Please read these Terms & Conditions in their entirety prior to making your purchase. If you are unsure about any section of these Terms & Conditions, please contact us at 646-564-3546 so we can assist you.
Changes & Cancellations For 1 Day In-Person Courses
All seminars (in-house & scheduled) are subject to a 25% administration fee if written notice is given at least 5 business days in advance. You may not receive a refund if written notice is not given at least 5 business days in advance. Attendee substitutions are permitted and must be emailed to contact@GreenEdu.com to be processed. In the event that Green Education Services, LLC cancels an event, a 100% refund will be issued or attendees can choose to apply their registration fees to another Green Education Services event. By submitting payment you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.
Changes & Cancellations For 2 Day Or Longer In-Person Courses
Changes or cancellations after 5:00pm (EST) 30 days prior to the class start date will receive a refund but will be charged a 25% late cancellation fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations received within 5 business days of the class start date, or for those who fail to attend the course.
Changes & Cancellations For Live Webinar Courses
All sales are final and refunds are not issued for Live Webinar Courses and Packages, i.e. the Silver LEED GA CMP Package.
Changes & Cancellations For Online Anytime Webinar Packages
All sales are final and refunds are not issued for Online Anytime Webinar Packages, i.e. the Platinum CMP Package.
Changes & Cancellations For All Courses
Green Education Services reserves the right to change instructors at their sole discretion, and changes of this nature will come with or without notice to students. No section of these Terms & Conditions will be affected by a change of instructor, nor will refunds be granted in the event of a change of instructor.
Travel, Lodging, and Other Expenses
Green Education Services has the right to postpone courses given that students have a week of notice. Green Education Services must postpone courses when student registration does not reach the minimum required amount. In the event of a postponed course, students are provided with alternative dates to transfer into. If you must book your travel arrangements (i.e., airline travel) more than a week prior to the class start, please contact Green Education Services to ensure that the course has met minimum registration requirements prior to making your travel arrangements.
Tardiness, Early Departures, and In-Class Certification Examination Assistance
Students must attend at least 75% of course training to qualify as completing the program. Planned tardiness or early departures must be communicated to Green Education Services before the course begins. Students who miss more than 25% of the hours of any scheduled course may transfer to another course session. Please note that a 25% course transfer fee may apply.
For some classes that require certification examinations, the instructor may read the examination questions and answers to students but under no circumstances can they write the answers on behalf of students. This service is provided at the discretion of the instructor and is ultimately mandated by the certifying body (i.e. EPA, OSHA, local States, etc) and is not under direct control of Green Education Services, LLC. All decisions made in class by the instructor with regards to this policy are final and any student that cannot complete the certification exam is not eligible for a refund. Students are encouraged to call and inquire about any writing or comprehension disabilities prior to purchasing a course, as this is the only way to guarantee a student's situation can be accommodated.
Relationship with GBCI, USGBC, & LEED
Green Education Services is not associated with the GBCI, USGBC, or LEED and none of the aforementioned entities endorse Green Education Services in any way. Green Education Services will issue a Certificate of Completion upon successful completion of any of our seminars, but said Certificate does not guarantee that any candidate can take the Green Associate Exam - only the GBCI admits applicants to take the exam. Green Education Services does not administer any of the LEED exams.
Thank you for visiting www.GreenEdu.com
(our "Site"). We appreciate the opportunity to interact with you
on the Internet and are committed to protecting and safeguarding
your privacy. The purpose of this Privacy Statement is to inform
you about the types of information we might collect about you when
you visit our Site, how we may use that information and whether we
disclose that information to anyone.
What Information We Collect and How We Use It
Any information we collect on our Site generally falls into the
Personally Identifiable Information category.
Personally Identifiable Information: This refers to information that lets us know specifically who you are. In general, you can visit our Site without telling us who you are or revealing any Personally Identifiable Information.
Ordering - When you place an order for products or services, we
use FoxyCart (www.foxycart.com), BluePay (www.bluepay.com), and/or
PayPal (www.PayPal.com) to collect Personally Identifiable
Information, such as name, contact and billing information, credit
card, and other transaction information. We use this information
to deliver your order, process payment, and to communicate with
you about the status of your order. Credit card information
submitted with your order is used only for payment processing and
is not retained on our Site. All orders are processed
on secure pages (https) and use SSL (Secure Sockets
Layer) when collecting payments and certain financial and
personal information (like bank account and social security
Sharing Your Information
Except as disclosed in this Privacy Statement, we do not sell, trade, rent, or otherwise retransmit any Personally Identifiable Information we collect online unless we have your permission. Any Personally Identifiable Information you provide to us will be used for your purchases and retained in hard copy form of the original invoice as well as within our database system, which generates our invoices.
From time to time, we may be required to provide Personally Identifiable Information in response to court order, subpoena, or government investigation. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful. We may release Personally Identifiable Information when we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to enforce or apply our Limited Warranty or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others and ourselves.
How To Discontinue All Communications From Us
In the event you wish to have us discontinue communicating with you for any reason, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Remove From All Contact Lists" in the subject line. You will then receive a confirmation email stating that your contact information has been moved to our 'Do Not Contact' list and we will not commmunicate with you any more.
Links To Other Web Sites
Links to third-party Web sites may be provided solely for your information and convenience, or to provide additional information for various other goods and services. If you use these links, you will leave our Site. This Privacy Statement does not cover the information practices of those Web sites linked to our Site, nor do we control their content or privacy policies. We suggest that you carefully review the privacy policies of each site you visit.
Certification Examination Policy
Green Education Services does not guarantee certification for any of its certification courses (including but not limited to BPI - Building Performance Institute - and EPA - Environmental Protection Agency - courses). All students are required to achieve the minimal passing score on all certification exams - Green Education Services cannot control, nor does it claim to control, the content on the examination or the competency of any student taking an exam. In the event that a student fails an examination, Green Education Services does not allow for free retakes of said examination. For questions on the costs of examination retakes please call 1-800-355-1751 for further details. If you are not certain that you will be able to pass a certification examination, call 1-800-355-1751 to ask questions on the certification exam basic knowledge requirements PRIOR to registering for a course.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Green Education Services, and its affiliates, and each of its and their respective officers, directors, agents, co-branders, other partners, and employees, harmless from any and all damage (whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or otherwise), loss, liability, cost and expense (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' and accounting fees) resulting from any claim, demand, suit, proceeding (whether before an arbitrator, court, mediator or otherwise), or investigation made by any third party (each a "Claim") due to or arising out of: your participation in a Green Education Services course or workshop or skill learned or explained in a Green Education Services course or workshop; the courses listed on this Site; your violation of this TOS; your negligence with regards to any procedure taught or explained in a Green Education Services workshop; any and all EPA-levied fines or other penalties related to your own actions; and/or your violation of any rights of another. Green Education Services shall provide notice to you of any such Claim, provided that the failure or delay by Green Education Services in providing such notice shall not limit your obligations hereunder. Green Education Services reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter which is subject to indemnification under this Section, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with all reasonable requests in assisting Green Education Services's defense of such matter.
Submissions of Reviews
In order for you to submit reviews and ratings on the Website, you
acknowledge and agree that:
Changes To This Statement
Any updates or changes to the terms of this Privacy Statement will
be posted here on our Site and the date of the newest version
posted below. Please check back frequently, especially before you
submit any Personally Identifiable Information at our Site, to see
if this Privacy Statement has changed.
By using our Site, you acknowledge acceptance of this Privacy Statement in effect at the time of use. Green Education Services in no way, shape, or form ever guarantees any result (pass/fail) on your exam. Success is largely dependent upon the candidates commitment to a dedicated study plan and other external factors that Green Education Services has no control over.
If you have any concerns about our use of your information or about this Privacy Statement, please send an e-mail to contact@GreenEdu.com. We will make every reasonable effort to address your concerns and remedy any problems you bring to our attention.
In accordance with Green Education Services' policy, we do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, veteran status, or handicap in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities. For inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policy, please contact Zachary A. Rose, CEO, Green Education Services, 11 Broadway, Suite 925, NY, NY 10004; 800-355-1751. In addition, inquiries regarding the application of nondiscrimination policies on race, color, national origin, age, sex, or handicap may be referred to Zach Rose, CEO at the aforementioned address.
This Privacy Statement was last revised on January 17, 2012.