Privacy Statement

British Academy of Jewellery is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers. Any information supplied in the course of your use of the BAJ website (the “Website”) will be stored in accordance with data protection legislation currently in force in the United Kingdom, including without limitation the Data Protection Act 1998. By visiting and using the Website, you expressly consent and accept the practices described in this Privacy Statement.

 

Users will be required to enter their personal details and bank information via the Website in order to purchase tickets. Personal information provided through the Website will be used to contact you when necessary in connection with ticket purchases made by you or on your behalf on the Website. On conifirmation of your purchase, you will be automatically subscribed to Baj’s monthly e-newsletter and (at your election) to other occasional email communications relating to products we think will be of interest to you. Users may opt out of these communications at any time by clicking an ‘unsubscribe’ link attached as a footer to emails sent by us or our selected third party partners.

 

Some email communications, such as billing information and account notifications, are transactional in nature and are essential for the proper provision of our services and we will continue to send these communications notwithstanding any opt-outs you may select. Please note that following a purchase of courses we will be entitled to retain personal data on a secure basis for a reasonable time thereafter.

 

We will not share your personal information with third parties for marketing purposes without your consent and we will not send you unsolicited emails. Please note however that by purchasing courses through the Website you are consenting to your personal information being used for the purposes of fulfilling your booking. As a condition of your use of the Website, you also give your consent to us providing your financial or personal information to those third parties necessary to process payments made through or facilitated by the Website. This may include credit card companies, banks and other merchants providing payment services.