1. What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
|Authentication and security||To log you into Skilltransfer|
To protect your security
To help detect and fight spam, abuse, and other activities that violate Skilltransfer agreements
For example, cookies help authenticate your access to Skilltransfer and prevent unauthorised parties from accessing your accounts.
|To remember data about your browser and your preferences|
To remember your settings and other choices you have made
For example, cookies help us remember your preferred language or the country you are in, so we can provide content in your preferred language without asking each time you visit.
|Analytics and research||To help us improve and understand how people use Skilltransfer|
For example, cookies help us test different versions of Skilltransfer to see which features or content users prefer, web beacons help us determine which email messages are opened, and cookies help us see how you interact with Skilltransfer, like the links you click on.
You can opt out of some of these services through tools like the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on and Hotjar Opt-Out Cookie.
|Personalised content||To customise Skilltransfer with more relevant content|
For example, cookies help us show a personalized list of recommended courses on the homepage.
|Advertising||For example, cookies help us show a personalized list of recommended courses on the homepage.|
To learn more about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can opt out, visit www.allaboutcookies.org/manage- cookies/index.html, or if you are located in the European Union, visit the Your Online Choices site.
Please note that where advertising technology is integrated into the Services, you may still receive advertising on other websites and applications, but it will not be tailored to your interests.
When using mobile applications you may also receive tailored in-app advertisements. Apple iOS, Android OS, and Microsoft Windows each provide its own instructions on how to control in-app tailored advertising. For other devices and operating systems, you should review your privacy settings or contact your platform operator.
3. How to Manage Cookies
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
4. Updates and Contact Info