West Michigan Construction Institute is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the West Michigan Construction Institute Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the West Michigan Construction Institute website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

West Michigan Construction Institute collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. West Michigan Construction Institute may also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by West Michigan Construction Institute. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by West Michigan Construction Institute for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the West Michigan Construction Institute Website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through West Michigan Construction Institute public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: West Michigan Construction Institute does not read any of your private online communications.

West Michigan Construction Institute encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from West Michigan Construction Institute so that you can understand how those Websites collect, use and share your information. West Michigan Construction Institute is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the West Michigan Construction Institute and West Michigan Construction Institute family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

West Michigan Construction Institute collects and uses your personal information to operate the West Michigan Construction Institute Web site and deliver the services you have requested. West Michigan Construction Institute also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from West Michigan Construction Institute and its affiliates. West Michigan Construction Institute may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

West Michigan Construction Institute does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. West Michigan Construction Institute may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, West Michigan Construction Institute may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to West Michigan Construction Institute, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

West Michigan Construction Institute does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

West Michigan Construction Institute keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within West Michigan Construction Institute, in order to determine what West Michigan Construction Institute services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within West Michigan Construction Institute to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

West Michigan Construction Institute Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on West Michigan Construction Institute or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of West Michigan Construction Institute; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of West Michigan Construction Institute, or the public.

Email Marketing and Subscribe/Unsubscribe

Besides the weekly Newsline publication, there may be other marketing materials and web pages emailed directly to you by West Michigan Construction Institute You will periodically receive these communications and others via email.

All users have the right to Opt-In or Opt-Out of any of these mailings. Please send your request to:

Email: marketing@wmcinstitute.com

Phone: (616) 208 9624

Alternatively, you can follow the instructions at the end of our communciation emails.

Use of Cookies

The West Michigan Construction Institute Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize West Michigan Construction Institute pages, or register with West Michigan Construction Institute site or services, a cookie helps West Michigan Construction Institute to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same West Michigan Construction Institute Website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the West Michigan Construction Institute features that you customized.

You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the West Michigan Construction Institute services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

West Michigan Construction Institute secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. West Michigan Construction Institute secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Websites, it is protected through the use of industry standard security encryption measures, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. This site has such security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

Credit Card Security

West Michigan Construction Institute does not disclose credit card information provided by its members and guests. 

Products and Services

West Michigan Construction Institute at times will sell the following items from this site:

  • Donations
  • Event/Conference Registrations
  • Facility Rentals
  • Training Materials
  • Course Registrations
  • Clothing

Donations and Sales – Return Policy

Donations are appreciated and are considered as final sales. There is no shipping for donations and you will receive a confirmation of your donation via email.

Changes to this Statement

West Michigan Construction Institute will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. West Michigan Construction Institute encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how West Michigan Construction Institute is protecting your information.

Contact Information

West Michigan Construction Institute welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that West Michigan Construction Institute has not adhered to this Statement, please contact West Michigan Construction Institute at information@wmcinstitute.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.