Specialist Certification

Data Privacy Specialist

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This AOTMP University Specialist Certification is ideal for telecom, mobility, and cloud / IT management professionals in operations or management roles with data privacy responsibilities. It includes six (6) courses that teach foundational data privacy best practices and one (1) certification exam that verifies best practice knowledge.
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What you will learn.

Learning objectives for each course supporting this certification include:

Introduction to Data Privacy (IDP)

  • Describe the role of a Data Protection Officer (DPO) and their impact on data privacy compliance in your technology management environment
  • Explain the difference between data privacy and data security
  • Recognize the data privacy laws active in the Americas, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, & Africa) and Asia Pacific
  • Understand the telecom, mobility, and IT management consequences that result from not following appropriate data privacy practices

Introduction to GDPR (GDP)

  • Demonstrate GDPR comprehension through real-world scenarios
  • Recognize the effects of the GDPR on enterprise and vendor environments
  • Understand the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR, its requirements and its penalties

Introduction to PIPEDA (PIP)

  • Apply your knowledge of PIPEDA to real-world scenarios that affect your organization
  • Understand PIPEDA, its requirements and its penalties
  • Understand the effects of PIPEDA on the enterprise and vendor environments

Introduction to the PIS Specification (PIS)

  • Apply your knowledge of the PIS Specification on enterprise and vendor environments
  • Understand the effects of the PIS Specification on enterprise and vendor environments
  • Understand the PIS Specification, its requirements and its penalties

Understanding the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCP)

  • Explain an organization’s responsibilities under the CCPA and the penalties for non-compliance
  • List the rights that the CCPA provides consumers
  • Recognize the differences between the CCPA and the General Data Protection Regulation
  • Summarize the history of the CCPA and its scope

Understanding US Data Privacy Laws (ADP)

  • Describe the benefits of the Privacy Shield
  • Describe the purview of the National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Explain the protections that HIPAA provides
  • List the various components of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act
  • Recognize personally identifiable information
  • Summarize the expanded rights the California Consumer Privacy Act provides Californians
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Certification exam

All courses required to sit exam

Digital Badge & Certificate*

*Issued when the Certification exam is passed.


Portfolio Area:


Foundation and intermediate telecom, mobility, and cloud/IT topics.

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Included AOTMP University Courses


Every 2 years. Recertification requires passing an exam prior to credential renewal date.

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The exam and all required courses are included no matter how you choose to buy.

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