Terms of use

1. Introduction

1.1. Welcome to the Skilful website, Skilful.co (‘the Site’). By browsing and using this website, you are agreeing to comply with and to be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Business, govern Skilful.co's relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.

1.2. We reserve the right to change these conditions from time to time as we see fit and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms without giving you prior notice. You are therefore advised to re-read this statement on a regular basis which we may change at any time

1.3. The terms 'Skilful.co' or 'us' or 'we' refers to Skilful.co Ltd whose registered office is 3 Park Farm, Witham Road, Black Notley, Essex CM77 8JX. Skilful.co Ltd is a UK registered company, assigned company number 07659654. The term 'You' or “the User” refers to the user or viewer of our website.

1.4. You are asked to be aware of and to follow, your own organisation’s procedures, practices and internal resources as well as respecting any wider legal requirements you may be under. Whilst Skilful.co is intended to be of help in the application of management processes, your internal legal and business processes should be considered to override any advice given by this website.

2. Access to the Site

2.1. Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend services provided by the Site without notice (see below).

2.2. You are responsible for all persons who access the Site through your internet connection and all such persons are deemed to be aware of these terms and conditions.

2.3. When using the Site, you must ensure you comply with the terms governing the acceptable use of the website.

2.4. Passwords to enter the Site are given out on the understanding that they are assigned to individual users and that only those individual users will use them; sharing of passwords is strictly forbidden. Failure to adhere to this rule is constitutive of a misuse of the site and may lead to the termination of our Agreement with you, in accord with term 10 of these Terms of Use.

2.5. The Site may occasionally become restricted, either in part or completely. If the Site is unavailable for a given period, we will not be liable for any losses consequent to that unavailability.

3. Changes to the site

3.1. The site is updated often and as such, the content may change at any time. If necessary, we may therefore close the site temporarily, to some or all of the site’s users. Any of the material on Our Site may become out of date at any time and we are under no obligation to update that material.

4. Misuse of the Site

4.1. You must not knowingly misuse the Site by introducing malicious or harmful material such as viruses and the like to the Site. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the Server on which the Site is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. Likewise, you must not attack the Site with a denial of service attack or in any other way. If you breach this provision you may commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. If we see fit, we will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and will disclose your identity to them. Your right to use the Site will cease immediately you commit such a breach.

5. Intellectual Property rights

5.1. We are the owner or the licensee of all of the material published on the Site and we therefore either own or are licensed to exercise intellectual property rights in relation thereto. For the avoidance of doubt, Copyright and other relevant intellectual property rights subsist in all text relating to the Company’s services and the full content of the Site.

5.2. Our logo is a trademark in the United Kingdom and other countries. The brand names and specific services featured on this web site are also trademarks of the company.

5.3. You are permitted to print off copies and download extracts of pages, downloads, handouts and infographics from the Site for your personal reference and to share with your colleagues, provided the information retains the Skilful.co branding which we have affixed to it. Removal or altering of the branding is strictly forbidden. You are further welcome to draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the site, provided they have a separate password.

5.4. However, if you wish to copy or reuse video content from the Site, you will need to contact us and request special permission to do so. It is forbidden copy or reuse video content from the Site without special permission.

5.5. You must not modify the copies you have made in any way and you must not use a component of material, such as text, images, video or audio sequences separately from its other constitutive elements.

5.6. When using material from the site in any way, the status of the authors and owners of the material on the Site must be acknowledged. Note that often in the case of the content library, the author will be a contributor other than Skilful.co. Ltd and must therefore be acknowledged separately to us.

5.7. You must not use any of the materials on the site for commercial purposes without first obtaining permission from us (which may be in the form of a license) and where appropriate, from our licensors.

5.8. If you copy any part of the Site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use this site will immediately be revoked and you must destroy any copies you have made.

6. Your information

6.1. We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using this site, you consent to the terms of that policy and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

7. Links from this Site

7.1. Although we permit linking to any of the Website’s pages which are accessible without a log-in, provided it is done fairly and legally and provided it is not damaging to us, or posits a relationship of association, approval or endorsement from us where none exists, we do not monitor or review the content of other party’s websites which are linked to the Site. Opinions expressed or material appearing on such websites are not shared or endorsed by us and we should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material or responsible for it in any way. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or content, of these sites. We encourage our users to be aware of when they are entering these third party sites and to read the privacy statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to the application or accessed through the application yourself, before disclosing any personal information to them. This Company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.

7.2. Our Website must not be framed from any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Site other than the Website’s pages which are accessible without a log-in. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The Website from which you are linking must comply to all applicable standards in this and other documents constitutive of the terms of this Site.

8. No liability

8.1. The material displayed on the Site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity; and any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the use, inability to use or results of the use of Our Site, any websites linked to it or any materials posted on it including, without limitation, any liability for: loss of income, revenue, business, profits, contracts, anticipated savings, data; goodwill; wasted management or office time; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

8.2. In particular, neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

8.3. Further, material on the Site is not intended to be relied upon or to be constitutive of advice. We explicitly disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

8.4. We are not liable for any loss or damage caused to our users by denial of service attacks or the transmission of harmful material that may affect your computer equipment, programs, data or other material due to your use of the Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or any website linked to it.

8.5. This does not affect our liability for (a) death or personal injury arising from our negligence, (b) fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter or (c) any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

9. Communication

9.1. We have several different e-mail addresses for different page queries. These, & other contact information, can be found on our Contact Us on our website or via Company literature or via the Company’s stated telephone, facsimile or mobile telephone numbers.

10. Termination of Agreements and Refunds Policy

10.1. We have the right to terminate any Service Agreement we might make with you for any reason and this may lead to the ending of services that are already underway. No refunds shall be offered, where a Service is deemed by us to have begun and is, for all intents and purposes, underway. Any monies that have been paid to us which constitute payment in respect of the provision of unused or otherwise unprovided Services, shall be refunded.

11. Force Majeure

11.1. The company shall not be liable for any failure to perform any obligation under any Agreement which is due to an event beyond the control of such party including but not limited to any Act of God, terrorism, war, Political insurgence, insurrection, riot, civil unrest, act of civil or military authority, uprising, earthquake, flood or any other natural or man-made eventuality outside of our control, which causes the termination of an agreement or contract entered into, nor which could have been reasonably foreseen. Any Party affected by such an event shall forthwith inform the other Party of the same and shall use all reasonable endeavours to comply with the terms and conditions of any Agreement contained herein.

12. Waiver

12.1. Failure of either Party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this or any Agreement or the failure of either Party to exercise any right or remedy to which it, he or they are entitled hereunder shall not constitute a waiver thereof and shall not cause a diminution of the obligations under this or any Agreement. No waiver of any of the provisions of this or any Agreement shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.

13. General

13.1. The laws of England and Wales govern these terms of use and our other terms documents. By accessing the Site and/or by using our services, you consent to these terms and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, or any other forum we deem appropriate, in all disputes arising from our consequent relationship.

13.2. If any of these terms are deemed invalid or unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to the exclusions and limitations set out above), then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these terms and the remaining terms will continue to apply.