The importance of protecting your privacy and our policy is designed to assist you
in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in
making informed decisions when using our site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies,
business practices and our customers' needs.
Board Certification is offered to those who in good faith submit documentation that they
have: Accredited Diploma, Experience, Assessment Success, and will adhere to the ethical and continuing education
dictates of the Board of Standards.
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What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit this web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal
information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information
collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Web site.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide:
When you register for any of our products, services or
newsletters you will provide us information about yourself.
Credit Card Information
If you choose to avail of our services, you may need to give personal information and authorization to obtain
information from various credit services. For example, you may need to provide the following information:
-Credit card number
-Name on credit card
-Credit card billing address
-Business and home phone number
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with
your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we
employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
2. Web Site Use
Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web
site utilizes a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and web server
log files to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web
server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web
sites visited just before and just after our Web site.
How Do We Use the Information That You
Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information
for purposes of administering our business activities, providing the products and services you requested, to
process your payment, , to monitor the use of the service, our marketing and promotional efforts and improve our
content and service offerings, and customize our site's content, layout, services and for other lawful purposes.
These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet your needs.
Furthermore, such information may be shared
with others on an aggregate basis. Personally identifiable information or business information will not be shared
with parties except as required by law.
Occasionally, we may also use the information
we collect to notify you about important changes to our Website, new services, and special offers we think you will
find valuable. You may notify us at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by emailing us at the link
provided on the newsletter.
A cookie is a very small text document, which
often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's computer asks your computer
for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site
can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your
browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by
other sites. Browsers are usually set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you
it is possible that some areas of our site will not function as effectively when viewed by the users. A cookie
cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or pass on computer viruses.
How Do We Use Information We Collect
As you visit and browse our Web site, the site
to log in more than is necessary for security. Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server's log files, allow us to
calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Web site and which parts of the site are most popular. This
helps us gather feedback to constantly improve our Web site and better serve our clients. Cookies do not allow us
to gather any personal information about you and we do not intentionally store any personal information that your
browser provided to us in your cookies.
IP addresses are used by your computer every
time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to
identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and
profile data known as traffic data so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to
Sharing and Selling
We do not share, sell, lend or lease any of
the information that uniquely identify a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone
except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide services that you have
How Can You Access and Correct Your
You may request access to all your personally
identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by emailing us at the usual
What About Legally Compelled
Disclosure of Information?
We may disclose information when legally
compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection
of our legal rights. We may also disclose account information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this
information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms
of Service or to protect the safety of our users and the Public.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to
Our Web Site?
We are not responsible for the practices
employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site or the information or content contained therein. Often links
to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our
Please remember that when you use a link to go
any other web site, including web sites, which have a link on our Website, is subject to that Web site's own rules
and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.
By using our Web site you consent to our
Our Commitment To Data
Please note that your information will be
stored and processed on our computers in the United States. The laws on holding personal data in the United States
may be less stringent than the laws of your Country of residence or citizenship. To prevent unauthorized access,
maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical,
electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
This site allows visitors to unsubscribe so
that they will not receive future messages. After unsubscribing we will discontinue sending the particular messages
as soon as technically feasible.
From time-to-time our site requests
information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary
and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include
contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level).
Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for
purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.
A Special Note About
Children are not eligible to use our services
unsupervised and we ask that children (under the age of 14) do not submit any personal information to us. If you
are a minor, you can use this service only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or
Acquisition or Changes in
In the event that the web site (or a
substantial portion of its assets) is acquired, your information would be considered part of those assets, and may
be part of those assets that are transferred.
We offer certification to those who in good
faith have submitted evidence that they have completed accredited program education, exams and/or licenses.
Board certification is neither a degree or academic certificate, but rather a professional designation issued from
an independent body with standards of education, assessment, experience, continuing education and ethics.
While certification may assist individuals in improving their resume and competing against other candidates, it
does not guarantee any job or career advancement.
The Academy is governed by the laws of the
United States of America. Statues that apply to the International Board of Standards are government dictated as to
the operating agreements and bylaws of a limited company.
We will post any changes here, so be sure to check back periodically. However, please be assured that if the