Terms and Conditions - Training

General Terms and Conditions

 

Payment, Cancellation and Transfer Policy for all courses

Unless agreed otherwise, all payments must be received within 14 working days of the booking date or prior to the course start date whichever is the earliest. Failure to pay within this time may result in the course place being cancelled subject to the cancellation terms below.

Any transfer or cancellation made within 4 weeks of any of the course start dates, will be subject to the charges outlined below.

Cancellations

> 4 weeks’ notice – TSG reserves the right to charge an administration fee of up to £50.
2-4 weeks’ notice – 50%.
< 2 weeks notice – 100%.

Transfers

> 4 weeks’ notice – TSG reserves the right to charge an administration fee of up to £50.
2-4 weeks’ notice – 25%.
2 weeks - 5 days - 50%.
< 5 days - 100%.

All transfers must be made within 6 months of advising TSG, where appropriate. all courses must be sat within 12 months of the original course booking date.

Please note that all onsite courses will incur expenses and any non recoverable expenses for any courses will be charged at cost for all cancellations and reschedules/transfers.

  • Exam fees are normally non – refundable and may be charged at cost.
  • All cancellations and transfers must be confirmed in writing or the full fee will be payable.
  • All cancellation charges are applied at the discretion of the Managing Director.
  • We reserve the right to make changes to our terms and conditions and it is the users responsibility to check for updates.

 

Minimum Numbers Policy

We reserve the right to make alternative arrangements for courses with low numbers, as stated below.

  • Certified Agile Tester = 6 delegates.
  • All other courses in regional locations = 5 delegates.
  • London courses (exc CAT) = no minimum numbers.

 

TSG Guarantee Policy

We’re conscious that embarking on training requires dedication, and choosing the right software testing course for you to fulfil your ambitions can be difficult. If you decide one of our courses does not suit your needs we will give you a full refund, provided you inform us by lunch time on the first day. In addition, if for any reason you do not pass the exam, you can sit on one subsequent course (subject to availability) at our expense. This does not include the exam fee.

  • Lunch time notification to be given in writing before 12 midday of day one of the course.
  • Subsequent course attendance in the event of failure will incurr an exam only fee and an admin fee of £35+VAT.
  • Exam re-takes are charged as follow and must be taken within 6 months of receiving your results:


o BCS ISTQB Foundation £145.

o BCS Intermediate £165.

o ISTQB Advanced courses £195.

  • Any ‘price match’ will only be met on the production of a written quotation from an accredited training provider.
  • Advertised prices are plus VAT unless stated otherwise.

 

Course Exams and Vouchers

  • TSG recommends that all ISTQB Advanced exams must be taken within 6 months of attending the course in order that you benefit fully from your classroom learning experience and benefit from the TSG gaurantee policy, above.
  • All Pearson Vue exam voucher codes must be booked and taken within the expiry date printed on the voucher at time of issue.
  • Pearson Vue exam voucher code expiry dates are non extendable under any circumstances.


Discounted Training Courses

Any training course booked at a discounted price (below the RRP) must:

  • Be booked online unless otherwise agreed in writing.
  • Discount must be stated at time of booking.
  • Discounts can only be applied when booking directly with TSG (no reseller or prior agreed pricing structures apply).
  • Discounts do not apply to reseller prices or other pricing structures already in place.

 

Training Course Credits

When you become a TSG customer, you will have the opportunity to add training credits to your account.

  • Training credits can be redeemed against TSG public training courses.
  • Confirmation from both parties must be in writing.
  • Training credits may only be used by the person to whom they were issued.
  • Training credits must be redeemed within 24 months of issue.
  • Training credits cannot be redeemed against an exam fee or resit exam fee.

 

Discount Voucher Terms and Conditions

Voucher only issued once referred friend has confirmed booking and payment for course.

  • Referral contact and promotional code must be mentioned at time of booking.
  • Only one voucher per person and per course.
  • Voucher must be redeemed by the person to whom it was issued.
  • Only one voucher or discount code to be applied to each booking.
  • Vouchers which are defaced or altered will not be accepted.
  • Vouchers cannot be replaced if they are lost.
  • Vouchers not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Vouchers to be redeemed before voucher expiry date.
  • Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking directly with TSG.
  • Vouchers can only be redeemed on new course bookings.
  • Vouchers have no credit value other than for the booking of TSG public classroom training services.
  • Vouchers cannot be exchanged for cash.


We reserve the right to change the Terms and Conditions at any time.



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