Certified Associate in Data Protection


The Certified Associate in Data Protection will enable you to gain the necessary knowledge, skills and competence to effectively implement and manage a compliance framework with regard to the protection of personal data. This certification is aligned with GDPR framework.

Exam Format

  • Multiple choice
  • 40 questions per paper
  • Time duration: 60 minutes
  • Closed book

Target Audience

The Certified Associate in Data Protection exam is aimed for anyone who is working in handling personal data.


There are no prerequisite to apply for CADP certificate

Course Outline

The CADP course covers the following topics

  • Introduction and Checklist
  • Scope of Application of the GDPR
  • Organisational Requirements
  • Material Requirements
  • Rights of Data Subjects
  • Interaction with the Supervisory Authorities
  • Enforcement and Fines Under the GDPR
  • National Peculiarities
  • Special Data Processing Activities
  • Practical Implementation of the Requirements Under the GDPR