The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) is committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect about your access to the website to better serve you and to enable special applications, such as purchasing memberships, placing orders, paying dues, and registering for events.
AIPG is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of non-AIPG websites to which this website may link.
What information do we collect? How do we use it?
When you first access the AIPG Website, we identify the IP-address from which you accessed our site. We save this information, along with the time you first entered the site. The website gives you a unique identifying user ID for the site, using a cookie. "Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. Our cookies only contain your user ID number and no additional personal information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent that.
AIPG tracks how you navigate through the site, mainly to the top of main sections of the site, so that we can better understand your use of the site so that we may continue to improve it.
AIPG collects information such as name, address, telephone number(s), and other contact, demographic, and billing information directly from you. It may also include data required to process Certified Professional Geologist (CPG) applications.
How Personal Data is Collected
AIPG collect personal data under various circumstances. Most common are when an individual:
When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive information such as credit card and payment information, we re-direct users to industry standard SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encrypted servers. As a result, sensitive data you submit to our website such as credit card and payment information is transmitted securely over the Internet.
Individual Rights Regarding Personal Data
If you would like to review, correct, or update the personal information you have provided to us through this site, please log in to your profile and make corrections, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where you have provided your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent to our processing of your information by using the unsubscribe links found within communications or by changing your account settings. There is also a limited right to request deletion of personal data. Such requests should be directed to email@example.com.
Your Consent to this Policy
This website is not intended for use by children, and AIPG does not knowingly collect information from children. You must be 18 years old to access or use this website.
Policy Modifications and Contact Information
Last Updated: 5/3/2018
We welcome your comments; please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
1333 W. 120th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80234