Use of cookies by Five Areas Ltd

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your browser or the hard drive of your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

We use the following cookies across out websites:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They retain your login information when travelling between pages.

  • Analytical or performance cookies: These are not used on this site.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

CookieNamePurpose (Expiration Time)
Session IdentifierPHPSESSIDSession cookie that contains a 26 random character identifier, used to identify your online session, and maintain your logged in status. Deleted automatically when browser closes.

How do I change my cookie settings?

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However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you will not be able to access our interactive training websites.

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