Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) Training

Level: Intermediate
Course #: 2067


The Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) course is the “how-to” of privacy training. The CIPM is the world’s first and only certification in privacy program management. This course covers implementing a privacy program framework, managing the privacy program operational lifecycle and structuring a knowledgeable, high-performing privacy team regardless of jurisdiction or industry. The Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) Training is based on the body of knowledge for the IAPP’s ANSI-accredited Certified Information Privacy Professional/ U.S. (CIPM/US) certification program. The content is based on the Body of Knowledge for the globally recognized Certified Information Privacy Professional/Management (CIPM) credential.

Key Features of this CIPM Certification Training:

Official IAPP Content

One Year Complimentary IAPP Membership

Exam Voucher

Exam Practice Questions

You Will Learn How To:

Create a company vision around data privacy

Structure the privacy team

Develop and implement a privacy program framework

Communicate to stakeholders

Measure performance

CIPM Certification Course Information

Recommended Experience

No prerequisites, but we recommend all potential test takers to read the IAPP Privacy Certification Handbook 2018 prior to attending.

Exam Information

Yes, it is an examination prep course for the Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) certification program. Key concepts are covered with a timed practice test, followed by a review of the answers led by your instructor. Students also receive an exam blueprint gives the approximate number of questions from each topic area on the exam.

CIPM Certification Course Outline

MODULE 1: Introduction to privacy program management

Identify privacy program management responsibilities and describes the role of accountability in privacy program management.

MODULE 2: Privacy Governance

Examine considerations for developing and implementing a privacy program, including the position of the privacy function within the organization, role of the DPO, program scope and charter, privacy strategy, support and ongoing involvement of key functions and privacy frameworks.

MODULE 3: Applicable laws and regulations

Discuss the regulatory environment, common elements across jurisdictions and strategies for aligning compliance with organizational strategy.

MODULE 4: Data assessments

Relate practical processes for creating and using data inventories/maps, gap analyses, privacy assessments, privacy impact assessments/data protection impact assessments and vendor assessments.

MODULE 5: Policies

Describe common types of privacy-related policies, outlines components and offers strategies for implementation.

MODULE 6: Data subject rights

Discuss operational considerations for communicating and ensuring data subject rights, including privacy notice, choice and consent, access and rectification, data portability, and erasure and the right to be forgotten.

MODULE 7: Training and awareness

Outline strategies for developing and implementing privacy training and awareness programs.

MODULE 8: Protecting personal information

Examine a holistic approach to protecting personal information through Privacy by Design.

MODULE 9: Data breach incident plans

Provide guidance on planning for and responding to a data security incident or breach.

MODULE 10: Measuring monitoring and auditing program performance

Relate common practices for monitoring, measuring, analyzing and auditing privacy program performance.

Who will benefit from the course?

Data privacy individuals in Risk management, Privacy operations, Accountability Auditing or Privacy analytics management roles.

What are the typical job titles of attendees for this course?

Data Privacy Manager

Privacy and Cybersecurity Director

Privacy and Risk Manager

Privacy operations Manager

Global Privacy Specialist