U.S. Private-Sector Privacy (CIPP/US)

U.S. Private-Sector Privacy CIPP/US provides an overview of data protection laws and regulations in the U.S and an understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to/from the U.S., the EU and other jurisdictions. The U.S. Private-Sector Privacy CIPP/US program was the first professional certification ever to be offered in information privacy. The CIPP/US credential demonstrates a strong foundation in U.S. privacy laws and regulations.

The content of the U.S. Private-Sector Privacy CIPP/US courses is integral to broadening your knowledge, educating your privacy team, and put you on the path to obtaining your privacy certifications.

Course Outline:

  • Module 1: Introduction to privacy
  • Module 2: Structure of U.S. law
  • Module 3: General Data Protection Regulation overview
  • Module 4: The California Consumer Privacy Act
  • Module 5: Enforcement of U.S. privacy and security laws
  • Module 6: Information management from a U.S. perspective
  • Module 7: Federal versus state authority
  • Module 8: Healthcare
  • Module 9: Financial privacy
  • Module 10: Education
  • Module 11: Telecommunications and marketing
  • Module 12: Law enforcement and privacy
  • Module 13: National security and privacy
  • Module 14: Civil litigation and privacy
  • Module 15: Legal overview of workplace privacy
  • Module 16: Privacy before, during and after employment
  • Module 17: State data security laws
  • Module 18: Data breach notification laws

The courses are available in your choice of instructor-led, computer-based, or live webinar formats.

Our classes are limited to 15 participants and our instructors are privacy practitioners.

Our instructors Bob Siegel, and Benjamin Siegel are privacy practitioners.

Full-day classes are 9:00 am – 4:00 pm eastern time

Class options available are:

  • Standard:
    • Two full days of training
    • An electronic version of the textbook and participant guide
    • A 1-year IAPP membership with first class (applied to renewal for current IAPP members)
  • Pro:
    • Standard option plus:
    • Voucher to sit for the certification exam
    • Voucher for a Certification Study Groups *
    • Option refresher course should you fail the IAPP exam **
  • Pro Plus:
    • Professional option plus:
    • Electronic and hardcopy versions of the textbook and participant guide
    • Voucher for a Certification Study Groups *
    • Optional refresher course should you fail the IAPP exam **

*Certification Study Group voucher must be used within three months of taking the course.

**The IAPP exam must be taken within three months of the release of the exam (anticipated release in 1st quarter of 2024). Refresher course must be taken within three months of completing the IAPP exam.

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Date & Time

March 20 @ 09:00 AM to
March 21 @ 04:00 PM

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