JOINT DIPLOMA IN SWEDISH MASSAGE AND REMEDIAL AND SPORTS MASSAGE


TERMS AND CONDITIONS


Payment


A payment of £500.00 is required to register for the course. The remaining payment for the course may be made either by 9 monthly instalments of £200.00 each, by Banker’s Order, commencing on 2nd November 2018 and payable on 2nd of each month thereafter, or a lump sum of £1,700.00, payable prior to commencement of the course. The deposit and any other monies paid are non-refundable once acceptance on the course is confirmed.


 If a student chooses to discontinue their training at any time, they will be liable for payment of the deposit plus all payments due to date.


10% discount will be applied for any payments made by 1st August 2018. Please note that all payments made are non-refundable. Unless the full payment is made prior to the start of the course, the lump sum discount will not be applicable. However, a proportion of the lump sum can be made at any time prior to the course and a payment plan will be arranged for the remaining money due.


Course Dates

2018

1st Nov, 29th Nov

2019

7th Jan, 31st Jan, 28th Feb, 4th Apr, 2nd May, 30th May, 6th/7th Jul (exams)

Classes will be held in West Linton from 1330 – 1930hrs on the above dates (final exams will be all day on weekend 6th/7th Jul)


Attendance

Students must attend the exam weekend at the end of the module. Should a student miss a day through illness or other unforeseen circumstance, every effort will be made to help the student catch up on missed work, although an additional £50 per hour of tutor time will be levied for this.


Resits

Students will be allowed to resit any part of the final assessment once only. This will take place between one and two months after the end of the module. A resit fee of £50 will be charged for a theory exam resit and £80 for each element of the practical exam requiring a resit.


Appeals

Any appeals should be made in writing to the Principal within 10 working days of the results being issued.


First Aid Certificate

All students must hold a current first aid certificate on completion of the course.


Insurance

All students must be insured to practice remedial and sports massage before commencing the course. Student insurance can be obtained from Balens at a discounted price, telephone number 01684 893006 (ask to be put through to the Block Insurance Department although you are buying individual insurance and tell them that you are a member of Association of Massage Therapists Scotland). Application forms are available on request.


Discontinuation of Training

The Principal of the School reserves the right to discontinue the training of any student who is liable to bring the profession into disrepute.


Complaints

Any complaints should be made in writing to the Principal within 10 working days of the incident.


Course Material

Course material will consist of comprehensive handouts, dynamic spreadsheets and video links. Students will therefore require access to email, the internet and Microsoft Office and have a working knowledge of each.


Equipment

Students will require a portable couch for case studies and course weekends.


Special Needs

Every effort will be made to cater for special needs. Please notify us as soon as possible if special requirements will be needed.



When applying for the course, please confirm that you have read the Course Information and agree to the above Terms and Conditions by completing and signing the Application Form.