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Privacy Policy


Notice: This is a U.S Government Web Site

This is a World Wide Web site for official information about the Naval Education and Training Command (NETC). It is provided as a public service by the NETC. The purpose is to provide information and news about the NETC to the general public. All information on this site is public domain and may be distributed or copied unless otherwise specified. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigation and to maintain required correspondence files, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used to simply determine how many users are accessing the site, which pages are the most popular, and, from time to time, from which top level domain users are coming. This data is scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration guidelines.


U.S. Department Of Defense Warning Statement

This is a Department of Defense computer system. This computer system, including all related equipment, networks and network devices (specifically including Internet access), are provided only for authorized U. S. Government use. DoD computer systems may be monitored for all lawful purposes, including to ensure that their use is authorized, for management of the system, to facilitate protection against unauthorized access, and to verify security procedures, survivability and operational security. Monitoring includes active attacks by authorized DoD entities to test or verify the security of this system. During monitoring, information may be examined, recorded, copied and used for authorized purposes. All information, including personal information, placed on or sent over this system may be monitored. Use of this DoD computer system, authorized or unauthorized, constitutes consent to monitoring of this system. Unauthorized use may subject you to criminal prosecution. Evidence of unauthorized use collected during monitoring may be used for administrative, criminal or adverse action. Use of this system constitutes consent to monitoring for these purposes.


Privacy Policy

This Navy Web Information Service is provided as an official service by the Naval Education and Training Command. For site security and management purposes, all transactions with this server are collected for security and statistical purposes. This government computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for determining technical design specifications, traffic load, and to identify system performance or problem areas. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration General Schedule 20. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. If you have any questions or comments about the information presented here, please forward them to 1.850.452.1001.x.1180


Privacy Act Advisory

The sole reason for requesting personal identifiable information (PII) in this website is to allow you to provide feedback on training programs, request information regarding training programs, or request to attend a training course. PII provided by you will not be maintained in a system of records but will be used to respond to your inquiry or to provide you with the service associated with your request. Every effort will be made to protect your PII, including appropriate disposal, once action has been taken on your feedback/request.

Please be advised that this website is a public website and with limited security for submitting information. Do not use the website to transmit classified information.

Please also note that failure to provide certain PII, i.e., your contact information, via this website may result in your request not being processed. However, you may also contact our command via telephone. Please see our contacts page for details.


Privacy Disclaimer

Before collecting personally-identifying information, we will prominently disclose:

  • Why we are requesting the information;
  • How it will be used;
  • How long it may be retained; and
  • Under what conditions, and with whom, it may be shared.

Generally, we will not share any personally-identifying information you give us with any other government agency, private organization, or the public, except with your consent or as required by law.


Link Disclaimer

Areas of this server link to other Web Information Systems providing security-related information which are operated by other government organizations, commercial firms, educational institutions, and private parties. We have no control over the information on those systems which may be objectionable or which may not otherwise conform to Department of Navy policies. Unless otherwise noted, some of the Sites listed within the pages of this server are provided by organizations outside the Navy Domain. These links are offered as a convenience and for informational purposes only. Their inclusion here does not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Department of the Navy of any of the products, services, or opinions of the external providers. The Department of the Navy bears no responsibility for the accuracy or the content of external sites.


Site Security Notice

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

If you visit our web site to read or download information: For each HTTP request received, we collect and store only the following information: the date and time, the originating IP address, the type of browser and operating system used (if provided by the browser), the URL of the referring page (if provided by the browser), the object requested, and the completion status of the request.

We may store non-personally-identifying information we collect (such as search engine queries and anonymous survey responses) indefinitely to help us better understand and meet the needs of our visitors. We do not share non-personally-identifying information with others, including the the public, in aggregated form (for instance, in a list of our most popular search engine queries), in partial or edited form (such as in a report summarizing responses to a questionnaire), or verbatim (for example, in a complete listing of survey responses).

We use the information that we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different areas of our sites, and to help us make our sites more useful to visitors. This includes analyzing these logs periodically to determine the traffic through our servers, the number of pages served, and the level of demand for pages and topics of interest. The logs may be preserved indefinitely and used at any time and in any way necessary to prevent security breaches and to insure the integrity of the data on our servers.

We do not seek or collect any other data related to the specific users of our servers, nor do we use web browser cookies of any type, for any purpose, on these servers.


E-mail Privacy Advisory

By sending an electronic mail message (for example, an e-mail message addresed to the webmaster), you may be sending personal-identifying information. In these cases, we may retain the information as long as necessary to respond to your request or otherwise resolve the subject matter of your e-mail. Please be aware that email is not necessarily secure from interception or misdirection. For your own protection you may wish to communicate sensitive information using a method other then email.

We want to be very clear: regardless of the information being transmitted to us, we will protect all such information consistent with applicable law including, but not limited to, the Privacy Act of 1974. If you have any questions or comments about the information presented here, please email them to the Fleet Information Warfare Center Public Affairs Officer or call us at 1-877-USN-FIWC.


DoD Virual Information

Department of Defense (DoD) motion and still media files, hereafter referred to as Visual Information (VI), are provided on this website as a public service by the DoD consistent with the DoD's Principles of Information. Policy on use of VI containing military persons, places, and things, regardless of its origin, for commercial advertisement, marketing, promotion, solicitation, or fundraising purposes is found at http://www.dimoc.mil/resources/dodInstructions.html. For further details on the relationship with For-Profit Businesses and Business Industry Organizations visit http://www.dimoc.mil/resources/limitations.html.

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