Terms & Conditions for VS&R Training

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Schedule of Fees and Charges

VS&R Training is a Registered Training Organisation and operates in accordance with applicable legislation and the Australian Quality Training Framework. VS&R Training is entitled to charge fees for services provided to students undertaking a course of study. These fees are for items such as course materials, administrative support, student services and training and assessment services. We review our fees schedule regularly and endeavour to keep the cost of training down.

When and how do I pay?

Fees are payable once the ‘Place Order’ button has been pressed on our website or by verbal/written agreement with VS&R Training.  Fees should be paid prior to course commencement unless otherwise arranged with VS&R Training.  Payment methods are by credit/debit card, Direct Bank Transfer, Cheque Payment, Request an Invoice.

Cancellation/Refund/Transfer Policy

Public / Scheduled Courses

  • Employers / individuals who give notice to cancel their enrolment more than 3 weekdays prior to the commencement of a program will be entitled to a full refund of fees paid.
  • Employers / individuals who give notice to cancel their enrolment less than 3 weekdays prior to the commencement of a program will not be entitled to any refund or transfer of booking and will be required to honour any purchase order or invoice issued.
  • Employers / individuals who cancel their enrolment after a training program has commenced will not be entitled to a refund of fees or transfer of booking and all purchase orders and invoices issued via our website will be required to be honoured.

Private / Booked Courses:

  • Employers / individuals who give notice to cancel the enrolment of their employees more than 7 weekdays prior to the commencement of a program will be entitled to a full refund of fees paid / cancellation of a purchase order or invoice issued.
  • Employers / individuals who give notice to cancel the enrolment of their employees less than 7 weekdays prior to the commencement of a program will not be entitled to any refund or transfer of booking and will be required to honour any purchase order or invoice issued.
  • Employers / individuals who cancel the enrolment of their employees after a training program has commenced will not be entitled to a refund of fees or transfer of booking and will be required to honour any purchase order issued or invoice issued via a website request.

If an enrolled person/s fail/s to attend (and haven’t provided prior notice of non-attendance) or fail/s to complete a course, they will not be entitled to a refund or transfer of booking and any purchase order or invoice issued following an online request will be required to be honoured.

Discretion may be exercised by the Chief Executive Officer if there are extenuating or significant personal circumstance that led to your withdrawal.

If for any reason VS&R Training is unable to fulfil its service agreement with a student, VS&R Training will refund the student’s proportion of fees paid for services not delivered.

How do I get a refund?

To obtain a refund you are required to give written notice to cancel your enrolment and complete a Refund Request Form. Written notice may be in the form of an email or letter. Where refunds are approved, the refund payment will be paid via electronic funds transfer using the authorised bank account nominated by you. This payment will be made within 14 days from the time you gave written notice to cancel your enrolment.

Literacy & Numeracy & Extra Time Policy   

Students who cannot read & write by themselves &/or need oral ass’ment &/or extra 1 on 1 help will be charged a $100/hour extra fee.

Do I pay GST in my tuition fees?

No – GST is exempt under section 38-85 GSTR 2003/1 Goods and Services Tax, tax ruling. The ruling explains the supply of a course for ‘professional or trade course’ is a GST-free education course.

Training Programs & Fees

All prices are for courses conducted at our training centre. All prices are based on min. 4 people per course. If less than 4, then 4 person equivalent cost or as arranged. NOTE:  All amounts are GST Free.

Chainsaw
2 days     $600   C/saw Maintenance & Cross Cutting
2 days     $600   Basic Tree Felling
1 day       $300   Intermediate Tree Felling
TOTAL      5 days    $1,500 if done consecutively, if done separately, please contact VS&R Training for costings

Confined Space
1 day    $300    – no CPR or BA

Working at Heights
1 day     $300   For anybody working at height & supervisors

 

Literacy & Numeracy & Extra Time Policy

Students who cannot read & write by themselves &/or need oral assessment &/or extra 1 on 1 help will be charged a $100/hour extra fee.

Late Arrival at Training Course

At trainer’s discretion, students who arrive more than 15 minutes after the scheduled start time may be excluded from the course.  If this happens, there will be no refund or transfer of fees and all purchase orders or invoices issued will be required to be honoured.

Miscellaneous Charges
Re-issuing a certificate, qualification or statement of attainment, plastic card $25.00
Replacement of learning material At cost