BedfordBID has ensured that all pages produced by our development team validates against XHTML Transitional standard. However, on occasions we do use third party tools within our web sites and we have no control over the HTML produced by these controls and therefore cannot ensure that the code produced is valid XHTML.
The World Wide Web consortium sets the standards for websites. This XHTML approval means that this website has been written to comply with these standards.
This mark means that the styles used in this website have been properly constructed and meet the World Wide Web Consortium standards.
The World Wide Web Consortium Web Accessibility Initiative sets the standards required to make websites accessible to as many members of the community as possible.
Cascading Style Sheets
This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout. If your browser does not support cascading style sheets the contents of the website is still readable.
Relative font sizes
This site uses only relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified “text size” option in visual browsers. e.g. in Internet Explorer your font size can be increased by choosing view then text size from the main menu then selecting the size of your choice.
Both website content and course information sheets can be viewed in a larger font by increasing this text size whilst prospectuses are available in large print format or as an audio guide if required. To request copies of these, or with any other support you may need in accessing our documents, please call 01234 404500.
2. Information Collection
We collect information that you voluntarily provide to us, including personal identification information like name, email address, phone number, etc., when you:
- Sign up for our newsletter
- Participate in surveys or feedback forms
- Engage with other activities on our website that require personal information
We also collect non-personal identification information through cookies and other tracking technologies to improve our website and your experience.
3. Use of Information
The information we collect may be used to:
- Provide, operate, and maintain our website
- Improve, personalize, and expand our website
- Understand and analyze how you use our website
- Develop new products, services, and features
- Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, for customer service, updates, and other information related to the website
4. Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.
5. Data Security
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage, and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of your personal information stored on our site.
6. Your Rights
You have the right to access, update, or delete the information we have on you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update, or request deletion of your personal information directly within your account settings section.
8. Contact Us
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