At Education for Health we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. You can read our Terms and Conditions here.

What are cookies?

We may obtain information about your use of our site by means of a cookie. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of the website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

More detailed information on cookies can be found at

How Education for Health uses cookies

Education for Health may set cookies when you visit our websites:

Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Our websites use two types of cookies.

Session Cookies

The first types of cookies we use are Session Cookies, cookies that are necessary to make the site work. These include both our own site, and third party cookies from sites including YouTube and Captcha on specific pages, used to make those videos or forms work when used on our site.

Analytical cookies

The second types of cookies we use are ‘analytical’ cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they’re using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily. We can’t tell who you are, and we don’t share the individual information with anyone.

Read more about the individual analytical cookies we use and how to recognise them below:


Cookie Name Expires Reason More information

Session Cookie EDUFORHEATHSID At end of session Cookies necessary for the provision of service
Google Analytics _utma 24 months These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
_utmb 20 mins
_utmc At end of session
_utmz 6 months
Session cookie from YouTube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE 6 months On any page with a YouTube video embedded, to make it work.
PREF 10 years and

Session Cookie PHPSESSID At end of session Cookies necessary for the provision of service
Google Analytics _utma 24 months Google tracking cookies, as before
_utmb 20 mins
_utmc At end of session
_utmz 6 months


Education for Health Shop

Our shop uses no additional cookies to those already on We use Barclaycard Business ePDQ for payment processing and this uses no cookies.

Disabling cookies

It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website.
However please bear in mind that if you disable cookies for this site you may find that it will affect your enjoyment of this website, and may have an impact on other sites you visit afterwards.
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful; otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your browser for more details.

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
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Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS.

You can find information on disabling cookies at

Enabling Cookies

If you have been unable to login to one of our sites because you had cookies disabled, this document can help you: Turning Cookies on so you can log in to your elearning.


Education for Health
The Athenaeum
10 Church Street
CV34 4AB