Terms of Service

Terms of Service

Website terms of use

By using this website, you agree to these terms of use. If you do not agree with these terms, you should not use this site.


This website and all content contained herein including the content of sites linked to and from this site are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranties of any kind.

The Chartered Institution for Further Education does not accept any liability for inaccuracy or omission of information or interruption in availability. You are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying upon it.

The Chartered Institution for Further Education does not guarantee that any materials on this site will be error free, nor free of any viruses, offensive, defamatory or other harmful matter. The Institution will not accept any costs for service, repair or correction.

Any reference or link to an external site does not constitute endorsement from the Chartered Institution for Further Education.

Acceptable use

You must not:

  1. Use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;
  2. Use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;
  3. Use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software; or
  4. Conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.

Enforcement of copyright

We take the protection of our copyright very seriously.

If we discover that you have used our copyright materials in contravention of the licence set out in this notice, we may bring legal proceedings against you, seeking monetary damages and/or an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.


You may request permission to use the copyright materials on our website by writing to us by email or post, using the contact details published on the website.