Media release: NUJ Training Scotland announces sessions on GDPR regulations


NUJ Training Scotland has received funding to provide training covering the new GDPR regulations and how it affects members.

Initially, we are running the three-hour sessions in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth and the scheduled dates are as follows:

28th August (2pm-5pm) Glasgow

30th August (2pm-5pm) Edinburgh

3rd September (2pm-5pm) Perth

The session will look at the following areas:

* What is personal data?

* Basic GDPR requirements. Data protection principles and data subject rights.

* Public perceptions. What people might expect, correctly or incorrectly.

* The public interest, what it means – the basis for journalism exemptions from GDPR requirements.

* What is covered by exemptions?

* What is not covered by exemptions?

* What happens if things go wrong?

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come basis.

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Contact: Joan Macdonald