Nordic Developer Academy Terms of Service

1. Introduction 

‍These terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”) apply to the use of the Nordic Developer Academy, provided by Nordic Semiconductor ASA, org. nr. 966 011 726, a public limited liability company registered in Norway (“Nordic Semiconductor”). ‍ 

Nordic Developer Academy allows the user to take technical courses related to Nordic Semiconductor products, software and services. By completing the registration process for the Nordic Developer Academy, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Use. 

These Terms of Use are applicable as long as you have a user account giving you access to Nordic Developer Academy.‍ 

‍2. Access to and use of Nordic Developer Academy 

‍‍Upon acceptance of these Terms of Use you are granted a non-exclusive right of access to, and use of Nordic Developer Academy, as it is provided to you at any time. Nordic Semiconductor provides Nordic Developer Academy to you free of charge, subject to the provisions of these Terms of Use and the Nordic Developer Academy Privacy Policy. 

To access select features of Nordic Developer Academy, you need to create a user account. You are solely responsible for the security associated with your user account, including always keeping your login detail safe. 

Nordic Semiconductor will continuously develop Nordic Developer Academy with new features and functionality, but reserves the right to remove or alter any existing functions without notice. 

‍3. Acceptable use 

You undertake that you will use Nordic Developer Academy in accordance with applicable law and regulations, and in accordance with these Terms of Use.‍ You must not modify, adapt, or hack Nordic Developer Academy or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Nordic Developer Academy, Nordic Semiconductor, or any other Nordic Semiconductor product, software or service.  

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or in any other way exploit any portion of Nordic Developer Academy, use of Nordic Developer Academy, or access to Nordic Developer Academy without the express written permission by Nordic Semiconductor. You must not upload, post, host, or transmit unsolicited email, SMS, or “spam” messages. 

You are responsible for ensuring that the information you post and the content you share does not; 

  • contain false, misleading or otherwise erroneous information 
  • infringe someone else’s copyrights or other intellectual property rights 
  • contain sensitive personal data or 
  • contain information that might be received as offensive or insulting. 
  • Such information may be removed without prior notice. 

‍Nordic Semiconductor reserves the right to at any time determine whether a use of Nordic Developer Academy is in violation of its requirements for acceptable use.  

Violation of the at any time applicable requirements for acceptable use may result in termination of your account. We will take reasonable steps to notify you and state the reason for termination in such cases. 

‍4. Routines for planned maintenance 

‍Certain types of maintenance may imply a stop or reduction in availability of Nordic Developer Academy. Nordic Semiconductor does not warrant any level of service availability but will provide its best effort to limit the impact of any planned maintenance on the availability of Nordic Developer Academy. 

5. Intellectual property rights 

‍Nordic Semiconductor retains all rights to all elements of Nordic Developer Academy. This includes, but is not limited to, the concept, design, trademarks, know-how, trade secrets, copyrights and all other intellectual property rights. 

Nordic Semiconductor receives all rights to all content uploaded or created in Nordic Developer Academy. You do not receive any license or usage rights to Nordic Developer Academy beyond what is explicitly stated in this Agreement. 

‍6. Liability and damages 

‍Nothing within these Terms of Use is intended to limit your statutory data privacy rights as a data subject, as described in the Nordic Developer Academy Privacy Policy. ‍You acknowledge that errors might occur from time to time and waive any right to claim for compensation as a result of errors in Nordic Developer Academy. When an error occurs, you shall notify Nordic Semiconductor of the error and provide a description of the error situation. 

You agree to indemnify Nordic Semiconductor for any loss, including indirect loss, arising out of or in connection with your use of Nordic Developer Academy or violations of these Terms of Use. ‍Nordic Semiconductor shall not be held liable for, and does not warrant that (i) Nordic Developer Academy will meet your specific requirements, (ii) Nordic Developer Academy will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of Nordic Developer Academy will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through Nordic Developer Academy will meet your expectations, or that (v) any errors in Nordic Developer Academy will be corrected. 

You accept that this is a service provided to you without any payment and hence you accept that Nordic Semiconductor will not be held responsible, or liable, for any breaches of these Terms of Use or any loss connected to your use of Nordic Developer Academy. Unless otherwise follows from mandatory law, Nordic Semiconductor will not accept any such responsibility or liability. 

‍7. Change of terms 

‍Nordic Semiconductor may update and change the Terms of Use from time to time. Nordic Semiconductor will seek to notify you about significant changes before such changes come into force and give you a possibility to evaluate the effects of proposed changes. Continued use of Nordic Developer Academy after any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes. You can review the current version of the Terms of Use at any time here

‍8. Transfer of rights 

‍Nordic Semiconductor is entitled to transfer its rights and obligation pursuant to these Terms of Use to a third party as part of a merger or acquisition process, or as a result of other organizational changes. 

‍9. Third Party Services 

‍‍To the extent Nordic Developer Academy facilitates access to services provided by a third party, you agree to comply with the terms governing such third party services. Nordic Semiconductor shall not be held liable for any errors, omissions, inaccuracies, etc. related to such third party services. 

‍10. Dispute resolution 

‍‍The Terms of Use and any other legally binding agreement between yourself and Nordic Semiconductor shall be subject to Norwegian law and Norwegian courts’ exclusive jurisdiction.