Foundation of Data Protection Professionals in India (FDPPI) a premier Data Protection organization in India has been conducting a program for Certification of Data Protection Professionals in India.

Currently the training program was being conducted on the basis of Indian law in the form of DPDPA 2023.

FDPPI has therefore revised its curriculum for the Course. But the Courses will continue to be conducted in three modules, Module I on Indian law (DPDPA), Module G on Global Laws and Module A on Audit skills.

FDPPI’s Certification program includes an in-depth discussion on the Indian Law, GDPR, CCPA, HIPAA, DIFC-DPL and Singapore data protection law to provide a firm foundation in Data Protection laws across the globe for the participants.

Additionally the program discusses an exclusive Data Governance and Protection for Indian Corporates from the perspective of implementation for compliance and certifiable audit. The framework based on the Digital Governance and Protection Standard of India (DGPSI) is a framework of 50 implementation specifications and leads to an evaluation of Data Trust Score (DTS) as a reflection of the compliance maturity of an organization.

Currently the program is offered as online version.

Users can take the recorded sessions at their convenience. They will be supported by mentoring sessions to be scheduled on mutual appointment.

In terms of the coverage, FDPPI programs stand at a different footing compared to any other Privacy related programs.

The main faculty for the program would be Naavi.

After the program all participants will be issued participation Certificates. Interested participants can take an online examination for being certified as “Certified Data Protection Professional”.

The Fee for the program is Rs 40,000/- (GST Extra: Total Rs 47200/-) which includes the online Examination free for one attempt. Repeat attempts are priced at Rs 6000/-