Privacy policy

Thank you for visiting TechSchool website. This policy provides information on how TechSchool at NZSE collect and process personal data that you may submit through our website.

You have the legal right to access and correct personal information about you which has been submitted by you to TechSchool.

Cookies and third parties

TechSchool website uses cookies to identify and better understand the needs of visitors.  

We may also use cookies to keep you updated with upcoming events, programme offers and workshops after you have left our website. This is done by vendors such as Google Display Network who may serve TechSchool’s promotional material based on your visits to our website. Visit Google Ads to opt out.

You can change the settings of your browser to accept or reject cookies. Rejecting cookies may limit some website functionalities. We may share information with third parties to perform services on our behalf including advertising and customer care.

How we collect data

When you visit our website, register for a workshop, enrol for one of our programmes, or you opt in to our Newsletter, you may be submitting your personal data such as your name, contact number and email address. We secure this data and keep track of it to understand the needs of our visitors and to provide the best possible user experience. We do not sell or permit third parties to access your personal data without your consent, except in an event of an investigation conducted by relevant law enforcement authorities.

We record your visit to our website and your interaction with the site using tools such as Google Analytics.  This information may include and not is limited to the following list.

The internet address (IP) of your computer, server and location

The date and time of your visit and how much time was spent

The pages you view and content you access or download

The type of browser and type of device you use

The website you were on before visiting TechSchool website

How we use data

TechSchool collects and stores personal data about our students to comply with various statutes, including the Education Act, the Public Finance Act and the Crown Entities Act, and to enable TechSchool to make decisions in relation to your tertiary study at TechSchool.

Personal information submitted by you when you enrol for a TechSchool programme, workshop, event or subscribe to our promotional material, may be disclosed to academic and career services staff where relevant to their responsibilities.

 Also where relevant to other agencies such as the Ministry of Education, Tertiary Education Commission, New Zealand Qualifications Authority, StudyLink, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ministry of Immigration and other relevant government agencies, academic or industry partners – where TechSchool is collaborating with for academic pathways, internships and employment.

When required by law, TechSchool will release information to government agencies such as the New Zealand Police, Department of Justice, Inland Revenue and the Accident Compensation Corporation.

If you wish to opt out from receiving TechSchool’s promotional material, information on upcoming programme intakes and workshops, you may ask us at any time or follow the unsubscribe link on our marketing messages. We will unsubscribe you from our distribution list but we will continue to process your data if there are legitimate grounds which override your interests, rights and freedoms or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal matters.