Statement on Cookies
- Performance cookies
- Functionality cookies
- Targetting cookies
Performance Cookies allow us to collect anonymous information about how you use our website, the types of pages you visit, and problems you experience. We use the information to understand how our site is used and to then make improvements to the way our site works. We also use the information to measure how effective our communications are. We use performance cookies to:
- Provide analytics data on how our website is used
- Understand how our customers find the products they buy
- Track errors that occur
Functionality Cookies are used to provide services or remember settings outside those preferences associated with a user account you may have with us. We use functionality cookies to:
- Pre-fill online forms when you are purchasing a course or modules from our online store (but we never store information on credit or debit cards)
Targeting Cookies are connected with services provided by third parties (e.g. ‘share’, ‘like’ and ‘tweet’ buttons). Those providers provide their services in return for recognising that you have visited our website.
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by us or our partners. They let us identify the device you’re using – but they never identify you personally. This information is sent back to our systems as you move around our website.
Cookies are unique to the web browser you’re using – so if you’re using a desktop computer as well as a mobile, different data will be collected for each.
Cookies can be set by the owner of the website you’re on. These are known as 1st Party Cookies. There are also 3rd Party Cookies that can be set by partner websites. Only the owner of the cookie can see the anonymous information it collects.
You can choose to accept all cookies, reject 3rd Party Cookies or reject all cookies by changing your internet browser settings. If you don’t accept cookies, some features of our website won’t work.
You can change your browser settings to accept or refuse all cookies, choose which cookies you want or don’t want, or ask to be notified when a cookie is set. Use the help feature in your browser to see how. It is important to note that if you refuse some cookies then you will not benefit from all the features and functionality available on this website.