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Cookie Policy

Cornwall College has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website and all other websites within the Cornwall College Group.

Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website.

Cookies are small text files which are stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device. Cookies may contain certain personal information about you, which help us to deliver a better and more personalised service.

You may refuse to accept cookies by changing the setting on your browser which allows you to reject cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our website.

We may use the following cookies:

  • Required cookies.These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to sign into secure areas of our site.
  • Performance cookies.They allow us to recognise and count the number of users and sessions and to see how users move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We may use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests. We may share this information with third parties for advertising, remarketing and other purposes. If you would like more information on how this data may be used please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Pages on our website may use the following cookies:

By default, analytics.js uses a single, first-party cookie named _ga to store the Client ID, but the cookie’s name, domain, and expiration time can all be customized. Other cookies created by analytics.js include _gid, AMP_TOKEN and _gac_<property-id>. These cookies store other randomly generated ids and campaign information about the user.

This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits the website, a new _gat cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the website and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.

Other cookies created by analytics.js include _gid, AMP_TOKEN and _gac_<property-id>. These cookies store other randomly generated ids and campaign information about the user.
Set by Google Tag Manager to pass data to Double Click and Google Analytics

Used to enable staff login to the website.

Brand, Course Brand
This cookie chooses the right The Cornwall College Group branding dependant on the website URL and choice of campus.

TawkConnectionTime, Tawk_590b442764f23d19a89b0bb5, __tawkuuid
Used to make the Tawk Livechat plugin work, tracking connection time, pages visited, and user details.

Ceg.s, ceg.u, ceir
Used by our heat mapping software to improve the usability of our website.

Used by Google Maps and Gmail

Demographics and Interest Reports, Remarketing with GA and DCM Integration are also enabled within Google Tag Manager

Browser localStorage may be used to record geographic, demographic and contextual data

Browser sessionStorage may be used to record geographic, demographic and contextual data

For more information on how we use, store and process your data please see our Privacy Policy.

Contacting the Website Manager

If you have any website related queries please send an email to