This privacy policy sets out how SCTIL (Social Care Training Ireland Ltd.) uses and protects any information that you give SCTIL when you use this website.

SCTIL is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information, by which you can be identified, when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

SCTIL may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from May 25th 2018.

The Use of Personal Data

When a user is registering with SCTIL  you are entering into a contract with us. You are contracting SCTIL to provide a service to you.

The legislation with regards to data protection states that we can use your personal data provided to us if we are required to do so to fulfill our contractual requirements. 

We will only use your data for the purposes of fulfilling our contractual data unless there is a legal requirement for us to do otherwise.

We will never provide your personal data to a third party for marketing purposes unless you have explicitly consented for us to do so.

We will need to contact you during the course, or sometimes after even after the course. We will make contact be phone and/or by email. 

What Information We Collect

We may collect the following information:

Data Retention

As part of our contract with you, we will retain your personal information for a period of 7 years following completion of the contract, unless there is a legal requirement for us to retain it for longer.

This is an important requirement to allow us to fulfill our obligations to provide certificates, reference in any case.

Your Rights

You are entitled to:

How We Use Your Information

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

Information Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Information Collection Using Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

External Links

Our website may contain external links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling Personal Information Privacy

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 2018.   If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to:

Data Protection

Social Care Training Ireland Ltd
15 Dublin Street, Carlow.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.