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Meet your privacy challenges head on with IAPP CERTIFICATION TRAINING

Velisa Africa Academy is proud to offer the IAPP’s certifications in privacy training, in conjunction with Data Horizons, the official IAPP training partner for Africa. The IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals) is recognised as the world’s leading authority on privacy management. IAPP membership and certifications are sought after by privacy professionals across the globe.

 Artificial Intelligence Governance Professional

 Artificial Intelligence Governance Professional training is designed for any professional tasked with developing AI governance and risk management in their operations. It provides baseline knowledge and strategies for responding to complex risks associated with the evolving AI landscape. The AIGP curriculum was developed by a panel of AI and governance experts.

It teaches AI’s technological foundations and development cycle, existing and emerging laws, risk management strategies and much more. It is excellent preparation for anyone pursuing IAPP Artificial Intelligence Governance Professional certification.

Embrace AI’s benefits and reduce risk by taking IAPP TRAINING

Protect your enterprise with trustworthy AI governance

Artificial intelligence’s promise is tempered by persistent concerns about bias, data use, privacy and copyright. Despite those concerns, pressure to implement AI applications often outweighs enterprise’s abilities to weigh and reduce risk.

IAPP training provides the knowledge to meet your AI governance challenges. Our training programs develop professionals with the knowledge to reduce risk, improve compliance and increase brand loyalty by implementing appropriate controls and procedures. We can tailor programs to meet your enterprise’s specific learning needs through in-person and online instruction. Embrace AI’s transformative potential by exploring your IAPP training options today.

By investing in your staff with globally respected IAPP training, you will give them the knowledge to make better decisions in their everyday work and support the success of your AI systems.

Virtual Instructor-Led Training

This training teaches critical artificial intelligence governance concepts that are also integral to the AIGP certification exam. While not purely a “test prep” course, this training is appropriate for professionals who plan to certify, as well as for those who want to deepen their AI governance knowledge. Both the training and the exam are based on the same body of knowledge.

Module 1: Foundations of artificial intelligence
Defines AI and machine learning, presents an overview of the different types of AI systems and their use cases, and positions AI models in the broader socio-cultural context.

Module 2: AI impacts on people and responsible AI principles
Outlines the core risks and harms posed by AI systems, the characteristics of trustworthy AI systems, and the principles essential to responsible and ethical AI.

Module 3: AI development life cycle
Describes the AI development life cycle and the broad context in which AI risks are managed.

Module 4: Implementing responsible AI governance and risk management
Explains how major AI stakeholders collaborate in a layered approach to manage AI risks while acknowledging AI systems’ potential societal benefits.

Module 5: Implementing AI projects and systems
Outlines mapping, planning and scoping AI projects, testing and validating AI systems during development, and managing and monitoring AI systems after deployment.

Module 6: Current laws that apply to AI systems
Surveys the existing laws that govern the use of AI, outlines key GDPR intersections, and provides awareness of liability reform.

Module 7: Existing and emerging AI laws and standards
Describes global AI-specific laws and the major frameworks and standards that exemplify how AI systems can be responsibly governed.

Module 8: Ongoing AI issues and concerns
Presents current discussions and ideas about AI governance, including awareness of legal issues, user concerns, and AI auditing and accountability issues.

Duration: 4 consecutive half days on Zoom or Teams

Prerequisites: Access to a computer with microphone and video capability that can access a TEAMS meeting. Good uninterrupted internet access. Students are required to have a good basic understanding of privacy requirements.

Audience: Information Officers, Privacy Managers, Chief Data Officers, Data Governance Managers and Risk and Compliance Practitioners, IT Managers, Financial Managers, Privacy Consultants

Course Cost: To Be Advised

Benefits of IAPP membership: Your membership gives you access to a comprehensive body of resources, knowledge, and experts to help you navigate the complex landscape of today’s data-driven world. Your certification will assist you to develop the skills to design, build and operate a comprehensive data protection program. You will be able to add to your tech knowledge with deep training in privacy-enhancing technologies and how to deploy them. You will gain the knowledge needed to address the widest-reaching global consumer information privacy laws.

Please Note: A minimum of 4 attendees per course is required to run the training and courses may be rescheduled accordingly

Registration to this course, will includes your first year annual IAPP Professional Membership. Check out the benefits!


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