ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. informs you about its Privacy Policy regarding the processing and protection of personal data of users and customers that may be collected during navigation, when buying a product or contracting a service through the website https://www.escuela-elcano.com.

In this sense, ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals (GDPR).

The use of the Website implies the acceptance of this Privacy Policy as well as the conditions included in the Legal Notice.

Identity of the person responsible

  • Holder: ELCANO SCHOOL S.L..
  • NIF: B54982574
  • Address: C/ BAZÁN, 20, ENTRESUELO, LOCAL 25, Alicante – España.
  • Email address: info@escuela-elcano.com
  • Web site: https://www.escuela-elcano.com

Principles applied in data processing

In the processing of your personal data, the Data Controller shall apply the following principles which comply with the requirements of the new European Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):

  • Principle of legality, loyalty and transparency: The Holder will always require the consent for the processing of personal data that may be for one or more specific purposes on which the Holder will inform the User in advance with absolute transparency.
  • Data minimization principle: The Data Controller will request only the data strictly necessary for the purpose or purposes for which they are requested.
  • Principle of limitation of the retention period: The Holder will keep the personal data collected for the time strictly necessary for the purpose or purposes of the processing. The Holder will inform the User of the corresponding retention period according to the purpose.
    In the case of subscriptions, the Holder shall periodically review the lists and remove those inactive records for a considerable time.
  • Principle of integrity and confidentiality: The personal data collected will be processed in such a way that its security, confidentiality and integrity is guaranteed.
    The Holder takes the necessary precautions to avoid unauthorized access or misuse of the data of its users by third parties.

Collection of personal data

To browse https://www.escuela-elcano.com you do not need to provide any personal data.

The cases in which you do provide your personal data are the following:

  • By contacting through the contact forms or sending an email.
  • When making a comment in an article or on a page.
  • When buying a product or contracting a service.
  • By signing up for a subscription form or newsletter that the Holder manages with MailChimp.


The Holder informs you that you have the right to:

  • Request access to stored data.
  • Solicitar una rectificación o la cancelación.
  • Request the limitation of your treatment.
  • Object to the treatment.

You cannot exercise the right to data portability.

The exercise of these rights is personal and therefore must be exercised directly by the data subject, requesting it directly to the Owner, which means that any customer, subscriber or collaborator who has provided their data at any time, you can contact ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. and ask for information about the data you have stored and how you have obtained it, request the rectification of the same, oppose the treatment, limit their use or request the cancellation of those data in the files of the Owner.

To exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition you must send an email to info@escuela-elcano.com along with valid proof in law as a photocopy of your I.D. or equivalent.

You have the right to effective judicial protection and to file a complaint with the supervisory authority, in this case, the Spanish Data Protection Agency, if you consider that the processing of personal data that concerns you violates the Regulation.

Purpose of processing personal data

When you connect to the website to send an email to the Headline, you write a comment on an article or a page, you subscribe to their newsletter, You purchase a product or make a contract you are providing information of a personal nature for which ELCANO SCHOOL S.L.is responsible. This information may include personal data such as your IP address, first and last name, physical address, email address, phone number, and other information. By providing this information, you consent to your information being collected, used, managed and stored by – siteground – only as described in the Legal Noticeand this Privacy Policy.

The personal data and the purpose of the processing by the Data Controller is different according to the information capture system:

  • Contact forms: The Holder requests personal data that may include: name and surname, email address, telephone number and website address in order to answer the queries of the Users, provide information and demonstrations of the Owner’s products and services, including budgets.
    For example, ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. uses this data to respond to messages, doubts, complaints, comments or concerns that Users may have regarding the information included in the website, the products and services provided through the website, the processing of personal data, questions relating to the legal texts included in the website, as well as any other queries that the User may have that are not subject to the conditions of the website or the contracting conditions.
  • Comment Forms:The Holder requests personal data among which may be: name and surname, email address, and website address in order to respond to the comments of the Users.
  • Product or service procurement forms: The Holder requests personal data that may include: name and surname, identity card (tax identification number, alien identification number, passport or residence permit), e-mail address, postal address, telephone number and payment details (payment methods or bank details) for the purpose of maintaining a commercial relationship with the User, placing orders, provide the contracted services and perform billing and collection of the contracted products or services.
  • Content subscription forms: The Owner requests the following personal data: name and surname, email address, telephone number and address of a website to manage the subscription list, send newsletters, promotions and special offers.
    The personal data provided to the Holder will be located on the servers of The Rocket Science Group LLC d/b/a, with address in the US. (Mailchimp).

There are other purposes for which the Data Controller processes personal data:

  • To ensure compliance with the conditions set forth in the Legal Noticeand in the applicable law. This may include the development of tools and algorithms to help this website ensure the confidentiality of the personal data it collects.
  • To support and improve the services offered by this website.
  • To analyze user navigation. The Holder collects other non-identifiable data that are obtained through the use of cookies that are downloaded to the User’s computer when browsing the website whose characteristics and purpose are detailed in the Cookies Policy.
  • To manage social networks. ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. has a presence on social networks. If you become a follower in the social networks of the Holder, the processing of personal data will be governed by this section, as well as by those conditions of use, privacy policies and access regulations that belong to the relevant social network in each case and that you have previously accepted.
    You can consult the privacy policies of the main social networks in these links:

    The Holder will process your personal data in order to correctly manage their presence on the social network, inform you of their activities, products or services, as well as for any other purpose that the regulations of the social networks allow.

    In any case will the Holder use followers’ profiles on social networks to send advertising individually.

Security of personal data

To protect your personal data, the Holder takes all reasonable precautions and follows the best practices of the industry to prevent its loss, misuse, improper access, disclosure, alteration or destruction.

The website is hosted on siteground. Data security is guaranteed, as they take all the necessary security measures to do so. You can consult their privacy policy for more information.

ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. informs the User that his personal data will not be transferred to third organizations, provided that such transfer of data is covered by a legal obligation or where the provision of a service implies the need for a contractual relationship with a processor. In the latter case, the transfer of data to the third party will only take place when ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. has the express consent of the User.

However, in some cases collaborations can be made with other professionals, in such cases, the User will be required to consent informing about the identity of the collaborator and the purpose of the collaboration. It will always be carried out with the strictest safety standards.

Content of other websites

Pages on this website may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content of other websites behaves in exactly the same way as if you had visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking code, and monitor your interaction using this code.

Cookie policy

For this website to work properly you need to use cookies, which is information that is stored in your web browser.

On the Cookies Policy page you can consult all the information regarding the collection policy, the purpose and the processing of cookies.

Legitimation for the processing of data

The legal basis for the processing of your data is: consent.

To contact the Holder, subscribe to a newsletter or make comments on this website you must accept this Privacy Policy.

Categories of personal data

The categories of personal data processed by the Data Controller are:

  • Identifying data.
  • No specially protected categories of data are processed.

Storeage of personal data

The personal data you provide to the Holder will be kept until you request its deletion.

Recipients of personal data

  • Mailchimp The Rocket Science Group LLC d/b/a , with address in the USA.
    More information: https://mailchimp.com
    The Rocket Science Group LLC d/b/a processes the data for the purpose of providing its email marketing services to the Data Controller.
  • Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company headquartered at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
    Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files located on your computer, to help the Owner analyze the use made by Users of the Website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website (including the IP address) will be directly transmitted and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
    More information:https://analytics.google.com
  • DoubleClick by Google is a set of advertising services provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
    DoubleClick uses cookies that serve to increase the relevance of ads related to your recent searches.
    More information: https://www.doubleclickbygoogle.com
  • Google AdSense is a set of advertising services provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
    AdSense uses cookies to improve advertising, segment it according to content that is relevant to users, and improve campaign performance reports.
    More information: https://www.google.com/adsense

The Google Privacy Policypage explains how Google manages privacy regarding the use of cookies and other information.

You can also see a list of the types of cookies used by Google and its partners and all the information regarding their use of advertising cookies.

Web browsing

Browsing https://www.escuela-elcano.com can collect non-identifiable data, which may include, IP address, geolocation, a record of how services and sites are used, browsing habits and other data that cannot be used to identify you.

The website uses the following third-party analysis services:

  • Google Analytics.
  • DoubleClick by Google.
  • Google AdSense.

The Holder uses the information obtained to obtain statistical data, analyze trends, manage the site, study navigation patterns and collect demographic information.

The Holder is not responsible for the processing of the personal data made by the websites that you can access through the different links contained in the website.

Accuracy and truthfulness of personal data

You undertake that the data provided to the Owner are correct, complete, accurate and current, as well as to keep them duly updated.

As a user of the website you are solely responsible for the veracity and correctness of the data sent to the website exonerating ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. from any responsibility in this regard.

Acceptance and consent

As a User of the Website, you declare that you have been informed of the conditions regarding the protection of personal data, and you accept and consent to the processing thereof by ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. in the manner and for the purposes indicated in this Privacy Policy.


To exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition you must send an email to info@escuela-elcano.com along with valid proof in law as a photocopy of your I.D. or equivalent.

The exercise of these rights does not include any data that ELCANO SCHOOL S.L. is obliged to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

The Holder reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy to adapt it to legislative or jurisprudential developments, as well as to industry practices.

These policies will remain in force until they are modified by others that are duly published.