Privacy policy

1. Introduction
1.1 We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of New Forest Navigation and New Forest Guided Walking course/participants.
1.2 This policy applies where we are acting as a data controller with respect to the personal data of New Forest Navigation and New Forest Guided Walking course/participants; in other words, where we determine the purposes and means of the processing of that personal data.
1.3 By using our website (
www.newforestnavigation.co.uk and newforestguidedwalking.co.uk) and agreeing to this policy, you consent (or can reject/delete) to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.
1.4 In this policy, "we", "us" and "our" refer to Nigel Parrish trading as New Forest Navigation and New Forest Guided Walking.
2. Credit
2.1 This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (https://seqlegal.com).
3. How we use your personal data
3.1 In this Section 3 we have set out:
(a) the general categories of personal data that we may process;
(b) in the case of personal data that we did not obtain directly from you, the source and specific categories of that data NNAS - TahDah;
(c) the purposes for which we may process personal data; and
(d) the legal bases of the processing.
3.2 We may process data about your use of our website and services ("usage data"). The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your service use. The source of the usage data is Google Analytics. This usage data may be processed for the purposes of analysing the use of the website and services. The legal basis for this processing is consent obtained when you ‘accepted’ the use of cookies.
3.3 We may process you personal date when you submit the website form booking form on the website/s (“
service data”). The service data may include name, address, postcode, email address, mobile phone number, emergency contact name and number, IP address, names of other people included on the same booking or voucher recipients names, any medical needs/medical protocols. PayPal payment/payment form - name, email address (used for PayPal), IP address and transaction ID. The source of the service data is the completion and submission of the booking form, payment form and payment using Paypal. NNAS course bookings will ask for your/and other peoples date of birth and email. The service data may be processed for providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, financial recording/reporting and to maintain records for liability insurance. The legal basis for this processing is consent on completion of a booking or payment form and/or course payment.

3.7 We may process your name, email, phone number and email address ("
enquiry data"). The enquiry data may be processed so we can reply to you about your enquiry. The legal basis for this processing is consent when you submit a contact form or email us with an enquiry.
3.8 We may process transaction data collected when you make a payment to us ("transaction data"). The transaction data may include PAYPAL BACS.] The transaction data may be processed for the purpose of supplying the purchased goods and services and keeping proper records of those transactions]. The legal basis for this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract and our legitimate interests, namely our interest in the proper administration of our website and business.
3.9 We may process your name, mobile phone number and email address ("
notification data"). The notification data may be processed for the purposes of sending you essential course joining instructions and course information prior to the course taking place. You will also be informed once about follow up courses/course progression information taking place within 6 months of the course date. The legal basis for this processing is consent given when you complete the booking form.
3.10 We may process your name, email and address ("
correspondence data"). The correspondence data may include sending NNAS certificates, course gift vouchers or certificates of completion .The legal basis for this processing is the proper administration of our business and consent given when booking NNAS courses and requests for certificates of completion.
3.12 We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.
3.14 In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process your personal data set out in this Section 3, we may also process any of your personal data] where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject.
3.15 Please do not supply any other person's personal data to us, unless we prompt you to do so. This data is usually restricted to an emergency contact name and number and the names (NNAS courses - date of birth) of other people included on the booking form or the names of voucher recipients. The legal basis for doing so is confirmation of permission to supply other persons personal information when completing the booking form or voucher form. Persons can complete their own booking booking should they not want to give permission to the booking contact.
4. Providing your personal data to others
4.1 National Navigation Award Scheme (NNAS) course participants. The NNAS use a customer system managed by Tahdah. Participants of the scheme give consent for us to share (by entering them onto the NNAS system) a persons name, email address and date of birth for the purpose of enrolling them onto the NNAS scheme. Consent to do so is made by informed consent when a person completes the NNAS section of the booking form and then submits the form and consents. The legal basis for this processing is consent given when the booking is made and to facilitate the enrolling onto the NNAS scheme. The NNAS privacy policy can be viewed here: https://nnas.org.uk/terms-conditions/ TahDah privacy policy can be viewed here: http://www.tahdah.me/policies/privacy-policy. Other person/s can complete their own booking form should they want to.
4.2 Google maps - Directions to courses - When a user selects the option to get a location to courses the browser will log the website IP address

5. Retaining and deleting personal data
5.1 This Section 6 sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal data.
5.2 Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
5.3 We will retain your personal data as follows:
(a) Enquiry data is deleted at the end of the next calendar month after it was submitted.
(b) Usage data - Google analytics GGOGLE POLICY??
(c) Service data of the previous financial year is encrypted and secularly stored as electronic copies for up to 6 years.
(c) Enquiry data is kept until the end of the next month after it was submitted and is then deleted.
(d) Transaction data of the previous financial year is is encrypted and secularly stored as electronic copies for up to 6 years.
(e) Notification data and notifications are deleted at the end of the next month after the course month.
(f) Correspondence data and correspondence is deleted at the end of the next month of the correspondence month or the next month after the course month.
(g) Legal claims and insurance - Course suitability to participate forms of the previous financial year are encrypted and secularly stored as paper/electronic copies for up to 6 years.


5.4 In some cases it is not possible for us to specify in advance the periods for which your personal data will be retained. In such cases, we will determine the period of retention based on the following criteria:
(a) the period of retention of personal data will be determined on wether it is essential for financial, legal or liability purposes and will always be encrypted and secularly stored as electronic copies for up to 6 years
5.5 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.
6. Amendments
6.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
6.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.
7. Your rights
8.1 In this Section 7, we have summarised the rights that you have under data protection law. Some of the rights are complex, and not all of the details have been included in our summaries. Accordingly, you should read the relevant laws and guidance from the regulatory authorities for a full explanation of these rights.
8.2 Your principal rights under data protection law are:
(a) the right to access;
(b) the right to rectification;
(c) the right to erasure;
(d) the right to restrict processing;
(e) the right to object to processing;
(f) the right to data portability;
(g) the right to complain to a supervisory authority; and
(h) the right to withdraw consent.
8.3 You have the right to confirmation as to whether or not we process your personal data and, where we do, access to the personal data, together with certain additional information. That additional information includes details of the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data concerned and the recipients of the personal data. Providing the rights and freedoms of others are not affected, we will supply to you a copy of your personal data. The first copy will be provided free of charge, but additional copies may be subject to a reasonable fee.
8.4 You have the right to have any inaccurate personal data about you rectified and, taking into account the purposes of the processing, to have any incomplete personal data about you completed.
8.5 In some circumstances you have the right to the erasure of your personal data without undue delay. Those circumstances include: [the personal data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed; you withdraw consent to consent-based processing; you object to the processing under certain rules of applicable data protection law; the processing is for direct marketing purposes; and the personal data have been unlawfully processed]. However, there are exclusions of the right to erasure. The general exclusions include where processing is necessary: For retention for financial recording and for liability insurance purposes and defence of legal claims.
8.6 In some circumstances you have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. Those circumstances are: you contest the accuracy of the personal data; processing is unlawful but you oppose erasure; we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of our processing, but you require personal data for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; and you have objected to processing, pending the verification of that objection. Where processing has been restricted on this basis, we may continue to store your personal data. However, we will only otherwise process it: with your consent; for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person; or for reasons of important public interest.
8.7 You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data on grounds relating to your particular situation, but only to the extent that the legal basis for the processing is that the processing is necessary for: the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of any official authority vested in us; or the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party. If you make such an objection, we will cease to process the personal information unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
8.8 You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes (including profiling for direct marketing purposes). If you make such an objection, we will cease to process your personal data for this purpose.
8.9 You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data for scientific or historical research purposes or statistical purposes on grounds relating to your particular situation, unless the processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out for reasons of public interest.
8.10 To the extent that the legal basis for our processing of your personal data is:
(a) consent; or
(b) that the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are party or in order to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract,
and such processing is carried out by automated means, you have the right to receive your personal data from us in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. However, this right does not apply where it would adversely affect the rights and freedoms of others.
8.11 If you consider that our processing of your personal information infringes data protection laws, you have a legal right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority responsible for data protection. You may do so in the EU member state of your habitual residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged infringement.
8.12 To the extent that the legal basis for our processing of your personal information is consent, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time. Withdrawal will not affect the lawfulness of processing before the withdrawal.
8.13 You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data contacting us using the contact information in section 13.
9. About cookies
9.1 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
9.2 Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
9.3 Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
10. Cookies that we use
10.1 We use cookies for the following purposes:
(a) Security - we use cookies to protect our website and services generally cookies used for this purpose are: Cloudfare _cfduid cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. For example, if the visitor is in a coffee shop where there are a bunch of infected machines, but the specific visitor's machine is trusted (e.g. because they've completed a challenge within your Challenge Passage period), the cookie allows us to identify that client and not challenge them again. It does not correspond to any user ID in your web application, and does not store any personally identifiable information.
(b) Analysis - we (may) use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website and services these cookies are outlined below ‘
cookies used by our service providers’.
(g) Cookie consent (if used) is/are granted by website users agreeing to cookies - When entering the website and on specify pages where the service providers may set cookies, use a persons location and record their IP address.
11. Cookies used by our service providers
11.1 We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website (the option to allow analytics is made on website entry). Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
Cookie Name Default Expiration Time Description
__utma 2 years from set/update Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmt 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate.
__utmb 30 mins from set/update Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc End of browser session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz 6 months from set/update Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmv 2 years from set/update Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
12. Managing cookies
12.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);
(b)
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);
(c)
http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);
(d)
https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
(e)
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and
(f)
https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).
12.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
12.3 If you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features (map directions) on our website.
13. Our details
13.1 This website is owned and operated by Nigel Parrish trading as New Forest Navigation and New Forest Guided Walking.
13.2 Our principal place of business is at 25 Lavender Road, Hordle, Lymington, SO410GF
13.4 You can contact us:
(a) Email - Nigel (att) newforestnavigation.co.uk or newforestguidedwalking.co.uk
(b) Using our website contact form
(c) Mobile phone number 07eightsevern3575997
(d) Post - to the above address

New Forest Navigation map reading courses start from car parks and villages within the New Forest National Park. The New Forest is located in south Hampshire, South East England. It is easily accessible from the surrounding counties of Dorset, Wiltshire, Surrey, Sussex and London. No need to travel to Snowdnia or Peak District with the New Forest on your door step!
Course start locations are reached easily from all New Forest villages and towns, which all have a huge range of accommodation options; Brockenhurst, Lyndhurst, Lymington, Christchurch, Fordingbridge, Ringwood, Burley, Sway and further afield at Bournemouth, Southampton and Salisbury.

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