Terms and Conditions
1) Term duration
Each student is enrolled into a 4 lessons per month.
2) Mode of payment
Please make payment by Cash, Internet Bank Transfer or Cheque.
3) Refund of fees
Fees will be forfeited if student is withdrawn midway during the month. In cases that are due to medical reasons supported by a doctor’s letter, the balance of the fees will be returned.
4) Withdrawal Policy
A student may withdraw from the month at any time and receive a refund of the balance of the fees if certified unfit by a medical doctor.
5) Monthly Renewals
Please pay your renewal fees before the current month end or early of the month.
6) Public Holidays
There are no swim classes on:
a) ALL public holidays
b) Eve of Lunar New Year.
Subject to availability, a make-up class will be made. The make-up lesson must be utilized within 30 days otherwise the right to a replacement class will be forfeited. Any refunds in lieu of make-up classes will be at the discretion of SG Sink Or Swim.
7) Pool Hygiene
For all non-toilet trained student, SG Sink Or Swim would like to emphasize strict adherence to the use of swim diapers, which fits the waist and leg areas snugly, to safeguard all other pool users from unnecessary pool closure due to fecal contamination.
8) Adverse Weather and Safety Precautions
a) The swimming instructors and the pool authority reserve the rights to cancel or postpone the swimming lesson in the event of bad weather.
b) Land drills, exercise or water safety talk may be conducted in replacement of the usual practical lesson in the event of bad weather.
c) There will be no make-up lesson, refunds or compensation in the event of bad weather.
d) It is the student's responsibility to inform the instructor if he/she is not feeling well or suffer from any medical conditions.
e) On a bad weather day, the swimming instructor and the pool authority reserve the exclusive rights to cancel the swimming lesson for safety reasons. Once a swimming lesson has started and has to be cancelled due to rain, there will be no makeup lesson. Please attend classes regardless of the weather conditions unless you have been informed that the lesson is cancelled. Lesson can be conducted under drizzling rain. Student / Parent are advised to contact the coach in the event of inclement weather.
a) There will strictly be no refunds, compensation or make-up lesson for any absentees, late coming or cancellation of any sorts.
b) There will only be four lessons in a month regardless of the number of weeks. Only 4 lessons will be conducted on months with 5 weeks. The 5th week will be cancelled unless changed by Instructor.
c) In an effort to give some flexibility without disrupting the integrity of classes. Subject to availability, a make-up class will be made. The make-up lesson must be utilized within 30 days otherwise the right to a replacement class will be forfeited. Any refunds in lieu of make-up classes will be at the discretion of SG Sink Or Swim.
d) Lost time due to late coming or availability of the swimming pool will not be compensated or make up.
e) Last minute cancellation will still be counted as a lesson taken unless instructor is informed 1 day in advanced.
f) Students/ Parents are required to inform the instructor 1 day in advance if they wish to cancel the swimming lesson, after which make up lesson must be arranged with the instructor.
g) Students/ Parents must be responsible to arrange make up lesson if swimming lesson is cancelled.
10) Private/Condo/Club swimming pools
a) Students/ Parents are required to pay for any deposit, entrance fee or parking fee for the instructor.
b) Students/ Parents are required to register our instructors with their residence management if necessary.
c) Students/ Parents are required to inform SG Sink Or Swim instructors of any rules and regulations or operation hours of the swimming pool.
11) Photography & Video
You hereby confer on SG Sink Or Swim the absolute and irrevocable right and permission with respect to the photographs that SG Sink Or Swim has taken of my child / myself in which he/she may be included with others:
a) To copyright the same in SG Sink Or Swim name or any other name that SG Sink Or Swim may select.
b) To use, re-use, publish and re-publish the same in whole or in part, separately or in conjunction with other photographs, in any medium now or hereafter known, and for any purpose
whatsoever, including (but not by way of limitation) illustration, promotion, advertising and trade.
c) To use my name or my child’s name in connection therewith if SG Sink Or Swim so decides. You hereby release and discharge SG Sink Or Swim from all and any claims and demands ensuing from or in connection with the use of the photographs, including
any and all claims for libel and invasion of privacy.
This authorization and release shall inure to the benefit of the legal representatives, licensees and assigns of photographer as well as the person(s) for whom he/she took the photographs.
You fully understand the contents hereof. For children under 16, you represent that you are the parent/guardian of the above named model. You hereby consent to the foregoing on his/her
12) Personal Data Protection
SG Sink Or Swim will not be held responsible for any claims arising out of any injury, damage or loss of life while attending this course and this includes all cost, and expenses incurred as a result of such claims.
14) Right to modification of Terms and Conditions
SG Sink Or Swim reserves the right to amend any of the above Terms and Conditions from time to time as deemed appropriate.
15) Dispute Resolution
Any disputes arising from this terms and conditions must first be submitted for mediation at the Singapore Mediation Centre in accordance with SMC’s prevailing procedures.
16) Right of Third Parties
The Contracts Act (Rights of Third Parties) Act (CAP.53B) shall not under any circumstances apply to any person who is not a party to this Agreement regardless of whether such a person shall be name, referred to, or otherwise identified, or form part of a class of persons so named, referred to or identified, in this Agreement.
These Terms and Conditions and the Enrollment Form shall together constitute the “Agreement” and all references to the “Agreement” shall hereinafter refer to such consolidated documents.