Terms and Conditions

1.General

Advanced Learning Singapore (hereinafter referred to as “ALS”) reserves the right to cancel, postpone or reschedule the course and/or venue at short notice; and at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellations, postponements or rescheduling. Please note that the course details are correct as at date of publication and it is subject to change without prior notification. 

2. Registration

Online or email registration to any ALS course is binding. The course schedule is subject to change and confirmation. Classes will only be formed upon receipt of sufficient applicants. An auto acknowledgment email will be sent to all applicants upon receipt of course applications. Please note that auto acknowledgement email receive does not indicate a valid registration until the full payment has been completed.

a) The registration form is to be completed by the course applicant or an authorised company representative only and should be sent at least 2 weeks before the scheduled commencement date of the course.

b) For company-sponsored registrants, registration is confirmed only when invoices are paid. For self-sponsored course registrants, a seat is only secured upon receipt of full payment. Seats are allocated based on first-come-first-served basis with full payment made and registrations will close once a class is fully subscribed. 

c) All registrations are subject to confirmation and ALS will endeavour via email to notify registrants at least 10 days before the scheduled commencement date of the course.

d) The personal information collected on ALS registration form is used for course administration and for communication and customer support.

3. Payment terms

a) ALS will raise an invoice upon course confirmation. Payment must be received before the commencement of the course. Please make payment either by cheque or GIRO. A crossed cheque is to be made payable to “Advanced Learning Singapore” with the course code, course title and name of the registrants on the back of the cheque. Payments are to be made in Singapore Dollars. Please do not send post-dated cheque or cash through the mail.

b) For self-sponsored registrants, course fee is payable in full upon registration. For company-sponsored registrants, registration is confirmed when invoices are paid. Payment is to be made within 7 days from date of invoice. The payment terms are 7 days from the date of invoice or before the commencement of the course, whichever is earlier.

4. Cancellation/Deferment/Replacement/Transfer/Withdrawal

a) Deferments and/or transfers are not allowed once the course confirmation emails are sent to the registrants but replacements from the same company are accepted. A written notification via email of the replacement must be sent to ALS at least 1 working day before the commencement of the course.

b) A learner cannot replace the registered course with another course or replace the registered class of a course with another class of the same course.

c) No show of learner would not be accepted as a valid reason for withdrawal and/or refund. Full course fees will be charged.

d) The course fees will remain payable in full:

(i) for learners who do not turn up for the course; or
(ii) if a learner arrives late or fails to attend any part of the class; or
(iii) for withdrawal and/or cancellation of registration for any courses for which refund is expressly stated to be unavailable.

e) In the event that the registrant’s chosen course is cancelled by ALS prior to its commencement, ALS will make a full refund of all course fees (if any) already paid by the registrant/company. A cancellation email will be sent to registrants 1 week before course start date.

f) There will be strictly no replacement for missed classes.

g) Voluntarily requests of withdrawal and cancellation notice must be made in writing to ALS via email to info@advancedlearningsg.com. Learners shall settle all outstanding bills with ALS prior to withdrawal or cancellation.

For any cancellation or withdrawal after the course confirmation emails are sent and/or before the commencement date of the course, learners will be subjected to the following charges:    

Withdrawal / Cancellation Charges

Period of Written Notice Given before Course Commencement

S$300.00

50%

80%

More than 14 working days before the course commencement date

Between 8 to 14 working days before the course commencement date

Between 1 to 7 working days before the Course Commencement Date

Note: For the purpose of all clauses, a normal work week excludes Saturday, Sunday and Singapore Public Holidays. The decision by ALS as to what constitutes to a valid reason and whether the course fee is refundable is final. 

5. Intellectual Property

a) The contents of and materials provided in as part of a course are the intellectual property of ALS and/or its partners, consultants, trainers and guest speakers and may not be disseminated or reproduced in any format; and are for learners’ personal, educational and non-commercial use only.

6. Disclaimer Regarding Audio/Video Recording and Photography of Classes

All classes may be recorded and photographed. Learners presence at the courses are deemed as their consent to being photographed.  By attending ALS courses, learners consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for newsletter, marketing collateral, promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion on web sites, social media and/or other publicity purpose(s) that ALS, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. ALS reserves the right to use the images and/or recordings taken in the class however we might choose to, without giving you notice or any compensation. Learners who do not wish to be photographed and/or video/audio recorded should inform ALS before the start of the class.

Registrants shall release ALS, its officers and employees and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitising, or publication of  interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or sound recordings. 

7. Limited Liability Clause

ALS, its officers, agents and employees shall not be liable for any loss, damages and/or injury, including loss of life, which learners of our courses may suffer arising out of or in connection with our courses, whether the loss, damage and/or injury was suffered at any other venue(s) in connection with our courses.