The Certified Data Protection Officer training course enables you to develop the necessary knowledge, skills and competence to effectively implement and manage a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data.

Who should attend

  • Project managers or consultants seeking to prepare and support an organisation in planning, implementing, and maintaining a compliance program based on the GDPR
  • DPO and Senior Managers responsible for the personal data protection of an enterprise and the management of its risks
  • Members of information security, incident management and business continuity team
  • Expert advisors involved in the security of personal data
  • Technical experts and compliance experts seeking to prepare for a Data Protection Officer role

A fundamental understanding of the GDPR and primary knowledge of the present data protection legal requirements.

Course agenda

DAY 1 | Introduction to the GDPR concepts, principles and processing activities

DAY 2 | Initiating and planning the implementation of the GDPR Compliance Program

DAY 3 | Deploying and Operating the GDPR Compliance Program

DAY 4 | Monitoring and continual improvement of the GDPR compliance

DAY 5 | Certification Exam

Training material

The participant will receive training materials containing more than 400 pages of information and practical examples in electronic form via the KATE application. As part of the full-time course, the participant will also receive training materials in printed form.


The “PECB Certified Data Protection Officer” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:

  • DOMAIN 1 | Data protection concepts, GDPR, and compliance measures
  • DOMAIN 2 | Roles and responsibilities of the Data Controllers, Subcontractors, Processors and the DPO
  • DOMAIN 3 | Technical and organisational measures for data protection

The exam takes the form of a test consisting of 80 multiple-choice questions. It is an open-book exam, where candidates are allowed to use the following reference materials: training course materials, any personal notes taken during the training course, a hard copy dictionary, a hard copy of a standard. The exam lasts 3 hours and can be taken online or in paper form. If you do not pass the exam, you can repeat the exam for free within 12 months.


The price includes participation in the course, electronic training materials, exam and PECB certification fees. The price of the full-time course also includes a printed copy of the training material, lunch on teaching days and small refreshments.


Information about the course

Course Duration: 5 days
Exam: Yes
Exam Duration: 3 hrs
Retake Exam: Free

Training dates


PECB GDPR – Certified DPO

CS/EN, Online
33990 CZK(1360 EUR)

PECB GDPR – Certified DPO

CS/EN, Prague
44990 CZK(1800 EUR)
CredentialExamProfessional experienceProject experience
PECB Certified Provisional Data Protection OfficerPECB Certified Data Protection OfficerNoneNone
PECB Certified Data Protection OfficerPECB Certified Data Protection OfficerTwo years: One year of work experience in Data ProtectionData Protection activities: a total of 200 hours

Training dates

TypeLanguageStarts fromPlacePrice
CS/EN?2024-04-15Online33990 CZK1360 EUR?Inquiry
CS/EN?2024-05-13Prague44990 CZK1800 EUR?Inquiry