Disclosure Regarding Collection and Use of Personal Information
The Information We Collect
PCTC collects the following information:
First Name and Email Address at a minimum. For courses and memberships, we may collect your Phone Number, Address, and License Type. We also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information (i.e. generic information that does not identify you personally) when you visit any of our web pages such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows or Mac) and the domain name of your Internet service provider.
How We Use and Disclose the Information
We will use the personal information you provide online for the purpose(s) you have submitted. Your First Name and Email Address will be used to send you the course related content that you request. Additional information will be used to help identify you and help support your Brainspotting needs, including creating complimentary certificates for our courses. In addition, we may send you emails offering products or services which we think you may be interested in. If you want us to stop using the personal information you provided in these ways, please click the unsubscribe link on the bottom of any communication from PCTC.
We may disclose your personally identifiable information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or to defend against legal claims. We may also disclose your personally identifiable information when we believe it is necessary or desirable in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service, and/or to protect our rights and property.
How We Share Your Personal Information
We will not share the personal information you provide except with your explicit permission with two exceptions:
Your First Name and Email Address will be shared with any and all course instructors involved with the course you sign up for, and you are bound by the Privacy Terms of their email list and can unsubscribe separately from their list at any time. The same information will also be shared with R Cassidy for the purpose of verifying CEUs.
PCTC is committed to handling your customer information with high standards of information security. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.
Use and Disclosure of Anonymous Information
We sometimes use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect to improve the design and content of our site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. We also may use this information in the aggregate to analyze how our site is used, as well as to offer you products, programs or services. We may also share aggregate information with others, including affiliated companies and non-affiliated companies.
Collection of Information by Others
Our site may contain links to other sites whose information practices may be different than ours. You should check the other sites’ privacy notices since we have no control over information that is submitted to or collected by them.
To enhance your online experience with us, many of our web pages use “cookies.” Cookies are text files placed on your hard disk by our web server to store your preferences. Cookies, by themselves, do not tell us your email address or other personally identifiable information unless you choose to provide this information to us. However, once you choose to provide the personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Some of our Web pages may contain electronic images known as Pixels, which are also called single-pixel gifs. These images allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Pixels are not used to access your personally identifiable information but they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our website usage. Pixels collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Pixel resides. Some of our Web pages may also contain pixels placed there to help us determine the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns.
Discussions and Community Tools; Testimonials
You agree that any information you submit to us through PCTC may be used for promotional purposes. Because of the public nature of some of our services, you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal information. We may also use a limited amount of information, such as first name, last name, and your town and state in marketing materials on the website. Your registration constitutes consent to this use.
If you are visiting PCTC from a location outside of the United States, your connection will be through and to servers located in the United States, and all information you provide will be processed and securely maintained in our web servers and internal systems located within the United States. By using PCTC, you authorize and specifically consent to the transfer of your personal information to the USA and its storage and use as specified above when you provide such information to us.
How You Can Access or Correct Your Personal Information
For instructions on how you can access the personally identifiable information that we have collected about you online, or how to correct any errors in such information, please contact us at email@example.com.
To protect your privacy and security, we may take reasonable steps to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.