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Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Learn practical steps to manage a successful privacy compliance plan!

Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips for Startups & SMBs

Learn practical steps to manage a successful privacy compliance plan!

Get Ready for Privacy Compliance with this
Top 10 Tips Course!

Led by renowned AI Lawyer & AI Ethics expert Josephine Yam, JD, LLM, MA Phil (AI Ethics), and the Skills4Good Academy team, this course delivers the following key learning outcomes: 

  • Navigating Compliance: Acquire actionable tips on privacy accountability to meet diverse compliance requirements
  • Privacy Principles in Action: Gain insights into the application of privacy best practices in real-world scenarios
  • Engaged Learning: Interactive quizzes reinforce your grasp of privacy's role in daily business operations

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introduction
  • Module 2: What is Data Privacy?
  • Module 3: What is Personal Data?
  • Module 4: What is Privacy Accountability?
  • Module 5: Tip #1: Appoint a Privacy Lead
  • Module 6: Tip #2: Know Your Data
  • Module 7: Tip #3: Know the Law
  • Module 8: Tip #4: Know Your Risks
  • Module 9: Tip #5: Maintain a Privacy Compliant Website
  • Module 10: Tip #6: Maintain an Updated Privacy Policy
  • Module 11: Tip #7: Know Your Third-Party Risks
  • Module 12: Tip #8: Provide Employee Privacy Training
  • Module 13: Tip #9: Control Access to Your Data
  • Module 14: Tip #10: Monitor your Privacy Compliance Journey
  • Module 15: Conclusion

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Course Benefits



You’ll gain the necessary knowledge to take your global privacy compliance efforts to the next level. The course has interesting use cases and real-life examples to keep you learning.

Great Value

Great Value

With our expert advice and tips, you’ll know how to boost your global privacy management program. You’ll learn how to navigate the ever-changing global privacy regulatory landscape with ease.



You’ll easily access the course on a desktop, tablet, or smartphone. You can easily fit each micro-learning program module into your busy schedule.

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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

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the Top 10 Privacy Compliance Tips 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 much time do I need?

This course includes 17 self-guided online modules, accessible anytime, anywhere, and a supportive e-book in practical, non-technical language.

Designed for five-minute segments, the entire course and e-book review typically take 60-90 minutes. A multiple-choice quiz follows each module to reinforce learning.

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.

What is your copyright policy?

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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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