Last Updated: 15th June 2023
Terms and Conditions
This Site is owned and operated by the Ministry of Digital Transformation. To contact us, including to raise any issues or complaints in relation to this Site and the services, please email at email@example.com or phone us at +1 (868) 623-4724.
“designated partner” shall mean any person, agency or organisation that has entered into in an agreement with the Ministry of Digital Transformation for the provision of a good or service.
“us”, “we” and “this” shall mean the Ministry of Digital Transformation;
“you” and “your” shall mean any person who accesses the Site;
“Site” shall mean all and/or any of our or our designated partner’s web pages; and
“service” shall mean the relevant service provided by any of the relevant sites.
We will use reasonable efforts to ensure that the Site is available at all times. However, we cannot guarantee that the Site or any individual function or feature of the Site will always be available and/or error free. In particular, the Site may be unavailable during periods when we are implementing upgrades to or carrying out essential maintenance on the Site.
Accessing this Site
All areas of this site are made available at no monetary cost to you, the participant. However, we do require your weekly commitment to learning. We reserve the right to remove your access to the Site and/or remove you as a participant should you fail to not commit to the times you indicated at the time of your registration and/or have not logged in to the Site for a period of three (3) weeks.
We do not guarantee that this Site, or any content on them, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to this Site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of this Site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal by including a notice on the applicable site. We will not be liable to you if for any reason this Site is unavailable or interrupted at any time or for any period.
Your account and password
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of these security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and personal to you. You must not disclose it to any third party nor use any third party’s identification and security information to access this Site.
Intended use of this Site
The Site is intended for use by persons who are duly registered and approved or otherwise authorized by the Ministry of Digital Transformation to access the content of designated partners for informational purposes only and any other user shall be known as an Unauthorised User. By using this Site, you are confirming that you are an Authorised User.
Acceptable use of this Site
You may use this Site only for lawful purposes. You may not use this Site:
- in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law, regulation or code of practice;
- in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
- in any way that infringes the rights of any third party (including intellectual property rights and rights to privacy); and/or
- to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation to any person.
Viruses, hacking and other offences
We do not guarantee that this Site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
Although we shall use reasonable efforts to ensure that this site is free from viruses and other malicious or harmful content, you are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platforms to access this Site. You should use your own virus protection software. It is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from this Site and regularly check for the presence of errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code, and harmful components.
- not to use this Site to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic or time bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other technologically harmful programs, data or code;
- not to attempt to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
- any part of this Site;
- any database connected to this Site;
- any equipment or network on which this Site is stored or which is connected to this Site; and/or
- any software used in the provision of this Site; and
- not to attack this Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
By breaching this provision, you are liable for the commission of a criminal offence under the laws of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this Site will cease immediately.
Intellectual Property and how you may use material on this Site
The trademarks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights in the Site, and the information, text, pictures, videos, content, material or data that we display on the Site belong to the designated partner and all such rights are reserved.
Unless we explicitly state otherwise in writing, you may use, view, download, copy or print textual or graphic content of this Site provided that you do not change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices on such content.
Under no circumstances may you use any content in a manner that may give a false or misleading impression of us or imply some form of commercial agency partnership or other arrangement between you and us.
This status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on this Site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on this Site for commercial purposes without obtaining the prior and express written permission to do so from us or the designated partner.
Do not rely on information on this Site
The Ministry of Digital Transformation is not responsible for any information contained on this Site provided by the designated partner. The content on this Site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to information or advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on this Site.
There are no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether expressed or implied that the content on this Site is accurate, complete or up to date.
The Ministry of Digital Transformation facilitates the provision of the services with reasonable skill and care and endeavours to ensure that the databases and data we use in delivering the services are complete and accurate, however we cannot guarantee that your access to or use of the Site or services will be uninterrupted or error free.
Limitation of this liability
The security of communications sent over the Internet (including by e-mail) is subject to many factors outside of our control. We do not guarantee the security or confidentiality of any electronic communications and shall not be responsible to you for any loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of the transmission of any such communications. We shall have no liability for your inability to connect to or to access this Site which may result from any faults, errors or problems relating to your PC hardware, software, network or security, or your Internet service provider or any other similar problem.
Where this Site contains links to other site(s) and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We assume no responsibility for the content of any websites linked on this Site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites or their content. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
- issue of a warning to you;
- immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use this Site;
- disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably consider to be necessary.
Please note: You are prohibited from placing, or attempting to place, any cookies, tracking pixel, plug-ins, local shared objects, HTMLS LAN Storage, or other similar technologies on any content on or area of this Site, or when linking to this Site, without our prior written consent. You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on this Site (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting).
Whenever you make use of services on this Site and input content and/or Personal Information (as defined by the Data Protection Act Chap. 22:04) you are confirming that you are either (a) the Data Subject or Individual (as defined by the Act), or, (b) have all necessary legal bases, consents and permissions to input such content and Personal Information. You warrant that any such input or contribution does comply with the requirements set out in this paragraph and you will be liable to us and indemnify us in full for any breach of this requirement. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
By using this Site, you are granting us permission to use any content and Personal Information provided for the purpose of the applicable service. Any content and/or Personal Information you input to this Site will be retained by us for a period of 6 months after either withdrawal of the participant from the programme or completion of the programme, as the case may be, so that we are able to assist and manage any complaints or claims which may arise in relation to the service. After this 6-month period, the Personal Information will be automatically deleted or kept on an anonymized or non-identifable basis for statistical purposes.
You and we both agree that the courts of Trinidad and Tobago shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute or claim arising from, or related to, use of this Site (including non-contractual disputes or claims).
Access to the Site and login details
You will have been provided with a password or registration code to access the Site.
You are responsible for the security and confidentiality of any usernames, passwords, registration code or other information needed to access or use the Site or any of the services. You must not allow others to access the Site or any services via your username or registration code.
You are only permitted to make three (3) attempts to log on to the services. Should you exceed these attempts your account may be suspended and you may be unable to use the Site. Should this happen please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org in order to request further access to the services.
Should you lose or misplace your access details you can notify us at email@example.com.
Limitation of Liability
If you are an Unauthorised User:
We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use, the Site; or
- use of or reliance on any content displayed on the Site.
In particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
- any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
Please note that we only provide this Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the Site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
If you are a Permitted User:
We only provide the Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the Site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We operate this Site as part of the services provided by our designated partners pursuant to an agreement with them and we are reliant on information, reports, documents and updates from such designated partners in this regard. Therefore, this Site is provided on an information only basis, without guarantee of such information, and we exclude all liability for losses arising out of your reliance on any information or documents accessed via this Site.
We exclude all liability for losses arising out of your reliance on the Site when there have been errors or inaccuracies in the information provided by you on the Site.