Of Course You Can Website Privacy Statement
Of Course You Can is committed to protecting your privacy and takes its responsibility regarding the security of customer information very seriously. Our website Privacy Statement sets out what information we collect, how we collect it, what we do with it including how we protect this information. Any personal data that is collected and processed is in accordance with South African protection laws.
Collection of Personal Data
In order to facilitate the improved provision of education, we collect personal details from you together with information we learn about you from your use of our website. These details may include (where applicable) your name, address, telephone number, e-mail and IP addresses, credit/debit card or other payment details, your pin numbers and passwords are never accessible to us. To provide location-based services we may collect, use, and share precise location data, including the real-time geographic location of your computer or device through GPS, Bluetooth, and your IP address, along with crowd-sourced Wi-Fi hotspot and cell tower locations. This location data is collected ensuring your anonymity unless you provide consent. You may withdraw consent to Of Course You Can and our partners’ collection, use, transmission, processing and maintenance of location and account data at any time by not using the location-based features and turning off the Location Services settings (as applicable) on your device and computer.
Your data may be used for the following purposes: accurately providing products and services you request, contacting you regarding your course, credit or other payment card verification/screening, legal purposes, statistical and marketing analysis, systems testing, customer surveys, customer relations communications and offering you services and products we believe may be in line with your interests.
Sharing Information About You
We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information.
We may disclose your information to trusted contracted companies who act as “data processors” on our behalf for the purposes set out in this Privacy Statement. Of Course You Can has transfer agreements in place with all entities to which it transfers data for processing on its behalf. These agreements provide for specific and limited processing of user data in service of the Of Course You Can operations and have been prepared so as to remain compliant with South African law.
We may also pass your information on to government authorities or enforcement bodies for compliance with legal requirements if required.
Of Course You Can may expand operations to include businesses in multiple countries. While countries outside of SA do not always have strong data protection laws, we will ensure that Of Course You Can and our services providers process your information in a secure manner and in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Of Course You Can Profile Area
All data collected upon registration with Of Course You Can will be processed in line with this Privacy Statement. In your personal Of Course You Can profile area we store all your course information, so that you can access it whenever you wish.
All payment details are transmitted over a secure connection through third party payment portholes like Paypal. We do not hold any credit card details and take no responsibility for Credit Card fraud.
You will have the option to stay signed-in into your Of Course You Can account by checking the “remember me” box. This option will only apply to the computer / device and the browser that you’re using when you select the box. If you do not wish to stay signed on a browser, simply sign out of your Of Course You Can account on that browser.
Direct Marketing Material
From time to time we, or our selected partners, may contact you with information regarding course promotions and ancillary products via email. However, you will be given the opportunity on every e-communication that we or our trusted partners send you to indicate that you no longer wish to receive our or their direct marketing material.
We use tracking software to monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop and improve the design and layout of the website. This software does not enable us to capture any personal information.
Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable us to recognise your browser and help us to track visitors to our site; thus, enabling us to understand better the products and services that will be most suitable to you. A cookie contains your contact information and information to allow us to identify your computer when you travel around our site for helping you accomplish your registration. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you wish, you can set your browser to prevent it from accepting cookies. The “help” portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. The cookies we use do not detect any information stored on your computers.
For more information about cookies and how to stop cookies being installed visit the following website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org
Links to Third Party Websites
We take great care to ensure the security of our website. The data you provide to us is protected using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) technology. SSL is the industry standard method of encrypting personal information over the Internet.
You may ask, in writing, for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge a fee). You also have the right to request correction of any inaccuracies in your personal data or, where appropriate, the removal of such data.
For this purpose, you must provide the following documents via email:
A signed request;
A copy of your ID document, so that we can verify your identity;
A signed authority from any third party whose data you request on their behalf.
Changes to Privacy Statement
Our Privacy Statement may change from time to time and any changes to the statement will reflect on this page