Terms and Conditions


Last Updated: October 13, 2020

Please read the following terms & conditions carefully. These terms & conditions apply to anyone starting an online program or online course with “American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc.” These terms and conditions are a contract between you  and American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc.


Enrollment, Requirements, and Payments:

  1. Enrolling can be made online on our website at www.americantesolphils.com. All module access can be done via connected.americantesolphils.com. The person enrolling must be at least 18 years of age and must provide these requirements upon enrollment: Valid I.D., College or High School TOR. These requirements should be uploaded on our platform by you upon enrollment. American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. states that by paying for a program means that you are officially our student and have read the terms and conditions. You  are also responsible for the accuracy of your personal details. American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. will only deal with you in the event of cancellations or disputes.


  1. You must make the full payment of the specific module access of the program you are enrolled in. American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. does not accept deposit or partial payments or installment payments. All payments should only be made via credit card or debit card using the payment gateway available in our platform. Once your booking has been accepted you will receive an invoice within 24 hours from the time of enrollment. Once that invoice has been generated a contract exists between you and ATI Online Courses and all terms and conditions apply. Once you have received an invoice you may now log in your account and may now access the specific module access in the program you are enrolled in.


Program Prices and On Access Options:

  1. All prices that are advertised on our website are correct at the time of enrollment. However, American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. reserves the right and discretion to change prices at any time. Please check our website for up-to-date prices and special offers before you enroll.


  1. Once you have paid for a specific module program access  you will be sent email confirmation within 24 hours of payment. If you do not receive an email then please contact us at support@americantesolphils.com.


  1. Module Access Options: 


a.) Individual Module Access: This is only when you opted to take a single module at a time. This module access option is only applicable for the Online English Teaching Program.


b.) Phase Module Access: This is when you finish a group of three modules at the same time. This module access option is applicable for both Advanced TESOL Online and Online English Teaching Program.


c.) All Module Access: This is having access to all modules at the same time. This module access option is applicable for both Advanced TESOL Online and Online English Teaching Program.


  1. A one month platform access cost will be included upon your enrollment to any of our programs. A one month platform access means you have access to the specific program module access you are enrolled in for the duration of one month. You will be notified prior to the expiration of your platform access for renewal. Failure to renew a platform access will prevent you from accessing the specific module access you are enrolled in.


  1. Individual Module or Phase Module Access may be changed only to an ALL MODULE Access. Note that the shift is permanent (i.e. you cannot revert to your previous access mode).


  1. Paid specific module program access means that you are limited to only access that module access option. Some modules are designed to be taken in a linear fashion, which means modules will be gated by previous modules.


  1. Discounts or coupon code discounts have expiration dates of the last day it can be used. Expiration dates are stipulated when emailed to you. Discounts or coupon code discounts are non-transferrable upon claiming.


Program Completion and Certifications:

  1. You will not be issued a certificate for incomplete modules and failed submission of assessments, tests, and teaching demos.


  1. You will have an option to purchase a program certificate upon enrollment or after you have finished the program you enrolled in.


  1. American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. will email you to verify the accuracy of your personal details upon completion of our program. You are liable for any changes of your personal details once certificate requests have been made and processed. 


  1. Issuance of a certificate can take about one month or one and half months of processing. Certificates can be picked up in our office or shipped to you at your own expense.


Refunds and Procedure For Changing Access Options:

  1. Upon issuance of your confirmation of enrollment from American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc., you have 5 days to inform us that you are unable to continue with the program. Failure to do so means you forfeit your right to a refund.


  1. If you have accessed the modules, you will be deemed to have started the course and will no longer be able to get a refund; under the full cancellation conditions of courses which are 100% non-refundable.


  1. Individual Module or Phase Module Access may be changed only to an ALL MODULE Access. Eligibility to switch to an ALL MODULE Access will only be applicable to students that have not done the 4th Module of the Program they are enrolled in. Note that the shift is permanent (i.e. you cannot revert to your previous access mode).


Limitation of Liability

American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. does not accept any liability for any loss or additional expense caused by delay or disruption in any nature but not limited to, weather conditions, civil disturbance, industrial action, strikes, wars, floods, sickness or force majeure. Such losses or additional expenses are your responsibility. Force majeure represents unusual or unforeseeable circumstances, which include: war, terrorist activities, riots, natural disasters or nuclear disasters such as fire, flood or adverse weather conditions.



Complaints

If at any time, you are unhappy with the American TESOL Institute Inc. Online Programs, please contact us immediately at hello@americantesolphils.com and we will endeavor to respond as quickly as possible but no more than 30 days following the receipt of your complaint.


Accuracy of Marketing Materials

American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the marketing material in our website is up to date and accurate. We take no responsibility for any information that is deemed incorrect and we will endeavor to do our best to inform you of any changes to the course. We reserve the right to change any of the information in our website at any time we feel appropriate.


The Law and its Jurisdiction:

These terms and conditions and any dispute or claim arising out of and in connection with them or their subject matter (including no contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and shall be construed in accordance with American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. Rules and Regulations and the Courts of Pasig City shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising out of it.


Third Party Rights:

A person that has no connection to the program shall have no rights in the contract.


Once you accept the following Terms and Conditions you enter a contract between American TESOL Philippines Inc. and yourself.

American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. reserves the right to change any of the content, material, prices, offers or time period of the courses at any time. We advise you to read and accept the terms and conditions at the time of enrollment.


Miscellaneous:

If any of these Terms and Conditions are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these Terms and Conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.


Copyright:

All material on this website is owned by American TESOL Institute Philippines Inc. This includes all modules, material, video and audio, graphics, content, design, and appearance. As per the Terms and Conditions no material on this website or related courses cannot be copied or reused by anyone without the permission of American TESOL Philippines Inc.