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IAPP Certification Training in Switzerland

Datalynx provides classroom-based training in Switzerland for IAPP Certification programs (CIPP/E, CIPM & CIPT). 

All of these training classes are delivered in English. In addition, Datalynx now offers the CIPP/E training class in German. 

See below for dates of all classes in English or German. 

German version of this web page

How to Register

All training classes will be located in Basel. To register for a training or to get more information, please contact us by email. Trainings can also be provided at your company’s site as an in-house training.

IAPP Training

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) is the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, helping practitioners develop and advance their careers, and organisations manage and protect their data. Founded in 2000, they are committed to providing a forum for privacy professionals to share best practices, track trends, advance privacy management issues, standardize the designations for privacy professionals and provide education and guidance on opportunities in the field of information privacy. The IAPP exists to define and support the privacy profession globally.

Why train your staff?

  • Reduce the risk of a data breach by making privacy a shared business objective.
  • Improve decision-making among employees who handle data.
  • Facilitate collaboration and communication across departments.
  • Demonstrate your commitment to data privacy and protection to customers, partners, regulators and staff.

Datalynx AG runs classroom-based training classes in Switzerland for the following:

How to become GDPR READY

Show the world you are prepared for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with the globally recognised, Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) and Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) Certifications.

The combination of the IAPP’s CIPP/E and CIPM provides privacy professionals with the knowledge required to hold the role of a Data Protection Officer (DPO), according to Eric Lachaud in “Should the DPO be certified?” in International Data Privacy Law, a journal published by Oxford University Press.

See below for the training dates for CIPP/E & CIPM.

Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe (CIPP/E)

European Data Protection covers the essential pan-European and national data protection laws, as well as industry-standard best practices for corporate compliance with these laws. Those taking this course will gain an understanding of the European model for privacy enforcement, key privacy terminology and practical concepts concerning the protection of personal data and trans-border data flows.

CIPP/E Dates (Delivery in English):

Thurs & Fri  24 & 25 January 2019
Thurs & Fri  4 & 5 April 2019

CIPP/E Dates (Delivery in German):

Mon  & Tues 19 & 20 November 2018 
Further dates to be announced

Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)

Privacy Programme Management is the how-to training on implementing a privacy programme framework, managing the privacy programme operational lifecycle and structuring a knowledgeable, high-performing privacy team. Those taking this course will learn the skills to manage privacy in an organisation through process and technology - regardless of jurisdiction or industry.

CIPM Dates (Delivery in English):

Thurs & Fri  4 & 5 October 2018 
Thurs & Fri  28 February & 1 March 2019
Thurs & Fri  16 & 17 May 2019

CIPM Dates (Delivery in German):

Dates to be announced

Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT)

Privacy in Technology training is the how-to course on privacy and data protection practices in the development, engineering, deployment and auditing of IT products and services. Those taking the course will develop an understanding of privacy-related issues and practices in the context of the design and implementation of information and communication technologies and systems.

CIPT Dates (Delivery in English only): 

Dates to be announced – depending on demand

Please contact us by email if you are interested.

How to Register

All training classes will be located in Basel. To register for a training or to get more information, please contact us by email. Trainings can also be provided at your company’s site as an in-house training.