Terms and Conditions

Every effort has been made to ensure information in this website is accurate and accessible to all. Gateshead College reserves the right to amend information at any time. For queries relating to the information in this site, please get in touch with us by emailing or by calling 0191 490 2246.

 

Links From Our Site

Our website may contain links to other websites. Please note that we have no control of external websites. If you provide information to a website to which we link, we are not responsible for its protection and privacy. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them.

 

People who use our services

We hold the details you provide us with in order to deliver programmes of study, Apprenticeships, workforce development programmes and other services which meet your specific needs.

We only use these details to provide the service you have requested and for other closely related purposes. For example, we might use information about people who have enquired about a course to carry out a survey to find out if they are happy with the level of service they have received or we might use information about an employer offering a student work experience to contact them about a new Apprenticeship scheme or grant.

You are able to request that we stop contacting you at any time. 

Any personal information we hold about you is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

 

People who request information from us

If you request information from us by letter, telephone, email, submitting an enquiry card or from an appointment, we will make a record of that enquiry and will use the information you give us to provide you with a response. We will only use the information for these purposes and to provide a follow up service to ensure that we provided you with what you asked for.

You are able to request that we stop contacting you at any time.

Any emails sent to us, including attachments, may be monitored. Please be aware that you have a responsibility to ensure that any email you send us is in the bounds of the law.

 

Accessing Your Own Personal Information

You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal information held by Gateshead College. You can make a ‘subject access request’ under the Data Protection Act 1998.

To make a request contact the College’s IT Manager, Robert Cooper by email Robert.cooper@gateshead.ac.uk or post Robert Cooper, IT Department, Gateshead College, Baltic Campus, Quarryfield Road, Baltic Business Quarter, Gateshead. NE8 3BE.

Complaints or Queries

If you have any questions about our collection and use of personal data please contact us. We are happy to provide additional information if it is required.