Welcome to the Ashford College website terms and conditions for use. These terms and conditions apply to your use of this website (Website). Using this website indicates that you accept these terms and conditions regardless of whether or not you choose to register with us. If you do not accept these terms, do not use this website.
1.1 You will be able to access most areas of this Website without registering your details with us. Certain areas of this Website are only open to you if you register and other parts are for the use of authorised users only.
1.2 We may revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should check this Website from time to time to review the then current terms and conditions, because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these terms and conditions may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of this Website. If you do not wish to accept any new terms and conditions after we have given notice, you should not continue to use this Website.
2.1 While every effort is made to ensure that the information contained in this site is correct, Ashford College make no warranty express or implied as to the nature or accuracy of any such material to the extent permitted by applicable law.
2.2 We may make changes to any content and information contained on this site, at any time without notice.
3.1 Any framing of or linking to this site is prohibited without the prior written permission of Ashford College.
4. Courses & Job Applications
4.1 All applications for courses, jobs or any services through this website are made at your risk and you are responsible for the accuracy of information supplied by you, in your application and any material attached.
5.1 You are permitted to print and download extracts from this Website for your own use on the following basis:
- no documents or related graphics on this Website are modified in any way;
- no graphics on this Website are used separately from accompanying text;
- any of our copyright and trade mark notices and this permission notice appear in all copies.
5.2 The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this Website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by us or our licensors unless otherwise stated.
5.3 Any use of extracts from this Website other than in accordance with clause 5.1 above for any purpose is prohibited. If you breach these terms and conditions, your permission to use this Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from this Website.
5.3 Subject to clause 5.1, no part of this Website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without our prior written permission.
5.4 Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.
6. Service Access
6.1 While we endeavour to ensure that this Website is normally available 24 hours a day, we will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
6.2 Access to this Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.
7. Visitor Material & Conduct
7.2 You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any material:
- that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience;
- for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals;
- which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in the UK or any other country in the world;
- which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data) and you will fully indemnify Ashford College for any loss expense claim or cost arising from such a breach of clause 7.2.
7.3 You may not misuse the Website (including, without limitation, by hacking).
7.4 We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of these conditions.
8. Links to Other Websites
8.1 Links to third party websites are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave this Website. We have not reviewed all of these third party websites and do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. We therefore do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.
9.1 Each registration is for a single user only. We do not permit you to share your user name and password with any other person nor with multiple users on a network.
9.2 You are responsible for the security of any passwords issued and if you know or suspect that someone else knows your password, you should contact us immediately.
9.3 We may suspend or cancel your registration immediately at our reasonable discretion or if you breach any of your obligations under these terms and conditions.
10.1 While we endeavour to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, some of the information may be inaccurate or out of date and we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on this Website. We may make changes to the material on this Website, or to the services and prices described in it, at any time without notice.
10.2 The material on this Website is provided as is without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, this Website is provided on the basis that all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms are excluded to the maximum extent permitted by law.
11.1 We and any of our group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude to the maximum extent permitted by law, all liability for any loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort, contract or otherwise in connection with this Website or any third party links or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this Website or your downloading of any material from this Website or any third party links.
11.2 Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for (i) death or personal injury caused by negligence (as such term is defined by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977); (ii) fraud; (iii) misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter; or (iv) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
11.3 If your use of this Website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software or data, you assume all costs thereof.
11.4 You agree to indemnify us fully, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs (including reasonable legal fees) arising out of any breach of the terms and conditions by you, or your use of this Website, or the use by any other person using your registration details.
12. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
12.1 These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
12.2 We do not warrant that materials or services on the Website are appropriate or available for use outside the United Kingdom. It is prohibited to access the Website from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful. If you access this Website from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with local laws.
13.1 You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these terms and conditions.
13.2 If any provision of these terms and conditions is found by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions which shall continue in full force and effect.
13.3 Only the parties to these terms and conditions may seek to enforce them under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
14. Contact Details
Telephone number: 0845 207 8220
Our VAT registration number is 621541768