Mentoring Standard values the privacy of our customers and users. We collect and manage customer data in accordance with our company values:
- Personal and professional growth
- Passion about the work
- Users of our website mentoringstandard.com
- Requestors of products and services
- Other customers
about our practices regarding collection, use, and disclosure of personal and organizational information. We gather information from these groups through our website and through the use of our products and services.
We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. We do not sell your personal information to third parties. In this document, “we”, “our”, or “us” refers to Mentoring Standard, and “you” or “your” refers to users, customers, and requestors of services and products.
2. Your Consent
3. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Requirements
Mentoring Standard may certify adult mentors who may work with adults and/or with children under the age of 13, and Mentoring Standard may assess and accredit mentoring programs run by adults for participants who may include either/both adults and children under the age of 13 years. Our website and services are not directed to children and we do not knowingly collect or publish any personally identifiable information from children under 13 years of age through our sites.
4. Information We Collect
Mentoring Standard is committed to protecting your data, with physical and process-based security. If you have any questions about the information below, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Mentoring Standard may collect personal or organizational data from users both online and offline. In many cases, such information will be collected directly from you, such as through a transaction or inquiry, or your submission of a form, registration, or communication to us. Information may also be gathered from third-party sources (including publicly available data, consumer reporting agencies, other companies, and referrals) and through your activities and interactions with us. We may combine data collected from these disparate sources unless we tell you otherwise.
Mentoring Standard collects data about its customers in a number of ways. In this and following sections, we describe what types of personal and organizational data we collect, the ways we collect it, and how we use it. This list is not necessarily exhaustive, given that these activities can vary from time to time.
The types of personal and/or organizational data typically collected by Mentoring Standard may include the following, depending on your activities or the services you request:
- Contact information, such as name, title, address, postal code, country telephone numbers, email address, company name, and similar data.
- Personal/demographic information, including gender and education.
- Professional information such as employment, professional organization affiliation, and other data provided when you request one of our services.
- Experience and information associated with participating in mentoring programs, or the process of being certified, assessed or accredited for mentoring.
As you use our website or services, we may collect certain information about the computer or devices you use to access the website or Services. For instance we may collect and analyze data such as IP addresses and the city, state, and country from which you accessed the website. We may also collect information related to the ways in which you interact with the Services and website such as pages viewed, the amount of time spent on a particular page, and other similar information. We may use third party analytics providers and technologies to assist in collecting this information.
5. What We Do With the Information We Collect
Mentoring Standard may contact you, by email or other means. For example, Mentoring Standard may send communications (emails, etc.) with regard to services we are providing you, promotions relating to Mentoring Standard, or the use of the our website. If you do not want to receive promotional communications from Mentoring Standard, please opt out when you submit an application. The Internet industry is currently still working on Do Not Track standards, implementations and solutions and until there is a standard, we do not plan to recognize or respond to browser-initiated Do Not Track signals.
6. How We Share Your Information
As part of our services, Mentoring Standard may share with our customers aggregated, anonymized data in the form of comparisons and reports. Aggregated, anonymized data from Mentoring Standard may also be published publicly to help disseminate information about mentoring best practises and trends.
We only use or share personally or organizationally recognizable information you have provided to us when:
- Doing so is appropriate to carry out your own request;
- It is needed to detect, prevent or address fraud, security or technical issues;
- We are required to do so by law, regulation, or court order or to respond to governmental and/or law enforcement requests;
- It is needed to otherwise protect our property and/or legal rights, or that of others.
Links and Third Party Tracking
California Privacy Rights
California law permits users who are California residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of the third parties to whom we have disclosed their personal information (if any) for their direct marketing purposes in the prior calendar year, as well as the type of personal information disclosed to those parties. If you are a California resident and would like to request this information, please submit your request in an email to email@example.com
Mentoring Standard takes appropriate safeguards to protect personal and organizational data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. If you have any questions about security of our web site, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
Should you have any questions or concerns, please write to email@example.com