From time to time we may revise this policy. When significant changes are made, we will notify you by email.
This policy has been updated on 25thof May 2018, to reflect changes in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). To read more about GDPR and what it means, scroll to the bottom of this page.
WHAT IS PERSONAL DATA
‘Personal data’ is identifiable information about you, e.g. your name, email, address, phone number, Credit Card, bank account details, support enquiries, online school posts and comments and so on.
If you don’t want to provide us with personal data, you don’t have to, but please be aware that some of our services and parts of our website are tailored to you as an individual and as such, access to some of those services and areas require your personal details.
HOW WE COLLECT YOUR PERSONAL DATA
When you visit our websites or use our services, we collect personal data:
directly from you, when you:
This information is used for statistical purposes and to provide you a better shopping experience. If you wish to opt out of the tracking you can install a browser add-on from google that allows you to block google analytics - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
It is your choice as to whether you provide your personal data such as your name and address to us. We use your data to:
HOW WE MIGHT SHARE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We do not sell, rent, or otherwise disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing and advertising purposes.
We will only disclose your personal data to:
INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
Your personal data may be transferred to and processed in countries where our hosting provider’s servers are located, such as New Zealand. These countries may have laws different to what you’re used to. Rest assured, where we disclose personal data to a third party in another country, we put safeguards in place to ensure your personal data remains protected.
We treat your personal data security seriously and take the necessary steps to protect it. Your personal data will be kept confidential and will not be passed on, sold or distributed to anybody else outside of the above stated reasons.
While we implement security measures on this site, you should be aware that 100% security is not always possible on the internet.
It’s important to keep your account and password secure, using the strong password criteria of at least eight characters, but the longer the better and a mix of lowercase and uppercase letters, numbers, and symbols is best.
We protect your personal information using technical and administrative security measures to reduce the risks of loss, misuse, unauthorised access, disclosure and alteration. Some of the safeguards we use are multi-factor authentication, firewalls and information access authorisation controls.
HOW LONG WE STORE YOUR DATA FOR
We store your data for as long as we have an ongoing business with you, for example when it is necessary for us to provide you with the service you have requested. We also store your personal data to comply with applicable legal, tax or accounting requirements.
We also store the historical data about your studies and certification, which includes your name, contact details and which programs you have undertaken with us and when.
You have the right to:
You can do any of the above at any time by sending an email to email@example.com
NEWSLETTER AND MARKETING COMMUNICATION
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What is the GDPR
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies from May 25, 2018, and is designed to provide greater transparency and protection to the EU citizens, with personal data privacy.
Who does the GDPR apply to?
The GDPR applies not only to organizations who process data in the EU, but also any organization that offers goods or services to, or monitors the behaviour of people inside the EU. GDPR applies even if the processing takes place outside of the EU.
Which data elements fall under the GDPR?
The GDPR applies to information that directly or indirectly could identify an individual. This includes information, such as names, addresses, phone numbers, as well as IP addresses, cookie identifiers, device information, advertising identifiers, financial information, geo-location information, social media information and consumer preferences.