GDPR – Europe’s new framework for data protection laws. It replaces the previous 1995 data protection directive, which current UK law is based upon. The new regulation starts on 25 May 2018. Find more information on GDPR here
- Who is collecting the data?
ATE Enterprises Ltd
2. What data is being collected?
Individual’s name , job title, Organization name and address, email address, contact number and other information supplied e.g. specific interest will be collected at the time of enquiry.
Student information will be maintained for legal purposes
3. What is the legal basis for processing the data?
Consent – the individual (a data subject) whom the personal data is about has consented to the processing of his/her data
4. Will the data be shared with any third parties?
ATE policy is that no client data is shared with third parties.
Students applying for certification will have their data shared with the relevant Certification Authority only
5. How will the information be used?
The information will be used for legal purposes and occasional promotional / communication purposes only.
6. How long will the data be stored for?
Data will be stored for at least 7 years to conform with UK tax laws
Certification data will be stored for the duration of the certification
7. What rights does the data subject have?
A right of access to a copy of the information comprised in their personal data;
A right to object to processing that is likely to cause or is causing damage or distress;
A right to prevent processing for direct marketing;
A right to object to decisions being taken by automated means;
A right in certain circumstances to have inaccurate personal data rectified, blocked, erased or destroyed
8. How can the data subject raise a complaint?
Any complaints can be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
ATE Enterprises respects and is committed to protecting the privacy of our website visitors. We will take appropriate technical and organisational precautions in order to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
ATE Enterprises complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 (Registration number – Z1305531). For more information please visit the link below:
The policy explains how we may use any information that you supply to us.
Disclosure of information to others
ATE Enterprises will not sell to or share any information with third parties, without express consent given by you. However we may disclose information if legally required to do so by a government, regulatory body or the law requires or allows us to disclose your personal information. We may share your information, only to the extent necessary, with our service providers, consultants and others who deliver or provide services for or on behalf of ATE Enterprises.
We will also not disclose:
– the identity of any ATC attendees to anyone other than the Certification Authority and a company that paid the course fee for an attendee, if applicable.
– any information about their Candidates’ examination results to anyone other than the Certification Authority.
Third party websites
We may provide links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party website, please check their policies as appropriate.
International data transfers
Information that we collect may be transferred, stored and processed between any of the countries in which we operate.
If you are in the European Economic Area (EEA), information which you provide may be transferred to countries (including the USA, Poland, and Australia), which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those used in the EEA, though ATE Enterprises will maintain the standards required in the EEA in all its places of business.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you, there is no charge to have this information provided to you.
Updating or deleting your information
Please let us know if the personal information we have for you is incorrect and needs to be updated.
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ATE Enterprises Ltd is committed to the principles of data protection and will trade in accordance with the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In order to deliver this, ATE Enterprises Ltd has appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO) who is responsible for the processing of personal data:
1 Cliveden Office Village
01400 567 029
Last updated 25th May 2018