When Is This Notice Applicable?

This Cookie Notice (later “Notice”) describes how Uudenmaan Koulutuskeskus Oy (later (UKK”, “we”, “us”, or “our”) uses cookies on its website. Read this Notice carefully in order to understand how cookies can enhance your experience when using our website and how to control them on your device.

What Are Cookies?

A “Cookie” is a small text file that a website saves on your computer, tablet, or mobile phone (later “device”) when you visit a website. Cookies recognise your device on the website and “remember” your earlier visits in order to enhance your experience. Most websites use cookies, including our website.

You cannot be recognised solely based on cookies, but together with other information they can be connected back to you. In such cases, cookies are considered as personal data. However, we don’t use cookies to identify you. If we do so, we make sure that cookie data is processed as personal data in compliance with applicable data protection laws.

Why Do We Use Cookies?

We use cookies to:
• enhance website experience
• remember your personal settings
• provide better content and information (e.g. market targeting)
• ensure the safety of a website
• gather data on the use of our website and to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing.

What Cookies Do We Use?

We use the following cookies on our website:

Essential Cookies

Essential cookies are essential for using a website and its features. For example, cookies are used for remembering login information and language settings. Essential cookies can also be used for personalising websites.

Analytics Cookies

These cookies collect data on how people use our website. For example, they help us understand how customers use our website and what pages they are using the most.

Targeted Advertising Cookies

These cookies collect data on your browser activity. They are used for making advertising more interesting and relevant to you. We can also use these cookies to limit the amount of advertisements shown to you and to evaluate the effectiveness of marketing on our website. Cookies are usually set by a third-party controlled advertising website so that you may receive interesting content based on your online behaviour.

Other Third-party Cookies

We may also use third-party social media cookies on our website. These cookies collect data on your behaviour on social media websites, such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. We do not have control over such cookies. Read such third-party data privacy policies carefully.

How Long Are Cookies Stored on My Computer for?

Cookies stored on your device have two different durations.

Session Cookies

Session cookies are usually used temporarily for remembering settings relevant to the current session. These cookies are used for one session at a time and they are stored until the user closes the browser window. Session cookies are not stored on your device’s hard drive.

Persistent Cookies

Persistent cookies are used for advertisement targeting and for collecting data regarding the use of our website. Persistent cookies are stored on your hard drive even between browser sessions until you delete them or they expire. We store persistent cookies for up to two years.

What Are My Options to Controlling Cookies on My Device?

You can accept or deny the use of cookies in your browser settings. You can also clear your cookie history in your settings. Usually, browsers allow different ways to deny the use of cookies and to control cookie history. Typically, you will find cookie-related settings in the “Options”, “Tools”, or “Favourites” menu of the browser you usually use.

By accepting cookies, you are able to have the best possible experience on our website. If you deny cookies, some functions may not work on your device and you may not be able to access all the content on the website. Therefore, we recommend to accept the use of cookies.

I Still Have Questions about Cookies. Who should I contact?

For more information on the use of cookies on our website, please contact info@koulutuskeskus.com

Read more in our Privacy Policy Notice.