Data Governance

Introduction to Data Governance Training

A comprehensive training course that delves into the intricate landscape of data governance, offering a robust foundation in data protection regulations. This training defines roles, responsibilities, and establishes policies and procedures that serve as the bedrock for effective data governance.

Encompassing crucial dimensions such as processing, storage, classification, retention, quality, risk, conformity, and internal control of data, this program is tailored to equip participants with the essential knowledge and skills for proficient data management.

This training is strategically designed to empower organisations by fostering a deep understanding of data governance principles. Participants will not only gain insights into the intricacies of data management but will also acquire practical skills necessary for the development and implementation of a transformation program. 

Training Information


Our specialised Data Governance training is tailored to meet the distinct needs of commercial organisations and research projects across the European Union (EU). Recognising the unique challenges and regulatory landscape within the EU, this training zeroes in on providing participants with the essential knowledge and skills required to navigate the complexities of data governance within a commercial context.

Whether you’re involved in research initiatives or steering a commercial enterprise, this training is designed to empower participants with a nuanced understanding of data protection regulations, roles, responsibilities, and the intricacies of policies and procedures. By honing in on the specific requirements relevant to the EU, participants will be well-equipped to develop and implement robust data governance frameworks that align seamlessly with the region’s regulatory landscape. Elevate your organization’s data governance practices with this targeted training, ensuring compliance, proficiency, and strategic alignment within the dynamic commercial and research environments across the EU.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this comprehensive training, participants will gain enhanced proficiency and confidence across several key domains.

Understanding the Nature of Data Governance.

Gain a profound understanding of the core principles and intricacies of data governance, delving into its nature and significance within the organisational context. This ensures that organisations develop a deep awareness of the foundational elements that contribute to effective data governance practices, fostering a culture of data stewardship and responsibility.

Aligning Data Governance with Organisational Goals and Strategies

Participants will acquire the skills to discern and integrate data governance practices that resonate with the broader objectives of the organisation. By aligning the transformation program with strategic priorities, organisations can optimise the impact of data governance on overall business success.

Making an Internal Business Case for Investment in Data Governance

Participants will articulate the tangible benefits of data governance, including enhanced data quality, reduced risks, and improved compliance. This outcome empowers organisations to secure internal support and resources necessary for the successful implementation of a robust data governance framework.

Developing and Implementing an Internal Action Plan

The final outcome focuses on practical application, guiding organisations in the development and implementation of a tailored internal action plan for data governance. This outcome sets the stage for the successful execution of a structured and effective data governance framework within the organisation.

Evaluating and Enhancing Data Governance Effectiveness

This learning outcome emphasises the importance of ongoing evaluation and enhancement of data governance effectiveness. Participants will gain the skills to establish key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to measure the impact of data governance initiatives. 

Now that you’ve explored the comprehensive learning outcomes of our Data Governance training, take the next step towards transforming your organisation’s data management practices.

Equip your team with the knowledge and skills to navigate the complexities of data governance, align initiatives with organisational goals, make a compelling internal business case, and develop and implement actionable plans. 

Customise Your Training

Our comprehensive Data Governance training course is designed to offer flexibility and adaptability, allowing training organisers to tailor the delivery format to suit their specific needs. Whether you choose to host the training in person at your location or leverage our cutting-edge learning platform for online delivery, customisation options abound.

For in-person sessions, our expert trainers can seamlessly integrate the course into your organisation’s setting, fostering a collaborative and interactive learning environment. On the other hand, our online learning platform provides a versatile solution, enabling participants to engage with the content at their own pace, while still benefiting from live webinars, discussion forums, and interactive assignments.

This adaptability ensures that the training aligns perfectly with your organisational goals, whether it’s fostering a shared in-person experience or leveraging the convenience and accessibility of online learning. Contact us to explore how we can tailor this course to meet the unique requirements of your organisation, ensuring a customised and impactful learning experience.

Extended Training

Online Course

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