Legal - Terms and Conditions of use
RTO Materials trading as QC is a limited company registered in the Isle of Man under company number 129773C and has its registered office at Qualification Central, Ground Floor, Murdoch Chambers, South Quay, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 5AS
1. USE OF MATERIAL
1.1. QC authorises you to view and download a single copy of the information on the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Special rules may apply to other materials provided on the Website. Any such special rules are listed as “Policies” on the Website and are incorporated into this Agreement by reference.
1.2. Except where expressly stated otherwise, all information contained on the Website is owned by or licensed to QC. The information and content contained on the Website, such as text, graphics, software, images and other such material (“Material”), are protected by (without limitation) copyright, database rights, registered designs, unregistered design rights, registered trademarks, passing-off rights or rights protected under unfair competition laws, all of which may be protected under both English and foreign laws ("Intellectual Property Rights") Unauthorised use of the Material may violate QC's Intellectual Property Rights. You must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Material on any copy you make of the Material.
1.3. You undertake that you will:
1.3.1. only view and use the Website for your own purpose and you may not sell, publish or modify the Material or reproduce, display, publicly, perform, distribute, store, retransmit or otherwise use the Material in any way for any public or commercial purpose;
1.3.3. not use the Website nor the Material in any manner which constitutes an infringement of any third-party rights (including Intellectual Property Rights);
1.3.4. not use the Website nor the Material to transmit any information or content for the purposes of publicity, promotion and/or advertising without the prior written consent of QC;
1.3.5. not send a message or communication which is offensive, abusive, defamatory, obscene, menacing or illegal;
1.3.6. not cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to, or breach the rights of any other person;
1.3.7. not perform any illegal activity;
1.3.8. not receive, use, possess, post, transmit or publish obscene material;
1.3.9. not upload, post, publish or transmit any Material which is protected by copyright or other Intellectual Property Right without the prior written consent of its owner;
1.3.10. not introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful;
1.3.11. not gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website; or
1.3.12. not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or to distribute a denial-of service attack.
1.4. You agree not to attempt to reverse engineer, decipher, decompile or disassemble the Website or any Material or knowingly allow others to do so, except to the extent that applicable laws specifically prohibit such restriction. You may not modify any Material or create derivative works of any Material. You also may not onward transmit or distribute any Material electronically or via the internet.
1.5. The use of the Material on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.
1.6. If you violate any of these Terms your permission to use the Material automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the Material.
2. QC'S LIABILITY
2.1. The Material may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. QC makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the Material or any reliance by you on the Website and the Material.
2.2. The use of the Website and the Material is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the Website and may be made at any time. QC has no obligation to maintain any Material, courses, products and/or services available at any time through the Website.
2.3. QC does not warrant that the Website will be continuously available to you at any time, operate error-free or that the Website and its server are free of computer viruses and other harmful goods. If your use of the Website or the Material results in the need for servicing or replacing equipment or data, QC is not responsible for those costs.
2.4. The Website and Material are provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind. QC and its suppliers, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaim all warranties, including the warranty of merchantability, non-infringement of third parties' rights, and the warranty of fitness for particular purpose. QC and its suppliers make no warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the Material, services, software text, graphics and links.
2.5. QC will not be liable in any way for any increased costs or expenses, loss of profit business contracts revenues or expected savings or any special indirect or consequential damage whatsoever arising out of any provision or use of the Materials or of any error or defect in either or of the performance non-performance or delayed performance of any services provided to you through the Website by us (the “Online Services”).
2.6. Notwithstanding any other terms and conditions, QC does not attempt to exclude or limit its liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
3. LINKS TO OTHER SITES
3.1. The Website may contain links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by QC of the contents on such third-party websites.
3.2. QC is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party websites. If you decide to access linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.
3.3. You may enter into or seek to enter into transactions with third parties in relation to the Material via the Website. QC will not be a party to such transactions and will not be liable (subject to Clause 2.6 above) whether in contract, tort (including liability for negligence), or otherwise for any loss, cost of damage incurred by you arising out of or in relation thereto.
4. SUBMITTING CONTENT TO THE WEB SITE
4.1. You shall remain solely liable for any Material you submit to this Website. In submitting any Material to this Website, you hereby agree to indemnify, defend, hold harmless and keep indemnified, QC, its parent, affiliates, directors, officers and employees from and against any and all claims, liability, costs, damage, other expenses or loss we may incur (including without limitation legal fees) as a result of any Material you submit or any violation by you of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
4.2. By submitting any Material to the Website, you agree to grant QC an irrevocable, free of charge, non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual license to use such Material and the unrestricted right to freely use, edit, alter, reproduce, publish and/or distribute the Material for any purpose commercial or otherwise.
5. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
5.1 We may use your information to process your requests for Courses, products or services, provide access to privileged areas of the Website, to administer contests and competitions, personalise your visit to our site and to enable us to review, develop and improve the products, services, and special offers we provide online. We may occasionally carry out market research and send you details of services and offers that we think will be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive such information, please ensure you e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively, when we send you an e-mail, please use the opt-out provisions provided.
6.1. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless QC and its partners from time to time being, its employees and agents, from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, costs, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting costs, alleging or resulting from your use or misuse of this Website and the Material or your breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
7.1. QC shall, at any time, have the right to terminate these Terms and Conditions of Use (and your use of the Website) immediately and without notice to you.
8.1. QC makes no claims that the Materials are appropriate. Access to the Materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside of England you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
8.2. The construction, validity and performance of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed in all respects by English law, and the Parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
8.3. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions, which shall remain in full force and effect.
8.4. No waiver of any term shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
8.5. Except as expressly provided in a particular Policy or material on particular web pages of the Website, these Terms and Conditions of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and QC with respect to use of the Website.