Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (1834)

Catherine Murphy


1834. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the names of external consultancies that delivered and continue to deliver advice and training on all aspects of GDPR in the context of preparedness and ongoing upskilling of staff regarding the regulation; the cost expended on the external advice and training of same to date, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [35575/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

The table below contains my Department's expenditure to date on external consultancies and bodies who delivered training on all aspects of GDPR. In addition my Department undertakes in house training and awareness initiatives on GDPR on an ongoing basis including a data protection e-learning training module which is available to all staff.

External consultancies


ALLONE Corporate Solutions Ltd.


Bridgecastle Info Management T/A Castlebridge


CMG Professional training


Institute of Public Administration


International Association of Privacy Professionals


Irish Academy of Computer Training (IACT)


Law Society of Ireland




Public Affairs Ireland