Privacy and Data-Monitoring Policy

UTC Sheffield will respect your privacy at all times. The UTC will not sell or make available in any way your personal information except where you have specifically asked us to. The UTC complies with the Data Protection Act and therefore treats your personal data accordingly.

When users of our site send us personal information, such as their email address, the college undertakes:

  • Never to sell your details to anyone.
  • Not to give your details to any third party without your express agreement.
  • Only to use your details in relation to:
    • Your specific enquiry or request.
    • The project, course, or initiative for which you have submitted details to us.
    • Shaping and improving the services we offer.

We monitor and record connections to and from the UTC server. We do this for security, statistical, and performance-measurement purposes, and in order to detect and prevent abuse. The monitoring data we collect includes browser type, domain names, traffic volumes, temporal data, IP information, and data posted from web-forms on our site.

We use “cookies” on our site to improve the quality of the service we offer, especially to enable users with visual impairment to alter the appearance of our site to suit their needs.

In case of difficulty, contact info@utcsheffield.org.uk

How to control and delete cookies

UTC Sheffield will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Cookies set by Third Party sites

To support our web sites and services, we sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. UTC Sheffield does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Need more information?

Email us on admin@utcsheffield.org.uk

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