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Privacy Policy


This privacy policy sets out how uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website. is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.


What type of information do we collect:

Like most website operators, Lir Business Services & Training Centre collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.  We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way.  In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history from our website.  We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page.  We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile. We retain the personal details you provide when you request information and/or apply for one of our programmes or courses.  We use this information to provide relevant information and advice, including career/placement support, via email, phone calls or SMS/Text message.


How do we collect the information:

When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only. In each case, Lir Business Services & Training Centre collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Lir Business Services & Training Centre. Lir Business Services & Training Centre does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.


What we do with the information:

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping for Lir Business Services & Training Centre, or our certification bodies (QQI, and ICS/ICDL Skills).

  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.

  • We may periodically send general or personalised emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

  • We may periodically send information regarding any job vacancies we or our clients have, that you may be interested in.

  • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.


How do we store, use, share and disclose your personal information?

Our company is hosted on the platform. provides us with an online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 


All direct payment gateways offered by and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.


How do we communicate with you on our website?

We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to check registration details you would have entered through our website, collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about training, recruitment and our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce any User Agreement we may have with you. For these purposes, we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.


How we use cookies:

A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.  A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. Lir Business Services & Training Centre visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Lir Business Services & Training Centre's website, with the drawback that certain features of Lir Business Services & Training Centre's website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.  These are the cookies that may be download to your computer unless you have modified your browser settings:


Cookie name /  Life span / Purpose:

svSession / Permanent / Creates activities and BI

hs / Session / Security

incap_ses_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID} / Session / Security

incap_visid_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID} / Session / Security

nlbi_{ID} / Persistent cookie / Security

XSRF-TOKEN / Persistent cookie / Security

smSession / Two weeks / Identify logged in site members



In the unlikely event that any advertisements appear on our website, which may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies, these cookies allow the advertisement server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you, or others, who use your computer.  This information allows advertisement networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.  This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Lir Business Services & Training Centre only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Links to other websites:

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


Controlling your personal information:

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.


Business Transfer to another Owner:

If Lir Business Services & Training Centre, and all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Lir Business Services & Training Centre ceases to operate, or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party.  You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Lir Business Services & Training Centre may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes:

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Lir Business Services and Training Centre Ltd may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at Lir Business Services & Training Centre''s sole discretion.Lir Business Services & Training Centre encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.


If you do not want us to process your data anymore, please contact us at, or mail to Lir Business Services & Training Centre, 14 Chestnut Drive, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. 



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