Personal Information Collection (PIC) Statement
The information about you collected by means of any on-line form at this website will be used only for the purpose of processing your enquiries or compiling aggregate statistics. These information we collect about you will not be disclosed by us to any other party in a form that would identify you.
Disclaimer, Copyright Information and Data Privacy Information Disclaimer
The material contained in this Website has been produced by the School for Higher and Professional Education ("SHAPE") (a member institution under the VTC Group) in accordance with its current practices and policies and with the benefit of information currently available to it and all reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the contents of the pages of the website at the time of preparation.
SHAPE regularly reviews the website and where appropriate will update pages to reflect change in circumstances. Notwithstanding all efforts made by SHAPE to ensure the accuracy of the website, no responsibility or liability is accepted by SHAPE in respect of any use or reference to the website, or for any inaccuracies, omissions, mis-statements or errors in the said material, or for any economic or other loss which may be directly or indirectly sustained by any visitor to the website or other person who obtains access to the material on the website.
The material on this website is for general information only and nothing in this website contains professional or career advice or an offer for sale or an offer to attend any training course or any binding commitment upon SHAPE in relation to the availability of any training course or service or product, or any indication by SHAPE that any course is suitable or required for a candidate.
The information on this website relating to employment opportunities do not represent offers of employment. All visitors should take advice from a suitably qualified professional in relation to any specific query or problem that they may have or in relation to any course or employment opportunity described in this website, and SHAPE takes no responsibility for any loss caused as a result of reading the contents of this website.
Unless expressly agreed in writing no part of the information set out in this website shall form part of any contract subsequently entered into between SHAPE and a student/employee.
SHAPE accepts no liability in respect of the submission of information to SHAPE via e-mail, including in respect of the non-delivery of e-mail or the unauthorised reading of e-mail. [The links to third-party sites on this website will let you leave the SHAPE website. The linked sites are not related to or under the control of SHAPE and SHAPE is not responsible for the contents of any linked site. SHAPE is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by SHAPE of the linked site.
No claims, actions or legal proceedings in connection with this website brought by any visitor or other person having reference to the material on this website will be entertained by SHAPE.
The pages and contents of this website ("documents") are the copyright of SHAPE. Permission to use documents from this website is granted, provided that (1) the below copyright notice appears on all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear, (2) use of such documents from this website is for information and non-commercial or personal use only and they shall not be copies or posted in whole or in part on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications or any documents are made. Use for any other purpose in expressly prohibited by law.
When you browse this website, cookies will be stored in your computer's hard drive. The purpose of using cookies is to facilitate the successful redirection to the relevant page or content and to enable the site to be tailored to you. We do not collect or store any personal data from you under this circumstance. You can choose not to accept the cookies. However, by disabling cookies you may not be able to access all parts of the Website and certain functionality, e.g. page or content redirection, may not be available.
Statistics on visitors to our websites
When you visit our website, we will record your visit only as a “hit”. The webserver makes a record of your visit for the purpose of maintaining and improving our website. We do not use, and have no intention to use the visitor data to personally identify anyone.
Links to Third Party Sites
This website may contain links to other third party websites and applications (“Third Party Sites”), including “social sharing buttons” that link to various social network platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp, and Linkedin etc. We do not own or control, and are not responsible for, the privacy practices of those Third Party Sites. We encourage you to remain alert if you click on any links to leave our Website, or any of the social sharing buttons referred to above, and to review the privacy policies of those Third Party Sites so that you are aware of how your personal data may be collected and used by such third parties.
This website provides you an opportunity to e-mail SHAPE for further information by providing us certain personal data and asking any specific questions. Our policies and practices in relation to personal data and the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance in Hong Kong is available at https://www.shape.edu.hk/privacy. As a general policy SHAPE values all personal information provided by visitors to our website. Failure to supply personal data as requested on our website may result in SHAPE being unable to provide you further information relating to our services.