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Your use of the Fire Prevention Officers Association of BC (FPOABC) website indicates your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions found below.
FPOABC may, at its sole discretion and for any reason, modify these Terms and Conditions without notice or liability to you or any other person. Revised Terms and Conditions will be posted on www.fpoa.bc.ca.
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Use of Site
The FPOABC web site or its content may not be, in whole or in part, copied, republished, posted or distributed without the written permission of the FPOABC. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any infringing, unlawful, threatening, obscene, slanderous or profane content to the FPOABC web site.
All prices listed on the FPOABC website are in Canadian dollars
Protecting your privacy is important to the FPOABC (Fire Prevention Offices Association of BC). This Policy explains how the FPOABC collects, uses, and discloses the personal information you may provide while using our Web Site. It is always your choice whether or not to provide personal information through the Web Site.
Any personal information you provide will be treated with care, and subject to this Policy will not be used or disclosed in ways to which you have not consented. Also, you may opt-out certain uses and disclosures of your personal information, as explained in this Policy.
By using the Web Site, you signify your consent to the FPOABC, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Policy.
INFORMATION AUTOMATICALLY COLLECTED
Non-Identifiable Information - Like many other Web sites, the Web Site automatically collects certain non-identifiable information regarding Web Site users, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the Web Site, the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to the Web Site, the operating system you are using, the sections of the Web Site you visit, the Web Site pages read and images viewed, and the content you download from the Web Site. This non-identifiable information is used for Web Site and system administration purposes and to improve the Web Site. The FPOABC may also use non-identifiable information to initiate interactive, real-time discussions with users. Your non-identifiable information may be disclosed to others and permanently archived for future use.
Cookies - The Web Site uses "cookies", a technology that installs a small amount of information on a Web Site user's computer to permit the Web Site to recognize future visits using that computer. Cookies enhance the convenience and use of the Web Site. For example, the information provided through cookies is used to recognize you as a previous user of the Web Site (so you do not have to enter your personal information every time), offer personalized Web page content and information for your use, track your activity at the Web Site to respond to your needs, and otherwise facilitate your Web Site experience. You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your use of the Web Site and your ability to access certain features of the Web Site or engage in transactions through the Web Site.
Tracking Information – FPOABC may use non-personal information to create aggregate tracking information reports regarding Web Site user demographics, Web Site traffic patterns, and Web Site purchases.
PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU SPECIFICALLY PROVIDE
Your Personal Information - During your use of the Web Site, you may be asked to voluntarily provide certain personal information (such as your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, or credit card information) for purposes such as facilitating communications with you, applying for access to certain special features of the Web Site, or carrying out transactions. It is always your choice whether or not to provide personal information. If you decide not to provide requested personal information, you will not be able to use certain features of the Web Site and you will not be able to engage in transactions through the Web Site.
Use of Your Personal Information – The FPOABC may use your personal information to contact and correspond with you, to respond to your inquiries, to process transactions and payments, and to facilitate and enhance your use of the Web Site. The FPOABC may develop a confidential customer profile for you, which will be used to provide the very best service to you.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information – The FPOABC may disclose your personal information in the following circumstances:
1. Disclosure to Service Providers - In order to process transactions, the FPOABC must disclose some of your personal information to certain service providers, such as your credit card issuer, a third party credit verification company, the when required a product handler. Before personal information is disclosed, the service provider will agree with the FPOABC to protect the privacy of your personal information in a manner that is consistent with this Policy. If you do not wish the FPOABC to provide your personal information to those service providers, you may not use the Web Site for transactions.
2. Law Enforcement and Legal Disclosure – The FPOABC may disclose your personal information to a government institution that has asserted its lawful authority to obtain the information or where the FPOABC has reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful in the investigation of unlawful activity, or to comply with a subpoena or warrant or an order made by a court, person or body with jurisdiction to compel the production of information, or to comply with court rules regarding the production of records and information.
Other Web Sites - The Web Site may contain links to other Web sites or Internet resources. When you click on one of those links you are contacting another Web site or Internet resource. The FPOABC has no responsibility or liability for or control over those other Web sites or Internet resources or their collection, use and disclosure of your personal information.
Former Users - If you stop using the Web Site or your permission to use the Web Site is terminated, the FPOABC may continue to use and disclose your personal information in accordance with this Policy as amended from time to time.
Policy Changes - To accommodate changes in the Web Site, changing technology, and legal developments, this Policy may be changed from time to time at in the FPOABC sole discretion and without any prior notice or liability to you or any other person. New versions of this Policy will be posted here. The FPOABC, use and disclosure of your personal information will be governed by the version of this Policy in effect at that time. Accordingly, when you use the Web Site you should check the date of this Policy and review any changes since the last version.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Fire Prevention Officers Association of BC (FPOABC) membership dues are non refundable and non transferable.
Payments received by the Fire Prevention Officers Association of BC for courses and seminars are 100% refundable, when requested prior to the commencement dates of course or seminar by means of the following;
Mailed to: Fire Prevention Officers Association of BC, 22708 Brown Avenue, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 9A2
Office Phone No. 604-405-0536
Once the refund request has been received by the Fire Prevention Officers Association of BC the refund will be processed within 14 days from the date of notice of cancellation is received by the FPOABC.