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Terms and conditions

Understand the National Digital Platform's (NDP) website terms of use. You must agree to these to use the NDP website.

Disclaimer

By accessing a National Digital Platform (NDP) website you accept and agree to the terms and conditions laid out below:

The content on websites managed by NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is overseen by the NES Experience team.

Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure that the information contained within the NDP website is accurate, and up-to-date, some information is subject to change and may be inaccurate or out-of-date. NES will not be held liable for information that is inaccurate or subject to change and reserves the right to alter the content of the NDP website at any time.

We also do not guarantee that the provision on the NDP website, via NES' servers, will be uninterrupted or error free. We will not be left liable for any issues, or loses, relating to the operation of our servers.

Linking to and from the NDP website

NES does not accept responsibility, or reliability, of websites linked to from the NDP website. Please do not view the inclusion of a link on the the NDP website as an endorsement. It should be clear that the websites linked from the NDP website is out of our editorial control.

If you would like to link to the NDP website, from an alternative website, you do not have to ask for permission. We do not, however, permit framing and page-jacking of the NDP website.

Virus protection

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) makes every reasonable effort to ensure that all its web resources and download material is virus free. We would recommend that all users of the NDP website to use anti-virus software to screen downloads. NES will not be left liable for any issues, or loses, relating to data, or hardware, what may occur as a result of using material from the NDP website.

Intellectual property

The names, images and logos identifying NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and National Digital Platform (NDP) are proprietary marks of NHS Education for Scotland. Copying of our logos and/or any other third party logos accessed via this website is not permitted without prior approval from the relevant copyright owner.

Content, documents and tools on the NDP website are subject to NES' intellectual property policy, downloadable below:

Intellectual Property Policy [PDF]

Requests for permission to reproduce our logo should be directed to:

Corporate Communications

Westport 102
West Port
Edinburgh
EH3 9DN

Email: corpcomms@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Copyright

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) owns the copyright for the information and images available on the NDP website, unless otherwise indicated. The NHS Education for Scotland copyright protected information (other than the NHS Education for Scotland logo) may be reproduced free of charge for educational purposes in any format or medium, provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The use of any image or text for commercial gain is strictly prohibited. Where any of the NHS Education for Scotland copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

Any enquiries should be directed to:

Corporate Communications

Westport 102
West Port
Edinburgh
EH3 9DN

Email: corpcomms@nes.scot.nhs.uk

The permission to reproduce NHS Education for Scotland protected material does not extend to any material on this site that is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

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