Under data protection law, individuals have a right to be informed about how KMT uses any personal data that Kent and Medway Training (KMT) hold about them. We comply with this right by providing ‘privacy notices’ (sometimes called ‘fair processing notices’) to individuals where we are processing their personal data.
This privacy notice explains how we collect, store and use personal data about individuals we train to teach with us.
We, Kent and Medway Training (KMT), are the ‘data controller’ for the purposes of data protection law.
Our Data Protection Officer is Stephane Vernoux (see ‘Contact us’ below).
We process data relating to those we train to teach with KMT. Personal data that we may collect, use, store and share (when appropriate) about you includes, but is not restricted to:
The purpose of processing this data is to help us run KMT, including to:
We only collect and use personal information about you when the law allows us to. We may use personal information about you where:
Where you have provided us with consent to use your data, you may withdraw this consent at any time. We will make this clear when requesting your consent, and explain how you go about withdrawing consent if you wish to do so.
Some of the reasons listed above for collecting and using personal information about you overlap, and there may be several grounds which justify KMT’s use of your data.
We create and maintain an employment file for each trainees. The information contained in this file is kept secure and is only used for purposes directly relevant to your employment.
Once your training with us has ended, we will retain this file and delete the information in it in accordance with the KMT Data Retention Policy.
We do not share information about you with any third party without your consent unless the law and our policies allow us to do so.
Where we transfer personal data to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area, we will do so in accordance with data protection law.
How to access personal information we hold about you
Individuals have a right to make a ‘subject access request’ to gain access to personal information that KMT holds about them.
If you make a subject access request, and if we do hold information about you, we will:
You may also have the right for your personal information to be transmitted electronically to another organisation in certain circumstances.
If you would like to make a request, please contact email@example.com
Your other rights regarding your data
Under data protection law, individuals have certain rights regarding how their personal data is used and kept safe. You have the right to:
To exercise any of these rights, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We take any complaints about our collection and use of personal information very seriously.
If you think that our collection or use of personal information is unfair, misleading or inappropriate, or have any other concern about our data processing, please raise this with us in the first instance.
To make a complaint, please contact our Data Protection Officer at email@example.com.
Alternatively, you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office:
If you have any questions, concerns or would like more information about anything mentioned in this privacy notice, please contact our data protection officer:
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