Our website address is https://certunlimited.com/
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We collect your information when you complete our online forms, send us an email, interact with us over the phone, download our content or complete a survey. We also buy data from reputable GDPR compliant marketing companies. The data we collect on our website, we obtain using cookies.
If you have completed an online enquiry form we will keep your details on our servers and we may contact you from time to time using the data by either phone or email or text message. If you wish to be removed from our mailing lists you can use the unsubscribe feature on the marketing email. Alternatively, you may email us to request removal from the database.
We share your details with other organisations. These organisations may include:
- Cloud data service providers that help us store your information.
- IT Service providers that help us with our internal IT.
- Marketing analytics companies that help us identify who is buying our services so that we may more effectively sell our products.
- Payment service providers who process your payment information on our behalf.
- Companies that help us set us targeted pop-up adverts when you are on our site.
- Survey companies that help us send surveys to understand your experience of our services.
- Lawyers representing us in the event of a legal claim.
- Awarding and compliance organisations related to the provision of professional training.
- A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
- Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
- Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
- Cookies can be used by web servers to identity and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.
- We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.
- We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website.
- Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
- The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: ga_, _utma, _utmb, _utmc and _utmz.
- The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.
- Our website may also use third-party cookies.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:
- in Internet Explorer (version 10) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;
- in Firefox (version 24) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
- in Chrome (version 29), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.
Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on our website.
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:
- in Internet Explorer (version 10), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835);
- in Firefox (version 24), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history”, clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and
- in Chrome (version 29), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, and then selecting “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.
Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.