Terms & Privacy Policy

Effective as of: Immediately
Updated 02/07/2016

This is the online learning program, Herbal Risings Cannabis Career College (HRCCC).
Thank you for visiting Herbal Risings Cannabis Career College. The Herbal Risings Cannabis Career College (HRCCC) is a subsidiary of Staff MMJ ("Staff MMJ"). The company is managed and controlled by Net Tech Way, LLC. These web site Terms and Conditions ("Terms of Use") apply to your access to, and use of, HRCCC's web sites located at herbalrisings.com as well as any other HRCCC-controlled sites, regardless of domain name or IP address (collectively "Site" or "Sites") and features and applications accessible through, or in connection with, the Sites (collectively the "Services"). Certain Services may be subject to additional terms and conditions (collectively "Additional Terms") as may be set forth in these Terms of Use, on the Sites or in connection with your use of such Services, and your use of such Services constitutes your agreement to all applicable Additional Terms and such Additional Terms are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. Further, these Terms of Use are in addition to the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with HRCCC, or its subsidiaries or affiliates, for products, services or otherwise, including, without limitation, terms, conditions and policies relating to the courses and educational programs provided by HRCCC .

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY AS THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS, REMEDIES AND OBLIGATIONS. BY ACCESSING OR USING ANY OF THE SITES OR THE SERVICES, YOU ARE ENTERING INTO A LEGAL CONTRACT WITH HRCCC AND Staff MMJ, THE TERMS OF WHICH GOVERN YOUR USE OF THE SITES. ACCORDINGLY, BY YOUR ACCESS OR USE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS DESCRIBED HEREIN AND ALL ADDITIONAL TERMS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THE SITES OR THE SERVICES.

HRCCC reserves the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in the Terms of Use or any Additional Terms of the Sites, at any time and in its sole discretion. If HRCCC changes or modifies these Terms of Use, the Manager will post the changes to these Terms of Use on the Sites and will indicate at the top of this page the date these Terms of Use were last revised. Any changes or modifications will be effective immediately upon posting of the revisions to the Sites, and you waive any right you may have to receive specific notice of such changes or modifications. Your continued use of any of the Sites or the Services following the posting of changes or modifications will constitute and confirm your agreement to and acceptance of such changes or modifications. It is your responsibility to regularly check this Site to determine if there have been changes to these Terms of Use and to review such changes. If you do not agree to the amended terms, you must stop using the Sites and the Services.

Online Courses & Programs

Full payment of the enrollment fee is due before the time of registration. You can pay by credit card, debit card, business check, or cash (AZ). We will give you access to the course when full payment has been made. The enrollment fee shall cover the course registration and participation, and all other Course content. Please contact us at hired@staffmmj.com for more information about payment methods. Read More about our online course registration policies.

Online Course & Testing Policies


Testing:
It is the mission of the Testing Policy Department Herbal Risings to implement the Staff MMJ standard by developing and providing policies, guidelines, procedures, and ethical testing practices that meet requirements related to the area of securing tests, administering and scoring tests, reporting scores, and interpreting test results.
Testing Department Instructions & Policies
1. Assure all your answers have been completed and marked GREEN prior to submitting your quiz.
2. You may start your course and return at a later time. Courses offered at HerbalRisings.com are not timed; however, if you skip units or material, the learning system will disqualify you.
3. Your course must be submitted at completion in order to be scored. Any course which is not submitted is considered incomplete.
4. Your registration may be disqualified upon the disclosure or discovery of:
-Criminal conduct involving the candidate in relation to this registration including the unauthorized use or copying of intellectual materials, intentional libel or slanderous behavior, or other criminal behaviors.
-Violation of the testing policies set forth by Herbal Risings. Opening multiple testing windows, for example, may be considered an unethical testing violation and will be treated as a violation against the Herbal Risings testing policies.
Herbal Risings reserves the right to investigate a participant's background, verify eligibility, and deny certification to any individual who creates libel, slanderous, or malicious behavior towards the company, it's persons, or affiliates.
There will no refunds issued for failed test scores. If you have used up all your retake opportunities, you may write us a 500 word essay at hired@staffmmj.com. The academic department will make a decision based on your previous website activities and personal essay submission.

Additional Terms

Live Classes & Workshops

What is the refund/exchange policy?
Live classes and workshops are non-refundable. Read More.

What if the class is cancelled by Staff MMJ or HerbalRisings.com?
In the event of a class cancellation, you would be notified and informed of your options including rescheduling to another class or online course.

 

Resumes & Creative Services

You understand that all items purchased are service-based and are the creative representation of you.
All sales are final and no refunds are permitted on resume services. No refund shall be granted on products or services not used, as unused services will be held until client is ready to continue receiving service. If no contact is made after 30 days, the order is considered finalized. By remitting payment, you acknowledge and accept these terms and conditions in their entirety.

Client agrees to pay Staff MMJ (Net Tech Way LLC) the reasonable costs of enforcement for collection if it is necessary for Staff MMJ and Herbal Risings. to retain an attorney and/or institute legal proceedings. The laws of the state of Arizona shall prevail in the enforcement of this contract. Read more about our resume policies. 

Herbal Risings
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Effective as of: 11/24/2014
Updated 05/29/2019

Who we are

Our website address is: https://herbalrisings.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

When you enter details in our contact form, we collect the data shown in the forma and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help prevent spam detection.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Contact information

If you have privacy-specific concerns or questions, please contact us here or admin@herbalrisings.com.

Additional information

Your information including contact details, course activity, scores, and other learning activities may be recorded in our external student management system. At times, we may share this information for employment verifications or by your request.

How we protect your data

We have placed secure encryption to protect your data and implement regular updates to ensure data protection.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In the event of a data breach, all user data will be locked down to critical internal staff while we investigate the issue. We will take every measure possible to ensure a quick, and seamless repair for data breach threats.

What third parties we receive data from

At times, we may receive data from third party websites. In the event you experience an issue with a third party’s website or data practices, we recommend contacting the responsible party.

Industry regulatory disclosure

Herbal Risings LC is registered Limited Liability Company in Arizona.We collect information about you during the checkout process on our store.

What we collect and store

While you visit our site, we’ll track:

  • Products you’ve viewed: we’ll use this to, for example, show you products you’ve recently viewed
  • Location, IP address and browser type: we’ll use this for purposes like estimating taxes and shipping
  • Shipping address: we’ll ask you to enter this so we can, for instance, estimate shipping before you place an order, and send you the order!

We’ll also use cookies to keep track of cart contents while you’re browsing our site.

When you purchase from us, we’ll ask you to provide information including your name, billing address, shipping address, email address, phone number, credit card/payment details and optional account information like username and password. We’ll use this information for purposes, such as, to:

  • Send you information about your account and order
  • Respond to your requests, including refunds and complaints
  • Process payments and prevent fraud
  • Set up your account for our store
  • Comply with any legal obligations we have, such as calculating taxes
  • Improve our store offerings
  • Send you marketing messages, if you choose to receive them

If you create an account, we will store your name, address, email and phone number, which will be used to populate the checkout for future orders.

We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes for which we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store order information for XXX years for tax and accounting purposes. This includes your name, email address and billing and shipping addresses.

We will also store comments or reviews, if you choose to leave them.

Who on our team has access

Members of our team have access to the information you provide us. For example, both Administrators and Shop Managers can access:

  • Order information like what was purchased, when it was purchased and where it should be sent, and
  • Customer information like your name, email address, and billing and shipping information.

Our team members have access to this information to help fulfill orders, process refunds and support you.

What we share with others

We share information with third parties who help us provide our orders and store services to you; including shipping agents, marketing agents, vendor affiliates, and technical support agents.

Payments

We accept payments through our Merchant Processor. When processing payments, some of your data will be passed to the Merchant Processor, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and billing information.

Profile Data

When you register for the site, you may be asked to provide certain personal data for display on your profile. The “Name” field is required as well as public, and user profiles are visible to any site visitor. Other profile information may be required or optional, as configured by the site administrator.

User information provided during account registration can be modified or removed on the Profile > Edit panel. In most cases, users also have control over who is able to view a particular piece of profile content, limiting visibility on a field-by-field basis to friends, logged-in users, or administrators only. Site administrators can read and edit all profile data for all users.

Activity

This site records certain user actions, in the form of “activity” data. Activity includes updates and comments posted directly to activity streams, as well as descriptions of other actions performed while using the site, such as new friendships, newly joined groups, and profile updates.

The content of activity items obey the same privacy rules as the contexts in which the activity items are created. For example, activity updates created in a user’s profile is publicly visible, while activity items generated in a private group are visible only to members of that group. Site administrators can view all activity items, regardless of context.

Activity items may be deleted at any time by users who created them. Site administrators can edit all activity items.

Messages

The content of private messages is visible only to the sender and the recipients of the message. With the exception of site administrators, who can read all private messages, private message content is never visible to other users or site visitors. Site administrators may delete the content of any message.

Cookies

We use a cookie to show success and failure messages to logged-in users, in response to certain actions, like joining a group. These cookies contain no personal data, and are deleted immediately after the next page load.

We use cookies on group, member, and activity directories to keep track of a user’s browsing preferences. These preferences include the last-selected values of the sort and filter dropdowns, as well as pagination information. These cookies contain no personal data, and are deleted after 24 hours.

When a logged-in user creates a new group, we use a number of cookies to keep track of the group creation process. These cookies contain no personal data, and are deleted either upon the successful creation of the group or after 24 hours.

YouTube

Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.

If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Vimeo

Our website uses features provided by the Vimeo video portal. This service is provided by Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a Vimeo plugin, a connection to the Vimeo servers is established. Here the Vimeo server is informed about which of our pages you have visited. In addition, Vimeo will receive your IP address. This also applies if you are not logged in to Vimeo when you visit our plugin or do not have a Vimeo account. The information is transmitted to a Vimeo server in the US, where it is stored.

If you are logged in to your Vimeo account, Vimeo allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.

For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to the Vimeo Privacy Policy at https://vimeo.com/privacy.

Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our plugin. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

Further information about handling user data, can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

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