Cookie and Data Policy

Cookies

The College collects statistical data about visitors to this site which is used to monitor web page popularity and the overall effectiveness of the website, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device (computer, mobile phone, etc). These include small files known as cookies. The information collected does not contain any personal information and will not identify individual users.

The software we use to collect statistical data is Google Analytics, you can read more about  how Google uses the data it collects or download the ‘Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on’ to control data collection.

Colchester Institute uses cookies with Google to show adverts on sites on the internet, based upon your previous interactions with the College’s website. To opt out of customized Google Display Network ads, please click here. To find out more about how Google uses any data it collects please visit https://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. Any information collected is used only for remarketing purposes and will not be used for any other purpose.

Copyright

This website and its contents (design, images, text, etc) are the property of Colchester Institute unless stated otherwise. You may not download, retain or copy website content other than for personal, non-commercial use.

Although Colchester Institute takes all reasonable steps to ensure that the content on this website is accurate it is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract. It is the responsibility of the user to check the accuracy of relevant information before entering into any type of commitment.

Third party Websites

Colchester Institute cannot accept responsibility for the content of third party websites which we have linked to; these links are provided solely for your convenience.

Data Protection

All personal data collected from users completing online forms on this website will be treated as confidential and will not be passed on to any third party. When supplying information you are consenting to the College processing and holding this data.

The information may be used by the College to monitor student interest in the courses offered, attainment and retention levels. All personal information is held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Errors

The College cannot guarantee that the use of this website will be uninterrupted or error free. If you do encounter problems please report them using our feedback form.

Viruses

Although every effort is made ensure that this website is virus free, it is the responsibility of the end user to check for viruses before downloading any content.