Certified Information Privacy Manager


Learn how to build, maintain and manage a comprehensive data protection program

Course Description

The CIPM program was developed by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), which is the world’s largest comprehensive global information privacy community and resource. The CIPM certification also holds accreditation under ISO 17024: 2012.

These instructor-led training sessions are beneficial for persons who plan to certify or just want to deepen your privacy knowledge. And, in the ever-changing privacy environment, as new legislation such as the GDPR and the CCPA comes along, you will be fully prepared.

What will you learn?

Identifies privacy program management responsibilities, and describes the role of accountability in privacy program management.

Examines considerations for developing and implementing a privacy program, including the position of the privacy function within the organization, role of the DPO, program scope and charter, privacy strategy, support and ongoing involvement of key functions and privacy frameworks.

Discusses the regulatory environment, common elements across jurisdictions and strategies for aligning compliance with organizational strategy.

Relates practical processes for creating and using data inventories/maps, gap analyses, privacy assessments, privacy impact assessments/data protection impact assessments and vendor assessments.

Describes common types of privacy-related policies, outlines components and offers strategies for implementation.

Discusses operational considerations for communicating and ensuring data subject rights, including privacy notice, choice and consent, access and rectification, data portability, and erasure and the right to be forgotten.

Outlines strategies for developing and implementing privacy training and awareness programs.

Examines a holistic approach to protecting personal information through privacy by design.

Provides guidance on planning for and responding to a data security incident or breach.

Relates common practices for monitoring, measuring, analyzing and auditing privacy program performance.

Who should attend?

  • Data Protection Officers
  • Data Protection Managers
  • Auditors
  • Legal Compliance Officers
  • Security Manager
  • Information Managers
  • Anyone involved with data protection processes and programs

What comes with registration?

Once registered for this course, participants will also be registered as an official member of the IAPP and receive official members access to official training/course material for the CIPM exam and an exam voucher in order to register for the exam. The course will prepare persons to sit the CIPM exam and have a comprehensive understanding of privacy in an organization and how to manage it.

Why organizations should implement training?

  • Comply with GDPR requirements
  • Avoid penalties up to 20 million euros (25 million USD) or 4% of global revenues
  • Improve the way your entire organization handles data
  • Reduce risk of a data breach
  • Build privacy policies to make your organization more cost-effective
  • Demonstrate accountability and due diligence
  • Foster customer confidence