Diamond Princess Lifeboat
Lifeboat onboard the cruise ship Diamond Princess

Disclaimer

Thank you for visiting this website. Please review our general terms and conditions.

Privacy

The NSW Boating College (trading as the National Maritime College (NMC)) makes every attempt to comply with the Privacy Principles of the Australian Privacy Act and Personal Information Protection Act 1998.

Personal Information
NMC is committed to protecting and maintaining the privacy, confidentiality, accuracy and security of your personal information. As a Registered Training Organisation, we comply with the Australian Quality Training Framework Standards and have documented and implemented policies and procedures to assure the integrity, accuracy and currency of our records including:
  1. Ensuring that, except as required under the AQTF Standards or by law, information about a client is not disclosed to a third party without the written consent of the student/client.
  2. Access by students/clients to their personal records.

Forms are available from the College for requesting access to or disclosure to nominated third parties of personal information. All staff, trainers, and agents are bound by NMC policies and procedures and must treat personal information with the strictest confidentiality.

Course Results

The results achieved by students/clients attending NMC courses or programs are subject to retention, archiving and retrieval for a period of 30 years and transfer consistent with the requirements of the registering authority. NMC will also keep records of courses undertaken (including dates, topics, activities and assessments) and Statements of Attainments or Statements of Completions issued.

Use of Personal Information

By enrolling into our course, personal information of students/clients of NMC may be used by the College to:

  1. Carry out reviews of our internal administration and operations including record keeping, risk management, accounting, archiving, systems development and testing and staff training;
  2. Undertake planning, research and statistical analysis;
  3. Compliance with ASQA reporting and auditing requirements.
  4. Compliance with Federal and State Maritime Authorities guidelines.
Correction of Personal Information

NMC will take all reasonable steps to ensure that any personal information collected is accurate and complete. If you find this is not the case please contact us immediately.

Online Payments

The NMC website has an on-line secure payment facility which allows you to book, enrol and pay for courses and related products online. When you use this facility we collect information from you including your drivers licence, date of birth, credit card details and contact information. The provision of personal information to NMC by way of its online payment service will be kept in the strictest confidence for the express purpose for which it is collected.

Website Disclaimer
NMC gives no assurance, or warranty, nor makes any representation as to the accuracy or completeness or legitimacy of its content or, that any information or data is free from any computer virus or, other defect or contamination. NMC is not responsible for the accuracy or legitimacy of information linked to or from its site. All persons accessing this site are responsible for assessing its relevance and accuracy or otherwise verifying the content of information accessed. In addition NMC does not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of reliance placed upon the content of this site and use of information and data contained on this site is at the reader's sole risk. The information on this site is subject to change without notice.

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