We respect your privacy
Elevate! is a training initiative owned and operated by VAADA. VAADA respects your right to privacy and is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our members and website visitors. We adhere to the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). This policy sets out how we collect and treat your personal information.
“Personal information” is information we hold which is identifiable as being about you.
Collection of personal information
VAADA will, from time to time, receive and store personal information you enter onto our website, provided to us directly or given to us in other forms.
We will collect the following information:
- Full name
- Contact information, including email
- Demographic information, including gender, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander status and age range
- Other information relevant to surveys or other offers
- We may also collect any other information you provide while interacting with us.
What we do with the information we gather
VAADA uses this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service. In addition VAADA will use information for the following reasons:
- Reporting on training trends, demographic data and other information relevant to the Elevate! project
- Internal record keeping
- To improve products and services
- VAADA will never sell or disclose identifying information.
Disclosure of your personal information
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
- We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
- We will never sell your information.
Security of your personal information
VAADA is committed to ensuring that the information you provide to us 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 information and protect it from misuse, interference, loss and unauthorised access, modification and disclosure.
Access to your personal information
You may request details of personal information that we hold about you in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). If you would like a copy of the information, which we hold about you or believe that any information we hold on you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please email us at email@example.com
We reserve the right to refuse to provide you with information that we hold about you, in certain circumstances as set out in the Privacy Act.
Complaints about privacy
If you have any complaints about our privacy practices, please feel free to send in details of your complaints to 211-213 Victoria Parade, Collingwood, Victoria, 3066. We take complaints very seriously, and will respond shortly after receiving written notice of your complaint.
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Third party sites
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