Information about us and these terms
This website and LMS is owned and operated by Virtual College Limited (otherwise referred to as ”we”, “our” or ”us”), a company limited by shares that is registered in England and Wales with the company number 03052439 and the registered office address of Marsel House, Stephensons Way, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8DD.
We reserve the right to remove access to the website and LMS in respect of anyone who does not comply with the terms set out herein.Content
Unless stated otherwise, the intellectual property rights and copyrights for all material displayed on our website, and contained in the online courses and materials accessed via our LMS, are owned by us or our licensors. You may download and print extracts from our website or from the online courses accessed through our LMS for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. You should not use any extracts for any other purposes. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms and conditions are reserved.
No part of our website or courses may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without our prior written permission. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.
The material on our website is provided on an “as is” basis, without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide you with this website on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) which but for these terms and conditions might have an effect with respect to our website.Third Party Websites
Links to third party websites on our website and LMS are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave our website. We have not reviewed all of these third party websites and do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. We therefore do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to by our website, you do so entirely at your own risk.Visitor Material and Conduct
If and when you make use of features that allow you to upload content to the website or LMS, you warrant that any such contribution complies with all applicable law in any country from which they are posted and that it will not infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person or company. You will be liable to use and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
Subject to any laws and regulations, we also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to the website or LMS constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of the website or LMS.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on the website or LMS and/or remove your rights of use, and you will not be entitled to a refund if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with these standards.
The views expressed by other Authorised Users on the website or LMS may not represent Virtual College views or values.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from our website and LMS any material that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, or similar. You must have obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals before submitting any information. We reserve the right to remove any material from the website or LMS that we consider inappropriate or unsuitable.
We shall fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting inappropriate material.Registration
To participate in any courses that we provide, you will need to be registered with us. If you are registering for multiple learners for your organisation, each registration is for a single user only. We do not permit sharing of usernames and passwords with more than one person nor with multiple users on a network. Responsibility for the security of any passwords issued rests with you.
In the event that you are accessing the LMS as a Learner, access is granted in one of two ways:
In the event that you are accessing the LMS as an Administrator or Auditor, you or your provider will have registered for access to the LMS for a specified period of time and will have access as an Authorised User. Access will be via usernames and passwords which will be administered by Virtual College or via your provider.Your Account and Password
You may use the website or LMS only for lawful purposes. You may not use the website or LMS:
You further agree:
We do not guarantee that the website, LMS or content accessed on either will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access the site. You should use your own virus protection software.Liability
Save to the extent permitted by law, we (and any of our group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders, sub-contractors or agents of any of them) exclude all liability and responsibility (including without limitation in respect of negligence) from any amount or kind of loss or damage arising out of or in connection with your use of our website and LMS.
We do not exclude or attempt to limit in any way our liability:
Subject to the exclusions/limitations set out above, we shall not be liable to you for any indirect or consequential loss or damage of any nature whatsoever arising and whether caused in tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise (even if foreseeable), any loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profit of contracts, loss of anticipated savings, wasted third party costs, and/or loss of data, management or office time.Data Protection
Please view our data protection policy here: Data Protection Agreement