This website contains information about the services and courses offered through The Bournemouth and Poole College.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website but The College cannot accept any responsibility for errors or omissions, or for any consequences arising from the use of information contained on the site.
The College is not responsible for the content or actions of external Internet sites.
The College also cannot take any responsibility for any translations made by any translation tool used to convert the website's contents. Additionally we cannot guarantee complete accuracy in the translation of any content created in any language other than English .
Use of Data
Our use of data is governed by our registration under the 1998 Data Protection Act.
When users of our site send us personal information, such as their email address, The College undertakes:
- Never to sell your details to anyone
- Never to give your details to any third party without your express agreement
- To only use the information in order to shape and improve the services we offer.
All data is collected anonymously unless explicitly stated otherwise.
Any information collected indirectly will be only be used by Bournemouth and Poole College to:
- monitor the volume, type and pattern of traffic using this website
- develop the design and layout of the website and for other administrative and planning purposes.
Statistical Data Collection
We monitor and record extensively connections to and from college servers. We do this for security and in order to detect and prevent abuse as well as for statistical and performance measurement purposes. The monitoring data we collect includes browser type, domain names, traffic volumes, temporal data, IP information, and data posted from web-forms on our website.
We use "cookies" on some parts of 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 meet their needs.
What are Cookies?
Google Analytics Cookies
Bournemouth and Poole College uses Google Analytics software which places cookies on a user's device to provide us with aggregated usage data of the Bournemouth and Poole College website.
Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. Browsers do not share first-party cookies across domains.
Analytical cookies allow us to count the number of visitors to our website, and to see how users move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the quality of the delivery of our web materials. No personal information is collected or retained by means of the cookies used to generate this statistical information.
Information on the cookies used by the default configuration and use of Google Analytics is available here.
hibu (UK) Limited have a pixel on our website which enables cookies to be dropped onto user's machines. These cookies may be used to target those users on third party websites within the Yell network. Please go to www.youronlinechoices.com if you wish to know more about behavioural targeting, and if you wish to opt-out of being targeted for any behavioural advertising by any member of the Internet Advertising Bureau, including hibu (UK) Limited.
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on
If you want to opt out, download and install the add-on for your current web browser, it is available from http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout and enables a user to opt out. The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on is available for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Opera.
For all enquiries please contact 01202 205205.