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2024 Data Governance: Risk Strategy and Data Privacy

2024 Data Governance: Risk Strategy and Data Privacy - This product is available in the following media types: In-Depth CoursesOnline course
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In this course, you will learn about the implications of compliance (regulatory, legal, organizational), along with how to apply five key criteria to assess data quality and evaluate risk. You will build a strong foundation of skills in other important topic areas as well, including guidance on the analytical use of data, the costs and risks associated with data storage, and overall best practices for data governance, privacy, and stewardship.

This course is part of the Advanced Data Management Certificate Program (ADMCP). It can be taken individually or as a part of the full program.

Early bird discount: A 10 per cent early bird discount is available to anyone who purchases an ADMCP course between now and January 15, 2024. Just use ADMCP10 at checkout.

Facilitated timeframe for the 2024 program:

Data Governance: Risk Strategy and Data Privacy: July 8, 2024 – August 18, 2024

CPA Canada partners with external virtual platform providers to deliver this program. By registering for this program, you acknowledge your understanding that CPA Canada will share your personal information with those parties who require it to ensure your access. Personal information may include your name, company, email address and Store account number. Also note that you may be asked to create a profile on the external platform that we use to deliver the program, and your information may be visible to other registered attendees on that platform. To learn more about how CPA Canada collects, uses and discloses personal information, please refer to our privacy policy.

ItemCPDItem no.Price
Data Governance: Risk Strategy and Data Privacy 2024 
2510305821-24$1,500.00register now
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Access to Materials

You will receive an email titled “Instructure Canvas” with instructions on how to access Canvas, the learning platform run by Simon Fraser University (SFU). Note, it may take up to one week to receive access to the platform as information is transferred over to SFU. The invitation for each course in Canvas will then be provided on the first day of the scheduled facilitated time frame.

Access to course materials is limited to the duration of the facilitated time frame. If you need an extension, please contact your facilitator or

Financial Assistance

The Canada Job Grant provides opportunities for employers, individually or in groups, to invest in their workforce, with help from the government, offsetting up to 2/3 of the cost. CPA Canada is a recognized training provider for our professional development programs.

Please contact your provincial grant provider for specific guidelines and qualifications:

Prerequisites and Requirements

Previous data cleansing knowledge is required. We recommend the Data Management Foundations Certificate. Additional prerequisites may include other data cleansing courses, programs or equivalent real-world data cleansing experience.

Students should already be comfortable using a data analytic tool (such as Power Query or Power BI) to perform data manipulations, aggregations, and calculations as well as be able to problem-solve and troubleshot using the tool.

In addition, a well-prepared learner will have basic statistics knowledge, basic visualization building and basic data model and dashboarding knowledge.

While the focus is on the Microsoft suite of products, this program is designed to be tool agnostic, meaning, you can use your preferred tool, software and/or method to complete the activities. This is not a software tutorial program. It is expected that you have a good command of at least one tool.

Refund Policy

  • 14+ calendar days prior to start date: full refund available.
  • 5-13 calendar days prior to start date: $50 cancellation fee applies.
  • 4 calendar days or fewer prior to start date: no refund available

*PLEASE NOTE: All cancellations must be received in writing by e-mail to

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