Terms of Use

Leading Education Applications Ltd details

Leading Education Applications Ltd is a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number whose registered address is 86-90 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4NE and it operates the Website https://leadingeducation.co.uk. The registered VAT number is 331048734. You can contact Leading Education Applications Ltd by email on [email protected].

Introduction

In these terms and conditions, “User” or “Users” means any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by Leading Education Applications Ltd and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing service to Leading Education Applications Ltd and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services. The phrases “The website” or “our website” refer to the domain https://leadingeducation.co.uk and all pages within it (including any sub-domains, unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions). The term “Our services” refers to any documentation, guidance or support offered, whether paid for or free of charge.  Words in their singular include the plural and vice versa.

These terms and conditions apply between you, the User of this Website, and Leading Education Applications Ltd, the owner and operator of this Website. These terms and conditions apply to any and all use of this website (https://leadingeducation.co.uk) and our services, including our school support, courses and events and mentoring and support programmes. Please read these terms and conditions carefully, as they affect your legal rights. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions or you have any confusion or uncertainty regarding the meaning or interpretation of anything listed in this document, please contact your local authority Trading Standards Department or Citizens Advice Bureau.  Alternatively, please refrain from using our website and/or services.

Please note that we may change or modify these terms and conditions at any time with immediate effect (a) for legal, regulatory, fraud and abuse prevention or security reasons; (b) to change existing features or add additional features to our services (where this does not materially adversely affect your use of our services). Please further note that in addition to the above, we reserve the right to change or modify these terms and conditions at any time. Your continued use of our services and continued access of the website after the date on which such notice is posted on the website will constitute your acceptance of that change. If any change is unacceptable to you, you agree not to use the services and to end our agreement and you accept that in such case you will not be entitled to any refund.

In using or accessing this website, you are deemed to have read and agreed to these terms and conditions.

Availability of the Website and disclaimers

  1. Any online facilities, tools, services or information that Leading Education Applications Ltd makes available through the Website (the Service) is provided “as is” and on “as available” basis. We give no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and/or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by the law, we provide no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality. Leading Education Applications Ltd is under no obligation to update information on the Website.
  2. Whilst Leading Education Applications Ltd uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website is secure and free or errors, viruses and other malware, we give no warranty of guaranty in that regard and all Users take responsibility for their own security, that of their personal details and their computers.
  3. Leading Education Applications Ltd accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website.
  4. Leading Education Applications Ltd reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, any products and/or services available. These terms and conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

Intellectual property and acceptable use

  1. All Content included on the Website, unless uploaded by Users, is the property of Leading Education Applications Ltd, our affiliates or other relevant third parties. In these terms and conditions, Content means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website, including any such content uploaded by Users. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such Content is protected by copyright, trademarks, database rights and other intellectual property rights. Nothing on this site shall be construed as granting, by implications, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark, logo or service mark displayed on the site without the owner’s prior written permission
  2. You may, for your own personal, non-commercial use only, do the following:
  • Retrieve, display and view the Content on a computer screen
  • Copy electronically, save and print portions of the Website for your own personal use.
  • These portions of the Website must clearly reference the source: Leading Education Applications Ltd or https://leadingeducation.co.uk
  1. You must not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy, distribute or use for commercial purposes any Content without the written permission of Leading Education Applications Ltd. Any such permission we provide will detail exactly how the information can and cannot be used, and the permission provided must not in any way be exceeded.
  2. No information from the website may be used for any teaching, tutoring or guidance purposes, except with our consent and prior written permission.
  3. No data or information made available on or by this website, or in or by any of our resources as described above, may be used in connection with or to support any business or commercial undertaking (including both for and not-for profit).
  4. All text (and the information represented therein), design, graphics, charts, tables, graphs and other material, and the selection and arrangement thereof, in this website and our associated publications remain our intellectual property in perpetuity. Likewise, our logos, micrologo and favicon and slogans remain our intellectual property. These may not be reproduced, modified or used for any purpose outside their original source, without our express prior written permission.  In particular, logos or trademarks of Leading Education Applications Ltd may not be used to suggest links to or endorsements of any other services of any kind without our express written permission.
  5. The Client is not permitted to make private arrangements for support with a Tutor, contractor or employee introduced by Leading Education Applications Ltd. Should this obligation be breached, Leading Education Applications Ltd shall be entitled to obtain an injunction against the Client to prevent further breaches. This obligation shall continue notwithstanding termination of this agreement.

Limitation of liability

  1. Nothing in these terms and conditions will: (a) limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from our or your negligence, as applicable; (b) limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or (c) limit or exclude any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law.
  2. We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of events beyond our reasonable control.
  • If we fail to comply with these terms and conditions, we are responsible for the loss or damage you suffer that is a foreseeable result of us not complying with them or arises from us failing to use reasonable care and skill, but we are not responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable. Loss or damage is foreseeable if both parties knew it might happen at the time when your initial payment for our services is confirmed or it was obvious that it would happen.
  1. Additionally, we make no representations, promises regarding or warrant the accuracy or efficacy of any information, or any interpretation thereof, provided by the website, our resources, our services or in any other way by Leading Education Applications Ltd.
  2. Any information provided by Leading Education Ltd in any format is to be considered guidance, and every individual is responsible for choosing how they wish to use such information in light of that.
  3. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Leading Education Applications Ltd accepts no liability for any of the following:
  • any business losses, such as loss of profits, income, revenue, anticipated savings, business, contracts, goodwill or commercial opportunities;
  • loss or corruption of any data, database or software;
  • any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.
  1. In brevity, Leading Education Applications Ltd is purely an advisory service; Leading Education Applications Ltd does not give any representation or make any guarantees regarding the outcome of any admissions tests or university applications and cannot be held liable for any unsuccessful outcomes.

Prohibited use

  1. You may not use the Website for any of the following purposes:
  • In any way which causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or interferes with any other person’s use of enjoyment of the Website;
  • In any way which is harmful, unlawful, illegal, abusive, harassing, threatening or otherwise objectionable or in breach of any applicable law, regulation, governmental order;
  • Making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of Content protected by copyright without the permission of the owner.

Ethical Practices

  1. Any disputes with respect to mentoring lessons, scheduling, safeguarding, privacy or any other matter will be investigated by Leading Education Applications Ltd.
  2. All parties are expected to be professional, prompt with time and held to the relevant standard of conduct. Leading Education Applications Ltd reserves the right to terminate the programme if inappropriate behaviour has occurred, including but not limited to safeguarding breaches, plagiarism, and unethical practices.

Cancellations, Transfers and Refunds

  1. All Programmes are fully refundable during the ‘cooling off period.’ The ‘cooling off period’ starts on the day when the initial payment is confirmed and finishes when the services commence with the first programme session being provided to the student.
  2. Any non-attendance, or less than 24 hours’ notice of cancellation of a planned lesson by the customer is deducted from the Programme hours according to the amount of hours planned. Special circumstances will be considered on a case by case basis.
  3. Leading Education Applications Ltd reserves the right to cancel any event or service provision for any reason and at any time at our absolute discretion. In the unlikely event that this occurs, you will be entitled to a full refund of the course fee.
  4. Any payments done in instalments must be completed as agreed at the start. No adjustment or reductions to instalment amounts are possible even if services remain unused.

User Data and Confidentiality

  1. We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.  However, regarding the use of customer/user data, following terms and conditions apply:
  2. We reserve the right to retain for our own use customer details that you have provided us. This is to ensure we continue to provide you with the very best service on any future occasions that you contact us.
  3. If you would like a copy of any personal information we hold about you, please submit a written request to us and this can be arranged for a £10 administrative charge.
  4. If you would like to be completely removed from our database then please contact us explaining your wishes and we will promptly honour your request free of charge.
  5. Occasionally Leading Education Applications Ltd take photographs of the school and public workshops and courses. Leading Education Applications Ltd may use these images in marketing materials, publications, displays, their website and social media sites. Students attending the workshops and courses will often appear in the images taken.  To comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 Leading Education Applications Ltd needs your permission before photographs of the student(s) can be taken.
  • The images taken will be of the activities undertaken throughout the day, showing the students and Leading Education Applications Ltd in a positive light. Embarrassing or distressing images will not be used and images will not be associated with negative or sensitive issues.
  • Leading Education Applications Ltd will use group photographs with very general labels, e.g. “BMAT Mock papers”.
  • Leading Education Applications Ltd will take all reasonable measures to ensure the images are used solely for the purposes for which they are intended, but are not responsible for images that may be used by other websites or publishers or for any consequences arising from publication.
  • If you do not wish to give consent to the student’s image being used in the above ways, please contact us and ask for a non-consent form to complete and return to Leading Education Applications Ltd prior to the workshop or course the student is due to attend.
  1. We may monitor, record, store and use any telephone, email or other communication with you in order to check any instructions given to us, for training purposes, for crime prevention and to improve the quality of our customer service. Communication collected by Leading Education Applications Ltd is not shared or sold to any third party and can be deleted upon written request.

Links to other websites

  1. This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Leading Education Applications Ltd or that of our affiliates.
  2. We assume no responsibility for the content of such Websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss and damage arising out of the use of them.
  3. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
  4. We make no claims of association with any third parties to whose websites our website links; neither do we make any guarantees regarding the accuracy or usefulness of these websites or their content.  
  • These links are provided only for your convenience and we neither hold responsibility for, nor give any warranties for, nor make any representations regarding the content, usefulness or functionality of any such websites and/or services. We are neither responsible for, nor liable in relation to, the content or your use of such websites.
  1. Due to the nature of the internet and any other practical reasons, we cannot guarantee error free operation of this website, and will accept no responsibility for any loss suffered, or claimed to be suffered, as a result of any lack of functionality of our website or any part thereof.

General

  1. You may not transfer any of your rights under these terms and conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under these terms and conditions where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.
  2. These terms and conditions may be varied by us from time to time. Such revised terms will apply to the Website from the date of publication. Users should check the terms and conditions regularly to ensure familiarity with the then current version.
  3. These terms and conditions together with the Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy contain the whole agreement between the parties relating to its subject matter and supersede all prior discussion, arrangements or agreements that might have taken place in relation to the terms and conditions.
  4. The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 shall not apply to these terms and conditions and no third party will have any right to enforce or rely on any provision of these terms and conditions.
  5. If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of th4ese terms and conditions (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of these terms and conditions will not be affected.
  6. Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.
  7. This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales and all disputes arising under the Agreement (including the non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.

Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy

  1. Use of the Website is also governed by our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy, which are incorporated into these terms and conditions by this reference.

As we value our customers’ experience, we would greatly appreciate it if, on discovering any non-functionality, you notify us of the problem encountered. This will allow us to put things right as quickly as possible for the benefit of our customers.