Privacy Policy

Last updated 20th December 2023

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 20th December 2023

Welcome to Cornerstone Learning! We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that your personal data is handled in a safe and responsible manner in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

1. Introduction

This Privacy Policy outlines how Cornerstone Learning (referred to as "we", "us", or "our") collects, uses, discloses, and safeguards your personal data when you interact with us, including through our use of the "You Can Book Me" booking engine for our courses.

2. Data Controller

Cornerstone Learning is the data controller responsible for your personal data. Our contact details are:

  • Address: Cornerstone Learning, Lissarda, Cork
  • Email:
  • Phone: 085 814 0289

3. Personal Data We Collect

We collect the following types of personal data:

  • Identity Data: such as your name, title, and other identifiers.
  • Contact Data: including email address, telephone number, and postal address.
  • Transaction Data: details about payments and bookings.
  • Technical Data: including IP address, browser type, and information about how you interact with our website and services.
  • Usage Data: information about how you use our website and services.

4. How We Collect Your Data

We collect data in the following ways:

  • Directly from You: when you provide it to us, for example, by filling in forms or contacting us.
  • Automated Technologies: as you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical and Usage Data.
  • Third Parties: including analytics providers and the "You Can Book Me" booking engine.

5. Use of Your Personal Data

We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we use it to:

  • Perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you.
  • Comply with a legal obligation.
  • For our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.

6. Sharing Your Personal Data

We may share your data with:

  • Service providers who provide IT and system administration services.
  • Professional advisers including lawyers, bankers, auditors, and insurers.
  • Authorities that require reporting of processing activities in certain circumstances.
  • Third parties to whom we sell, transfer, or merge parts of our business or assets.

7. International Transfers

We do not transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA).

8. Data Security

We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used, or accessed in an unauthorized way.

9. Data Retention

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

10. Your Legal Rights

Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data, including the right to access, correct, erase, restrict, transfer, or object to processing.

11. Third-Party Links

Our website may include links to third-party websites. Clicking on those links may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements.

12. Changes to This Policy

We may update this policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new policy on this page.

13. Contact Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our privacy practices, please contact us using the details provided above.

This policy is intended to help you understand how we collect, use, and safeguard your personal data in compliance with GDPR. Your use of our services indicates your acceptance of this policy.