Gaia Education may collect information from you in the following circumstances:
a.When you give it to us DIRECTLY
You may give us your information when you:
- Sign up to one of our courses
- Sign up to one of our events
- Make a donation
- Purchase one of our products
- Make an application or become a certified trainer
- Submit an application to conduct a certified EDE programme
- Apply for a vacancy
- Contact us with a query
- Subscribe to one of our webinars
- Fill in a Gaia Education survey
b. When you give it to us INDIRECTLY
Your information may be shared with us by independent course organisers, for example when you take part in a Certified EDE or a ToT, where the courses are not run directly by Gaia Education.
When courses are run in partnership with other organisations we are the joint data controller of the information. We will always ask those working on our behalf and our partners to ask for your consent to receive Gaia Education news and marketing emails.
c. When you use Gaia Education’s SOCIAL MEDIA
When using our social media services such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Google+ the settings you have in place may give us permission to access information about you from these accounts. These cookies enable in-depth campaign reporting and the tracking of social network users when they visit our websites by using a tagging mechanism provided by those social networks. If you want to change what information is shared with us you can refer to the following privacy notices to see how you can change your privacy settings:
d. When the information is publicly available
We might obtain personal data about individuals from places such as Companies House or information published in the media.
e. When we collect information via our WEBSITE
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services, and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users. We use external programmes to send and manage marketing emails and newsletters.
In our website we use several google services, like, Google Analytics and Google Tags, your information is stored and collected as cookies. These cookies are used to collect analytical information about how visitors use the website. All web traffic and usage information is collected in an aggregate form.
For more information about Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page, or how google uses information from sites or apps that uses their services.
Online shop website and debit/credit card security
The Gaia Education website offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
The Gaia Education website uses third party platforms to process e-commerce transactions. This site uses the industry standard protocol which encrypts your information as it is transmitted over the internet.
If you visit our website, Gaia Education may collect certain information from your browser, such as the IP address (an IP address is a number that can uniquely identify a computer or other internet device). We can tell what website directed you to our website by looking at information from our browser.
The Gaia Education website contains links to external sites not owned or managed by us. We cannot be held responsible for the content or for the privacy of any external sites.