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Skill National Bureau for Students with Disabilities

All rights reserved. These materials (including without limitation all articles, text, images, logos etc.) are Copyright © 2002 Skill: National Bureau for Students with Disabilities (Skill). Skill endeavors to ensure that the information on this website is correct but does not accept any liability for error or omission.


Skill has tried to ensure that the contents of this website are accurate. However Skill will not accept liability for any loss or damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any use of or the inability to use any information on this website. Visitors who use this website and rely on any information do so at their own risk. Skill does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via the website is accurate, complete or up to date. Price and availability of information is subject to change without notice.

Skill will not be liable (to the fullest extent permitted at law) for any loss, damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any use of or the inability to use any information on this site.
Skill takes no responsibility for the contents of linked websites and links should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. Skill has no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Privacy statement

Skill will only collect, process and store information about you that we have openly collected from you or with your consent. The personal details you supply on Skill, including any sensitive data, will be held for processing, research purposes, and for mailing you with information only about Skill. Your details will be used only by Skill and will not be made available to any Third Party. I consent to my details being held for the above purpose.

If you use standard e-mail for communication with Skill, this will not be protected and you should be aware that Skill cannot guarantee that it remains confidential whilst in transit. All e-mail sent to Skill will be monitored and checked to ensure our systems operate effectively.

Cookies are used on the Skill website members-area and secure shopping areas only.

This privacy policy only covers the Skill website. Links within this site to external websites are not covered by this policy.


Skill's secure transaction areas are secured using a Thawte Digital Certificate. This ensures that all information you send to us via the World Wide Web will be encrypted.

Linking, republishing, etc.

The following sections outline Skill's requirements for using copyrighted material from the Skill website. The sections below fully explain the following specific uses: Linking to Skill's website, republishing, obtaining printed or electronic reprints, using screen shots.

If you would like to use a graphic or logo, you must request permission. Please email us at


You do not need to request permission to create a text link from your website to Skill's website. However, please use extracts from the following descriptive text; Skill reserves the right to request the removal of any link.

"Skill is a UK charity promoting opportunities for young people and adults with any kind of disability in post-16 education, training and employment across the UK. We provide individual support to disabled people, their families/enablers or people working with disabled people by offering an information service by phone, minicom or letter publishing books, booklets and information leaflets."

If you think Skill would be interested in linking to your wesbite please send an email to We get a number of submissions every day and our priority is to link to sites which are directly relevant to our users and accessible to access technology users (see our Accessibility section for further details). It's not necessary to resubmit your request and because we receive a number of requests a day it's not possible to notify everyone individually. We reserve the right to choose which sites we include and will not enter into any correspondence about our decision process.


Users are permitted to copy material from the Skill website for their personal use as private individuals only. Users must not republish any part of the data either on another website, or in any other medium, print, electronic or otherwise, or as part of any commercial service without the prior written permission of Skill. If you require any further information on permitted use, or a licence to republish any material, please email us at

For all other requests for use of copyrighted material from Skill's website, please email us at

Screen shots

You may use screen shots of Skill's website in print only with Skill's permission. Please email us at

Screen shots must appear without any alteration to the copy or graphical images. When using a screen shot, you must include the URL of the Skill Web site and give credit to Skill as follows:

Reprinted with permission from (url here).
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