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Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

Navigate the complexities of managing personal data in the digital age.

Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

In the current AI-driven economy, understanding and managing personal data isn’t just a legal requirement - it’s a competitive advantage. This course demystifies the complexities of personal data, enabling you to handle, secure, and use information responsibly and effectively.

Boost your privacy expertise with our exclusive course add-ons.

  • Webinars with Experts. Join our regular webinars with industry leaders. Stay updated and engage in live Q&As on the latest in Privacy & AI.
  • Exclusive Resource Access & Newsletters. Dive into our frequently updated library, rich with white papers, case studies, and research and newsletter updates on Privacy & AI.
  • Certificate of Completion. Upon finishing each course, receive a certificate acknowledging your mastery of essential digital skills with Skills4Good AI. As you learn, you’re moving ahead to using Tech4Good.

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Key Learning Outcomes

Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

Led by highly accomplished Privacy & AI lawyer and ethicist Josephine Victoria Yam, JD, LLM, MA Phil (AI Ethics), and the Skills4Good AI Academy team, this course delivers the following key learning outcomes: 

  • Know Your Data. Learn about different kinds of personal data and understand why they matter in our digital workplaces.
  • Rules and Trust. Understand the main rules around data and the importance of using data ethically, ensuring your organization stays on the right track.
  • Learn by Doing. Join in on quizzes after each lesson, helping you remember and use what you’ve learned about privacy.

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Course Outline

Identify, Understand & Manage Personal Data

Lesson 1. What Is Personal Data

Navigate the essentials of Personal Data and Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Recognize their significance in ensuring workplace compliance, mitigating risks, and championing ethical data handling.

Lesson 2. What Is Sensitive Personal Data

Dive into the unique realm of sensitive personal data, grasping its heightened privacy risks, legal demands, and elevated ethical responsibilities.

Lesson 3. Identifiability of Personal Data

Gain a comprehensive understanding of identifiability, mastering techniques to safeguard data integrity while ensuring regulatory compliance and nurturing customer trust.

Lesson 4. Data Lifecycle

Explore the holistic journey of data, appreciating the importance of each stage in privacy compliance, proactive risk management, and building sustainable customer relationships.

Lesson 5. Data Lifecycle is Context-Specific

Grasp the tailored nature of the data lifecycle, adapting to diverse data needs, ensuring context-specific legal compliance, and optimizing resource allocation.

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Meet the Head of the Skills4Good AI Academy

Josephine Yam

Josephine Yam, JD, LLM, MA Phil
(AI Ethics)

Josephine Yam is a Privacy & AI Lawyer, AI Ethicist, and Skills4Good AI’s CEO & Co-Founder. Given her Master’s Degree in Law and Master’s Degree in Philosophy (AI Ethics), she spearheads the Skills4Good Academy’s courses on Privacy and Responsible AI.

She has a diverse, multi-disciplinary team of expert instructors, lawyers, AI ethicists, and tech and industry experts. Together, they collaboratively develop courses and workshops that ensure in-depth, practical, real-world relevance as solutions to bridge the digital skills gap in organizations.

  • AI Lawyer, AI Ethicist, CEO & Co-Founder, Skills4Good
  • Stanford Business School, Executive Leadership Program
  • University of Calgary, Masters in Law
  • University of Guelph, Masters in Philosophy (AI Ethics)
  • Top 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics
  • Responsible AI Institute’s Leader in Responsible AI
  • Top 21 Asian Entrepreneurs Shaking Up Canada
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award
  • Standards Council of Canada Mirror Committee ISO/EC on Artificial Intelligence

Watch Josephine Yam’s TEDx Talk

“How To Right Algorithmic Wrongs”

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Why Choose the Skills4Good AI Academy

Expert Training

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Immerse in courses crafted by a diverse, multi-disciplinary team of expert instructors, lawyers, AI ethicists, and tech and industry experts.

REal World Relevance

Dive into Real-world Relevance

Our courses emphasize practicality, grounding your learning in real-world applications.

Empower Your Team

Empower Your Team

Provide continuous training, shaping a digital mindset that ensures the greater good.

Trust & Credibility

Boost Trust & Credibility

Our training emphasizes compliance and your commitment to Tech4Good.

Remote Learning

Enjoy On-the-Go Learning

Experience flexible learning across devices, with lessons tailored to your busy schedule.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is this course designed for?

This course is tailored for organizations dealing with privacy compliance across different regions. Ideal for entrepreneurs, business owners, and employees, it provides ten actionable, practical tips for kickstarting compliance. No legal, privacy, compliance, or IT background is required.

Is there a volume discount if I buy the course for a group of employees?

Yes. Please contact us.

When will I have access to the course?

Once you enroll in the course, you’ll have immediate access.

How long can I access the course?

You can access the course for 180 days from the date of your enrolment in the course. If you do not earn your course completion certificate within 180 days, your registration will expire, and you will need to pay to re-enroll for the course.

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What is the refund or cancellation policy?

You can request a full refund or cancellation up to 48 hours after confirmation of your paid enrolment, provided you have not started any lesson in the course or Program. During that time, if you have already begun a lesson, you will not be entitled to any refund or cancellation.

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Do I receive a certificate of completion?

Yes. After you complete the course, you will automatically receive a Certificate of Completion.

Can we contact you if we need help with our privacy management program?

Absolutely! You can contact us to book a free 30-minute consultation.

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