The eLearning Platform “Talent LMS” is provided by VIER PFOTEN International (hereinafter “FOUR PAWS”, “we” or “us”)
Supplier of the Platform is Epignosis LLC (315 Montgomery Street, 9th Floor, San Francisco,CA 94104, USA). FOUR PAWS has concluded a data protection agreement with the provider and performed the order control according Article 28 GDPR (European General Data Protection Regulations) to ensure a high level of data protection.
Upon approval by FOUR PAWS the user’s account will be activated. The user will be informed by email about the activation of his account as well as about the individual course assignment. The communication via email is necessary for the execution of the contractual relationship between FOUR PAWS and the user of the platform.
3 Processing of personal data
The following data is processed:
i. Account data (username, password)
ii. Masterdata and contact data (full name and email address)
iii. Employment data (job title, organization name and location)
iv. Usage data (e.g. date and time of login)
v. Learning progress
4 Learning success monitoring
FOUR PAWS platform administrator carries out the learning success monitoring.
A certificate of completion is issued once all modules are completed and the user receives it.
FOUR PAWS platform administrator is able access the ‘user report’ which outlines user participation in a course (number of assigned courses, number of completed courses)
Our data protection statement is available under ‚Data Privacy‘. There you will be informed in detail about the processing of personal data during the use of the eLearning Platform. This includes in particular the indication of the legal basis according to the GDPR.
More information about data protection and security at TalentLMS can be found here:
6 Cookies and Tracking
Google Analytics is only used for the TalentLMS website but not to track end users of the eLearning Platform. In this respect the only non-functional cookies set are for potential prospects and the portal owner; these are actually anonymized audience (TalentLMS does not know the personal data of individuals) and are used in order either to prevent ads from being displayed to users who have already subscribed to our service or to improve the onboarding experience / send marketing announcements.
Regarding the latter, the portal owner can always unsubscribe through the unsubscribe link at the email footer. Therefore, the service itself does not track end users who may access the service through their portal FOUR PAWS Shelter Adoption Academy (talentlms.com).
The rest of the cookies are purely functional and thus no cookies banner is required according to EDPB (European data protection board).
Four Paws Content
We make videos available on the eLearning platform. These are played via the "Youtube" service. In the process, data is transmitted to the provider, which is based in the USA. You can find details on this in our data protection statement.
The content and works created on the eLearning platform are subject to Austrian copyright law.
Duplication, processing, distribution and any kind of exploitation outside the limits of copyright require the written consent of the respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of this site are only permitted for business use.
Insofar as content on the eLearning platform was not created by the operator, the copyrights of third parties are respected. In particular, third-party content is marked as such. Should you nevertheless become aware of a copyright infringement, please inform us accordingly.
If we become aware of any infringements, we will remove such content immediately.
8 Rules for using the system
The eLearning portal is used with personal accessdata / individual accounts so that learning progress can be recorded and evaluated on an individual basis.
Passing on access data / account data to colleagues or other third parties is therefore not permitted.
Violation of these rules may lead to consequences under labour law.
You agree to the processing of the data you have stored in your "personal profile" as well as to the use of the files you have provided within the framework of the online course.
10 Special provisions for minors
11 Changes to ToS