IAPP's Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E)
The world’s recognized GDPR Ready designations
There’s no better way to prepare for the GDPR or for the role of a data protection officer than by training for and attaining CIPP and CIPM - two world-renowned, ANSI/ISO-accredited certifications.
The Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) delivers the comprehensive GDPR knowledge, perspective and understanding to ensure compliance and data protection success in Europe—equipping DPOs to take advantage of the career opportunity this sweeping legislation represents.
The certifications CIPP/E and CIPM combined, both certified under ISO standard 17024:2012, prepare you for the GDPR.
What You'll Learn
Certified Information Privacy Professional - Europe (CIPP/E)
Global standard for understanding privacy laws, regulations and frameworks:
- Introduction to European Data Protection
- European Regulatory Institutions
- Legislative Framework
- Compliance with European Data Protection Law and Regulation
- International Data Transfers
Top 10 reasons to pursue your CIPP
The CIPP is the global industry standard for professionals entering and working in the field of data protection.
Achieving a CIPP credential demonstrates understanding of a principles-based framework and knowledge base in information privacy.
You’ll be recognised as part of an elite group of knowledgeable, capable and dedicated privacy and data protection practitioners.
Holding a CIPP designation elevates your leadership profile amongst your colleagues.
The CIPP is a key benchmark among top employers for hiring and promoting data protection professionals.
The CIPP credential opens the door to higher earning potential and opportunities for promotion.
Certification ensures you share a common dialogue with colleagues in related practice areas, including information security, marketing, IT, compliance and product development.
You’ll gain access to the world’s largest community of data protection professionals, including valuable educational resources and networking opportunities.
You’ll feel confident that you have the necessary tools and knowledge you need to help propel your privacy programme and add value across your organisation.
It affirms your commitment to advancing the profession and to enhancing your skills and improving your job effectiveness.
Who should attend?
"Skilled privacy pros are in high demand. We can help you get the knowledge and skills you need to get ahead.".
- Data Protection Officers
- Data Protection Lawyers
- Records Managers
- Information Officers
- Compliance Officers
- Human Resource Officers
- Anyone who uses, processes and maintains personal data
- Data privacy professionals
There’s a lot to know, there’s a lot at stake and there’s a lot of opportunity for data protection professionals with the right training and education.
Achieving a CIPP/E credential shows you have the comprehensive GDPR knowledge, perspective and understanding to ensure compliance and data protection success in Europe—and to take advantage of the career opportunity this sweeping legislation represents.
Achieving a CIPM credential shows that you have a practical and comprehensive knowledge of how data protection programmes should work across an organization.
Adding the CIPP/E to your CIPM puts you at the forefront of ensuring your are ready for the GDPR.