Welcome to The RedCat Partnership
Advice and Awesome Training & Coaching
We will always provide you with advice guidance &/or training that fits your needs and resources. We take the time to get to know you and your team. We are always at the end of the phone, email or in person to answer your queries and concerns.
Consultancy /Regulatory Support
We help take the worry out of Risk Management for you. As ex-inspectors, and now Chartered Practitioners we know exactly what is required of you. We can get you to a basic level of compliance, or we can take you to a higher level of accreditation; the choice is yours!
Pragmatic, Friendly and fun
We make the dry subjects of Health and Safety & Food Safety a lot more interesting; we do love what we do, and that shows.
We understand the pressures of business, staff management, and can help you develop a sustainable Safety Culture. Which in turn ensures the success of your business!
The RedCat Partnership Ltd is a team with a passion for looking after you and your business, from either a Health and Safety or Food Safety aspect. We are based in Norwich.
We are a team of ex-inspectors who all love Risk Management......yes, this is possible!
We can help you & your business with a variety of methods, but there are no off-the-peg solutions here. We will come and meet you, and work out a menu of compliance solutions. You can pick and choose what services you need.
It may be that you would like a Safety Management system from scratch, or you would like your current system updated or refreshed.
We can help with training your staff – we run a series of accredited training courses, that take place at our Venue No.8 Thorpe Road.
We are fully equipped to come to you and run in-house courses.
We can also develop a bespoke effective course for you & your team.
Our advisory services include "from the ground-up" creation of HACCP-based Food Safety Management systems, to auditing and review to keep you on the right track.
As environmental health officers with 30 years experience each, Sarah and Richard can provide succinct and effective advice.
Clients span the whole food chain, from local caterers, artisan suppliers and international manufacturers.
Food Safety training courses from Level 1 to Level 4, HACCP, Allergen Management, Auditing and Training Skills. Scroll down for details.
Whatever your needs, advisory or training, please get in touch, or keep up-to-date through our social media feeds.
No.8 Virtual Tour
Here's the lovely team at RedCat
Founder and Director
Queen of all she surveys; will encourage those with the worst Safety fears into being Safety Ambassadors. Laughs like a dragon!
The King of all things technical. Enjoys the nitty-gritty of Safety Management, not only for RedCat but for a variety of overland exploration expeditions
Venue and Training Manager
Enjoys keeping wheels turning at the RedCat office and No8 Training Venue
IT & social media whizz
Keeping the Proudly Norfolk Bus running, and filling the office with Energy
Organisations we Support
Bringing back smiles to bereaved children
The RedCat Partnership provide Risk Assessment training for Nelson's Journey, and our RedCat Sarah is one of the founding members of the Porkstock Festival who's nominated charity is currently Nelson's Journey
The Benjamin Foundation
We bring hope, opportunity, stability and independence by supporting people.
Privacy and Data Protection Policy; Training Courses 1. Introduction; General Policy and Scope This Policy sets out our commitment to complying with the EU General Data Protection and domestic Data Protection Regulations. It specifically covers the training activities of the RedCat Partnership Ltd, i.e. the marketing, booking, administration and updating of the training courses we deliver. Other Policies will cover our other principal trading activities; • Business consultancy services • Our activities as an employer • Our activities through trading as No8 Thorpe Road (co working space, meeting/training space provision, etc). We recognise and respect the value of data we hold, and what it means to our customers, clients, colleagues and staff. We respect the legal requirements and will actively seek to fully comply with the requirements, in a suitable and proportionate manner. This revision has been made to accommodate the EU GDP Regulations Signed; Sarah Daniels, Director 1st May 2018 Date for next review; 1st January 2019 Richard Mills, Director 1st May 2018 Privacy and Data Protection Policy Rev1 May18 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1 RY Registered Company No. 4306733 Page 1 of 5 ww.redcatpartnership.co.uk Registered Office; 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RY 2. Data We May Hold, the Processes We Undertake, its Purpose and Legitimacy What Data Will We Hold? Processing Why Is This Data Necessary? The lawfulness of the data retention is highlighted in BOLD Name, address, telephone number and email address of an enquirer Enquiries about or training courses, and our follow-up So we can answer customer’s enquiries regarding training courses, send information and booking details. This data is provided with the customer’s CONSENT Name, address, telephone number and email address the delegate Booking onto training courses; a booking form is retained, and information from this is transferred to a Course Summary Sheet So we can complete our CONTRACT to provide the training services. Our contractual obligations will include; • Providing joining instructions • Providing training material • Sending certificates, etc to you, either electronically or by post. • Contacting the delegate urgently, e.g. a training course has been cancelled or moved at the last minute. • Invoicing Date of birth So we can complete our CONTRACTUAL OBLIGATIONS and LEGAL OBLIGATIONS to some of the Awarding Organisations. These AOs require this data for security, as the issue of RQF qualification certificates is known to be affected by “black market” criminal activities Emergency contact details If the delegate is taken ill during a course, we will need to contact whoever the delegate requires us to. We consider this to be in the data subject’s VITAL INTERESTS. Dietary requirements Refreshments are available at all times in our training facilities, and we need to be aware of any allergies, intolerances or religious requirements that affect delegates’ choice of refreshments. We consider this to be in the data subject’s VITAL INTERESTS. Learning needs In order to make our training relevant and as accessible as possible to delegates, it helps us make the necessary adjustments to our training delivery and secure the best learning outcome for the delegate. We consider this to be necessary to meet out LEGAL OBLIGATIONS under the Equality Act. Financial information; payment card details Payment To complete our CONTRACT, we take card payments through iZettle; the card machine is either contactless or the customer inserts their card and personally enters details such as PIN. We do not at any point hold or retain any of the card or Pin details. We do not ourselves actually directly hold or process data. Privacy and Data Protection Policy Rev1 May18 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1 RY Registered Company No. 4306733 Page 2 of 5 ww.redcatpartnership.co.uk Registered Office; 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RY Financial Information; payee details on our invoices (name, address, email, organisation/ employer) Accountancy So we can complete our LEGAL OBLIGATIONS, we retain Invoices in our accountancy system, Xero, as required by UK financial and taxation law. Name and email address the delegate Updating In the delegates’ LEGITIMATE INTERESTS, we will use periodic bulletins to inform them of; • Events, legal cases or other changes that may affect the delegates’ abilities to comply with their legal requirements (i.e. keeping them up to date with compliance issues) • To notify delegates of the expiry of their certificate, or the AOs recommended intervals for refresher training 3. Data Retention a. Enquiries; if the enquiry does not convert to a booking, then data will be deleted after 1 month maximum b. For Highfield Awarding Body courses; we are obliged to keep data for three years c. For IOSH courses; we are obliged to keep data for 1 year d. For updating purposes; data retention is ongoing 4. Data Security and Storage by The RedCat Partnership Our data is primarily stored on our Microsoft One Drive for Business cloud-based storage, and the reader is referred to Microsoft’s security provisions. Some data is mirrored onto local computer drives, for when we are delivering training off-site and without internet access to the Cloud storage. All devices through which the data is accessed, are password-protected. Computers include anti-virus programs, either commercial level Avast (formerly AVG) or Microsoft Windows 10 proprietary protection. Devices are allocated to individuals, who are made clearly responsible for their security. Privacy and Data Protection Policy Rev1 May18 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1 RY Registered Company No. 4306733 Page 3 of 5 ww.redcatpartnership.co.uk Registered Office; 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RY 5. Sharing Data Data We Share Shared With Whom, and How..... Why? Name, date of birth, gender, ULN, email, telephone Highfield Awarding Body (HAB). Uploaded to HAB website on an MS Excel Spreadsheet for Workbook assessed courses Highfield requirement, as part of RQF regulation for security Name, date of birth, gender, ULN, Highfield Awarding Body. Provided on paper examination Answer Information Sheet, and posted to HAB Highfield requirement, as part of RQF regulation for security Name Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Emailed in a Course Results MS Excel Spreadsheet to IOSH IOSH contractual requirement (they are not an RQF accredited AO) Name, email address Smart Messenger Uploaded to their secure server To send out update information using Smart Messenger message templates Invoice details Xero accountancy services Financial records 6. Date Subjects’ Rights a. The right to be informed. Each individual has the right to be given information about how their data is being processed and why. RedCat has provided this policy to show how we handle your data. b. The right of access. RedCat has a duty to comply with the requirements of Subject Access Requests (SAR) c. The right to rectification. The GDPR includes a right for individuals to have inaccurate personal data rectified or completed if it is incomplete. d. The right to be forgotten. You have the right to ask RedCat to remove your data. e. The right to restrict processing. You may restrict processing for a legitimate reason, we would still have the right to hold that information, e.g. as required by Awarding Organisations or financial regulations f. The right to data portability. You may be able to obtain the information we hold about you and use it for your own purposes. Conditions apply. Privacy and Data Protection Policy Rev1 May18 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1 RY Registered Company No. 4306733 Page 4 of 5 ww.redcatpartnership.co.uk Registered Office; 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RY Should you wish to exercise any of your rights above, please email firstname.lastname@example.org stating the following information: • Name • Contact details • Relationship to Subject • Full details of information relating to your request Reason for request and the right being exercised. You will be asked to verify your identity if you are the subject alternatively you will be asked to provide consent from the subject if you are a representative. Should we require further information we will contact you. Your request will be dealt within one month of receipt of your request. 7. Review This policy will be reviewed annually, or upon any significant change to our data collection, processing or sharing activities. Privacy and Data Protection Policy Rev1 May18 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1 RY Registered Company No. 4306733 Page 5 of 5 ww.redcatpartnership.co.uk Registered Office; 8 Thorpe Road, Norwich NR1 1RY