For a more detailed description and a list of third-party cookies that are currently used on the Sites, please read relevant information below.
In case if you don’t want to accept cookies while using the Sites, you will need to delete, and block or disable cookies via your browser settings; please read below more information on how to do this. Please consider that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of the Sites and may also prevent you from being able to access certain features on the Sites.
Information About Cookies
First and third-party cookies: whether a cookie is ‘first’ or ‘third’ party refers to the domain placing the cookie.
- First-party cookies are those directly created by a website that is being visited by the user at the time.
- Third-party cookies are cookies that are generated by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. When a user visits a website but the cookie is set by another entity through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.
Persistent cookies: these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that generated that particular cookie.
Session cookies: these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
How to Delete and Block our Cookies
Usually, you can find the browser settings to tune your cookies settings in the menu ‘settings’ of your internet browser. The following links below may help you to understand these setting better. Otherwise please use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
- Cookie settings in Microsoft Edge
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
What Cookies E-ngineers Uses and Why?
We may classify the cookies that may be used on the Sites like this:
- Strictly necessary
Some cookies may fulfill more than one of these purposes.
‘Strictly Necessary’ these are cookies that allow you moving around the Sites and use essential features like secure areas. The requested services can’t be provided without these cookies.
E-ngineers uses these Strictly Necessary cookies to:
- Identify you as being logged in to the Sites and to authenticate you
- Make sure you connect to the right service on our Sites when we make any changes to the way it works
- For security purposes
Using certain functionality of the Sites is contingent upon accepting these cookies. In case you prevent these cookies, we can’t ensure how the Sites or the security on the Sites will perform during your visit.
‘Performance’ cookies gather data on how you use the Sites, e. g. which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These cookies don’t collect identifiable information on visitors, which means all the data collected is only used to improve the functionality of a website, understand what interests have users and measure the effectiveness of our advertising.
E-ngineers uses performance cookies to:
- Carry out web analytics: Provide statistics on how the Sites are used.
- Perform partner and affiliate program tracking: Provide feedback to partners and affiliate program third parties that one of our visitors also visited their site.
- Obtain data on the number of users of the Sites that have viewed a part of the Sites.
- Help us improve the Sites by measuring any errors that occur.
- Test different designs for the Sites.
Performance cookies are usually first party cookies, meanwhile some of them may be managed by third parties.
‘Functionality’ cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit. These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by E-ngineers or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages.
E-ngineers uses ‘Functionality’ cookies for such purposes as:
- Remember settings you’ve applied such as layout, text size, preferences and colors
- Remember if we’ve already asked you if you want to fill in a survey
- Remember if you have interacted with a particular component or list on the Sites so that it won’t repeat
- Demonstrate you when you’re logged in to the Sites
- To provide and show embedded video content
Some of our functionality cookies are managed for us by third parties.
‘Targeting’ cookies are used to track your visit to the Sites, as well as other websites, apps and online services, including the pages you have visited and the links you have followed, which allows E-ngineers to display targeted ads to you on the Sites.
We may use targeting cookies to:
- Display targeted ads within the Sites, including those displaying our training, certification and event opportunities
- To improve the way of how the personalized ads and content is delivered, and to measure the success of ad campaigns on the Sites
More Data About Third Party Analytics in use on the Sites
LinkedIn. For more information about what LinkedIn collects when you use LinkedIn buttons on the Sites or visit pages on the Sites that include these buttons, please read: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.
Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on; if you want to opt out of Google Analytics, you can download and install the add-on for your web browser here.
Google utilizes cookies to help us analyze how users use the Sites. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Sites (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the Sites, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating of how you use the Sites, compiling reports on your activity for us and third parties who help operate and provide services related to the Sites. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of these cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser as described in this notice. However, please consider that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Sites. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.