Terms of use

Kindergartens international Institution maintains this website, any content offered and other linked and related sites (the “Site”) for the use of its customers, vendors, students, and other Site users (“Users”) upon agreement to the following terms. Please read the terms carefully before using the Site. Use of this website indicates acceptance of these “Terms of Use” and forms a binding agreement between you and Kindergartens International Institution. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this Site.

Use of Site

The website is set up in two parts. A public part and a private part. The public part of the website is available to everyone, while the private part is only accessible to members. Membership is only for early childhood educators. You are not allowed to access the private part of the website (register as a Member), if you don’t work in early childhood education, because you would violate our Terms of Use, which can have legal consequences.

Kindergartens International and certain other brands, trademarks, and service marks are marks of Kindergartens International Institution. The Materials on this Site are copyrighted, and any unauthorized use of any Materials on this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws.

Links to external websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. Kindergartens International Institution has not reviewed all of these external websites, does not control, and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. If you decide to access any of the external websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.

No Warranty

The Materials provided at this site are provided “as is” without any warranties of any kind including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. Kindergartens International Institution further does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the Materials at this Site. Kindergartens International Institution may make changes to the Materials at this Site, or to the services and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The Materials at this Site may be out of date, and Kindergartens International Institution makes no commitment to update the Materials at this Site.

Limitation of Liability

The Materials provided at this site are provided “as is” without any warranties of any kind including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. Kindergartens International Institution further does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the Materials at this Site. Kindergartens International Institution may make changes to the Materials at this Site, or to the services and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The Materials at this Site may be out of date, and Kindergartens International Institution makes no commitment to update the Materials at this Site.

Applicable Law

The Terms of Use are governed by the laws of Slovenia. Failure to enforce strict performance of the Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Kindergartens International Institution may assign its rights and duties under the Terms of Use without notice to any party at any time.

Effective Date and Updates

The Terms are effective as of August 1st, 2021, and are subject to change without notice by Kindergartens International Institution at any time. Please check for changes regularly. Your use of this Site after such changes constitutes your agreement to such changes.

PRIVACY STATEMENT

1. What information do we collect and what do we do with it?

Like most of online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

When you become a member of Kindergartens International as part of the enrolling process, we collect the personal information you share with us such as your name, email address, and country of residence. We manage and protect your data according to GDPR policy. We may send you emails about our upcoming Online Conferences, Webinars, Meetings, Courses, or other updates. We may also use your email to inform you about any changes, survey you about your usage, or collect your opinion.

2. How do you get my consent?

When you provide us with personal information to become a member on our site, make a purchase, or participate in the course, you imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only. If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

3. How do I withdraw my consent?

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. Lear more about our Cookie Policy. Your consent applies to the following domains: https://kindergartens-international.com.

4. Disclosure

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.

5. Third Party Services

In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.

However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their privacy policies concerning the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.

For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand how your personal information will be handled by these providers.

Certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located in a different jurisdiction than either you or us. If you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.

Once you leave our website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

6. Links

When you click on links on our site, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

7. Security

To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed.

If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.

Our Membership platform is hosted by WordPress.com. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.

8. Cookies

We collect cookies or similar tracking technologies. This means information that our website’s server transfers to your computer. This information can be used to track your session on our website. Cookies may also be used to customize our website content for you as an individual. If you are using one of the common Internet web browsers, you can set up your browser to either let you know when you receive a cookie or to deny cookie access to your computer.

We use cookies to recognize your device and provide you with a personalized experience.

We may also use automated tracking methods on our websites, in communications with you, and in our products and services, to measure performance and engagement.

Please note that because there is no consistent industry understanding of how to respond to “Do Not Track” signals, we do not alter our data collection and usage practices when we detect such a signal from your browser.

9. Web Analysis Tools

We may use web analysis tools that are built into the Kindergartens International website to measure and collect anonymous session information.

10. Age of Consent

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence.

11. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

12. Questions and contact information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer here.

Kindergartens International Institution – international education of preschool professionals
Pregljeva ulica 9, 2000 Maribor, Slovenia, Europe
Bank account: SI56 0284 3026 3885 091
Registration number: 2700778000
Vat number: 90040660