Terms & Conditions

The D2N2 Skills Web Site - Terms & Conditions

General Information

The D2N2 Skills Web Site is funded and operated by East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) (EMC).

By accessing or using this website you agree to be legally bound by the following terms and conditions and accept and agree to them as they apply to your access or use.

The D2N2 Skills Web Site is intended to provide information about the organisation, how and why it operates and the services it provides. The materials used on The D2N2 Skills Web Site website are presented solely for the purpose of informing users about available business support services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

We will not be liable to users of the The D2N2 Skills Web Site for any loss or damage of any nature whatsoever and howsoever arising out of, or in connection with, the viewing, use or performance of The D2N2 Skills Web Site or its contents, whether due to inaccuracy, error, omission or any other cause and whether on the part of EMC, our partners, servants, agents or any other person.

We cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that any material available for downloading from any external website will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy and use of data, which you send and receive.

We reserve the absolute right to alter or discontinue any aspect of The D2N2 Skills Web Site or the services provided through it, including your access to it.

We cannot guarantee that The D2N2 Skills Web Site will operate continuously without interruptions, be error free or any other interruptions in service beyond EMC's control.

You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of The D2N2 Skills Web Site and, in particular, you must not attempt to tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, router or any other Internet connected device associated with The D2N2 Skills Web Site.

Privacy & Data Protection

The privacy of visitors to The D2N2 Skills Web Site is taken seriously and EMC will only use any personal data collected during your use of the The D2N2 Skills Web Site in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and our terms and conditions.

In the event that we do use your personal data, we will not disclose it to third parties (unless you have previously given your consent) except that we reserve the right to disclose your personal information to:

  • Anyone who may manage the running of the web site on our behalf.
  • Any law enforcement agency requesting it in connection with the commission of any offence, once we are reasonably satisfied as to the circumstances surrounding the request and to protect our users and ourselves.

Certain non-personal information of visitors to The D2N2 Skills Web Site is recorded by the standard operation of the web site including but without limitation, the URL that you just came from, which URL you next go to and what browser you are using.

If we need to process any data categorised as "sensitive" by the Data Protection Act 1998, we will always ask for your consent when collecting the data. In the unlikely event that the The D2N2 Skills Web Site and the customer data relating to it are sold to another party, we will endeavour to ensure that your rights and freedoms in respect of the processing of your personal data are adequately and appropriately protected. We provide multiple opportunities on the web site for you to communicate with us electronically.

We would like to use your details to inform you by email about our services and events that may be of interest to you. If you would like to receive such information, at each data collection point, you will have the opportunity to give us your consent for us to use your details for this purpose.


When you first visit the The D2N2 Skills Web Site, we may send you a cookie. A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your computer's hard drive for record keeping purposes, and we will use them to do a number of things.

Cookies help us to recognise you when you next visit The D2N2 Skills Web Site and note the pages you visit.

This allows us to tailor the service we provide to your preferences. Cookies may be used to compile statistics in regard to the use of services, or to patterns of browsing. When used in this manner, you are not individually identified, and information collected in this manner is only used in aggregate.

You are not obliged to accept a cookie from us, and you may modify your browser so that it will not accept cookies. For information on how to achieve this please refer to the Help section on your browser, or contact your system administrator.


You agree to indemnify and hold us, and any of our officers, employees and agents harmless from and against all and any expenses, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses of any character incurred or suffered and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened, in each case arising from your use of or conduct on, or a breach of these terms.

Web Site Content

You may make a copy of the content on The D2N2 Skills Web Site for your personal non-commercial use only provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices intact, and you agree not to modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute, by any means or in any manner, any material or information on or downloaded from The D2N2 Skills Web Site including but not limited to text, graphics, video, messages, code and/or software without our prior written consent.

If you do wish to use any material please write to;

Marketing Department,
East Midlands Chamber
Commerce House,
Millennium Way,
Dunston Road,
S41 8ND

We will subsequently advise on what terms such material may be available.

Site Links

EMC makes no representations whatsoever about any other sites which you may access through The D2N2 Skills Web Site or which may link to The D2N2 Skills Web Site. When you access any other website please understand that it is independent from The D2N2 Skills Web Site and that we have no control over the content or availability of that website.

In particular you agree that any dealings you have with such third party site operators shall be on the terms and conditions (if any) of the third party operator.

A link to any other website does not mean that The D2N2 Skills Web Site or EMC endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use of, such a website and shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site and resource.


We may assign or subcontract any or all of our rights and obligations under these Terms (subject to adequate protection of your rights). We may alter these Terms from time to time and post the new version on The D2N2 Skills Web Site, following which all use of The D2N2 Skills Web Site will be governed by that updated version.

If any provision of the Terms shall become or be declared illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, such provision shall be divisible and deemed deleted from them. These Terms and your use of The D2N2 Skills Web Site are governed by the laws of England and Wales and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.