Privacy Policy

What data we collect and who we share it with:

When The Seamanship Centre processes your booking we ask you for your name, address, date of birth, phone number, email address and, for some courses, a copy of your passport/national ID.

The Seamanship Centre may use your personal information to help administer our website, enable you access to and use of the website services, supply you services/courses that you purchase, send to you statements and invoices, collect payments from you and send you marketing communications.

The Seamanship Centre when required will share this information with the following organisations:

  • Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
  • Marine Survey Office (MSO)
  • Royal Yachting Association (RYA)
  • Irish Sailing Association (ISA)

None of the above organisations will share your data with anyone else, and they will only use your data in the processing of exam enrolments, issuing of exam certificates and any other issues relating to your course.

What rights you have over your data:

You can request that we delete any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. On completion of your course we will retain your name, certificate number and date of issue. This information allows us to verify or replace your certificate if required. If a you do not wish these details to be stored please note that we will not be able to replace or verify your certificate in the future.