Terms of Service

These terms and conditions ("Terms of Services") govern your access to and use of ScriptingMaster’s services and website (collectively the "Services"), and any and all information, text, graphics, videos, animations or other materials appearing on the Services (collectively "Content"). ScriptingMaster is a brand of Techna Center, LLC. Techna Center, LLC encourages you to read the Terms of Services carefully before accessing or using the ScriptingMaster’s website. You may want to review this information time to time for any changes.

ScriptingMaster may update and change the Terms of Services from time to time with or without notice. After such changes, your continued use of the Services constitutes your consent to such changes. It is your responsibility to regularly review the most current version of Terms of Services, available at http://www.scriptingmaster.com/terms-of-use.htm.

ScriptingMaster provides Services including, without limitation, online learning, and classroom learning for a range of topics on web and software development, under the brand ScriptingMaster. Your use of the Services is subject to Terms of Services, the Privacy Statement, and any other information in reference to governing the Services provided. Registering for a ScriptingMaster Account ("Account") with us and using of that Account confirms your acceptance of polices and rules established in regards to the Services provided.

If you do not agree with the Terms of Services, you must not register for an Account with us, you must discontinue your use of the Services and cancel your Account if you have already registered with us.

Privacy Policy

Protecting the privacy of our customers and users of Services is important to ScriptingMaster. To receive information about how we collect, use, and protect your information, please visit our notice of Privacy Policy.

Restrictions

You agree to use the Services solely for your own noncommercial use and benefit. If you are a student or instructor, you can share or distribute code, images, or examples from this Site without prior written permission.

You may use the Services to:

  • Access Content
  • Share Content with your students or colleagues for academic use.
  • publish our code, examples, or works in your print or online publications as long as you credit our works.
  • Signup for an Account
  • Access, manage and obtain information about your Account

Please observe the following restrictions that limit your use of the Services:

  • You may not use the Services for any illegal or unauthorized purpose
  • You may not use the Services in any way that interferes or is detrimental to the operation of the services or the access or use of the Services by anyone else.
  • You may not use, transfer or distribute Content contained in the Services in any manner that could compete with the business of ScriptingMaster.

Termination of Services

At its sole discretion, ScriptingMaster reserves the right to discontinue or change the scope of the Services, in whole or in part, at any time without notice or liability.

Modifications

From time to time, ScriptingMaster may change the Services and prices, with or without notice. Any change to the Services, including releases of new features, tools, or resources shall be subject to the Terms of Services. ScriptingMaster may also stop (temporarily or permanently) providing the Services (or any part of the Services) to you or its customers at any time.

Security

You are responsible for maintaining the security of any password, or email address associated in obtaining access to secure areas of Services. Please understand Internet communication is not 100% secure; therefore, ScriptingMaster disclaims liability for any interception or interruption of any communications through the Internet.

Disclaimer of warranties

ScriptingMaster periodically adds, changes, improves, or updates the Content without notice. All code presented on this Site is for illustrative purposes only, without any implied or expressed warranty.

ScriptingMaster makes reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date Content. However, Content and Services are provided "as is" and as available without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including without limitation warranties of accuracy, completeness, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer viruses.

ScriptingMaster hereby disclaims liability for any errors or omissions in the Content available through Services. You assume the full risk of using and accessing Services. ScriptingMaster does not warrant that Services will be uninterrupted or error free. Under no circumstances will ScriptingMaster be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the use or performance of Services.

Links

As a convenience, Services may contain links to third-party websites. Links to such websites do not represent or imply any endorsement by ScriptingMaster of any products or services offered by or information contained in any of the third-party websites. You acknowledge and agree that ScriptingMaster is not responsible or liable for the:

  1. Accuracy of such websites or any information posted on such websites,
  2. Availability of such websites, or
  3. Quality of any product or service, content, products, or services on or available from such websites

By clicking on a third-party link, you acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of such website. ScriptingMaster hereby disclaims liability for any failure of products or services offered or advertised at the third-party websites.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback, comments, and suggestions for improvement to the Services. You may submit your feedback through the Contact or Feedback links (or equivalent).

You acknowledge and agree that all feedback disclosed or submitted to us will be the sole and exclusive property of ScriptingMaster. Furthermore, you irrevocably assign to ScriptingMaster all of your rights, title, and interests in and to all feedback, without claims to compensation.

Copyright & trademarks

As ScriptingMaster respects the intellectual properties of others, any misuse or omission of a trademark should not be regarded as intent to infringe. Where appropriate, we mention the respective companies or owners of a particular trade or service mark. Should you discover any misuse or omission of a trademark or copyright material, please report to us immediately.

ScriptingMaster Account

Some portions of the Services is restricted and requires authorization for access. Unauthorized use of or access to these areas is prohibited and may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution. Attempts to access such areas without authorization may be monitored and recorded. If you do not consent to such monitoring, you should not attempt to access such areas.

To access a restricted area of the Services, you will need an Account. To get an Account, you will need to register or sign up. Once you have submitted your initial registration information, you will be asked to validate your email address. Upon receiving your registration data, we will immediately send you an email to the email address you provide during the registration process. You will need to open this email and click on a link to validate your email address. Once your email address is validated, your Account is active and ready for your use.

You are solely responsible for keeping your account information up-to-date and correct.

In addition to maintaining the security or confidentiality of your password, you are responsible for any and all activities occurring under your Account. In order to protect your personal information, do not share your password with anyone. ScriptingMaster will never send you any unsolicited emails for your password.

ScriptingMaster encourages its customers to choose strong passwords. A strong password contains combination of uppercase or lowercase letters, and numbers. ScriptingMaster is not responsible for any loss of or damages resulting from your failure to comply with the obligations that are part of having a Account.

Account registration

You must provide your legal full name, a valid email address, postal address, and any other information requested in order to complete an Account sign-up request. Only one registration Account is permitted per individual user. Signing up for or maintaining simultaneously more than one Account violates the Terms of Services and may be subject to having your Account(s) terminated at any time. If you need multiple accounts, they must be setup separately by each individual user because shared accounts are not permitted.

By applying for an Account, you agree email is the sole means of communication, notification and billing between you and us.

All registration data must be submitted by a human. Accounts registered by bots or other automated means is strictly prohibited.

Account cancellation

In the event you decide to cancel your Account, your cancellation request will be processed immediately and ScriptingMaster will promptly delete all of your Account related information. Once the Account is cancelled, your Account data cannot be recovered. ScriptingMaster does not accept any responsibility of loss of data due to Account cancellation.

If you choose to cancel your Account, you are solely responsible for doing so properly. To cancel,

  1. Sign in into your Account
  2. Click Account
  3. Click Close Account

Classroom learning

A student or a learner is defined as someone who has or will register for our training class and who is at least 16 years of age. All students interested in attending our training classes must first apply for a free online Account. New students must first complete and validate their online Account registration.

Class registration

For best selection, please register for a course early. All class registration and cancellation requests must be made online with your Account. You must be at least 16 years of age to take class with ScriptingMaster.

Your Account must be current to be eligible for any class registration. If you have any outstanding balance, you must pay it in full before registering for a class.

Student/class substitutions are not allowed.

Prerequisites

Please observe most classes have prerequisites. Prerequisites information for a class is available in Catalog. Before taking an advanced class, be sure you have the necessary knowledge, experience, and skill set to maximize learning. If you are not sure, please contact us for assistance.

Pricing and availability

ScriptingMaster reserves the right to amend, correct pricing errors, availability, registration terms and conditions, or cancel a scheduled class at any time without notice or liability. Course pricing covers all lab fees, course materials, light refreshments (subject to availability), and your Certificate of Completion (if any). Parking or transportation expenses you may incur are not included.

For all courses held at our training site provide the necessary computer hardware and software, and study guides.

Course schedule

Course schedule information for our classroom training programs is provided online under "Catalog." The Catalog is regularly updated depending on demand for our courses. Course scheduling and offerings can be adjusted at our sole discretion, with or without notice.

Course rescheduling (and retake option)

If you are unable to attend your scheduled training class, please reschedule via logging into your Account. Enrollments must be rescheduled, as many times as needed, within 12 months of your first enrollment into the start of the training class.

If you retake a class, you must bring any course material (manual, CD, etc.), you received when you first took the class.

Course cancellation/refunds

If your schedule does not permit you to take a particular class, you can reschedule before the start of the class. If rescheduling is not a viable option, you may cancel the class for a refund. We require at least 48 hours of cancelation in advance to issue a full refund. There will be no refunds if you do not attend a scheduled course or you do not cancel in advance. All refunds are subject to the fees paid. There is no refund for no shows, retakes, or free classes.

Inclement weather or other emergencies

In the event a class is cancelled due to severe weather or other emergency conditions, you may be notified by email or phone. For most up-to-date information regarding class cancellation, please visit our Site. If a course is cancelled, the student may take the class at a later date. The maximum liability for any cancelled course is limited to the fees paid.

Payment

Payment is due in full prior to start of the class. Please note returned checks are subject to $35 fee. Late fee of $30 will be assessed if a payment is not received on time by ScriptingMaster.

ScriptingMaster accepts most major credit/debit cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and PayPal.

All credit cardholders are subject to validation checks and authorization by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card refuses to authorize payment to us, we will not be liable for any delay or refusal of services.

Private training

ScriptingMaster provides various customized learning opportunities based on a learner's needs. Private sessions may or may not be published in our Catalog. A private lesson is not subject to our Retake Policy. No refunds will be issued for private training.

Course completion

In order to complete a course, a student must:

  • Attend the class from start to finish (whether or not they have previously taken parts of the class.)
  • Complete a course evaluation
  • Take and pass an online exam

If applicable, a course competition certificate will be issued only if all of the above conditions have been satisfied.

Copyrighted material

All materials provided during the training may be copyrighted by ScriptingMaster or their respective owners. No part of such classroom training materials may be reproduced without the written permission of the copyright owner.

Liability

ScriptingMaster will not be liable for any consequential, incidental or other indirect damages, even if ScriptingMaster has knowledge of the likelihood of such damagers. In the event ScriptingMaster shall fail to provide training in accordance with Terms of Services, a student's exclusive remedy shall be for ScriptingMaster to repeat the training within a reasonable period of time or ScriptingMaster may elect to refund the fees collected by ScriptingMaster. In no event, shall the liability for damages of ScriptingMaster will exceed the amounts a student actually paid to attend the training.

Student data protection

ScriptingMaster makes reasonable efforts to protect student's data. Students agree to the storage, collection, and processing of their personal data to the extent necessary for course enrollment, and completion, and Account notifications or reminders. Student data is used for the sole purpose of conducting a class and it is never shared with third parties.

Governing law

The Terms of Service shall be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the State of Maryland, USA, and applicable federal laws without respect to any conflict of law principles. You agree that any and all proceedings relating to Services shall be maintained in the courts of the state of Maryland. If any portion of Terms of Services is unlawful, void or unenforceable, it shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.

Contact

For comments, concerns, reproductions, or further information, please direct your inquires through this page or write to us at:

ScriptingMaster.com
Techna Center, LLC
9405 Liberty RD, Suite D-3
Randallstown, MD 21133