Personal identification information
We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site or App. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Site or App anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site or App related activities.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site or App. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
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How we use collected information
The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT®) may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:
To improve customer service - Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
To personalize user experience - We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
To improve our Site or App - We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
To send periodic emails - If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.
How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site or App.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners and trusted affiliates for the purposes outlined above.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our order forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology.
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our Site or App that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site or App. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site or App, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
Your acceptance of these terms
By using this Site or App, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site or App. Your continued use of the Site or App following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT®)
One Bank Street Suite 300 Gaithersburg, MD 20878
This document was last updated on March 23, 2015.