INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We gather data about you through the means mentioned below. These are essential in order to facilitate your use of our services on the platform.
01. Information you provide to us
We gather a variety of records that you provide as soon as you become a registered user. For example, we collect facts from you through:
– The Services you use or processing your orders
– Requests or questions you submit to us through online forms, email, or otherwise
– Your participation in contests or surveys
– Any opinions that you put up about the Services
– Account registration and administration of your account
– Uploads or posts to the Services
– Requests for pre-purchase infomation and technical assistance
Your Information: While parts of the Services may additionally not require you to provide any data that can at once perceive you by way of identification (such as if you choose to browse the website without logging in), the unique kinds of records we collect will depend upon the Services you use, how you use them, and the information you choose to provide. The sorts of information we acquire from you include:
– Email address
– Name, if you select to provide it
– Log-in credentials, if you create a Course Central user account
– Billing information, such as delivery address of a card recipient
– Information about purchases or other transactions with us
– Information about your patron service interactions with us
– Demographic facts such as your gender or additional facts you provide as part of your Course Central profile
– User-generated content you provide to us, such as when you comment on content material on the Services, respond to a survey request, assessment a class, or participate in the public forums
– Courses in which you enroll
Information about others. If you request that your purchase be transferred to any person other than yourself (such as a gift recipient), we use the information you supply about the individual to fulfill the shipment.
02. Information we collect through automated means
When you use our services, we gather certain data as described in this section. As discussed similarly below, our provider companies (which are third-party businesses that work on our behalf) and we may additionally use a range of technologies, which includes cookies and analytics tools, to assist in collecting this information.
Websites: When you use our website, we acquire and analyse statistics such as your IP address, browser types, browser language, working system, software program and hardware attributes (including machine IDs) referring and exit pages and URLs, the range of clicks, pages considered and the order of those pages, date and time of use, and contents watched, whole minutes watched, error logs, and other similar facts about how you use the website.
Mobile Applications: When you use a Course Central cell utility or software program (“app”), we routinely get hold of sure information about the mobile phone, tablet, or computer used to access the app, consisting of gadget identifiers, IP address, running system, version, Internet service provider, browser type, area name, and different comparable information, whether and when you update the app, date and time of use, content watched, complete minutes viewed, error logs, and different similar information about how you use the app.
Location Information: When you use the Services, our service vendors and we might also routinely accumulate usual area records (e.g., IP address, city/state, and or postal code related with an IP address) from your computer or mobile device.
03. Information collected from Social Media and other content platforms
04. Information we collect from others
We can also receive additional statistics such as demographic and statistical data from third parties, such as enterprise partners, marketers, researchers, analysts, and other parties that we may also attribute to you based on your venture to positive statistical groups. We use this statistics to complement the records that we gather from you in order to provide extra user experiences for you and improve our products, analytics, and advertising.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We, or our service providers, use your records for various purposes depending on the kinds of facts we have collected from and about you, in order to:
– Complete a purchase or provide the Services you have requested, such as invoicing and accounting
– Respond to your request for records and furnish you with extra fantastic and environment friendly client service
– Provide you with updates and records about training in which you have enrolled
– Contact you via email, postal mail, or telephone regarding Course Central and surveys, lookup studies, promotions, exclusive events and different subjects that we assume may be of hobby to you
– Customise the content of the advertisement that is shown to you on the services.
– Help us better recognise your pursuits and needs, and enhance the Services, along with thru lookup and reports, and test and create new products, features, and services
– Secure our websites and applications, and get to the bottom of app crashes and other troubles being reported
– Comply with any procedures, laws, and regulations which apply to us where it is integral for our authentic hobbies or the authentic pursuits of others
– Establish, exercise, or protect our legal rights where it is critical for our reliable pursuits or the professional hobbies of others
Aggregate/Anonymous Data: We may also mixture and/or anonymize any records gathered through the Services so that such records can no longer be linked to you or your device. We might also use such records for any purpose, which include research and advertising and marketing purposes, and may also share such statistics with any third parties, inclusive of advertisers, promotional partners, and sponsors.
COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES
To gather the records in the “Information, We Collect Through Automated Means” Section above, our carrier providers and we use Internet server logs, cookies, monitoring pixels, and different similar monitoring technologies.
We use these applied sciences in order to offer you an extra tailored experience in the future by understanding and remembering your unique searching preferences. Cookies are small textual content documents that are placed on your laptop or cell gadget when you visit a website that enable us to: (i) apprehend your computer; (ii) save your preferences and settings; (iii) apprehend the web pages of the Services you have visited; (iv) decorate your consumer ride by means of handing over and measuring the effectiveness of content and advertising tailor-made to your interests; (v) perform searches and analytics; and (vi) assist with safety and administrative functions. Some cookies are positioned in your browser cache, whilst these related with Flash applied sciences are stored with your Adobe Flash Player files.
As we adopt additional technologies to additionally acquire facts through different methods. Please be aware that you can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set or updated or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the “Help” area of your browser for extra information (e.g., Internet Explorer; Google Chrome; Mozilla Firefox; or Apple Safari). You can additionally control the use of Flash technologies, including flash cookies and nearby storage objects, with the Flash management equipment on hand at Adobe’s website. Please word that through blocking, disabling, or managing any or all cookies, you might also no longer have get right of entry to certain aspects or choices of the Services.
ONLINE ANALYTICS AND ADVERTISING
We might also use third-party web analytics services (such as those of Google Analytics) on our Services to accumulate and analyze utilization information thru cookies and comparable tools; engage in auditing, research, or reporting; help with fraud prevention, and supply certain points to you. To stop Google Analytics from the usage of your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on by clicking here.
If you acquire an email from us, we may also use positive analytics tools, such as clear GIFs, to capture statistics such as when you open our message or click on on any links or banners our email contains. These facts allow us to gauge the effectiveness of our communications and marketing campaigns.
02. Online Advertising
The Services may also combine third-party advertising analytics that allow for the delivery of relevant content and marketing on the Services, as properly as on other websites you visit and different purposes you use.
The ads may additionally be primarily based on a number of elements such as the content of the page you are visiting, the records you enter, such as your age and gender, your searches, demographic data, user-generated content, and different statistics we gather from you. These advertisements may also be primarily based on your current recreation or your recreation over time and throughout different websites and online services and may additionally be tailor-made to your interests.
Please note that if you acted as instructed about to change your settings, you will nonetheless see advertising when you use the Services, however it will not be tailored to you based on your on-line behaviour over time.
03. Notice concerning Do Not Track
Do Not Track (“DNT“) is a privacy choice that customers can set in unique web browsers. We are committed to providing you with significant selections about the data accumulated on our internet site for third-party purposes, and that is why we offer a variety of opt-out mechanisms listed above. However, we do not presently recognize or respond to browser-initiated DNT signals.
HOW WE SHARE AND DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION
Course Central will share your facts in the following ways:
Affiliates and Subsidiaries: We may additionally share records we accumulate with third party or affiliated agencies to deliver merchandise and offerings to you, to maintain a constant level of Service, and finetune our products, services, and user experience.
Service Providers: We may share your records with selected third parties who perform services on our behalf. They have access to function these offerings however are prohibited from the usage of your facts for other purposes. They grant a variety of offerings to us, together with billing, sales, marketing, product content material and features, advertising, analytics, research, purchaser service, statistics storage, security, fraud prevention, charge processing, and felony services.
Business Transfers: As we proceed to improve our business, we may additionally buy, merge, or partner with different companies. In such transactions (including in contemplation of such transactions), individual information may be among the transferred assets. If a portion or all of our property are offered or transferred to a third-party, client records (including your electronic mail address) would likely be one of the transferred business assets. If such a switch is subject to extra mandatory restrictions below applicable laws, we will comply with such restrictions.
Public Forums: Certain facets of our Services make it feasible for you to share comments publicly with other users. Any facts that you publish via such elements are now not confidential, and we may additionally use it for any cause (including in testimonials or other marketing materials). Any information you post openly in these approaches will be reachable to the public at giant and doubtlessly handy via third-party search engines. Accordingly, please take care when using these features.
Aggregated Data /Anonymous Information: As per the agreement we are authorised or may have the right to share the aggregate/ anonymous information about the use of the service to publish documents on usage trends.
The sharing of such records is unrestricted.
RETENTION OF YOUR INFORMATION
We maintain your facts for no longer than necessary for the functions for which it is processed. The length of time for which we preserve information relies upon the functions for which we gathered and used it and/or as required to comply with applicable laws.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
Course Central takes technical and organizational protection measures to protect the information supplied by using the Services from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no Internet or email transmission is ever entirely impenetrable or error-free. Please maintain this in mind when disclosing any statistics to Course Central with the aid of the Internet.
THIRD-PARTY LINKS AND FEATURES
The Services are intended for frequent audiences and not for teenagers beneath the age of 13 If we emerge as conscious that we have inadvertently amassed “personal information” (as described by using the United States Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) from youngsters below the age of thirteen except legitimate parental consent, we will take reasonable steps to delete it as soon as possible. We do not knowingly technique data of EU residents under the age of sixteen besides parental consent. If we emerge as aware that we have accumulated statistics from an EU resident under the age of 16 except parental consent, we will take lifelike steps to delete it as soon as possible. We additionally comply with other age restrictions and requirements in accordance with applicable nearby laws.
DATA SUBJECT RIGHTS AND CHOICES
Depending on your jurisdiction of residence, you may also have certain rights to your information, as further described in this Section.
01. Legal Rights
If you have any concern or would like to address your legal rights and privacy under applicable regulation or would like to address any of them, please contact us using our contact information via email or contact us section. Your regional legal guidelines (e.g., in the EU) may also permit you to request that we:
– provide get right of entry to to and/or a copy of positive statistics we maintain about you
– prevent the processing of your data for direct advertising and marketing functions (including any direct advertising processing based totally on profiling)
– update statistics which is out of date or incorrect
– delete sure records which we are preserving about you
– restrict the way that we system and expose sure of your information
– repeal your consent for the processing of your information
We will consider all requests and respond according to applicable law. Please note, however, that certain statistics may additionally be exempt from such requests in some circumstances for us to to comply with a criminal obligation. We can also request you to provide us with the data critical to ascertain your identity before responding to your request.
02. Third Party Advertising
A cookie is used to indicate to other websites that you visited a particular page, and allows us to tailor our marketing to better suit your needs and only display ads that are relevant to you. This cookie does not in any way give access to your computer or mobile device.
If you do not wish to see ads from us, you can opt out in several ways:
We may display interest-based ads to you when you are using Facebook through a tool offered by Facebook called the Custom Audience Tool. This tool allows us to personalize our ads based on your usage of the Services. We do not share any of your personal information with Facebook. The tool lets us convert your email address to a unique number that Facebook uses to match to unique numbers Facebook generates from email addresses of its users. You can find information on how to opt out of this advertising here.
DATA SUBJECT RIGHTS AND CHOICES
Queries Regarding Your Personal Data?
If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or our statistics practices generally, please contact us using the following information:
Email address for contact:
Idea Republic Ltd
1 Flag Business Exchange, Vicarage Farm Road, Peterborough, PE1 5TX