As with other websites, log files are stored on the web server saving details such as the visitor’s IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit. Cookies may be used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website. Where registration is required, the visitor’s email and/or a username will be stored on the server. If you create an account, list job and training preferences, create profiles of skills and competencies, and add documentation (e.g., resumes, phone numbers, etc.) all that information is stored on the server.
The information is used to enhance the visitor’s experience when using the website to display personalized content and possibly advertising. E-mail addresses and phone numbers will not be sold, rented or leased to 3rd parties. Email may be sent to inform you of news or to provide membership information, but only if you have chosen to subscribe to our newsletter, request membership information, or contribute content to the website.
We will not share your information with a third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary in our sole judgment to fulfill your request. For example, you authorize the ARM Institute to share contact information with prospective employers by opting-into this service. By doing so, you provide consent for employer to contact you.
If you have subscribed to our newsletter, you may unsubscribe by following the instructions that are included in e-mail that you receive. You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings, but this may prevent access to certain features of the website.
To apply for ARM Institute Endorsement review and/or other related services through our site, you must provide us with certain personal information such as your name, telephone number, and e-mail address. We require this information so that we can process and confirm your interest, purchase and keep you informed of status.
From time to time, we may add or enhance services available on the site. To the extent these services are provided and used by you, we will use the information you provide to facilitate the service requested. For example, if you email us with a question, we will use your email address, name, nature of the question, etc. to respond to your question. We may also store such information to assist us in making the site the better and easier to use.
In addition to the circumstances described above, the ARM Institute may disclose account information if required to do so by law, court order, as requested by other government or law enforcement authority, or in the good faith belief that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable including, without limitation, to protect the rights or properties of the ARM Institute when we have reason to believe that disclosing the information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, whether intentionally or otherwise, or when anyone else could be harmed by such activities.