General Data Protection Regulation

GDPR for Investigators

GDPR for Investigators

The GDPR deadline is fast approaching and is literally now weeks away.

We are continually working with Clients to personally assist them in preparing themselves for the Regulation and we urge early planning to ensure compliance for May. GDPR brings new and added pressures now to the role of the Investigator and detailed knowledge and preparation is key. This workshop will assist your processes.

Our Trainer

Your Trainer is Peter Cannell, Advocate and Chartered Secretary with Quinn Legal. Peter is now a much sought after and renowned speaker. He is recognised as the ‘go to’ man on the Island for all things GDPR. He regularly works with Expol, presenting and advising on GDPR, AML, Cybercrime, Corporate Governance, Freedom of Information Act, Equality Act and Disability Discrimination Act.

Who is this course for?

This workshop is aimed at staff involved in the field of investigation and those who employ their services.

What does the course involve?

This workshop will review the new General Data Protection Regulation and highlight what are the key areas that an Investigator needs to take into account when undertaking work which involves personal data.

What is the course about?

This is an interactive session, commencing with a presentation and concluding with relevant group discussions and practical exercises which will ensure all Delegates are fully aware of the issues raised by GDPR on their roles and responsibilities.

The course outline is:

1)    Introduction:

  1.    Who is protected
  2.    What is data
  3.    Principles and Rights


2)    Lawful Processing:

  1.    Reasons to process
  2.    Do you need consent
  3.    Special provisions realting to special category data explicit consent
  4.    the life cycle of consent


3)    Data processing: 

  1.    Relationship between Controller and Processor – Client & Investigator
  2.    Accountability – records of activity
  3.    Security
  4.    What if it goes wrong?


4)    Summary and Plenary

Booking Information

Course costs are £140 plus VAT per delegate for 3 hour session. Discounts are applied also if you book two or more places at one time.

Please see our course dates here

At the conclusion of the training an Expol Certificate of Attendance will be awarded.

The vast majority of our specialist training courses are designed at the request of Clients and delivered in house or at our selected training venues. If you are searching for a particular course then please contact me direct and we will personalise the content for you.

Further details can be obtained by emailing


+44 (0)1624 611190


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Or simply fill out our enquiry form and one of our team will contact you.

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