The following information explains the BMet policy regarding the personal information we collect about our learners. From time to time you will be asked to submit personal information about yourself (name, telephone number, etc.) so that you can access some of our website services such as job vacancies or prospectus requests. Whenever you provide such personal information, we will treat that information in accordance with this policy. BMet will act in accordance with current legislation and we always aim to meet current internet best practice and we are totally committed to protecting personal information.
Use and storage of personal information
The college has legal obligations towards the way we deal with personal data. In general, any information you provide to BMet will only be used within the college. It will never be supplied to anyone outside of the College without first obtaining your consent, unless we are obliged or permitted by law to disclose it. We will hold your personal information on our record systems for as long as you use the service you have requested, and remove it in the event that the purpose has been met. We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Access to your personal information
You have the right to request a copy of the personal information BMet holds about you. Please address requests to:
Clerk to the Corporation
Birmingham Metropolitan College
Birmingham B4 7PS