Chapter 12 - Data protection


Data protection laws are designed to ensure the protection of citizens regarding the handling of personal data by businesses and organizations in the context of offering goods and services, among other activities.

This chapter aims to educate users from companies and organizations in any sector about the basics of Data Protection, so they are aware of situations where certain recommendations apply.

Learning objectives

  • Basic concepts of data protection laws.
  • When it is imperative to apply laws and regulations.
  • Basic compliance procedures.
  • Penalties for non-compliance with data protection laws and regulations.

Self-assessment questionnaire

This chapter includes 5 self-assessment questions aimed at reinforcing the concepts learned and practiced in the interactive slides.

The self-assessment questions raise issues that require reflection and application of what has been learned.


  • 20 minutes