WSQ - Fundamentals of the Personal Data Protection (PDPA) Act (2020) | WSQ Courses

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This three-day WSQ PDPA course will give course participants a good overview and understanding of the PDPA and how it may be applied to the organizations for compliance. In addition to references to relevant parts of the PDPA, the course content is also largely adapted from the Advisory Guidelines published by the PDPC

Course Objectives

  • Learn about the new personal data protection act 2020
  • Learn how to apply PDPA and manage data breaches for your organisation
  • Learn about the role of a data protection officer and provide training and communication to staff for compliance
  • Demonstrate PDPA assessment tools for organisations

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, learners will be able to

  • Identify legislative and regulatory requirements under the PDPA that the organisation has to comply with;
  • Communicate key legislative and regulatory requirements under the PDPA and related management systems to relevant stakeholders to facilitate compliance;
  • Assess the organisation’s internal policies and procedures to ensure compliance;
  • Identify and document areas of non-compliance in business activities;
  • Assist in review of the organisation’s guidelines / policies for adherence to requirements under the PDPA;
  • Assist in the implementation of procedures to ensure adherence to requirements under the PDPA in the day-to-day operations of the organisation; and
  • Prepare management report for follow-up action

Course Brochure

Download WSQ – Fundamentals of the Personal Data Protection (PDPA) Act (2020) Course Brochure

Skills Framework

This course follows the guideline of Data Protection Management ICT-CGP-3020-1.1 TSC under ICT Skills Framework

Certification

Two e-certificates will be awarded to trainees who have demonstrated competency in the WSQ assessment and achieved at least 75% attendance.

  • A SkillsFuture WSQ Statement of Attainment (SOA) issued by WSG. Typically will take 3-4 weeks.
  • Certification of Completion issued by Tertiary Infotech Pte Ltd issued after the class.

WSQ Funding

WSQ funding is only applicable to Singaporeans and PR. Subject to eligibility, the funding support is subjected to funding caps.

Effective from 1 Jan 2022
Full Fee GST Nett Fee after Funding (Incl. GST)
Normal MCES / SME
$720 $50.4 $410.40 $266.40

Normal: Singaporean/PR age 21 and above
MCES: Singaporean age 40 and above

Effective for courses starting from 1 Jan 2023
Full Fee GST Nett Fee after Funding (Incl. GST)
Normal MCES / SME
$720 $57.60 $417.60 $273.60

Normal: Singaporean/PR age 21 and above
MCES: Singaporean age 40 and above

WSQ TG Application Form

Eligible individuals and company can apply for WSQ TG. Please login to Skilleto and fill in the required details for grant application. Please click here to submit for WSQ TG

Please do not pay upfront. We will advise you on the eligibility and nett fee after registration. Company sponsored staff are eligible for Absentee Payroll.


After the WSQ subsidy, you can offset the nett fee by the following :

SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit (SFEC)

Eligible Singapore-registered companies can tap on $10000 SFEC to cover out-of-pocket expenses.Click here to submit SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit

SkillsFuture Credit

Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding. Click here for SkillsFuture Credit submission

PSEA

Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding. Click here for ad-hoc PSEA application form.

UTAP

Eligible NTUC members can apply for 50% cash rebate of the unfunded fee from UTAP, capped at $250 per year. Click here to submit UTAP

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