This privacy policy explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you use this website.

Topics:
What information do we collect about you?
How will we use the information about you?
Marketing
Access to your information and correction
Cookies
Other websites
Changes to our privacy policy
How to contact us


What information do we collect about you?
We collect information about you when you register with us or place an order for products or services. We also collect information when you voluntarily complete customer surveys, provide feedback and participate in competitions. Website usage information is collected using cookies.


How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to process your order, manage your account and, if you agree, to email you about other products and services we think may be of interest to you.

We use your information collected from the website to personalise your repeat visits to our website.

If you agree, we shall pass on your personal information to our group of companies so that they may offer you their products and services.

Global PA Association will not share your information for marketing purposes with companies outside the Global PA Association.

In processing your order, we may send your details to, and also use information from credit reference agencies and fraud prevention agencies.


Marketing
We would like to send you information about products and services of ours and other companies in our group which may be of interest to you. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at a later date.

You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes or giving your information to other members of the Global PA Association.

If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click here.
 

Access to your information and correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at the following address. We may make a small charge for this service.

 

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.


Cookies
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.

For further information visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use our website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

the pages you visit on our website
how long you spend on each our website page
how you got to the site
what you click on while you’re visiting the site
We don’t collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics
Name    Purpose    Expires
_ga    This helps us count how many people visit our website by tracking if you’ve visited before    2 years
_gid    This helps us count how many people visit our website by tracking if you’ve visited before    24 hours
_gat    Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made    10 minutes

Google Analytics
Name    Purpose    Expires
_utma    Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to our website or to a certain page    2 years
_utmb    This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our website    30 minutes
_utmc    This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser    When you close your browser
_utmz    This tells us how you reached our website (for example from another website or a search engine)    6 months


Other websites
Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policies.


Changes to our privacy policy
We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this web page.

This privacy policy was last updated on 18 April 2018.


How to contact us
Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you:
by email enquiries@globalpa-association.com
or write to us at:  

Global PA Association & Training Academy

71-75 Shelton Street
Covent Garden
London WC2H 9JQ

Tel. 0800 043 0258