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Privacy and personal data
We take your privacy very seriously. In order to provide access to this site, we need to collect and store personal information about you.
What is collected?
We collect the data that is provided when creating an account:
- E-mail address
- The school at which you are a governor
- Any other data you may have filled in on the "Edit profile" page
We also collect data about your activity on the site, including progress on the courses.
How is this information used?
This information is only used to provide access to the online courses on this site.
How long is my data stored?
Your personal data is stored for 4 years after you last accessed the site.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the site or a third-party to recognise you and make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Essentially, cookies are a user’s identification card for the server. Web beacons are small graphic files linked to our servers that allow us to track your use of our site and related functionalities. Cookies and web beacons allow us to serve you better and more efficiently, and to personalise your experience on our site.
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies.
When you use and access the site, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser.
We use both session and persistent cookies on the site and we use different types of cookies to run the site:
- Essential cookies. Necessary for the operation of the site. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of user accounts, or offer site features.
- Functionality cookies. Used to recognise you when you return to the site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name, and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
We do not use third-party cookies on this site.
What are your choices regarding cookies?
The tables below lists the internal and third-party cookies we use. As the names, numbers, and purposes of these cookies may change over time, this page may be updated to reflect those changes.
|You must allow this cookie into your browser to provide continuity and maintain your login from page to page.
|When you log out or close the browser this cookie is destroyed (in your browser and on the server).
|It remembers your username within the browser. This means when you return to this site the username field on the login page will be already filled out for you.
|It is safe to refuse this cookie - you will just have to retype your username every time you log in.