Cookie Policy

What are Cookies, and how do we use them?

Cookies are text files that websites exchange with the devices used to browse the net, in order to store some data that will be re-used; they can be stored on the hard disk of your computer in order to make the browsing and the use of the same website easier.

Cookies can be used to determine whether a connection between your computer and our website has already happened or not.

It is obviously possible to visit the website without cookies. Most of the browsers automatically accepts cookies. The automatic registration of cookies can be avoided clicking on “do not accept cookies” among the options given. For further information on this operation, please consult the instruction of the browser. Deleting the cookies stored on the hard disk is possible at any time. Choosing not to accept cookies from the browser can limit the available functions of our website.

When visiting our website for the first time, a banner appears at the top of the screen by which we ask if you accept our cookie policy. The banner provides a link for further information. If the user chooses to ignore the notice and continues using the website, Colab CPD will not store a cookie on the hard disk of the user’s computer to register the choice, and upon the following visit to the website, the approval to the use of cookies will be asked again. Only in case of acceptance the banner will not appear when visiting the website again, without prejudicing the possibility of deleting the cookies at any time, changing the settings of the browser.

Third Party Cookies
When visiting our website, you will also receive third parties cookies, which provide the visitor with additional services and features and enhance the use of the website, such as the links to the social networks. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the services provided by third parties, and this website does not have any control on cookies completely managed by the third parties.

The data providing agreement exists between the visitor/user and the third parties only; therefore, receiving the approval for the use of these cookies lies with the third parties, and this website has no part in the agreement. This website facilitates third party cookies for the following: Website analytics - used to track user movement to enable better content management and website layout Social media - used only as long as social media content is viewed on the website.

Analytics cookies we use
We use analysis tools that use cookies (performance cookies) to gather browsing data in order to examine the use of the website by the visitors, report on the activities of the website, and provide other information, including the number of visitors and the visited pages. The tools can also transfer this information to third parties, when provided by the law or when the said third parties treat the said information on behalf of analysis provider, eg Google.

Disabling Cookies
Cookies are linked to the browser that is being used, and MAY BE DISABLED FROM THE BROWSER SETTINGS, withholding or lifting the approval to the use of cookies. Please note that disabling the cookies may prevent some features of the website from working correctly.

We use the following Cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, keeping track of the login state.


Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.


Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. It allows the third party services we use to reconise you also.