What is CIPP/US? What is CIPP/E?

CIPP stands for Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US / CIPP/E). CIPP/US focuses on the United States, while CIPP/E is for privacy professionals working in Europe. It is a highly sought-after certification issued by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).

Certified Information Privacy Professional

A Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) is an individual that has met the requirements of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and holds a current CIPP certification. These requirements include passing the CIPP exam with at least 80%, keeping up to date with continuing privacy education, and agreeing to abide by the IAPP Code of Ethics.

Information has achieved the utmost importance in our society. Organizations must deal with this in the right way. Especially because cybercrime has become more sophisticated, more people have turned urn to privacy and cyber security for their careers; with so many jobs in this field, it can to choose the one that best suits your needs or interests. For some, information privacy may be their calling. In that case, the CIPP accreditations are an excellent choice.

The Certified Information Privacy Professional Certification is designed to test knowledge on all things information privacy-related. There are only two ways to obtain this certificate: classroom instruction and our online course.

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CIPP/US (United States)

Certified Information Privacy Professional/US

What you will learn:

  • Introduction to the U.S. Privacy Environment
  • Limits on Private-sector Collection and Use of Data
  • Government and Court Access to Private-sector Information
  • Workplace Privacy
  • State Privacy Laws
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CIPP/E (Europe)

Certified Information Privacy Professional/E

What you will learn:

  • Introduction to European Data Protection
  • European Regulatory Institutions
  • Legislative Framework
  • Compliance with European Data Protection Law and Regulation
  • International Data Transfers
How You Can Become a Certified Information Privacy Professional

The Complete Guide to CIPP Training Certification

  • CIPP helps you learn all the important data protection laws, regulations and standards that matter to you. CIPP is the leading standard in the privacy field.
  • To become CIPP/E or CIPP/US certified, you will need to be familiar with the GDPR or US Private Sector legislation.
  • We offer a complete online training with everything you need to pass the CIPP exam in one sitting for only $337 (about 300 euros). It is the ultimate CIPP exam prep course.
  • You will be guided through the course material and will learn all about the topics that are important in today’s practice and market.
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All about CIPP Certification

CIPP certification proves that you know everything about the relevant privacy legislation in your work area. A CIPP certificate demonstrates your professionalism and offers you many opportunities on the job market. Certified Data Privacy Professionals are in high demand.

CIPP certification is open to anyone willing to invest in themselves. All it takes is some time and dedication. The exams are complex; it is essential to pay attention to the topics that carry the most weight and practice sufficiently. The best way to practice is with IAPP-style exam questions. These are multiple-choice questions.

In some cases, these questions are based on a scenario. You, as a professional, must then distinguish between primary and minor issues. You don’t have to take a class, but some guidance is helpful.

The basis for the exam is the official IAPP textbook. Furthermore, it is essential to be aware of privacy news and recent developments, For example, new legislation at the state level in the US or guidelines from the European Data Protection Board. For some extra help, you can fall back on the official exam blueprint. It lists the topics that buy back into the exam and the number of questions per topic.

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CIPP is a highly sought-after certification issued by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). IAPP is the most preeminent body for data protection professionals, and its certification is a key industry benchmark for professionals in this field.

This certification shows that you have an extensive understanding of privacy laws and regulations. CIPP certifications are accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

IAPP certificates are developed to equip us with an in-depth understanding of the US, EU, and UK privacy environment, legislative framework, workplace and government laws, limits to private-sector data collection, government access to private-sector information, and how we can use information, international data transfers, and more.

What does the IAPP Certification offer you?

CIPP (CIPP/US and (CIPP/E) certifications show that you have an in-depth understanding of data protection laws and regulations. Here are some of the reasons why becoming a certified privacy professional will give your career a boost

It is the most recognized global standard for the industry
It gives you recognition as a member of an elite group of certified IAPP professionals.
It sets you apart for a leadership role
The certification is an industry benchmark for recruiters and hiring managers.

Exam Pass Guarantee

As the global gold standard for privacy professionals and managers, the CIPP and CIPM certification are key industry benchmark among top employers.

Our team works smarter and harder to help you achieve your goals and set you on a path to a brighter future. However, in the rare event that you fail the IAPP papers after completing our training, you will receive half of the course fee back.

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