Data Protection Principles in Asia Part 1 – Singapore, Hong Kong, India

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Data Protection Principles in Asia Part 1 – Singapore, Hong Kong, India


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Next Session

16 Jan-17 Jan

Duration

2 days

Cost

SGD2140


Contact

+65 6974 8949 | +65 6920 5462

Email

courses@straitsinteractive.com

Ideal For
  • All employees who need to have an understanding of data protection and legal requirements in Singapore, Hong Kong and India.
  • Data Protection Officers
  • Privacy Officer
  • Legal Officer / Compliance Officer
  • Security Officer
  • Business Continuity Manager
  • Personnel with regional oversight data protection responsibilities

LATEST UPDATE
Participants are required to attain a minimum of 75% training attendance and pass the associated assessment in order to be eligible for course fee funding. Click here for more information.

This module provides participants with an in-depth understanding of Singapore, Hong Kong and India data protection and privacy laws and regulations and how to apply them.

TOPICS COVERED

  • Singapore's data protection law and practices
  • India's data protection law and practices
  • Hong Kong's data protection law and practices
  • Common themes among the principle frameworks


This module is part of the Advanced Certificate in Data Protection Principles programme.


Watch our course trailer video below:


Meet our team of trainers:

Celine Chew

Celine Chew
Straits Interactive

As a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and Head of Learning and Development, Celine provides insights into the behavioural change and learning required for teams to embrace change initiatives. The PDPA is one such initiative which requires businesses to learn new practices to meet compliance. Celine has extensive training experience internationally and specialises in the social, emotional and cognitive aspects of learning. She is also an executive coach to senior executives in multinational as well as regional companies.

 
Chen Hwee Ling

Chen Hwee Ling
Straits Interactive

Hwee Ling is a Certified Information Privacy Manager, Certified Information Privacy Technologist and Certified Information Privacy Principles (Asia). As an educator and engineer of information systems for more than thirty years, Hwee Ling has extensive experience working in areas such as Information Technology Service Management, Software Development, Data Analytics, Machine Learning and Robotic Process Automation. With upward trend of automation and digitalization of business operations, Hwee Ling brings insights to help organisation understand and mitigate data protection as well as information security risks.

 
Chris William

Chris William
Straits Interactive

Chris is an information technology professional with over twenty years experience in Asia and Australia. His experience covers technical, business and management roles. He works with Straits Interactive as a consultant on data protection and information security projects. For most of the last decade he worked in the telecommunications industry in Singapore. 

Chris is a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and a Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT) from IAPP, as well as a Governance, Risk and Compliance Professional (GRCP) from OCEG. He also has an Advanced Diploma in Data Protection from SMU Academy, and holds a Master of Information Technology degree from Monash University.

 
Nicholas Cheong

Nicholas Cheong
Straits Interactive

Nick is a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) for Europe and Asia, certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). He has also been certified by the Open Compliance and Ethics Group (“OCEG”) as a Governance, Risk and Compliance Professional (GRCP) and GRC Auditor (GRCA).

Nick has benefited from 25 years of legal practice, managing risks as a diving instructor and as a drug supervision officer. He is from the first batch of PDPC approved trainers when PDPC first launched its data protection course. He has provided data protection training and consultancy since 2014.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand Singapore, Hong Kong and India Data Protection Law and Practices
  • Gain insights to common themes among jurisdictions and principle frameworks
  • Learn legal requirements and mechanisms for handling and transferring data across these jurisdictions


ASSESSMENTS

As part of the requirement for SkillsFuture Singapore, there will be an assessment conducted at the end of the course. The mode of assessment, which is up to the trainer’s discretion, may be an online quiz, a presentation or based on classroom exercises.

Participants are required to attain a minimum of 75% attendance and pass the associated assessment in order to receive a digital Certificate of Proficiency issued by Singapore Management University.

For more information on assessment and re-assessment policy, click here .

MODULE EXEMPTION

Participants may be exempted from this module if they have any of the following qualifications:

  • IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional Asia (CIPP/A)


CERTIFICATION

Advanced Certificate in Data Protection Principles

Participants are required to attain a minimum of 75% attendance and pass the associated assessment for each of the 6 modules within 2 years in order to be awarded the digital Advanced Certificate in Data Protection Principles issued by Singapore Management University.

  • Participants will receive the course material in the form of digital e-book. To access your digital e-book, you need to install Adobe Digital Editions or BlueFire. Visit - https://bit.ly/ade-ebook-guide for more guidance on how to open the e-book.
COMPANY-SPONSORED
PARTICIPANT PROFILE SELF-SPONSORED SME NON-SME
Singapore Citizen < 40 years old
Permanent Resident
LTVP+
$642
(Afer SSG Funding 70%)
$242
(Afer SSG Funding 70% + ETSS Funding 20%)
$642
(Afer SSG Funding 70%)
Singapore Citizen ≥ 40 years old $242
(Afer SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
$242
(Afer SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
$242
(Afer SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
International Participant $2,140
(No Funding)
$2,140
(No Funding)
$2,140
(No Funding)
All prices include 7% GST

Post Secondary Education Account (PSEA)

PSEA can be utilised for subsidised programmes eligible for SkillsFuture Credit support. Click here to find out more.

SELF SPONSORED

# SkillsFuture Credit

Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits to pay for the course fees. The credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding.

This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. Applications via MySkillsFuture.sg must be made within 60 days before course commencement.

SMU Academy has to be informed on the Claim ID no. and claim amount in order for the correct payable course fee amount to be reflected on the invoice. Please click here for more details on SkillsFuture Credit.

* Note: Participants claiming SkillsFuture credits should locate the course in Training Exchange using the Course Code/Name

# Workfare Skills Support Scheme

Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme in replacement of Workfare Training Support (WTS) Scheme:

With effect from 1 July 2020, applicants who wish to apply for the WTS Scheme may refer to the WSS Scheme instead. Please click here for more details.

COMPANY SPONSORED

# Enhanced Training Support Scheme

  • Organisation must be registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • At least 30% local shareholding by Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Employment size of not more than 200 (at group level) or with annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than SGD100 million
  • Trainees must be hired in accordance with the Employment Act and fully sponsored by their employers for the course
  • Trainees must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents


# Absentee Payroll

Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll here .
For more information, please refer to:


COURSE ENQUIRY / DETAILS

For more information on course details, write to us at courses@straitsinteractive.com or call us at +65 6974 8949 / +65 6920 5462.

REGISTRATION / BILLING MATTERS

Click here to send an enquiry to SMU Academy on matters pertaining to registration and billing.

Testimonials

Lyn has a wealth of experiences and full of knowledge to share. I obtained extensive information during the entire course from Lyn. She is a gem. Thank you.

Participant at Course
Feb 2021

Keep the good work in terms of structure and content. It gets the group focused and fully engaged.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Nicholas style is engaging and he always managed to keep things interesting.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Nicholas was the best trainer - engaging, gave great examples, and answers the questions meaningfully and practically

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Good and insightful sharing of practical and relatable information is useful for on-the-job application.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Josiah has very good operational experience as he is the DPO for the company and this is very helpful.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Aman is very knowledgeable about his subject matter and gives honest and practical feedback especially on the ground privacy practices of India. I enjoyed his presentation

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

I enjoyed the clarification provided by Aman since he has good knowledge on how the evolution of the privacy laws in India.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021

Thanks for teaching us today and for working on the Padlet! It really helps me to understand it better and also sharing concrete real-life examples to help us digest the topic better in the short time span

Participant at Course
Feb 2021

Nic is very patient and is always very delighted to share his experiences and knowledge with the class. He is always very keen to help and goes all his way out more than a trainer should do. Heis always out to ensure that every participant is fully engaged and participates actively. He also likes to bring in some jokes to keep the course/class alive. He is a real gem.

Participant at Course
Feb 2021

Lyn has a wealth of experiences and full of knowledge to share. I obtained extensive information during the entire course from Lyn. She is a gem. Thank you.

Participant at Course
Feb 2021

Keep the good work in terms of structure and content. It gets the group focused and fully engaged.

Participant at Course
Jun 2021