Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

1. Privacy Policy Summary

Thank you for visiting the Northpoint Centre of Learning (NCL) website and reviewing our privacy policy. Our policy is simple: We collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information to a third party.Some of our web pages (such as online publication order forms, conference and training registration forms, and web discussion forums) let you voluntarily submit personal information. In those cases, we will provide a specific notice before you begin submitting any personal information, explaining how your information will be safeguard NCL.If you want to know more about how we record non-personal information about your visit or how we use information that you voluntarily submit, read on.

2. Non-personal Information We Record

If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, our website's operating system will automatically record some general information about your visit.

During your visit, our web operating system will record:

1. The Internet domain for your Internet service, such as "" or "" if you Use a private Internet access account, or if you connect from a college or university domain.

2. The type of browser (such as "Netscape version X" or "Internet Explorer version X") that you are using.

3. The type of operating system that you Use (such as Macintosh, UNIX, or Windows).

4. The date and time you visit our site, and the web pages that you visit on our site.

5. The address of the previous website you were visiting, if you link our website from another website.

We Use this information for statistical analysis, to help us make our site more useful to visitors. This tracking system does not record information about individuals.

3. Cookies

When you visit any website, its server may generate a piece of text known as a "cookie" to place on your computer. Placing cookie text allows websites to "remember" visitors' preferences, surfing patterns and behaviour while they connect with NCL.The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of Web pages. Cookies from NCL Web pages only collect information about your browser's visit to the site; they do not collect any personal information about you.There are two types of cookies, single session (temporary), and multi-session (persistent). Session cookies last only as long as your Web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer for longer periods.Session Cookies: We Use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through our site. These cookies let our server know that you are continuing a visit to our site.Persistent Cookies: We Use persistent cookies to enable Google's Universal Analytics to differentiate between new and returning visitors to our siteIf you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies stored on your machine, you can opt out or disable cookies in your browser. You will still have access to all information and resources at Institutes websites. Be aware that disabling cookies in your browser will affect cookie usage at all other websites you visit as well.NCL uses a third-party analytics provider (Google's Analytics) to analyse the data collected through the session and persistent metrics cookies.The third-party analytics provider does not receive personally identifiable information through these cookies and does not combine, match, or cross-reference information with any other information. Please review the third-party analytics provider's privacy policy for additional information.

4. Information from E-mail You Send to Us

If you decide to send us an electronic mail message (e-mail), the message will usually contain your return e-mail address. If you include personally-identifying information in your e-mail because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information in responding to your request. In other limited circumstances, we may be required by law to disclose information that you submit.

Also, e-mail is not necessarily secure against interception. Please send only information necessary to help us process your request.

5. Information Collected from Interactive Forms

On some of our web pages we offer interactive forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as your e-mail address, name, etc.). This occurs when you are registering for various programs, conferences, workshops, or training sessions offered by NCL, taking student aid counselling quizzes, ordering publications from NCL, or submitting comments to various web discussion forums. In those cases, all submitted information is used only for the expressed purposes for which it is intended and is not made available to any third party. However, when you submit a comment to an NCL web discussion forum, if you supply your name, e-mail address, or other personal information, that information is posted along with your comment.

6. Links to Other Sites

Our policy discloses the privacy practices for the NCL website. But NCL provides links to other websites. When you leave the NCL website (, you will be going to sites that are beyond our control. We try to ensure that links that leave our site are clearly labelled. These other sites may send their own cookies to Users, collect data, or solicit personal information. The privacy policies and procedures described here for NCL do not apply to any external links. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any site you link to from ours, especially if you share any personal information. Be informed. You are the person best qualified to protect your own privacy.

7. Social Media

NCL is using third-party social media sites to provide NCL content in formats that may be Useful or interesting; however, is the official source of information from the Northpoint Centre of Learning (NCL). NCL cannot attest to the accuracy of other information provided by these or any other linked sites. Using these third-party sites does not constitute an endorsement by NCL or any of its employees of the sponsors of the sites or the information or products presented on the sites. Also, please be aware that the privacy protection provided at may not be available on these third-party sites. Please note that when NCL uses social media sites, NCL does not collect or in any way use personally identifiable information.

 8. Questions?

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