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IT skills pathway: GDPR information
Why and how we process your data in the IT skills pathway service, and your rights.
|How we use the information (processing activities)||The IT skills pathway service records personal data provided by learners and centre administrators. This allows learners to track their progress through courses and means that centre administrators can monitor the progress of learners and provide appropriate support.|
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||No|
|Who are recipients of this data?||
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||No|
|How long the data is kept||20 years after no longer required|
|Our lawful basis for holding this data||Legal obligation|
|How can you withdraw your consent?||
Consent not the basis for processing - Right to object via the designated mailbox
|Is the data subject to decisions made solely by computers? (automated decision making)||Yes - Determining course completion status|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
Legal obligation (Commencement Order) and management of health and social care systems
Where NHS Digital uses this data
This section provides further useful resources for training professionals, including all trainers and training managers. A set of resources and guidance is available to support trainers and managers in planning their career progression and professional development.