Learning Portal Privacy Policy

This policy explains our data processing practices in line with GDPR compliance and your rights regarding the ways in which your personal data is used.

Purpose:

The Irish Heart Foundation (IHF) (Charities Regulator Registered Number: 20008376 | Charity No: 5507) with registered Head Office at 17-19 Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin, D06 C780 is committed to compliance with the GDPR 2018 in order to protect the rights of the Data Subject.

This document explains our data processing practices in line with GDPR compliance and your rights regarding the ways in which your personal data is used.


Scope:

Under REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) you have the right to:

You can exercise these rights at any time by contacting us via email at dpo@irishheart.ie or in writing at: The Data Protection Officer, Irish Heart Foundation, 17-19 Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin, D06 C780. There is no fee for this service and in line with the GDPR we will respond to you within one calendar month of receipt of the request. You will be required to provide proof of your identify.

You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the Irish Heart Foundation will respect that right but may need to continue to process your data where processing is necessary for the performance of a contract or for compliance with a legal obligation to which the IHF, as data controller, is subject.


Application of Policy:

Information you give us:
The Irish Heart Foundation collects details provided by you for the purposes of Fundraising, Health Promotion and awareness campaigns, Information and training purposes, CPR training & accreditation and to support our public health lobbying initiatives.

Use of your information and your preferences:

We will use your contact details to communicate with you. Your information may be passed to and used by all Irish Heart Foundation departments in line with the purpose for which you agreed to receive information and may also be anonymised and used for statistical purposes. If you discover that we hold inaccurate information about you, you have the right to ask for incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete personal data to be corrected.

 

How we use Cookies:

Cookies are small text files that are used to store or retrieve information to perform certain functions and remember visits to a website. There are two distinct types of cookies – session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is only accessible while your browser is open and is deleted as soon as you navigate away from our website. A persistent cookie can remain on your computer for a pre-defined period-of-time, or until they are forcibly deleted. A further explanation about cookies is available by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

The Irish Heart Foundation respects the privacy of all visitors to this platform. The section below outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on https://ihf.eu.learning.laerdal.com/ (our “platform”) that you may access from your computer, tablet or mobile phone.

Only session cookies that are strictly necessary for the efficient functioning of this platform are used. These cookies do not capture any personal information and are valid only for the duration of the user session.

Name:
PHPSESSID

Cookie Type
Session Cookie

Lifespan
Session

Purpose
This cookie is generated by an application based on the PHP language. This is a general-purpose cookie used to maintain user session variables. It is normally a random generated number and how it is used can be specific to the site. A good example is to maintain a logged-in status for a user between pages. This cookie is necessary for the user to maintain his/her active session.

Name:
Language

Cookie Type
Session Cookie

Lifespan
Session

Purpose
This cookie is used to remember stored language preferences for ihf.eu.learning.laerdal.com, using the language selector to serve up content in the user’s preferred language.

Name:
language_path

Cookie Type
Session Cookie

Lifespan
Session

Purpose
This cookie is used to capture the language selected from the language dropdown. This will keep the language content across the pages.

Name:
orig_language

Cookie Type
Session Cookie

Lifespan
Session

Purpose
This cookie is used to capture the language description, selected by the user.

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not. Different browsers make different controls available to you and so, we provide links below to popular manufacturers’ instructions on how you can do this. In order to manage third-party cookies and to opt-out of third parties using your visits on https://ihf.eu.learning.laerdal.com/ you will need to follow-up with the simple instructions available from each third party cookie policy.