Collecting GDPR-compliant consent
The GDPR takes seriously how you collect consents to process personal data of EU citizens. The participation in a workshop gives you a legal right to work with a personal data of the attendee. However, there are more:
for example, you must collect separate consents for processing personal data and subscribing to a newsletter an attendee can request anytime to review what consents were given, and how they were collected.
GDPR for Individual Trainers
First, a disclaimer: the content below is provided for informational purposes only. The information shared here is not meant to serve as legal advice. You should work closely with legal and other professional counsel to determine precisely how the GDPR may or may not apply to you.
As you may know, all organisations working with EU citizens’ data should be GDPR-compliant starting 25th of May, 2018. There are many terrific articles written about GDPR (for example, by MailChimp, FullStory or Hubspot) which we recommend reading to get more details.