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Privacy Policy: The Korean Language Centre website is owned by Korean Language Centre, which is a data controller of your personal data.

We have adopted this Privacy Policy, which determines how we are processing the information collected by Korean Language Centre, which also provides the reasons why we must collect certain personal data about you. We adhere to the EU GDPR Policies. Therefore, you should read this Privacy Policy before using Korean Language Centre website.

Data Protection Policy GDPR ​ The Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) establishes a law regarding data handling and protection effective May 25th, 2018, within the European Union (EU). The GDPR will replace the existing Data Protection Directive (Europe Directive 95/46/EC). Data protection is a priority for the KLC. This policy applies to all personal data processed by the KLC. ​ GDPR Definitions of terms The KLC data protection policy is based on the terms used by the European legislator for the adoption of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This policy must be comprehensible for the general public, clients and business partners. Our definitions are: ​ Personal Data Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (“data subject”). This information can be name, an identification number, location, email address, bank details, IP address, or more that that directly or indirectly can identify the natural person. Data Subject Data subject is any identified or identifiable natural person. Our clients and teachers. Processing Processing is any operation which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, organisation, storage, modification, deletion, transportation, use. Profiling Profiling means any form of automated processing of personal data intended to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a person to analyse or predict aspects concerning that natural person's performance at work, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests, reliability, or behaviour. Data Controller Person, organization that determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data, alone or jointly with others. Data Processor A data processor processes the data on behalf of the data controller. Consent Consent is any freely given, specific, informed and unambiguous indication of the data subject's wishes by which the person, by a statement or by a clear affirmative action, signifies agreement to the processing of personal data. Third Party A third party is any natural or legal person or any other body other than the data subject, the controller, the processor, and the persons who, under the direct authority of the controller or the processor, are authorized to process the data. Data Protection Principles The KLC is committed to processing data in accordance with its responsibilities under the GDPR. Personal data shall be: · processed lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner in relation to individuals. · collected for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes and not further processed in a manner that is incompatible with those purposes; further processing for archiving purposes in the public interest, scientific or historical research purposes or statistical purposes shall not be considered to be incompatible with the initial purposes. · adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary in relation to the purposes for which they are processed. · accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date; every reasonable step must be taken to ensure that personal data that are inaccurate, having regard to the purposes for which they are processed, are erased or rectified without delay. · kept in a form which permits identification of data subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal data are processed; personal data may be stored for longer periods insofar as the personal data will be processed solely for archiving purposes in the public interest, scientific or historical research purposes or statistical purposes subject to implementation of the appropriate technical and organisational measures required by the GDPR in order to safeguard the rights and freedoms of individuals; and · processed in a manner that ensures appropriate security of the personal data, including protection against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction or damage, using appropriate technical or organisational measures. ​ Overview This Privacy Policy statement explains the data processing practices of Listen & Learn. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any questions about these practices, please contact our Data Controller by e-mail at Our site may contain some links to third party sites, which are not subject to this privacy policy. The KLC does not endorse and is not responsible for the privacy practices or content on these sites. We recommend that you read the privacy policy of any such sites that you visit. Information provided by you will only be used by the KLC Information Collected The Korean Language Centre collect Personal information. We collect personally identifiable information about you (your “Personal Data”) through: The use of inquiry and registration forms. · The purchase process when you buy any of our products or services · The provision of your details to us either online or offline ​ Elements of your Data that we collect may include: · First and Last name · Job title · Company name · Home address and phone number · Mobile telephone number · E-mail address · Skype address · Social media addresses and nicknames IP address and browser information used when viewing our site Payment details such as credit card information that you supply us to make payments Tracking your use of our site to better develop our sites in accordance with your requirements If you do not want to help us learn how to improve our site, products, offers and marketing strategy, you may choose to set your Web browser to not accept cookies. Further information on how to prevent cookies from being stored on your computer can be found on under the ‘manage cookies’ section. Alternatively go to the help menu within your Internet browser. From time to time, we may permit third party companies such as Google Analytics to set cookies on Listen & Learn sites for purposes which may include market research, revenue tracking or to improve functionality of the site. Use and Disclosure of Personal information We use your Data for purposes, which may include: · Providing our customers with a personalized service · Processing registrations, enrolments and inquiries · Conducting market research surveys · Organizing giveaways · Measuring interest in and improving our website, products and services · Resolving disputes, collecting fees and troubleshooting problems We use the information you provide when booking a language course to complete that enrolment. We do not share this information with outside parties except: · To the extent necessary to complete that enrolment or to provide services where the outside party is acting on our behalf and has no independent right to use the information we provide, or · To successors in title to our business, or · In accordance with legal and regulatory requirements, or · As necessary, at our sole discretion, to protect the perceived rights, safety and property of The Korean Language Centre, users of our websites, and the public. Other than as set out above, you will be notified if Personal Information about you will be shared with third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to have us share such information. We may also use information in aggregate form (so that no individual user is identified): · To build up marketing profiles · To aid strategic development · To audit usage of the site · Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Devices We use cookies to help personalize your use of our sites. A cookie is a small piece of information which is sent to your computer’s hard drive by the web server so that the website can remember who you are. This information may include information relating to your use of our sites, information about your computer such as the computer’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at our site via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page. If you are a registered user this may include your name and email address for verification purposes. We use information from cookies for purposes, which may include: Identifying returning users and registrants Enabling you to move more easily around our site Tracking your use of our site to better develop our sites in accordance with your requirements If you do not want to help us learn how to improve our site, products, offers and marketing strategy, you may choose to set your Web browser to not accept cookies. Further information on how to prevent cookies from being stored on your computer can be found on under the ‘manage cookies’ section. Alternatively go to the help menu within your Internet browser. From time to time we may permit third party companies to set cookies on Listen & Learn sites for purposes which may include market research, revenue tracking or to improve functionality of the site. Security Policy The Korean Language Centre has appropriate measures in place to help ensure that our users’ Data is protected against unauthorized access or use, alteration, unlawful or accidental destruction and accidental loss. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your personal information. When personal data is deleted, this should be done safely such that the data is irrecoverable. Appropriate back-up and disaster recovery solutions shall be in place. Transfer of Data The Internet is a global environment. Using the Internet to collect and process personal Data necessarily involves the transmission of Data on an international basis. When we collect personal information from you on our website, we comply with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbour Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from the European Union. Access to Data and Contact info You may request a copy or send a correction of the personal information we hold about you by contacting the Data Controller at or by writing to: The Data Controller The Korean Language Centre, 41 Avondale Drive Loughton, Essex, IG10 3BZ We may charge the allowable fee under applicable law for provision of this information. Children Under 13 This site is not intended for use by persons under thirteen (13) years of age. We do not intentionally collect any information on children under 13 years of age. We will undertake to delete any details of such users where a parent or guardian has notified us that any such details have been obtained. Rights of the data subject One of the key objectives of the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is to ensure the privacy and protection of your personal data. For this you have the following rights: Right to information You have the right to ask the company for information about what personal data is being processed and the justification for such processing. Right of access You have the right to get access to personal data processed by the company. Right to rectification You have the right to ask for modifications of inaccurate personal data and/or to update your personal information if needed. Right to be forgotten You are entitled to ask us to erase your personal information. Right of restriction You are entitled to request us to restrict the processing of your personal information. Right to data portability You are entitled to ask for personal information you may have submitted to us in a portable format. Right to object To processing your personal data Right to object to automated processing including profiling You have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated-on-automated processing, including profiling, which produces legal effects or affects you. Right to withdraw consent You have the right to withdraw consent on your permission to process your personal information at any time. You can make a right request to our Data Controller at Compliance Certification Our security practices comply with the most widely accepted standards and regulations. Data Breach In the event of a breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, personal data, The Korean Language Centre shall promptly evaluate the risk to people’s rights and freedoms and if appropriate report this breach to the ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office) not later than 72 hours after becoming aware of it. The Data processor will also be required to notify our clients without undue delay after first becoming aware of a data breach.

We take care of your personal data and undertake to guarantee its confidentiality and security. Personal information we collect: When you visit the Korean Language Centre, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the installed cookies on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and how you interact with the Site.

We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.” Moreover, we might collect the personal data you provide to us (including but not limited to Name, Surname, Address, payment information, etc.) during registration to be able to fulfil the agreement.

Why do we process your data? Our top priority is customer data security, and, as such, we may process only minimal user data, only as much as it is absolutely necessary to maintain the website. Information collected automatically is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding website usage. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated in such a way that it would identify any particular user of the system.

You can visit the website without telling us who you are or revealing any information, by which someone could identify you as a specific, identifiable individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the website’s features, or you wish to receive our newsletter or provide other details by filling a form, you may provide personal data to us, such as your email, first name, last name, city of residence, organization, telephone number. You can choose not to provide us with your personal data, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the website’s features. For example, you won’t be able to contact us directly from the website. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatory are welcome to contact us via

Please note: Under no circumstances will we sell your data to a third party.

Your rights: If you are a European resident, you have the following rights related to your personal data: The right to be informed. The right of access. The right to rectification. The right to erasure. The right to restrict processing. The right to data portability. The right to object. Rights in relation to automated decision-making and profiling.

If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below. Additionally, if you are a European resident, we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfil contracts we might have with you (for example, if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information might be transferred outside of Europe, including Canada and the United States.

Links to other websites: Our website may contain links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for such other websites or third parties' privacy practices. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our website and read the privacy statements of each website that may collect personal information. Information security:We secure information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We keep reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and personal data disclosure in its control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed.

Legal disclosure: We will disclose any information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request. Contact information: If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Policy or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to individual rights and your Personal Information, you may send an email to