We take your personal privacy seriously. Below we explain what data we collect from you, why we collect it, how we store it and what we do with it. If you would like more information or have any queries, please contact email@example.com.
For the purposes of the data protection legislation, Upskill People Limited of Highfield Court, Tollgate, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO53 3TY (Upskill People, we, us) is the data controller, and Les Thomas is the data protection officer.
We will collect your personal data such as name, email address and information about your employment either automatically when you register or as otherwise provided by you to us. All personal data that you provide to us must be true, complete and accurate, and you must notify us of any changes to such personal data.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site or other sites that we deliver on your behalf, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
We may use your personal data to (a) manage your account and notify you of any new or updated course; (b) prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities or unlawful use of our platform; (c) customise, measure and improve our platform, content and advertising; (d) tell you about our services; (e) better understand our users, diagnose and fix problems; and (f) on an anonymous basis, for research purposes and for our general business purposes.
We do not share personal data with others except (a) to respond to legal requirements (including under the Data Protection Act 1998 as amended) or protect a third party’s rights, property, or safety; (b) to any service providers, sub-contractors and agents that we may appoint to perform functions on our behalf and in accordance with our instructions, including payment providers; and (c) in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of assets, consolidation or restructuring, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by or into another company.
To understand how people use our site and what devices and technology they’re using, we use Google Analytics. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. The data it collects helps us see things like how many people visit our site, which country they are from, how many pages they visited, how fast our site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way.
WordPress is the Content Management System that runs our site. It uses a cookie when logging in and out and is essential for proper website operation. It is only set if you are a registered user, so for most people it is not set at all. Individual user data is anonymous.
We would love you to share our content on social media. Sharing tools in the form of Facebook and Twitter share buttons feature on this site. These third party websites may set a cookie if you are logged in to their service. Please refer to Facebook and Twitter’s own cookie policies.
Our site contains ‘embedded’ video streaming service (including YouTube and Vimeo). A cookie may be set by the service provider upon playing these videos.
We take appropriate security measures (including physical, electronic and procedural measures) to help safeguard your personal data from unauthorized access and disclosure. The technology that we use and the security policies which we have implemented are intended to safeguard your information from unauthorised access and improper use. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Therefore, although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk.
You have the right to obtain from us a copy of the personal data that we hold for you, and to require us to correct errors in the personal data that we process for you if it is inaccurate or incomplete. You also have the right at any time to require that we delete your personal data. To exercise these rights, or any other rights you may have under applicable laws, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note, we reserve the right to charge an administrative fee of £10 if you wish to obtain a copy of the personal data that we hold for you.