Terms and Conditions


Availability of courses

Courses must be booked in advance

Orders

A booking does not constitute the creation of a contract and Simplyborn reserves the right to decline to process a booking for any reason. If the booking is not able to be fulfilled Simplyborn will promptly refund all monies owing.

Participant cancellation

The fee will be repaid promptly and in full if your baby arrives before the course or in the very unlikely event of the course being cancelled. These are the only circumstances under which a refund will be made.

Course cancellation

Simplyborn reserves the right to amend or cancel any course, course times, dates or published prices. Changes to course prices, times and dates will be advised before the course start date and any course already paid in full will not be subject to the increased price.

Intellectual property

Simplyborn uses the recordings and scripts provided by Katherine Graves of the hypnobirthing centre and hypnobirthing association. These materials and provided in good faith and with the permission of Katherine Graves and may not be used other than for the personal use of the participant without obtaining prior written permission. The participant agrees not to record the course or any part thereof.

Disclaimer

Using hypnobirthing techniques is not a substitute for the advice of or the presence during birth or any part of labour of a qualified medical practitioner, midwife or obstetrician. It does not represent in fact or otherwise an alternative to appropriate medical care or for professional medical advice. Any questions or doubts that you have about the use of hypnobirthing by you or any third party in any part should be discussed by you with your medical practitioner and the safety of or the appropriateness of this programme to you or any third party whom you represent be confirmed with your medical caregiver prior to undertaking the programme.  Simplyborn accepts no responsibility for the inappropriate use of hypnobirthing techniques or complications or harm to any third party resulting from the use of hypnobirthing as a substitute for medical advice. Hypnobirthing is intended solely as an ‘aid’ to help increase the comfort of labour and birth and is not in any way a guarantee or promise of expected, imagined or actual outcome of the labour and birth. Participation in hypnobirthing classes in any part or in total by any person or third party is undertaken with the understanding by any persons or third party that no litigation or legal action whatsoever will be initiated or that no form of compensation or reimbursement or refund will be claimed or applied for at any time now or in the future against Simplyborn under any circumstances whatsoever.

Data protection

The participant also agrees that Simplyborn will hold your details on file and on computer and, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 you are able to view your individual file by giving not less than seven days’ written notice.

Agreement

Any booking of a hypnobirthing class assumes full and informed compliance to and agreement with all of these terms and conditions of sale. In the event of a dispute, English law pertains.