Agencia española de protección de datos

DELEGATES OF DATA PROTECTION

  CERTIFICATION

With the aim of providing security and reliability both professionals of privacy as enterprises and entities that are going to incorporate this appears to their organizations or that need to hire the services of a qualified, AEPD has chosen to promote a certification scheme. this scheme DPD is a certification system which allows to certify that meet DPD professional qualifications and knowledge to exercise the profession. Certifications are granted by certification authorities duly accredited by ENAC.

Although this certification is not compulsory to exercise as DPD and you can exercise the profession without being certified under this or any other scheme, the agency has considered necessary to offer a reference point to the market on the contents and elements of a certification mechanism that can serve as collateral for credit qualification and professional capacities of candidates to DPD.

CERTIFICATION SCHEME OF DELEGATES OF DATA PROTECTION OF THE SPANISH AGENCY DATA PROTECTION




  WHO CERTIFIES A DPD ACCORDING TO THIS CERTIFICATION SCHEME?

The only entities that can certify delegates of data protection are those that have been accredited by ENAC according to norm UNE-EN ISO / IEC 17024:2012 and in the area of the application certification scheme's Delegates of data protection.

Those interested in obtaining accreditation to certify DPD should contact ENAC. To request information about how to start the process of accreditation use the following link: https://www.enac.es/web/enac/informacion/consultas

Once submitted the application for accreditation before ENAC and overtaken favourably revision phase of the same, the entity may request the provisional designation certification status before the AEPD. This provisional designation aims to facilitate the acquisition of experience in the implementation of the Scheme, has a maximum duration of one year and is not renewable. In this period, the provisional certification entity shall conduct at least two calls the review of certification of DPD.

During the validity of the provisional designation, the certification entity may make use of the status of certification entity provisionally designated under the outline with the sole purpose of facilitating access to the certification interested persons and acquire the necessary experience with the purpose of obtaining accreditation final. If one year after the provisional designation certification entity has failed to the accreditation by ENAC whenever for reasons attributable to the entity of certification, provisional designation terminates automatically.

When the certification entity provisionally designated convene reviews, must inform applicants of their status of impromptu and the possibility of not obtaining the certificate of DPD while the candidate has passed the exam, if the entity cannot be credited.

  CERTIFICATION ENTITIES ACCREDITED BY ENAC

Accredited certification entities or accreditation process to issue certificates of Delegates of data protection in accordance with the outline of the agency AEPD-DPD:

ENTITY

WEB LINK

ACCREDITATION AEPD-DPD SCHEMA STATE

DATE

CERTIFICATION AUTHORITY WOULD ASSOCIATION, WOULD AC

PROVISIONAL DESIGNATION

22 / 12 / 2017



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