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Privacy Policy

 

Privacy and cookies policy

Effective: May 25, 2018


  1. Introduction

1.1 We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors and service users.

1.2 By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the             terms of this policy.

1.3 In this policy, "we", "us" and "our" refer to Training Evidence Systems Services Pty Ltd. For more information        about us, see Section 14.
1.4 Our products are intended for use by organizations. Where our services are made available to you through an      organization (e.g. your employer), that organization is the administrator of the services and is responsible for the accounts and/or service sites over which it has control. If this is the case, please direct your data privacy questions to your administrator, as your use of our services is subject to that organization's policies. We are not responsible for the privacy or security practices of an administrator's organization, which may be different to this policy. 
1.5 We offer you the opportunity to sign up for a “Get Started” Developer Account which enables you to evaluate        features of our system for a limited time and with a limited number of registered users.  The purpose of a                    Developer Account is to allow you to evaluate our system and, if satisfied, to have your organization contract with us for the use of a paid system for your organization. You are responsible for the suitability and accuracy of any information entered to a Developer Account.

  1. How we use your personal data

        2.1 In this Section 2 we have set out:

(a) the general categories of personal data that we may process; and

(b) the purposes for which we may process personal data

2.2 We may process data about your use of our website and services ("usage data"). The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency, and pattern of your service use. The source of the usage data is our analytics tracking system. This usage data may be processed for the purposes of analyzing the use of the website and services.

2.3 We may process your account data ("account data") provided by you when setting up a Developer Account. The account data may include your name, email address and password. The source of the account data is you.  The account data may be processed for the purposes of operating our website, providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, maintaining back-ups of our databases and communicating with you.

2.4 We may process your information included in your personal profile on our website ("profile data"). The profile data may include your name, address, telephone number, email address, and job title. The profile data may be processed for the purposes of enabling and monitoring your use of our website and services.

2.5 We may process your personal data that are provided during the use of our services ("service data"). The source of the service data is you.  The service data may be processed for the purposes of operating our website, providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, maintaining back-ups of our databases, and communicating with you.

2.6 We may process information contained in any enquiry you submit to us regarding goods and/or services ("enquiry data"). The enquiry data may be processed for the purposes of offering, marketing and selling relevant goods and/or services to you.

2.7 We may process information that you provide to us for subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters ("notification data"). The notification data may be processed for the purposes of sending you the relevant notifications and/or newsletters.

2.8 We may process information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us ("correspondence data"). The correspondence data may include the communication content and metadata associated with the communication. Our website will generate the metadata associated with communications made using the website contact forms. The correspondence data may be processed for the purposes of communicating with you and record-keeping.

2.9 In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process your personal data set out in this Section 2, we may also process any of your personal data where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

2.10 Please do not supply any other person's personal data to us, unless we prompt you to do so.

  1. Providing your personal data to others

3.1 We may disclose your personal data to any member of our group of companies (this means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and all its subsidiaries) insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.

3.2 In addition to the specific disclosures of personal data set out in this Section 3, we may disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person. We may also disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims, whether in court or otherwise.

  1. Retaining and deleting personal data

4.1 This Section 4 sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal data.

4.2 Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.

4.3 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 4, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

  1. Security of personal data

5.1 We will take appropriate technical and organizational precautions to secure your personal data and to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal data.

5.2 We will store your personal data on secure servers, personal computers, and mobile devices, and in secure manual record-keeping systems.

5.3 The following personal data will be stored by us in encrypted form: your name, contact information, and password(s).

5.4 Data relating to your enquiries that is sent from your web browser to our web server, or from our web server to your web browser, will be protected using encryption technology.

5.5 You should ensure that your password is not susceptible to being guessed, whether by a person or a computer program. You are responsible for keeping the password you use for accessing our services confidential and we will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to our services).

  1. Amendments

6.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.

6.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

6.3 We may notify you of changes to this policy by email or through the private messaging system on our website.


  1. Your rights

7.1 In this Section 7, we have summarized the rights that you have under our policy.

7.2 Your principal rights are:

(a) the right to access;

(b) the right to rectification;

(c) the right to erasure;

(d) the right to restrict processing;

(e) the right to object to processing;

(f) the right to data portability; and

(h) the right to withdraw consent.

7.3 You have the right to confirmation as to whether we process your personal data and, where we do, access to the personal data, together with certain additional information. That additional information includes details of the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data concerned and the recipients of the personal data. Providing the rights and freedoms of others are not affected, we will supply to you a copy of your personal data.

7.4 You have the right to have any inaccurate personal data about you rectified and, considering the purposes of the processing, to have any incomplete personal data about you completed.

7.5 In some circumstances you have the right to the erasure of your personal data without undue delay. Those circumstances include: the personal data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed; you withdraw consent to consent-based processing; you object to the processing under certain rules of applicable data protection law; the processing is for direct marketing purposes; and the personal data have been unlawfully processed. However, there are exclusions of the right to erasure. The general exclusions include where processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation or for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims.

7.6 In some circumstances you have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. Those circumstances are: you contest the accuracy of the personal data; processing is unlawful, but you oppose erasure; we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of our processing, but you require personal data for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims; and you have objected to processing, pending the verification of that objection. Where processing has been restricted on this basis, we may continue to store your personal data. However, we will only otherwise process it: with your consent; for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims; for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person; or for reasons of important public interest.

7.7 You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data on grounds relating to your particular situation, but only to the extent that the legal basis for the processing is that the processing is necessary for: the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of any official authority vested in us; or the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party. If you make such an objection, we will cease to process the personal information unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.

7.8 You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes (including profiling for direct marketing purposes). If you make such an objection, we will cease to process your personal data for this purpose.

7.9 To the extent that the legal basis for our processing of your personal data is

that the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are party or to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract, and such processing is carried out by automated means, you have the right to receive your personal data from us in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format. However, this right does not apply where it would adversely affect the rights and freedoms of others.

7.10 You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notice to us in addition to the other methods specified in this Section 7.

  1. Third party websites

8.1 Our website may include hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.

8.2 We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.

  1. Updating information

9.1 Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

  1. About cookies

10.1 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.

10.2 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.

10.3 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.

  1. Cookies that we use

11.1 We use cookies for the following purposes:

(a) authentication - we use cookies to identify you when you visit our website and as you navigate our website

(b) status - we use cookies to help us to determine if you are logged into our website

(c) security - we use cookies as an element of the security measures used to protect user accounts, including preventing fraudulent use of login credentials, and to protect our website and services generally.

(d) analysis - we use cookies to help us to analyze the use and performance of our website and services.

  1. Cookies used by our service providers

12.1 Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.

12.2 We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy

12.3 We use the following third-party service providers to enable us to operate our website and provide services.  These services use cookies. You can view the privacy policies of our third-party service providers, including their use of cookies at the URLs listed below:

  1. Managing cookies

13.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);

(b) https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);

(c) http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);

(d) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);

(e) https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and

(f) https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).

13.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

13.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use xapiapps software, including your Developer Account.

  1. Our details

14.1 This website is owned and operated by Training Evidence Systems Services Pty Ltd.

14.2 Our Australian Company Number is 168 116 112

14.3 Our principal place of business is at:

Suite 5,

85 Mount Barker Road

Stirling SA 5152

Australia

14.4 You can contact us:

(a) by mail to:

PO Box 93

Stirling SA 5152

Australia

(b) using our website contact form

(c) by telephone, on the contact number published on our website from time to time; or

(d) by email, using the email address published on our website from time to time