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General Terms and Conditions

Courseware Format Policy

E-reading device is not provided by Future Media Concepts. E-books may not be available for all classes. For more information on FMC's efforts to go Green, click here.

Discount Policy

Discounts are valid on new class registrations only, and cannot be applied to prior booked, scheduled or registered courses. Discounts are only applicable to single course offerings, and are not valid on FMC Passports, Master Classes, on-site training or FMC events. Discounts must be mentioned at the time of registration. To enjoy your discount, payment is expected prior to the commencement of class.

Payment

Payment must be received at least 5 days prior to class start date or 30 days from registration, whichever comes first. For anyone who registers within 5 days of the start date, payment is due upon registration. All course/s must be registered and completed within 1 year of registration date. If courses are not completed within 1 year of registration date, all payments and courses will be forfeited.

Cancelling an Open Enrollment Registration

Cancellation policy:
If notice is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of a class, the student may receive a full refund less a $100 administrative fee. If notice is given less than 15 calendar days no rescheduling or refunds are permitted.
Clients who commence a master class may not cancel and are responsible for the entire Master Class fee.
Any exam cancellations will be accessed a $50 administrative fee.

All cancellations and registration changes must be received in writing. Please e-mail to [email protected] or fax them to 212.233.3517 Attendee substitutions may be made for any student without penalty or additional cost at any time until the class begins.

Rescheduling Policy

If notice Is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of the class a student may reschedule . A student can reschedule a class up to two (2) times. Additional reschedules will not be allowed.

No Shows

If a student does not attend a scheduled session, there will be no refund or rescheduling permitted. Payment is forfeited. FMC reserves the right to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment or in other circumstances. FMC will endeavor to give as much advance notice as possible of any change to the schedule. FMC shall not be responsible for any incidental or consequential loss arising whatsoever.

Satisfaction Guarantee

FMC guarantees the quality of its training. If for any reason a student has not received the full benefit from a course, the student can audit the same course at no charge up to 3 months from course completion. The class can also be retaken online, if applicable. The request to audit must be made in writing to the branch manager within 30 days, and all course fees must be paid in full prior to retake.


New York Terms and Conditions

Courseware Format Policy

E-reading device is not provided by Future Media Concepts. E-books may not be available for all classes. For more information on FMC's efforts to go Green, click here.

Discount Policy

Discounts are valid on new class registrations only, and cannot be applied to prior booked, scheduled or registered courses. Discounts are only applicable to single course offerings, and are not valid on FMC Passports, Master Classes, on-site training or FMC events. Discounts must be mentioned at the time of registration. To enjoy your discount, payment is expected prior to the commencement of class.

Payment

Payment must be received at least 5 days prior to class start date or 30days from registration, whichever comes first. For anyone who registerswithin 5 days of the start date, payment is due upon registration. All course/s must be registered and completed within 1 year of registration date. If courses are not completed within 1 year of registration date, all payments and courses will be forfeited.

Rescheduling Policy

Individual course clients may reschedule a class without charge if rescheduling is requested atleast FOURTEEN days prior to the class date. Rescheduling within FOURTEEN days of the class datewill be subject to $150.00 rescheduling fee. Payment is due on the day the rescheduling request is made, and will be automatically charged to those paying via credit card.

Master Class clients may reschedule a Master class without charge if rescheduling is requested at least FOURTEEN days prior to the class date. Rescheduling within FOURTEEN days of the class date will be subject to $150.00 rescheduling fee. Payment is due on the day the rescheduling request is made, and will be automatically charged to those paying via credit card. Clients who take at least one class in a master class may not cancel and are responsible for the entire master class fee.

Future Media Concepts, Inc. reserves the right to reschedule a class if the number of participants drops below the minimum. In no event shall FMC be liable for any incidental, indirect, special or consequential damages, resulting from rescheduling or training.

Refund Policy
A. A student who cancels within 7 days of signing the enrollment agreement but before instruction begins receives all monies returned with the exception of the non-refundable registration fee ( $100 ) or 10% of class tuition whichever is less.

B. Thereafter, a student will be liable for

  1. The non-refundable registration fee plus
  2. The cost of any textbook or supplies accepted plus
  3. Tuition liability as of the student's last date of physical attendance. Tuition liability is determined by the percentage of the program offered to the students.

    If termination occurs: School may keep:

    0 - 15% of the program............0% 16 - 30% .........................25% 31 - 45% .........................50% 46 - 60% .........................75% After 60% of the program..........100%

The failure of a student to notify the Director in writing of withdrawal may delay refund of tuition due, pursuant to section 5002 of the Education Law.

C. The student refund may be more than that stated above if the accrediting agency or the Federal Pro-Rata refund policy results in a greater refund.

D. Due to limited class space, students who do not show up for class and do not call in advance to reschedule will be subject to a $100 "no show" fee. This fee is in addition to any cancellation or rescheduling fees incurred.

Assistance service is provided but the school does not guarantee a job to any student or graduate.

Prerequisites:
If required, student acknowledges he/she has a high school diploma.


Boston Terms and Conditions

Courseware Format Policy

E-reading device is not provided by Future Media Concepts. E-books may not be available for all classes. For more information on FMC's efforts to go Green, click here.

Discount Policy

Discounts are valid on new class registrations only, and cannot be applied to prior booked, scheduled or registered courses. Discounts are only applicable to single course offerings, and are not valid on FMC Passports, Master Classes, on-site training or FMC events. Discounts must be mentioned at the time of registration. To enjoy your discount, payment is expected prior to the commencement of class.

Payment

Payment must be received at least 5 days prior to class start date or 30 days from registration, whichever comes first. For anyone who registers within 5 days of the start date, payment is due upon registration. All course/s must be registered and completed within 1 year of registration date. If courses are not completed within 1 year of registration date, all payments and courses will be forfeited.

Rescheduling Policy

Students may reschedule a class at any time, with the following conditions:

If you reschedule after five days of registering, you will be assessed a fifty dollar ($50)fee to cover administrative costs.

Future Media Concepts, Inc. reserves the right to reschedule a class if the number of participants drops below the minimum. In no event shall FMC be liable for any incidental, indirect, special or consequential damages, resulting from rescheduling or training.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

  1. You may terminate this agreement at any time.
  2. If you terminate this agreement within five days you will receive a refund of all monies paid, provided that you have not commenced the program.
  3. If you subsequently terminate this agreement prior to the commencement of the program, you will receive a refund of all monies paid, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in #7.
  4. If you terminate this agreement during the first quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least seventy-five per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in #7.
  5. If you terminate this agreement during the second quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least fifty per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in #7.
  6. If you terminate this agreement during the third quarter of the program, you will receive a refund of at least twenty-five per cent of the tuition, less the actual reasonable administrative costs described in #7.
  7. If you terminate this agreement after the initial five day period, you will be responsible for actual reasonable administrative costs incurred by the school to enroll you and to process your application, which administrative costs shall not exceed fifty dollars or five per cent of the contract price, whichever is less. A list of such administrative costs is attached hereto and made a part of this agreement.
  8. If you wish to terminate this agreement, you must inform the school in writing of your termination, which will become effective on the day such writing is mailed.
  9. The school is not obligated to provide any refund if you terminate this agreement during the fourth quarter of the program.

Canada Terms and Conditions

Courseware Format Policy

E-reading device is not provided by Future Media Concepts. E-books may not be available for all classes. For more information on FMC's efforts to go Green, click here.

Discount Policy

Discounts are valid on new class registrations only, and cannot be applied to prior booked, scheduled or registered courses. Discounts are only applicable to single course offerings, and are not valid on FMC Passports, Master Classes, on-site training or FMC events. Discounts must be mentioned at the time of registration. To enjoy your discount, payment is expected prior to the commencement of class.

Payment

Payment must be received at least 5 days prior to class start date or 30 days from registration, whichever comes first. For anyone who registers within 5 days of the start date, payment is due upon registration. All course/s must be registered and completed within 1 year of registration date. If courses are not completed within 1 year of registration date, all payments and courses will be forfeited.

Cancelling an Open Enrollment Registration

Cancellation policy:
If notice is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of a class, the student may receive a full refund less a $100 administrative fee. If notice is given less than 15 calendar days no rescheduling or refunds are permitted.
Clients who commence a master class may not cancel and are responsible for the entire Master Class fee.
Any exam cancellations will be accessed a $50 administrative fee.

All cancellations and registration changes must be received in writing. Please e-mail to [email protected] or fax them to 212.233.3517 Attendee substitutions may be made for any student without penalty or additional cost at any time until the class begins.

Rescheduling Policy

If notice Is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of the class a student may reschedule . A student can reschedule a class up to two (2) times. Additional reschedules will not be allowed.

No Shows if a student does not attend a scheduled session, there will be no refund or rescheduling permitted. Payment is forfeited. FMC reserves the right to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment or in other circumstances. FMC will endeavor to give as much advance notice as possible of any change to the schedule. FMC shall not be responsible for any incidental or consequential loss arising whatsoever.


Event Terms and Conditions

Conferences

Conferences registrations are non refundable. However, you can apply the conference fee towards a future conference up to the amount paid or towards a training class at FMC centers. FMC does not refund if the new conference is less than the amount paid for original conference.

Please note that if you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for payment and there shall be no refund due and registrant cannot apply conference fee towards a future conference.


Exam Terms and Conditions

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy:

  • If notice is given 6 or more business days before the start of a class, the student may reschedule or cancel without penalty.
  • If rescheduling within 5 business days of the exam date, a $50 administative fee will be charged.
  • If cancellation is within 5 business days of the exam date, a full refund will be given minus a $50 administrative fee.
  • No Shows for a scheduled exam will result in a refund minus a $100 administrative fee
  • Attendee substitutions may be made for any student without penalty or additional cost within 1 business day of the exam date.

All cancellations and registration changes must be received in writing. Please e-mail to [email protected] or fax them to 212.233.3517


Passport Terms and Conditions

  • Program applies to new registrations only and cannot be retroactively applied to prior scheduled booked or previous training purchases.

  • All funds must be utilized within one year of purchase date. Any unused funds will expire at the one year anniversary of purchase date, unless the program is renewed at same or at a higher purchase level.

  • To enjoy the the benefits of the FMC passport program Full payment is expected at the time of registration.
  • This program cannot be combined with any other discounted program.
  • This offer is non-refundable.
  • Please note that exams, courseware, and any shipping or equipment rentals needed for OnSites are not included in Passport Program and must be purchased separately
  • FMC Passport Programs can be used for onsite training. Please discuss details with your corporate account manager. Surcharges apply for International onsite assignments. For clients using passport days for onsite training, the following will apply:
    • 6 student minimum.
    • For travel and per diem expenses, one day for each day trained will be deducted from the passport.
    • For weekend assignments, one day for each weekend day trained will be deducted from the passport.
  • Not applicable to Apple and Adobe Bootcamps
  • Can be applied to the following FMC conferences: After Effects World Conference, Premiere Pro World Conference, FCP X world Conference and Creative Cloud World conference-speak to your digital media specialist for more info.
  • AppleCare Technician, NewTek TriCaster and Avid MC400 courses not included.

On-site Terms and Conditions

Payment

Full estimated payment must be received by Future Media Concepts at the time of registration.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy:

Cancellations received MORE THAN 21 BUSINESS DAYS before the on-site start date are eligible for refunds, but are subject to a $350 administrative fee plus any non-refundable booking costs incurred by FMC.

Cancellations received LESS THAN 21 BUSINESS DAYS before the on-site start date are not eligible for refunds and are liable for 100% of total on-site fees and expenses.

In no event shall FMC be liable for any incidental, indirect, special or consequential damages incurred from cancellation of training.