Data Protection and its relevance for schools in Singapore

The Singapore government has recently proposed amendments to the 2012 Personal Data Protection Act which strengthens the protections for privacy and increased financial penalties. In some cases, laws of other countries may also apply depending on the data subjects, whose data is being processed. 

This training video will help you understand what Data Protection is, why it is relevant for your school and the risks and challenges in compliance.


Introduction to Data Protection

In this video, we will cover the following topics, with a special focus on schools in Singapore

  • What is Data Protection?
  • What is meant by "personal data"?
  • The data protection landscape
  • Why is this relevant for our school?
  • What are the key risks and challenges in practice?


9ine Resources

Data Protection Toolkit | Consultancy Advice | 9ine App  

To help schools meet expectations and obligations, 9ine also provides services that will help you achieve, demonstrate and maintain data protection compliance. This includes a data protection toolkit with a range of templates, forms, and consultancy advice. 

9ine supports schools with our education specific, data protection frameworks, delivered via our modular toolkits. These toolkits will guide your school through a journey of compliance progression, including best practice resources, policies, and templates.

The 9ine App is a software built solely for schools, will automate and streamline your risk and compliance objectives. You can sign up for a free demo, along with a 14-day free trial to experience the convenience it brings to your compliance programme. 

If you would like to download our toolkit, or speak directly with one of our consultants to understand how 9ine could assist you, feel free to get in touch via