Pastiche Training are an internationally accredited CPD provider of quality educational resources designed specifically for the development of those within the skin care industry.
Resources Ltd., conducting business as Pastiche Training, together with its content provider partners, (collectively, “Pastiche Training,”
distance learning platform and attendance at live educational events. (collectively, the “Services”).
In compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (“GDPR”)
Pastiche Training provides website visitors with a ‘plain English’ notice regarding our data collection and processing policies and procedures
in the Pastiche Training GDPR Data Collection and Processing Notice (“Data Use Notice”).
Please click here to view the Pastiche Training Data Use Notice.
This Policy applies to individuals who provide personal data and personal information via visiting Pastiche Training’s website (“Visitors”),
registering to use the Services (“Learners”), and registering to attend Pastiche Training’s live training events (“Attendees”). “Personal
data” and “personal information”, as used herein, means data, including data about individuals in European Union member countries (“EU
Persons”), that is within the scope of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679, that is received by Pastiche Training, including in the United States
of America from the European Union, and recorded in any form.
2. Information Collected
How we collect and store information depends on the websites you visit, the activities in which you participate, and the Services you use. Several
categories of information are automatically collected from you when you use the Services, as described below.
2.1. Information You Provide
When expressing an interest in obtaining additional information about the Services or registering to use the Services, Pastiche Training requires
you to provide personal contact information, such as name, company name, address, phone number, and email address (“Required Contact Information”).
Optional Information is referred to collectively as “Data About Learners” in the case of Learners, and “Data About Attendees” in the case of
2.2. Automatically-Collected Information
Pastiche Training may automatically collect certain information about the computer or devices that are used to access the Services, including mobile
devices, through commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and web beacons (“Website Navigational Information”).
Website Navigational Information includes standard information from your browser or device (such as browser/device type and language), your Internet
Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on Pastiche Training’s website and distance learning portal, such as the pages viewed and
the links clicked.
We may also collect and analyse information such as: (i) location information (as described in the next section below), unique device identifiers
and other information about your mobile phone or other mobile device(s), browser types, browser language, operating system, the state or country
from which you accessed the Services; and (ii) information related to the ways in which you interact with the Services, such as referring and
exit pages and URLs, platform type, the number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount
of time spent on particular pages, the date and time you used the Services, error logs, and other similar information.
As described further below, we may use third-party analytics providers and technologies, including cookies and similar tools, to assist in collecting
2.3. Location Information
We may use information about your location to customise the Services with location-based information and features. In order to do this, we may
pass along your location information to our affiliates and agents. If you access the Services through a mobile device and you do not want your
device to provide us with location-tracking information, you can disable the GPS or other location-tracking functions on your device, provided
your device allows you to do this.
2.4. Information From Others
We may obtain information about you from third parties, such as our content partners, resellers, and others. If you access the Services through
a third-party connection or log-in, you authorise Pastiche Training to collect, store, and use, in accordance with this Policy, any and all
information available to Pastiche Training through the third-party interface.
2.5. Aggregate or De-Identified Data
We may aggregate and/or de-identify information collected by the Services or via other means such as live events so that the information is not
intended to identify you. This Policy does not restrict our use or disclosure of aggregated and/or de-identified information.
and similar technologies. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website, that enables
us to recognise your computer/device, store your preferences and settings, enhance your user experience by delivering content specific to your
interests, perform searches and analytics, and assist with security administrative functions. An Internet server log is a file where website
activity is stored. Server logs are used to track usage and provide security.
A tracking pixel, which is also referred to as a web beacon or a clear GIF, is an electronic tag with a unique identifier that is embedded on web
pages, in online advertisements and/or email. These pixels are designed to provide usage information, such as advertising impressions or clicks,
measure popularity of the Services and associated advertising, and access user cookies.
We use third parties to assist us in advertising, tracking aggregated and/or de-identified site usage statistics, and providing content-sharing
use of the Services.
For instance, the cookies may reflect de-identified data linked to or derived from data you voluntarily have submitted to us, e.g., a hashed version
of your email address, which we may share with service providers, solely in non-human readable form. We do not control these third-party technologies,
and their use is governed by those parties’ privacy policies.
We use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our site. These cookies expire after
a short time, or when you close your web browser after using our Services. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session.
A persistent cookie will remain on your devices for a set period of time specified in the cookie. We use these cookies where we need to identify
you over a longer period of time. For example, we would use a persistent cookie if you asked that we keep you signed in.
Another type of cookies is Flash cookies, which are stored with your Adobe Flash Player files and help in the viewing of content that uses the
Adobe Flash player.
for the following purposes:
• Authentication and Security: To log you into the Services; to protect your security; and to help us detect and fight spam, abuse, and other activities
For example, these technologies help authenticate your access to the Services and prevent unauthorised parties from accessing your account. They
also let us show you appropriate content through the Services.
• Preferences: To remember information about your browser and your preferences; and to remember your settings and other choices you have made.
• Analytics and Research: To help us better understand how people use our Services, we work with a number of analytics partners, including Google
Analytics; and to help us improve and understand how people use the Services. For example, cookies help us test different versions of our Services
to see which particular features or content users prefer. We may include web beacons in e-mail messages or newsletters to determine whether
the message has been opened and for other analytics. We might also optimize and improve your experience using the Services by using cookies
to see how you interact with the Services, such as when and how often you use them and what links you click on. To find out more about how
Google uses data when you visit a website that uses Google Analytics, please visithttps://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
• Personalised Content: To customize the Services with more relevant content.
3.2. Where are cookies and similar technologies used? We use these technologies on the Services, including our websites and apps.
We don’t release the information collected from our own cookies to any third parties, other than to our service providers who assist us in
providing the Services.
automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to limit or decline cookies by visiting your browser’s help page. The
browser manufacturers, not Pastiche Training, control these settings. You can change your settings to notify you when a cookie is being set
or updated, or to block cookies altogether. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information (e.g., Internet Explorer;
Google Chrome; Mozilla Firefox; or Apple Safari). You can also manage the use of Flash technologies, including Flash cookies, with the Flash
management tools available at Adobe’s website. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that you may not be able to sign in, customise,
or use some features of the Services. For general information about cookies and how to disable them, please visit: allaboutcookies.org.
4. Use of Information Collected
Pastiche Training uses Data About Visitors, Data About Attendees, and Data About Learners to perform the services requested. For example, if you
fill out a “Contact Me” web form, Pastiche Training will use the information provided to contact you about your interest in the Services.
Pastiche Training uses Data About Attendees to plan and host educational events in which event attendees may participate, and populate online profiles
for Attendees on the Services.
Pastiche Training may also use Data About Learners, Data About Visitors, and Data About Attendees for marketing purposes. For example, Pastiche
Training may use information you provide to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services and to send you information regarding
Pastiche Training and its partners, such as information about educational programs or events.
Pastiche Training uses Website Navigational Information to operate and improve Pastiche Training’s websites, to protect Pastiche Training and third
parties, for security, and to prevent fraud and violation of Pastiche Training’s applicable agreements. Pastiche Training may also use Website
Navigational Information alone or in combination with Data About Learners and Data About Visitors to provide personalised information about
5. Information Sharing and Disclosure
We may disclose to and/or share your information only with affiliated third parties in the following circumstances.
5.1. Consent: If you consent to the disclosure, we may do so.
5.2. Other Third Parties: From time to time, Pastiche Training may partner with other companies to jointly offer other educational
opportunities. If you purchase or specifically express interest in a jointly-offered educational program from Pastiche Training, Pastiche Training
may share Data About Learners collected in connection with your purchase or expression of interest with our joint promotion partner(s). We
do not control our business partners’ use of the Data About Learners we collect, and their use of the information will be in accordance with
their own privacy policies.
If you do not want your information to be shared in this manner, you may email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5.3. Data About Attendees: Pastiche Training does not share Data About Attendees with business partners unless: (i) you specifically
opt in to such sharing via an event registration form; or (ii) you attend a Pastiche Training event and have your attendee badge scanned by
a business partner.
If you do not want your information to be shared, you may email email@example.com.
If you choose to share your information with business partners in the manners described above, your information will be subject to the business
partners’ respective privacy policies.
5.4. Protection of Pastiche Training and Others: We may disclose any of your information if required by law or in a good faith
belief that such action is reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with legal process; (ii) enforce any agreements that you entered into with us;
(iii) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; (iv) respond to your requests for customer service; and/or (v)
protect the rights or property of Pastiche Training, its agents and affiliates, its users, or the public. We may also disclose information
to law enforcement agencies in emergency circumstances, where the disclosure of such information is consistent with the types of emergency
disclosures permitted or required by law.
6. Online Analytics
We may use third-party web analytics services such as Google Analytics. These service providers use Website Navigational Information to help us
analyze how users use the Services, including by noting the third-party website from which you arrive. The information collected by the technology
(including your IP address) will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate your
use of the Services. We also use Google Analytics for certain purposes related to advertising, as described in the following section. To prevent
Google Analytics from using your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On by visiting this link:
We have appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorised access and maintain data security
of, and to use correctly, the information we collect online. These safeguards vary based on the sensitivity of the information that we collect
Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorised disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personal information
that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Policy.
8. Communications Preferences
Pastiche Training offers Visitors, Learners, and Attendees who provide contact information a means to choose how Pastiche Training communicates
with you. You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link located on the
bottom of Pastiche Training’s marketing emails.
Additionally, you may send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Customer Testimonials
Pastiche Training posts Learners and testimonials on Pastiche Training’s websites that contain information such as Customer names, titles and country
location. Pastiche Training obtains the consent of each Customer prior to posting such information or testimonials.
10. No Rights of Third Parties
This Policy does not create rights enforceable by third parties.
11. How to Contact Pastiche Training
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding this Policy or Pastiche Training’s privacy practices, please address your inquiries
12. How You Can Access and Update Your Information
You may review and update certain user profile information by logging in, as applicable, to the relevant portions of the Services where such information
may be updated, or by contacting email@example.com to make such a request.
13. Changes to This Policy
Pastiche Training reserves the right to change this Policy at any time to, including, without limitation, reflect changes in the law, our data
collection and use practices, the features of the Services, or advances in technology. Please check this page periodically for changes.
Your continued use of the Services following the posting of changes to this Policy will mean you accept those changes. If we make any material
changes to this Policy, we will post the updated Policy here and notify you by email or by means of a notice on our website prior to the changes