Terms and Conditions

The Company (defined as ‘the Company’) - Registered office: 1st floor, 2 Woodberry Grove, North Finchley, London N12 0DR. Registered in England No. 7476386

These terms and conditions and the online booking form comprise the agreement pursuant to which the Company provides classroom courses and supplies study materials to the Student (defined as the person booked on the course).

Classroom Courses

  1. A completed booking form for the Course (defined as the ACCA tuition course, ACCA revision course, AAT course or Bookkeeping course selected by the Student on the booking form) must be accompanied by payment in full or by the completed Employer (defined as the Student’s employing person or company) authorisation to invoice section on the booking form (see point 3 below).

 

  1. Where a student books on more than one unit within an AAT course, the Course will be defined as lasting from the Commencement Date (defined as the first day of teaching of the first unit) until the Completion Date (defined as the final day of teaching of the final unit) within the AAT Diploma.

 

  1. Where the Company has received authorisation from the Student to invoice the Employer, the following payment termsapply:

 

ü      Full payment is due within 30 days from the date of the invoice.

ü     Payment is due immediately if booking is made less than 30 days before the Course Commencement Date (defined as first day of teaching of the course to which the Student is booked on).

ü      If the Company fails to receive full payment of the invoice by Course Commencement Date the Student may be refused entry to the course.

ü      The Employer is liable for all unpaid invoices.

ü      The Company reserves the right to dismiss any Student at any time for non-payment of fees or other amounts due.

ü      If the Employer is paying the Course fee directly to the Company, any provision relating to the payment of fees or refunds contained in these terms and conditions do not apply to the Student.

 

  1. Prices are subject to change and the Company reserves the right to charge additional amounts to reflect any pricing changes taking effect before Course Commencement Date.

 

  1. If an Employer is paying for a Student's participation in a course, that Employer may be provided with the relevant Student's test results and progress and attendance records (where applicable).

 

  1. The Company does not accept responsibility for registering Students with professional bodies.

 

  1. The Company does not accept responsibility for entry for the relevant ACCA exams.

 

  1. Study materials will be made available on or before the Course Commencement Date.

 

  1. Dishonoured cheques will result in a charge by the Company of £25 to cover administration and bank charges, as well as the risk of admission to the course being refused.  Persistent offenders may be reported to their relevant professional body for unprofessional conduct

 

 

Cancellation Policy

  • The Company reserves the right to cancel a Teaching or Revision Course at any time up to 7 days prior to the commencement of such a Course. If the Company cancels a Course, a full refund will apply.

 

  • Course cancellation by the Student:requires that written notification be received by the Company no less than 14 days prior to the Course Commencement Date.  Provided 14 days written notice is received, full course fees will be refunded less an administration fee of £100 (plus VAT) per course.

Full course fees will be payable if less than 14 days notice is given and no refund will be made in such circumstances.  Refunds are not available for any amounts paid for study materials unless the study materials can be returned to the publisher.

 

10.3The Company reserves the right to use its discretion to determine whether to make refunds in particular instances which fall outside the terms of paragraph 10.1 or 10.2 above.

 

10.4If a Student wishes to transferto another course, provided more than 14 days notice prior to the course start date is given and subject to availability, no additional charge will be made.  If a Student wishes to defertheir course to a later exam sitting, provided more than 14 days notice prior to the course starts date is given and subject to availability, the amount paid will be held as a credit on the Student or Employer’s account to be offset against the value of any future course booking.  Deferrals will be available for up to six months. Any new study materials required will be charged at full retail price.

 

  • The Company reserves the right to use its discretion to determine whether to allow transfers or deferrals in particular instances which fall outside the terms of paragraph 10.4 above.

 

General

 

  1. The Company reserves the right to charge interest at 5% per annum on overdue amounts.

 

  1. All fees exclude amounts payable to the relevant professional body for student registration, exemptions and examination entries, which are payable by the Student and the Company accepts no responsibility for this.

 

  1. The Company reserves the right to change the courses, tutors, dates and locations from the published timetables.

 

  1. Courses and study materials are not transferable between Students.

 

  1. Students are expected to conduct themselves at all times in a manner, which demonstrates respect for the Company and its staff, fellow Students and property. Breaches of this can amount to gross misconduct, which may lead to expulsion from the course.

 

  1. Liability of the Company for losses arising from their negligence (except in the case of liability for death or personal injury), breach of contract or otherwise will be limited to the full amounts paid by the Student for the particular courses and/or study materials. Except in the case of liability for death or personal injury, such the Company will have no liability for indirect or consequential loss or damage.

 

  1. The Company shall not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss whether arising from negligence, breach of contract or otherwise.

 

  1. The Student’s arrangements with the Company are governed by English law.

 

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

 

While the Company endeavours to ensure that the information on the Company Website (defined as www.valefinancialtraining.com) is correct, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the site or in any corporate brochures. We may make changes to the material on the Website or to the products and prices described in it at any time without notice. The material on the Website is provided “as is,” without any conditions, warranties, or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Website is provided on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) which but for this legal notice might have effect in relation to the Website.

The Company and its officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any kind, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to Students or any third party (including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the Website, any websites linked to the Website, or the material on such websites, including, but not limited to, loss or damage due to viruses that may infect computer equipment, software, data, or other property on account of access to, use of, or browsing the Website or downloading of any material from the Website or any web sites linked to the Website. If your use of the material on the Website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment, software, or data, you assume all costs thereof.

Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit our liability for: (a) death or personal injury caused by negligence (as such term is defined by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977); or (b) fraud; or (c) any liability that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.