Personal and contact information including your name, age, telephone number, postal address, email address, username, social media username(s). We may collect some of that contact information when you interact with us including via our website.
Details (and copies) of your communications and interactions with us via our website or otherwise, including by email, telephone (voice recordings), post and online via webchat, the contact us form or our clients.
Transaction details including payments from you for our product or services. Information about how you use our website.
Technical information about your device or browser when you use our website, including geolocation data to determine what country you are accessing our website from, your internet protocol (IP) address, device ID, browser type and version and time zone setting, which may in some circumstances be personal data.
We may also receive personal data directly from you or from various third parties and public sources, including from social media channels (if you interact with us through those channels), or other third parties.
It is sometimes necessary for us to process your personal data in order to enter into a contract with you, or to satisfy a contractual requirement (referred to as ‘performance of a contract with you’ below), or to comply with a statutory requirement. In those circumstances, if you do not provide the personal data we require, we will be unable to provide our courses or other services to you.
We send you marketing communications through a number of different channels. You may receive newsletters, email notifications and other marketing communications that either you request from us or which you consent to by opting in when completing a registration form on our service., and/or have not asked us to stop sending marketing by email to you.
How to opt out of marketing?
You may opt out from receiving such marketing communications and notifications from us at any time. There are several ways you can do this. To stop receiving marketing by email, either:
1. Click 'unsubscribe' or update preferences in any email communication we send;
2. Contact us in writing; or
3. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We sometimes share the data we collect from you with the following trusted third parties:
- Banks and payment providers – to set up and/or to obtain payment of any amounts due to us.
- Our IT system providers – in order to provide software to set up your account, to communicate with you via webchat and other communications providers and to provide our systems to us, including for the purposes of hosting, support and software licensing.
- Social media platforms – for the purpose of fulfilling the service and targeted advertising.
- Digital analytics – for the purposes of website analytics and reporting in respect of our analytics and marketing.
- Professional advisers including lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers – for the purposes of providing consultancy, banking, legal, insurance and accounting services.
- Police or other such regulatory authority – as part of an investigation or otherwise for legal or regulatory purposes.
- Auditors – to audit our systems and transactions for the purposes of ensuring efficiency, or regulatory or contractual compliance.
- We will disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation or request. We do this in order to protect our rights, property or safety or of our clients, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection.
We have put various measures in place to protect your personal data:
1. Our entire site is accessed using https rather than http, meaning that all information that is sent and received is encrypted for additional security. You can see this in the address bar of your browser.
3. If your personal data is transferred outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), we assure that appropriate safeguards are in place.
We will only keep your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
At the end of that retention period, your data will either be deleted or anonymised (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
In some circumstances, you may be entitled to ask us to delete your data: see ‘Your rights’ below for further information.
You have the right:
1.To ask us not to use your personal data for marketing.
2. To ask us not to process your personal data where it is processed on the basis of legitimate interests, if there are no compelling reasons for that processing.
3. To request from us access to personal information held about you (see below).
4. To ask for the information we hold about you to be rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete.
5. To ask that we stop any consent-based processing of your personal data after you withdraw that consent.
6. To ask, in certain circumstances, to delete the personal data we hold about you.
7. To ask, in certain circumstances, for the processing of that information to be restricted.
8. To ask, in certain circumstances, for data portability.
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7710 Aria Loop Building 1
Austin, TX 78736
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Last Updated on May 24, 2018