Privacy Policy - GTEC Green Technology Education Centre

Privacy Policy


This website is operated by Green Technology Education Centre of Greater Vancouver. We are committed to respecting your privacy and we have created this privacy policy to explain how we use the information that we collect through your use of this Website.

Please read this policy and familiarize yourself with its content as it will govern your use of this site.


Non-Personally Identifiable Information: We may track the Internet Protocol (IP) address which you use to visit this website and analyze this data for trends and statistics through our use of Google Analytics or other website Analytics service, but you will remain anonymous unless you voluntarily provide us with your personally identifiable information.

Cookies: We may use cookies on our site in order to improve your browsing experience by personalizing your experience on our site, providing a streamlined sign-up and login process, and determining which portions of our site are visited to what extent.

Cookies may be placed by an outside company that performs tracking and statistical analysis of anonymous visitor behavior pattern with our permission. 

Collection, Use and Sharing of Personally Identifiable Information: If you give us your personal information we will use it only to contact you, and will not share it. If you offer your credit card information we will guard it carefully, and not share it with anybody except our payment processing agents.

To access some areas of this website you may be required to register; such registration will require you to provide personally identifying information. Whether or not you choose to provide the information is entirely up to you. If you choose not to provide the information you may be unable to access certain areas of this website.

If you choose to provide information to us through our online registration, you may be asked to provide your personal information that may include your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and other identifying information. We will not share your personal information.

We may use the personal information which you provide to send you information, either online or offline, via email, direct mail, or SMS text messaging regarding information, products or services we offer.

Finally, we may provide your personally identifiable information in accordance with the law, such as in response to a subpoena, warrant or other governmental request; if we believe it is necessary to protect our rights or the rights of any third party; in the event of a sale, merger, or acquisition; or if you consent to such disclosure.

Third-Party Hosting: We may contract with a third party to maintain and host the Website and to store data collected on the site. Therefore any information you submit, including personal information, may be placed and stored on a computer server maintained by a third-party host or an email serving company. You agree that Green Technology Education Centre of Greater Vancouver is not liable for any breach of security due to the actions or inactions of the third-party host. Any credit card information you may provide will not be stored on our website hosting company servers.

Links to Other Websites: The Website may contain links to other sites. Any such links are an accommodation to the respective third-party site owners and for your convenience. Sites linked to and from our Website are not necessarily under the control of Green Technology Education Centre of Greater Vancouver, and Green Technology Education Centre of Greater Vancouver shall have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the content or privacy practices of any linked sites.

Please note that other sites will have their own privacy policies which may differ from this policy and once you enter another site their policy will control your use of that site. We encourage you to read the privacy policy of any site that you visit.

Security: This Website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.

Questions: If you have questions about this policy please contact us at

Effective Date and Changes: This privacy policy is effective as of August 1, 2019. We reserve the right to modify the terms of this privacy policy at any time and at our sole discretion.

*Disclaimer – The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Green Technology Education Centre of Greater Vancouver and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.