Academy of Animal Sport Science Cookie Policy

Notice on the use of cookies
When you visit one of the websites of Academy of Animal Sport Science and companies in which Academy of Animal Sport Science, directly or indirectly, holds a majority interest (“AASS”), information is stored on your terminal device in the form of a “cookie”. Cookies are small text files that enable analysis of the use of the website, record settings and data in your browser, and allow the website to be customized to your interests and interest-based advertising to be displayed on other websites. We do not collect any personal data by means of cookies unless you have expressly given us your consent to do so.

1. Types of cookies
Depending on their function and purpose, cookies can be divided into two categories: technically necessary cookies and optional cookies. Furthermore, cookies may be first-party cookies, which are cookies that we place as the operator of the website, or third-party cookies, which are placed by a domain other than ours. In principle, any cookie can be removed by deleting the browser cache, upon which the cookie immediately loses its validity.

Below you will find a list of all cookies that can be used on our websites as well as further information about their purpose, period of validity, and type.

Technically necessary cookies
Technically necessary cookies are required so that you can navigate through our websites and operate the basic functions of our websites. These cookies cannot be disabled in our preference center, because they are strictly necessary to use some of the website’s features. Because these cookies are essential to delivering our services safely, you cannot refuse them without impacting how our website functions.

Name Purpose Period of validity Type
[COOKIE] Stores information about whether the user has visited the website before. 1 year First-party cookie
[COOKIE] Registers whether a user is already logged in to make sure the user does not have to log in again each time a new page view is generated. Until the end of the browsing session First-party cookie
[COOKIE] Stores the access credentials of the login form in an encrypted state so that the user does not have to enter the credentials again if the “Remember me” checkbox has been selected. 1 year First-party cookie
disclaimerCookie Stores information about whether the user has confirmed the cookie notice. 1 year First-party cookie

Thinkific cookies
Portions of our Service are hosted by Thinkific Labs Inc. (“Thinkific”). They provide us with the online course creation platform that allows us to sell our product/services to you. The Thinkific Cookies Policy is located: https://www.thinkific.com/cookies-policy/

Optional cookies
Optional cookies collect information about the use of our website, serve to optimize the website, and allow the preparation of reports on probable interests and demographic characteristics of the visitors. They can also be used to offer targeted content that is relevant to users and adapted to their interests. The latter information may be shared with third parties, such as advertisers.
This website does not use optional cookies.

2. Managing cookies
You can object to the use of cookies so that no cookies will be placed on your terminal device. This can be done, for example, by making the appropriate setting in your Internet browser. Please note, however, that you may not be able to fully use all of the functions of the website in this case. If you want to deactivate individual cookies or services on our website, you will find the necessary information about the respective services in section 1 of this Cookie Policy.

Below we have put together links that provide detailed information about disabling cookies in common browsers:

  • Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft. com /en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  • Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
  • Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
  • Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac

If you have any questions about the Cookie Policy, please contact office@academyofanimalsportscience.com