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Safeguarding Donor Privacy and Data

Multiple2 half daysIntermediate
Available nationallyOnline

Course Overview

In this course you will learn about the role of data in your business and understand how regulation governs personal data that may be used. Through a combination of presentations, case studies and class discussions, you will explore how privacy relates to business risk in the customer journey. You will also cover how your organisation can anticipate and be adaptable for future change and discuss how you may mitigate risk to your organisation.

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Course dates
Online2 June & 23 June*Registrations are closed
Online22 October & 5 November*

*The online course will run over two half days (1:30-4:30pm AEST) with with some research and homework in between.

Prices In-classOnline
Professional Member**$520$490
Staff of organisational member**$590$510
Non-member$695$590

**Use your 20% membership renewal discount code for this course.

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Richard Harris
Managing Director
ADMA IQ


A seasoned data driven marketing & analytics professional, Richard Harris has spent 19 years helping businesses enhance their data driven strategies and marketing campaigns. As the Managing Director for ADMA IQ, Richard was responsible for helping provide solutions to help Australian businesses build the data & analytics skills of the future. Richard is a passionate advocate for the use of data to drive customer experience and helping businesses unlock the value from their data assets and ensuring data is well managed and governed appropriately.

Richard has a Master’s in Marketing Management from Macquarie University’s Graduate School of Management and lives in the Blue Mountains of Sydney.


Full participation in Safeguarding Donor Privacy and Data is applicable for up to 7.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.