- Website Use
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING CPD QUALITY STANDARDS (CPDQS)’s WEBSITE
All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.
We reserve the right to withdraw all or part of the Website at any time.
The terms contained in this document are the terms together with any document referred here are the terms on which you may use the website of CPD Quality Standards (www.cpdqs.co.uk) as a registered user, visitor or as a guest. You are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions by visiting the site. You acknowledge that you are responsible for taking appropriate precautions against viruses, hacking and other types of computer misuse.
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via email, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a CPDQS or its licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organisation.
We do not promise that access to the Website will be uninterrupted or error free. There may also be occasions when access to the Website is interrupted for emergency maintenance or repairs or to carry out upgrades to improve the performance or functionality of the Website. Access may also be interrupted due to failures of telecommunications links and equipment, or any other events which are beyond the control of CPDQS.
- Changes, Amendments, Updates or Modifications
We reserve the right to change, amend, update or modify any of these terms at any time. Your continued use of this site shall be subject to such changes. We may update our site from time to time and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
- Intellectual Property
The content in its entirety included in this site, including but not limited to text, audio, video, music, articles, graphics or code are the properties of CPDQS. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with CPDQS. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download or print portions of the material from the different areas of the site solely for your own non-commercial use, or to place an order with CPDQS. Any other use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorised by CPDQS. You further agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.
This site and the materials and products on this site are provided on an “as is” basis and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, CPDQS disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
CPDQS does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. CPDQS does not make any warranties or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise.
Any advice or information provided by CPDQS is general advice only. It does not take into account your personal circumstances, please do not take your personal or financial decision solely on this information. By viewing any material provided by CPDQS or using any information or tools, you agree that this is general educational material and you will not hold any person or entity responsible for loss or damages resulting from the content or general advice provided here by CPDQS, its employees, directors or fellow members. The past performance of any finance system or methodology is not necessarily indicative of future results.
- Limitation of Liability
CPDQS shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if CPDQS has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
- Typographical Errors
If a CPDQS product or service is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, CPDQS reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products listed at the incorrect price. CPDQS reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, CPDQS shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon you visiting the site and/or completing the registration, or for undertaking another process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by CPDQS without notice at any time, for any reason.
- Communication and Notice
CPDQS may deliver notice to you by means of email, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable modern channels of communication to the contact details you have provided to CPDQS.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless CPDQS, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the “Service Providers”) from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable lawyers’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.
- Third Party
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, CPDQS may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with CPDQS, it has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of CPDQS . These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, CPDQS seeks to protect the integrity of its Website and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).
If any provision of these terms becomes void or otherwise unenforceable in whole or in part, the validity of the remainder of these terms shall not be affected.
If we fail to enforce, or delay in enforcing, any of our rights under these terms, such failure or delay shall not operate as an agreement to waive that right, and shall not prevent us from exercising that right in the future.
These terms are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising between you and us under or in connection with these terms shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site (including but not limited to the purchase of CPDQS’s services or products), must be commenced within one year after the claim or cause of action arises. CPDQS’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. CPDQS may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.