Two free workshops for SMEs and social enterprise organisations

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There are two FREE capacity building workshops coming up for SME’s and Social Enterprises next month taking place at:

GRREC Temporary Visitors Centre, 425 Polmadie Road, Glasgow, G42 0PJ.

Details below, click the links for the flyer (PDF). Registrations details are below also.

Introduction to the Data Protection Act

Wednesday 18th November 2015 | 10:00 – 12:00hrs

  • What is the Data Protection Act?
  • What are the Guiding Principles?
  • What is Sensitive Data?
  • What areas to look at applying controls?
  • Where to find out more?

Introduction to IT Security for Small Businesses

Wednesday 18th November 2015 | 13:30 – 15:30hrs

  • What is information Security?
  • What are the risks?
  • Some basic good practices.
  • Where to find out more?

Background Information:

Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor is Scotland’s leading recycling, renewable energy and sustainable waste partner. Working with 96% of Scottish local authorities, public bodies and Scotland’s leading businesses, Viridor operates a £100m Scottish network of advanced recycling infrastructure and is investing £500m to translate Scottish zero waste policy into practice.

Viridor is working with Glasgow City Council to design, build finance and operate a European class modern recycling and renewable energy centre to better manage the city’s 200,000 tonnes of residual waste that until now would have gone to landfill. The £154m project will deliver a broad range of opportunities for small businesses and social enterprises including a commitment to support a programme of capacity building workshops.

TO REGISTER: | 0141 301 1212 | visit