What Information Do We Gather About You?
ABM College does not gather any personal information from you automatically, such as your name, phone number or email address. Your information is only obtained if you provide it voluntarily. Furthermore, all information provided is protected by verified Secure Socket Layer or SSL Certification and managed according to the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act.. We do capture non-identifiable user information that is aggregated from all visitor data such as:
- The geographical location and IP address from which you access our website;
- The type of device, browser and operating system you use to access our website;
- The referring site, medium or source that you access our website from;
- The date and time you access our website;
- The pages you visit when visiting our website
What Do We Use Your Information For?
We use aggregated visitor information collected from our site to help us improve our digital presence to better assist visitor behaviour patterns. If you contact us via email, the personal information you provide is used only to process and respond to your enquiry.
ABM College follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other website, ABM College uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.
For more general information on cookies, please read the “What Are Cookies” article on Cookie Consent website.
Note that ABM College has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
Third Party Privacy Policies
You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
ABM College does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
Updated June 2020