Part-time courses:

Fees: In order to book a course, the full fee is payable once a form is submitted online in order to secure a place. Payments may be made by credit or debit card by calling, by bank transfer or in person.

Refunds: are given only if delegates are not accepted onto the course, a course is cancelled or places are full. 

Exam/project fee: A marking fee of £50 is payable directly to the tutor for exam or project marking.

Cancellations: To cancel a place on an evening course, a request must be made in writing to the Course Director two weeks before the scheduled start date of the course. Delegates remain responsible for payment of  fees should they not attend a booked place and not provide the minimum two week notice prior to the course start date. 

Sponsored delegates:  Payments for those being sponsored must be made according to the payment terms on the invoice. Sponsors are bound to pay fees in all cases of a sponsored delegate(s), including in the event of a delegate leaving employment. The sponsors retain the full responsibility of ensuring fees are settled in full. Cancellations on the evening courses require a minimum of two weeks' notice prior to the start date of the course and must be made in writing for the attention of the Course Director. Sponsored delegates unable to start a scheduled intake, may request to have their place transferred to the next intake (a transfer fee of £200 will be invoiced). Alternatively, LSP can accept a replacement delegate from the same organisation.

Transferring a place: if a course delegate wishes to postpone their place and start on the following intake or continue at a later date (a delegate will continue the course at the point that they reached in the previous intake) once they have started, a request must be made in writing to the Course Director two weeks prior to the scheduled start date of the course. Acceptance of this request is at the discretion of the Course Director. A rejoining transfer fee of £200 will be levied for taking a place on a new intake.

Special Offers: offers are avaiable from the date of release of a promotional offer and valid to the date of expiry of the offer on new bookings made on or after the date of release of the offer. They are not valid on bookings made prior to the date the offer was released.They cannot run in conjunction with any other offers, are valid on selected courses and are subject to availability. Offers are limited to one per person or per organisation and cannot be combined with other offers.The usual terms and conditions apply.  

Replacement of certificate: a re-issue fee of £50 is charged for replacement of a certificates. This fee also applies in the event that the original certificate was sent to a previous address as provided by the delegate.

Disruptive Behaviour: The Director and Course Director have the right to remove a delegate from training who causes disruption to other delegates' learning or demonstrates anti-social behaviour. 

 

Disclaimer — LSP reserves the right to change dates and cancel courses. LSP does not accept any liability for any costs or loss that may be incurred..

 

Day courses  EDITING AND PROOFREADING, WRITING OR PICTURE RESEARCH COURSES:

Fees: The full fees are required on booking (full payment must be received in order for the booking to be confirmed). There is no provision for payment of fees in instalments. An invoice will be sent for those being sponsored by employers.

 

Cancellations/refunds: cancellations are accepted with a minimum of a two-week notice prior to the scheduled start date of the day training electronic and non-electronic one, two and three day courses. Cancellation notice must be made in writing for the attention of the Course Director. The full fee is payable if a place is not cancelled two week's in advance of the scheduled start date of the course. Refunds are not made under any circumstamnces once a course has been attended. 

 

Sponsored delegates: Payments for those being sponsored must be made according to the payment terms on the invoice. Sponsors are bound to pay fees for the sponsored delegate(s), including in the event of a delegate leaving employment. The sponsors retain the full responsibility of ensuring fees are settled in full. Cancellations on the evening courses (minus the deposit fee of £200) require a minimum of two weeks' notice prior to the start date of the course and must be made in writing for the attention of the Course Director. Sponsored delegates unable to start a scheduled intake, may request to have their place transferred to the next intake (a transfer fee of £200 will be invoiced). Alternatively, LSP can accept a replacement delegate from the same organisation.

 

Replacement of certificates: a re-issue fee of £50 is charged for replacement certificates. This fee also applies in the event that the original certificate was sent to a previous address as provided by the delegate.

 

Disruptive behaviour: The Director or the Course Director has the right to dismiss from a course any delegate who is disruptive or guilty of misconduct.

 

Day courses — ADOBE & QUARK AND DIGITAL MEDIA COURSES:

If you wish to cancel a course you must notify LSP in writing. Cancellation does not become effective until LSP confirms it has received this. The following cancellation charges apply:

  • More than 5 working days notice: 0% of the cost of the course
  • 5 or less working days notice: 100% of the cost of the course

 

Disclaimer — LSP reserves the right to cancel a course at any time or change dates and courses are run depending on demand. LSP will attempt to re-schedule at a later date or offer a full refund. LSP does not accept any liability for any costs that may be incurred. Under no circumstance will compensation be payable or shall LSP be liable for any loss of profit.