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This site is operated by Cork Institute of Technology ("We"). We are statutory body corporate with an address at Bishopstwon, Cork, Ireland To contact us, please email info@cit.ie.

By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

The content and any information generated on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date. Furthermore, we make we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, as the accuracy or fitness for purpose of any information generated on our site through your use of it. We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. However, by using the site you agree that all liability that we may exclude is hereby excluded.

We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software. You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

Through this site you are able to link to other sites which are not under the control of Cork Institute of Technology. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Every effort is made to keep this site up and running smoothly. However, Cork Institute of Technology takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the site being temporarily unavailable or discontinued.

The site and its corresponding functionalities are strictly for non-commercial use. The intellectual property is co-own by Teagasc and the Cork Institute of Technology. Third parties may not utilise this site nor its functions for the purpose of developing proprietary tools/software or similar products.

We may amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.