet Ireland Trainee Privacy Statement at:

The Skillnet Ireland Data Protection Officer can be contacted at

The Rural Enterprise Skillnet Data Protection Officer can be contacted at

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