Privacy and data protection

Terms and conditions

NES holds and manages personal data for the administration and evaluation of training and education of health and social care professionals, for the employment of staff, for research and for related activities in support of our core purposes.

Terms of use

Linking to and from Turas

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

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 this platform 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 Turas platform.

Intellectual Property

The names, images and logos identifying NHS Education for Scotland (NES) 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 NES 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

E: corpcomms@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Disclaimer

The content on the Turas platform is overseen by the NES Digital team.

Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure that the information contained within Turas is accurate, and up-to-date, some information is subject to change and may be inaccurate or out-of-date.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 external website at any time.

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

Copyright

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) owns the copyright for the information and images available on Turas, unless otherwise indicated. The NHS Education for Scotland copyright protected information (other thatn 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

E: 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 mustbe obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

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