Terms and Conditions of Training
In consideration of my application for entry to the Training Aid Australia Course being accepted I acknowledge and agree that:
1. “Training Aid Australia” (TAA)
for the purposes of this application and declaration means and includes TAA Pty Ltd, its respective directors, officers, members, servants or agents.
2. On course acceptance
If accepted I will be permitted to participate in the TAA Course subject to my complying with the terms and conditions of the TAA Course, this declaration, the TAA Administrative Procedures (to the extent relevant) and any reasonable direction issued by the TAA Course organisers or their representatives.
3. This document can be amended
TAA may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting the modified agreement on the Site.
4. Participation in the TAA Course can be inherently dangerous
Serious accidents may happen which may result in me being injured or even killed. I have voluntarily read and understood this warning and accept and assume the inherent risks in the TAA Course.
5. Exclusion of liability
Except where provided or required by law and such cannot be excluded, I agree that it is a term of my entry in the TAA Course (if accepted) that TAA is absolved from all liability however arising from injury or damage however caused (whether fatal or otherwise) arising out of my participation in the TAA Course. I acknowledge that the services and benefits I receive in relation to the TAA Courseare "recreational services" as defined under the Trade Practices Act 1974. Where I am a consumer, as defined by any relevant law, certain terms and rights may be implied into a contract for the supply of goods or services for my benefit. I acknowledge that these terms and rights, and any liability of TAA flowing from them, are expressly excluded, restricted or modified by these TAA Course terms and conditions.
Insurance is in place that provides limited cover to me whilst I am participating in the TAA course. I understand that this insurance may not cover me for any injury, loss or damage sustained by me and I can, in my own interests, seek and obtain personal insurances over and above the cover provided by TAA.
7. This declaration constitutes a contract
Between myself and TAA.
8. Release and Indemnity
In consideration of TAA accepting my application for entry to the TAA Course, I:
(a) release and forever discharge TAA from all Claims that I may have or may have had but for this release arising from or in connection with my participation in the TAA Course; and
(b) indemnify and hold harmless TAA to the extent permitted by law in respect of any Claim by any person including by not only another participant in the TAA Course arising as a result of or in connection with my participation in the TAA Course.
In this clause 8 "Claims" means and includes any action, suit, proceeding, claim, demand, damage, penalty, cost or expense however arising but does not include a claim in respect of any action, suit, etc made by any person entitled to make a claim under a relevant Training Aid Australia insurance policy.
9. Fitness to participate
I declare that I am and must continue to be medically and physically fit and able to participate in the TAA Course. I am not and must not be a danger to myself or to the health and safety of others. I will immediately notify TAA in writing of any change to my fitness and ability to participate. I understand and accept that TAA will continue to rely upon this declaration as evidence of my fitness and ability to participate.
10. Medical treatment
I consent to receiving any medical treatment that the TAA Course organisers or their authorised representatives consider necessary or desirable during or after the TAA Course. I also agree to reimburse TAA for any costs or expenses incurred in providing me with medical treatment.
I understand that the information I have provided is necessary for the conduct of the TAA Course and for the objects of TAA. I acknowledge and agree that the information will only be used by TAA to facilitate the conduct of the TAA Course and other courses conducted by TAA. I will be able to access my information through TAA. If the information is not provided my application may be rejected. I acknowledge that if I do not wish to receive promotional material from TAA sponsors and third parties I must advise TAA in writing.
12. Copyright in photographs and right to use
I acknowledge and consent to photographs being taken of me during my participation in the TAA Course. I acknowledge that the photographs are owned by TAA and that TAA may use the photographs for promotional or other purposes without my further consent being obtained. Further, I consent to the TAA Course organisers using my name, image, likeness and also my performance in the TAA Course, at any time, to promote the TAA Course by any form of media.
13. Information you have supplied is correct
I warrant that all information provided on the Course Enrolment Form is true and correct.
14. Transfer/Refund Policy
If you are late to a training session TAA reserves the right to refuse entry to a Course. TAA will assist in re-booking a training session, however additional fees apply. For full policy, see Transfer and Refund Policy.
15. Course Price
Training Aid Australia Pty Ltd reserves the right to change course price at any time without notice and such change shall be effective immediately upon posting the new price on the Site.
16. Unique Students Identifier (USI)
Under Commonwealth Legislation and a condition of registration, every Registered Training Organisation must collect and verify students USIs before issuing qualifications or statements of attainment for any nationally recognised training to be undertaken.
By accepting these Terms and Conditions you give TAA a permission to locate your USI using a USI Register if USI is not provided to TAA at the time of enrolment. If you do not consent to TAA locating your USI, TAA must be notified in wring by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, that in this case you will not be issued with nationally recognised statement of attainment/qualification and your training will not be recorded in National USI Register.