SCIE website - Terms and conditions

Data Protection

Information about yourself that you provide to us through this website will be used for the purpose or purposes stated. It may also be used by us to send you information about SCIE that we reasonably think will be of interest to you. Your information will not be used for any other purposes and will not be passed on to any third party without your consent.

You can request to be removed from our database at any time. You can do this online through your MySCIE account or by emailing us.

The information you have supplied will be stored in a local database and in SCIE's customer relationship management (CRM) system. SCIE currently uses a CRM system called, which is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. You can find more information about this on the website.

Information you provide in emails to us will only be used for the purpose which we reasonably believe that you give it to us for.

Information you provide to us may be used for statistical and quality assurance purposes but will not be used in any way (beyond its original purpose) which enables you to be identified.


All material on this website, including text, logos, graphics photographs and video, is copyright of the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE), unless otherwise stated. Text and graphics may be freely reproduced for the purposes of any personal or educational use or private research. However, the use of any text, logos, graphics, photographs or video contained in this website for any commercial purposes is not authorised unless permission is first obtained from SCIE.

For further information about the use of video content please see the Social Care TV Terms of use.

For further information on the use of e-learning courses, please see Copyright section within each e-learning course.


SCIE is committed to the highest standards of information quality and every attempt has been made to provide up to date and accurate information. However, SCIE gives no warranty, either expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of the information on this website and accepts no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on such information.

External links

External links are provided on this website to provide users with additional information. SCIE cannot guarantee that such links will always work, and make no representations as to the quality or accuracy of the sites linked to. SCIE does not endorse any external sites and is not responsible for their content.