Condition of Use
By accessing a NES Education for Scotland (NES) website you accept and agree to the terms and conditions laid out below:
The content on websites managed by NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is overseen by the NES web team. At discipline and initiative level site content is managed locally by the relevant staff, via NES' chosen content management system.
Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure that the information contained within NES websites is accurate, and up-to-date, some information is subject to change and may be inaccurate or out-of-date.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 on NES websites, via
NES' servers, will be uninterrupted or error free. We will not be
left liable for any issues, or loses, relating to the operation of
Linking to and From NES Websites
NES does not accept responsibility, or reliability, of websites linked to from any NES website. Please do not view the inclusion of a link on the NES website as an endorsement. It should be clear that the websites linked from a NES website is out of our editorial control.
If you would like to link to a NES website, from an alternative website, you do not have to ask for permission. We do not, however, permit framing and page-jacking of any NES website.
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 the NES website to use anti-virus software to screen downloads for NES websites. 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 any NES Website.
The names, images and logos identifying NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and Healthcare Support Worker (HCSW) Toolkit 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 HCSW Toolkit are subject to NES' intellectual property policy, downloadable below:
Requests for permission to reproduce the HCSW Logo should be directed to the HCSW Project Team:
2nd Floor, 102 Westport
NHS Education for Scotland (NES) owns the copyright for the information and images available on all NHS Education for Scotland websites, unless otherwise indicated. The NHS Education for Scotland copyright protected information (other than 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. If you have any enquiries should be directed to:
Christine Patch, Head of Corporate Communications
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.