This policy applies to information we collect on the Website and in email, text, or other electronic messages between you and the Website.
The contents of our Sites are protected by copyright and trademark laws, and are the property of their owners. Unless otherwise noted, you may access and use the information and materials within the Sites for your personal use. You may not change, modify, delete, display, transmit, adapt, exploit, or copy for distribution or sale any information, material, trademark, or copyright on the Sites. You must obtain written permission from us or any other entity who owns intellectual property on the Sites before you may publish, distribute, display, or commercially exploit any material from the Sites. By using the Sites, you agree to abide by all copyright notices or other posted restrictions.
We welcome your comments about any of the Sites. We ask that you refrain from submitting creative projects to us, particularly those that are confidential or personal to you.
The information, services, products, claims, and materials on our Sites are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. We disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied effectiveness of the ideas or success strategies listed on this site as well as those that are provided in our products or to our participants at our events. We are not a party to, and do not monitor, any transaction between users and third party providers of products or services.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, will we or any of our licensors or suppliers be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials or information on the Sites, or any products or services provided pursuant to the Sites, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages (including but not limited to lost data), so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall the total liability to you by us or any of our licensors or suppliers for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you to us, if any, for accessing the Sites.
Under no circumstances will we be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage that is caused or alleged to have been caused to you in connection with your use of any advice, goods or services you receive from a guest speaker on our Sites or at one of our events.
No Professional Advice
The information contained in or made available through the Sites cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, medical, psychological, or legal matters. In particular, you should regularly consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical or mental health, particularly concerning any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. We and our suppliers make no representations or warranties concerning any treatment, action, or application of medication or preparation by any person following the information offered or provided within or through the Sites. You alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and results in life, and by your use of the Sites, you agree not to attempt to hold Us liable for any such decisions, actions or results, at any time, under any circumstance.
Our Products and Services are intended to aid you in the process of obtaining a life at sea. Our Products and Services require work and discipline just like any worthwhile endeavour or professional continuing education program. As stipulated by law, we cannot, and do not make any guarantees about your ability to get results with our ideas, information, tools or strategies. Your results in life are up to you. Nothing on this page, any of our Websites, or any of our content or curriculum is a promise or guarantee of results or future earnings, and we do not offer any legal, medical, tax or other professional advice. Any financial numbers referenced here are illustrative of concepts only and should not be considered average earnings, exact earnings, or promises for actual or future performance. You alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and results in life, and by your registration here you agree not to attempt to hold us liable for your decisions, actions or results, at any time, under any circumstance.
The Sites are not directed to children under the age of 18 and we will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. We strongly recommend that parents participate in their children’s exploration of the Internet and any online services and use their browser’s parental controls to limit the areas of the Internet to which their children have access. You agree to abide by any such restrictions, and not to help anyone avoid these restrictions. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Confidentiality and Non-Compete
Users of our Sites hereby understand that the tools, processes, strategies, materials and information presented on our Sites are copyrighted and proprietary, so users agrees not to record, duplicate, distribute, teach or train from our information in any manner whatsoever without our express written permission. Any unauthorized use or distribution of our Sites proprietary concepts, materials, and intellectual property by you or your representatives is prohibited and the promoter will pursue legal action and full damages if these terms are violated in order to protect its rights.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and security and have explained and detailed the steps we take to do so. We control this Site from offices in the Canada. We do not represent that materials on the site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Persons who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
Information We Collect About You
Accessing this Website, We will learn certain information about you during the time that you are on the Site.
Information You Provide To Us. We collect information that users provide by filling out forms in various places on the Website, communicating with us via contact forms, responding to surveys, search queries on our search feature, providing comments or other feedback, and providing information when ordering a product or service via the Website. We use information you provide to us to deliver the requested product and/or service, to improve our overall performance, and to provide you with offers, promotions, and other information.
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technology. As you visit our Website, We may use automatic data collection technologies, including Google Analytics, to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns. This will generally include information about your location, your traffic pattern through our Website, and any communications between your computer and our Website. Among other things, we will collect data about the type of computer you use, your Internet connection, your IP address, your operating system, and your browser type. The information we collect automatically is used for statistical data and will not include personal information. We use this data to improve our Website and our product and service offerings. To the extent that you voluntarily provide personal information to us, our systems will associate the automatically collected information with your personal information.
Our Website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and server logs to collect information about how our Site is used. Information gathered through cookies and server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the websites visited just before and just after our own, as well as your IP address. A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website, 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 website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. This helps protect your privacy.
We reserve the right to use technological equivalents of cookies, including social media pixels. These pixels allow social media sites to track visitors to outside websites so as to tailor advertising messages users see while visiting that social media website. We reserve the right to use these pixels in compliance with the policies of the various social media sites.
We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our subscription lists to third parties, and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except as allowed in the section titled “Exceptions”.
We will maintain the information you send via e-mail in accordance with applicable federal law.
In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mails sent from our organization will clearly state who the e-mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. In addition, all e-mail messages will also contain information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive no further e-mail communication from us.
Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any e-mails that they receive from us.
How and Why We Collect Information
We collect your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. As a visitor to our Sites, you can engage in many activities without providing any personal information. In connection with other activities, such as utilizing registering for an event, free training, downloading a product, registering for a webinar, purchasing any promotional products that we endorse or participating in a sweepstakes. We may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, we may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone, credit card, and other personal information. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity. In all cases, we will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. Except as otherwise provided in this policy, we will never intentionally disclose any personal identification information about you as an individual user to any third party without having received your permission.
If you are outside of the European Union you supply us with your contact information by opting to receive any free resources, participate in any free training programs, register for a webinar, register for a live event, register for a seminar, or purchase any services or products sold by us on this Website, you may receive periodic e-mails, mailings or calls from us with information on new products and services, important issues, or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive any free newsletters or emails, you may opt out at any time. We include an unsubscribe link at the bottom of every e-mail we send. If you have any trouble opting out, please send an email to email@example.com and we will manually remove you from our e-mail list(s).
If you are in the European Union and you supply us with your contact information by opting to receive any free resources, participate in any free training programs, register for a webinar, register for a live event, register for a seminar, or purchase any products sold by us on this Website. We will only enrol you to receive our free email newsletter if you affirmatively consent to it. If you do not wish to receive any free newsletters or emails, you may opt out at any time. We include an unsubscribe link at the bottom of every e-mail we send. If you have any trouble opting out, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will manually remove you from our e-mail list(s).
When you use our Sites, we or our authorized technology services provider may also collect certain technical and routing information from you to facilitate your use of the Site and its services. We use this information to administer the Site and to understand and measure traffic patterns on the Site so that we know which areas of our Sites are favourites of our users, which areas need improvement, and what technologies are being used so that we may continually improve our Sites. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying you or any user individually. We may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing, or similar promotional purposes. This aforementioned data is often tracked by our technology services provider by using “cookies” during your visit. A cookie is small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. It functions as your identification card and enables us to record your passwords, purchases, and preferences. It cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. For some web pages that require an authorization, cookies are not optional. Users choosing not to accept cookies will probably not be able to access those pages.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
We use personal information for purposes of presenting our Website and its contents to you, providing you with information, providing you with offers for products and services, providing you with information about your subscriptions and products, carrying out any contract between you and the Us, administering our business activities, providing customer service, and making available other items and services to our customers and prospective customers.
We may use the information you provide to us to make you offers to purchase products and services provided by third parties in exchange for a commission to be paid to Us by such third parties. Should you opt to take part in such promotions, the third parties will receive your information. We may use the information you provide to Us to display advertisements to you that are tailored to your personal characteristics, interests, and activities.
The information you enter when making a purchase or an online donation will be shared with payment processors, financial gateways, and your credit card company to authorize credit card payments and solely for the purpose or carrying out the transactions. If you post information on a public forum, comment box, or discussion board, you disclose such information at your own risk and we are not responsible for that.
How Do We Protect Your Information and Secure Information Transmissions?
We use reasonable methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to us and the information We collect automatically. This includes using standard security protocols and working only with reputable third-party vendors.
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by email. Doing so is allowed, but at your own risk. Some of the information you may enter on our Website may be transmitted securely via a secure medium known as Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL. Credit Card information and other sensitive information is never transmitted via email. We may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our Site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Canada without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity that arises out of or relates to these terms will be subject to mediation in the Province of British Columbia, Canada.
For users within the European Union
You are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation. Those rights include the ones outlined below.
Any information that you provide to us will be kept on file until one of these events take place: (a) you ask Us to delete the information, (b) We decide to stop using our existing data providers, or (c) We decide that the value in retaining the data is outweighed by the costs of retaining it.
We require only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you. We will not require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a contract with us.
You have the right to request access to your data that we store and the rights to either update or erase your personal data.
You have the right to seek restrictions on the processing of your data.
You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to the portability of your data.
You have the right to withdraw your consent for us to process your data at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of that consent.
You have the right to file a complaint with an authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the General Data Protection Regulation.