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SHMA Privacy Policy

 

Snow Herons Martial Arts (SHMA) is committed to maintaining your privacy. Because of this, and the new EU data protection laws which came into force on 25th May 2018, we have added our Privacy Policy to our website to explain how we collect, store and handle your personal data. This includes:

  • Clear explanations of how we use your data, why we need it and who has access to it.

  • Information about your rights under the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

  • Details of who to contact if you have any concerns.

 

If you’d like to find out more you can read our full Privacy Policy below and if you have any further questions, you can contact us at snowheronsmartialarts@gmail.com and we can assist you further.

Best regards,

 

Faith Carmichael

Founder & Chief Instructor Snow Herons Martial Arts (SHTSD, FA-MA)

 

Privacy Policy

We want to be honest and open about how we use your data, so there’s lots to tell you about. We have provided a summary, but in most of the sections below you can find out more if you wish. If you have any queries, you’re welcome to contact us to find out more; email us at snowheronsmartialarts@gmail.com

 

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to Snow Herons Martial Arts (SHTSD and FA-MA); in this policy we explain how we will handle your personal data. In order to help you find what you are looking for, we have divided the information into the following sections.

 

  • How we use your personal data

  • When you visit our website

  • When you make an enquiry, make a trial class booking, or 

  • become a member

  • Email communication from us

  • Providing your personal data to others

  • Other ways we use your personal data

  • International transfers of your personal data

  • Details on retaining and deleting personal data

  • Amendments

  • Your rights

  • Our details

How we use your personal data:

When you become a member of Snow Herons Martial Arts; this is achieved by agreeing to our terms and conditions, completing our membership enrolment form and paying our Martial Arts Insurance; we will collect personal data about you. The reason for this is to be able to fulfil the contract or to maintain a record of your health condition with us for both our protection in the unlikely event of any future legal claim from your participation. We might also contact you by email, to keep you informed of relevant SHMA products and offers we can provide (our legitimate interest). You will always be able to unsubscribe from any communication from us by emailing snowheronsmartialarts@gmail.comat any time and withdrawing your consent to receive any emails.

 

 

When you visit our website

When you visit our website, snowheronsmartialarts.co.uk we may process data about your use of our website and services. The data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your use. The source of the usage data is Google Analytics. This data may be processed for the purposes of analysing the use of our website and services. The data may be processed for the purposes of enabling and monitoring your use of our website and services.

 

The legal basis for this processing is the consent by accepting cookies used by our website host, WIX.com when you arrive on the website. You can find information about Wix.com privacy policies and practices at: https://www.wix.com/about/privacy

When you make an enquiry, make a trial class booking, or become a member

When you make an enquiry with us, make a trial class booking with us, or become a member we may process your information included in your personal profile on our website or provided in the course of the use of our services. The profile data may include your name, address, telephone number, email address, gender, date of birth and any medical information relevant to Martial Arts training.

 

We may process information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us. The correspondence data may include the communication content and metadata associated with the communication. Our website will generate the metadata associated with communications made using the website contact forms. The correspondence data may be processed for the purposes of communicating with you and record-keeping. You can find more information about our website host, Wix.com and its privacy policies and practices at: https://www.wix.com/about/privacy

The legal basis for this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract and our legitimate interests, namely our interest in the proper administration of our website and business.

Email communication from us

We may process information contained in any booking you submit to us or when you’ve had a trial class with us regarding goods and/or services. The data may be processed for the purposes of offering services to you. The legal basis for this processing is legitimate interests.

 

We may process information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters. The data may be processed for the purposes of sending you the relevant notifications and/or newsletters. The legal basis for this processing is agreeing to our privacy policy when signing up to news on the website or when you become a member.

 

The legal basis for this processing is legitimate interest.

When we email you, we might use servers outside the EEA. Please see section for more information in regards to international transfers, but these will always be made from countries of adequacies and if based in the USA, covered by privacy shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/welcome

For more details on how we use your personal data:

 

Providing your personal data to others

Snow Herons Martial Arts may disclose your personal data to only our association head office (TEMAS), insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes and on the legal bases, set out in this policy.

 

We may disclose your personal data to our insurers and/or professional advisers insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, obtaining professional advice, or the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure.

 

Snow Herons Martial Arts will not rent or sell your information onto third parties. We will allow our The Educational Martial Arts System (TEMAS) access to your information for membership, as is reasonably necessary, and we will require that such third parties comply with this Privacy Policy, or operate under a similar privacy policy. The Educational Martial Art System (TEMAS) will not rent or sell your information onto further parties.

 

 

Other ways we use your personal data

We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.

 

We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, or obtaining professional advice. The legal basis for this processing is the proper protection of our business against risks.

 

In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process your personal data set out in this section, we may also process any of your personal data where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

 

Please do not supply any other person's personal data to us, unless we prompt you to do so.

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International transfers of your personal data

Snow Herons Martial Arts have facilities in the United Kingdom. Your personal data may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA), however, as mentioned above, the European Commission has made an "adequacy decision" with respect to the data protection laws of the UK. Transfers will always be made from countries of adequacies and if based in the USA, covered by privacy shield - https://www.privacyshield.gov/welcome

The hosting facilities for our website, Wix.com are situated in servers all over the world, including Europe and the US, as well as back up servers. More information regarding where wix.com store information can be found at Wix.com and its privacy policies and practices at: https://www.wix.com/about/privacy

Details on retaining and deleting personal data

Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes will not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes. In some cases, it is not possible for us to specify in advance the periods for which your personal data will be retained.

 

For website visitors the Google Analytics Data Retention is set to 38 months before user-level and event-level data stored by Google Analytics is automatically deleted from Analytics’ servers. When data reaches the end of the retention period, it is deleted automatically on a monthly basis.

 

Notwithstanding the other provisions of this section, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

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Amendments

We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy. We may notify you of changes to this policy by email if you are subscribing to our email communication.

Your rights

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) provides the following rights for individuals:

  • The right to be informed

  • The right of access

  • The right to rectification

  • The right to erasure

  • The right to restrict processing

  • The right to data portability

  • The right to object

  • Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.

 

 

The ICO has published a complete guide that explains these rights, details can be found at https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/

Our details

This website is owned and operated by Snow Herons Martial Arts. Snow Herons Martial Arts teaches in various locations; our places of contact are not office located and we ask that you contact us via the school venue administrator; that is where we teach you/your child.

 

You can contact us:

(a) by post, to the school postal address given on our website

(b) using our website contact form:

(c) by email, shtsd1998@gmail.com

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