Pricacy Policy

Nerve Centre - Shortcut
Privacy Policy
Last Updated: June 2020

The Nerve Centre takes the privacy of its audience and users very seriously. We offer a range of services, transactions and communications which may request data from you.

This Privacy Policy sets out how we do this and applies to anyone who visits our websites, as set out at the end of this Privacy Policy (our Sites) or corresponds with us by phone, e-mail or in person.

This policy will be continually updated. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are happy with any subsequent updates.

Please read it carefully and if you have any questions please use the details in the 'Contact Us' section below to get in touch with us.

When do we collect information from you?

We will only collect enough personal data from you to provide you with the service you have requested.

This includes information you provide when you:

  • Register on our site as either a student or a teacher. 

What information do we collect about you?

The personal data we collect about you may vary depending on the service you request from us. As a minimum we will collect from you:

  • your name;
  • your email address 

Website Cookies

When someone visits our websites we use a number of third party services to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site, types of devices used, and length of time on pages.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies may result in the disabling of certain functionality and features of our website.

How do we use the information you provide?

Where you have disclosed your information to us, we use information:

  • because it is necessary to administer the services you have requested from us from time to time and fulfil our obligations to you in providing these services; 
  • to give you access to our online resources online available to teachers and students who register on the site.

Who do we share your information with?

We don't sell your information.

We don't share the information that is provided to us except:

  • to share information about our instagram account and the closed Facebook group which you will be invited to.  Once you have registered you may receive an email to join the closed group, this is accessible for both teachers and students and is used as a space for our Shortcut community along with our partners and educators in Poland, Portugal and Czech Republic.  We do not take responsibility for information that you may share in this group or other social media platforms.  
  • we may occasionally share your information with the three Creative Learning Centres for the purpose of sharing information about teacher training that we think maybe of interest to you.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act

We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of thirteen (13). If you are under the age of thirteen (13), please do not submit any Personal Data via our website. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children's Internet usage and to help enforce our Privacy Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Data without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Data to us we will endeavor to delete that information from our databases.

For how long do we keep your personal information?

We keep your personal information for as long as we need to for the purposes for which it was collected or (if longer) for any period for which we are required to keep personal information to comply with our legal and regulatory requirements or until you ask us to delete your personal data, in accordance with your rights below. We will regularly assess the personal data that we hold to determine its relevance and destroy your personal data if we no longer require it or no longer provide any services to you.

Your Rights

You have a number of rights in relation to your personal data. These include the right to:

  • find out how we process your personal data;
  • request that your personal data is corrected if you believe it is incorrect or inaccurate;
  • obtain restriction on our, or object tom processing of your personal data;
  • ask us not to process your personal data; and
  • obtain a copy of your personal information which we hold about you. We will take steps to verify your identity before responding to your request and will respond as soon as possible and in any event within a month.

At the end of your relationship with us you can ask us to delete your personal data and we will do so as far as we are reasonably able and subject to our legal requirements to retain such data.

Contact Us

If you would like to exercise any of your rights outlined in this policy or have any questions about the way in which Nerve Centre handles your personal data, please contact the Nerve Centre or telephone: 02871 260 562.