Liz Taylor began working with data protection in 1998 as a training manager in the Royal Navy. Since then she has had various roles in managing compliance with legislation, all of which have involved the development and delivery of training programmes for staff at all levels of organisations. Liz has had her own company since 2004 (Tkm) which specialises in providing data protection training and consultancy services. Tkm is approved by 5 awarding bodies to deliver qualifications throughout the UK and has developed 3 qualifications in data protection. These qualifications are approved and certificated by a UK qualifications regulator and are on the Scottish Qualifications and Competence Framework, a process which Liz managed throughout. She also provides services as a Data Protection Officer. Liz has MScs in the Management of Education and Training, and Knowledge Management Systems (Distinction), and a Postgraduate Certificate in Information Governance and Data Protection Law (Distinction).