Terms and Conditions

Please note these terms and conditions apply unless an agreement otherwise has been made between First Response and the Client

Website "Course Price" Clarification

Course price's detailed on the website are exlusive of VAT and relate to course's within approximatley a 60 mile radius of Walsall, West Midlands.

Should you require courses to be conducted outside of this radius or courses to be split over more sessions than those stated please do not hesitate in contacting us for a quotation.

If parking is not made available on site additional costs will apply.

Payment “Group Bookings”

Full Payment for group bookings is strictly 28 days from invoice date.
Payment is required prior to the course (see certification)

Payment “Open Courses”

Payment for “open courses” is required in full when booking.

Cancellation by Client “Group Bookings”

Courses cancelled, by the client become liable for the following charges:

  • 20 days or more notice = £25 + VAT Admin fee

  • 14 days or more notice = 20% of total cost

  • 7 days or more notice = 50% of total cost

  • Less than 7 days notice = 70% of total cost

  • Less than 36 hours notice = Full amount payable

Cancellation by Client “Open Courses”

Placements cancelled, by the client become liable for the following charges:

  • 14 days or more notice = £25 + VAT Admin fee

  • Less than 14 days notice = No refund

If a candidate fails to attend an open course no refund is given. This also applies to candidates who do not complete the full course. If an open course is not completed candidates would need to re-book onto the next available course and payment in full would be expected.

Certification

Certification shall not be issued until payment has been received

Candidates must complete the full course in order to receive certification

Candidates successfully completing the First Aid at Work and Emergency First Aid at Work courses will recieve First Response First Aid certification as proof of competence valid for 3 years. These courses are delivered; evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidlines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meets the requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Candidates successfully completing the 2 day Paediatric First Aid course will recieve First Response First Aid certification as proof of competence valid for 3 years. This course meets Ofsted requirements and the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage statutory framework.

In addition to our own qualifications First Response First Aid Ltd are also an approved training centre to deliver Ofqual regulated qualifications. Although it is not mandatory should you require certification via this route i.e CIEH etc. additional costs per person as shown below will apply;

Ofqual First Aid 
Level 2 £5 + VAT per person
Level 3 £10 + VAT per person

Ofqual Food, Health & Safety, Teaching & Assessing Qualifications
Level 1 £10 per person
Level 2 £10 per person
Level 3 please see course price guide

Certification – Replacement

Replacement First Response certificates will be supplied at a cost of £10.00 per certificate (inclusive of VAT and postage)

Replacement Ofqual certification i.e CIEH etc. will be supplied at £25.00 per certificate (inclusive of VAT and postage.

Candidate Substitution

Clients may substitute candidates for the course at any time prior to the course commencing. Please inform us as soon as possible.

Unpaid Invoices

First Response reserve the right to charge interest on late payments.
Invoices 45 days or more from invoice date are liable to daily Interest and debt recovery costs.
Interest shall be charged daily at the Bank of England Base Rate +8%  on the outstanding gross amount inclusive of VAT (No VAT is chargeable on the interest itself)

Under late payment legislation debt recovery costs will be charged as follows:

Amount of Debt / Charge

  • up to £999 / £40

  • £1000 - £10,000 / £70

  • £10,000 or more / £100

E-Learning

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