Why we collect personal information
The International TEFL Institute collects personal information to personalize your experience with our site and with regards to storing your assignment results and qualifications for future verification.
The International TEFL Institute may also use the information we collect to notify users of site updates, to promote special events or to provide industry related information.
How we gather data on International TEFL Institute users
In some instances, we may simply ask you to provide your name, e-mail address, post code, and country. Whenever you give this kind of information, it helps us to tailor our content for you.
At other times – such as when you buy TEFL courses, enter International TEFL Institute promotions, or answer surveys on our site – we may ask for more detailed personal information. For instance, when you make a purchase through our sites, we collect your billing address, telephone number and other information necessary to complete the transaction.
Other companies’ access to your personal information
We may occasionally need to share your information with business partners who co-sponsor other services. In these cases, we will provide only the data that is needed to make the service successful, but will remain the sole property of the International TEFL Institute. We may also share your information with partners with whom we have co-branded sites and co-branded data collection.
When you purchase an item through our online shop, payment gateway or sign up to receive promotional items or newsletters from us, we may need to share some personal information with the third parties helping us to complete your transaction or send you the items you have requested. When we share your information with such third parties, we will disclose only the information needed to complete your transaction.
The International TEFL Institute stores all data behind carefully selected security devices, such as firewalls. All internal communication with the system and communication of private member data, such as student registration details, students’ feedback on assessments, and students’ post-course evaluation / feedback, is transmitted using encrypted protocols. Policies related to staff access to private member data are in place. All data is held in the strictest confidence and protected by the strictest security standards.
Corrections and updates
This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided. Users can email firstname.lastname@example.org.