Data Protection & GDPR

Our Practical Training aims to assist you answer question like:

What should you do to preapare yourself for an audit from the data protection Commissioner?

  • When does the GDPR apply to you?
  • How do you deal with a data breach?
  • Is consent necessary before you send marketing materials?
  • How to ensure the security of data you are processing?

Outline of course

: The course will tackle topics such as:

Data privacy

A general introduction on the subgect matter of Data Privacy and applicability of GDPR;

Personal data

The different principles which need to be applied when processing personal data;


Obligations of controllers and processors and what in practice those obligations entails;


Rights of individuals whether be it in  their day to day lives or as employees;

Data Breach

Consequences in case of a data breach

For Whom?

Director, Legal Officers, Data Protection Officers, Compliance Officers and other related positions

About the Trainer

Shalinee Dreepaul Halkhoree is a Partner at Juristconsult Chambers, which forms part of the DLA Piper Africa Network. Shalinee heads the Data Privacy practice at Juristconsult Chambers. Her clients include local and international conglomerates parastatal bodies, hotel groups, banks, and companies in the financial services sector. She advises clients on all aspects of data protection work and is an accredited trainer by the MQA