STA Online Email: Password: Forgot Password|Register Account
Login

Cookie Policy


Understanding How and Why We Use Cookies

We use cookies on STA Online to create the most secure and effective website possible for our customers. Among other things, cookies allow you to access our services and for these services to operate as advertised. This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are, how we use them and what benefits they bring.

As you may be aware, recent legislation requires websites to gain visitors’ consent to use certain cookies. We’re working to implement appropriate changes to our website as soon as possible.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

STA Online uses cookies for a variety of reasons, such as to determine preferences, let users navigate between pages efficiently, verify the user and carry out other essential checks that ensures the data you interact with is accurate and relevant to your account.

Some of the functions that cookies perform can also be achieved using similar technologies. This policy refers to ‘cookies’ throughout, however is to include these alternate mechanisms.

More information about cookies can be found on www.allaboutcookies.org.

How Cookies Make our Website Safer and Easier to Use

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons, such as to safeguard your privacy when browsing the site. They allow you to use functions such as being able to search the qualifications on your account or to ensure the correct user is taking the correct assessment.

Cookies are essential to STA Online – without them none of the services you subscribe to would function correctly.

We use ‘analytics’ cookies to help us make our website better for those who visit it regularly. They help us work out what users like and don’t like and how we can improve things for you, these are collected anonymously.