Press Release


 ISACA and Deloitte Offer Privacy and Data Protection Training in Los Angeles 

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA (17 January 2014)—ISACA, a nonprofit association of more than 110,000 information systems (IS) security, assurance and governance professionals in 180 countries, is working with Deloitte & Touche LLP to offer an in-depth, four-day training course, titled “An Introduction to Privacy and Data Protection,” in Los Angeles, California, USA, 3-6 February 2014.

At the ISACA- and Deloitte-hosted course, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the risk and value of personal information, and the consequences of privacy failures. The course will explore how organizations can govern, manage, and protect regulated and high-value data to manage the risk of non-compliance, information misuse, unauthorized access, and loss. Through a range of practical presentations and demonstrations, attendees will learn how to:

  • Analyze the global landscape of privacy and data protection regulations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of web privacy and security issues
  • Explain workplace privacy requirements
  • Describe identity theft and prepare an incident response plan
  • Describe data leakage and its impact on the organization
  • Plan and conduct a privacy audit

“ISACA is committed to helping enterprises address this important, top-of-mind topic and to helping them increase trust in, and value from, their information and systems,” said Tony Hayes, CGEIT, AFCHSE, CHE, FACS, FCPA, FIIA, international president of ISACA and appointed Deputy Director-General of the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services in the Queensland Government, Australia. “This intense training prepares attendees by providing them with valuable tools to help them remain current, knowledgeable and highly effective in their roles.”


ISACA and Deloitte


ISACA/Deloitte Training Week:  An Introduction to Privacy and Data Protection


3-6 February 2014


Deloitte’s office at 350 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, California, USA

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“We are very proud of the opportunities this course provides IS auditors to enhance the skills they need to help their organizations and take their careers to the next level,” said Tim Okrie, Internal Audit Transformation partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP.

The ISACA/Deloitte Training Course registration, which includes course materials, is US $2,495 for ISACA members and US $2,695 for nonmembers. Participants are eligible to earn up to 32 continuing professional education (CPE) hours.

For additional ISACA Training Week information and to register, please visit



With more than 110,000 constituents in 180 countries, ISACA ( helps business and IT leaders maximize value and manage risk related to information and technology. Founded in 1969, the nonprofit, independent ISACA is an advocate for professionals involved in information security, assurance, risk management and governance. These professionals rely on ISACA as the trusted source for information and technology knowledge, community, standards and certification. The association, which has 200 chapters worldwide, advances and validates business-critical skills and knowledge through the globally respected Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) credentials. ISACA also developed and continually updates COBIT a business framework that helps enterprises in all industries and geographies govern and manage their information and technology.

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