All course places can only be reserved on receipt of the deposit or full payment.
The deposit is absolutely non-refundable or transferable unless no places are available.
There is no refund for lateness or absence from any or all of the sessions of the course.
There is no refund for dropping out of the course within 31 days before the published start date of the course. If notified more than 31 days before the start date the fees paid will be refunded minus the deposit.
Combined courses count as one course. The start date of the 1st course taken is the start date for the combination course with section 4 above applying to that start date.
The total payment has to be made in full by 8 days for UK & EU nationals or 14 days for non UK & EU nationals before the published start date of the course otherwise students will be removed from the course and lose their deposit.
The recording workshop reserves the right to refuse admission without explanation.
Students are not allowed to eat, drink or smoke in the studio.
Students are not allowed on the premises under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Students agree to behave courteously and respectfully towards the tutor and the other students and address any complaints they may have directly to the director and not anyone else. Any breach of this clause and clause 9 may result in immediate expulsion without notice from the course with no refund.
If for any reason a student enrolls late so as to start a course at session 2 such as there being a spare place the full fee will be due at least 2 days before session 2. No refund will be allowable for dropping out or any absence after session 2.
Students are not allowed to touch any controls other than those specifically instructed by the course tutor.
Mobile phones to be switched off during lessons.
Any lateness or absence is to be notified as soon as possible preferably by text.
Any absence due to illness lasting more than 3 days needs to be certified by a doctor.
Students who miss 3 or more classes without an explanation will no longer be eligible to have work experience arranged for them.
Students who miss 3 or more classes from any one module will not be eligible for the appropriate certificate unless they can show that they have made up for what they have missed.
Students need to have all 8 certificates in order to get the diploma and be eligible for work experience.
Work experience is only available for UK and EU nationals.