TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR TUITION WITH DAVID.T.SMITH
1.All private lessons are conducted following the New South Wales Public/Catholic School termcalendar.
2.All private lessons are 30 minutes in duration,45 and 60 minute lessons by arrangement only.
3.Ensemble lessons areusually 30 - 45 minutes depending on set-up time and arrival,relevant to group size.All ensemble students must agree to commit to at least a term of rehearsals/lessons.
4.Gazetted public holidays will be observed,if your lesson should fall on a gazetted public holiday we will organize with you for a lesson on another day or arrange a double lesson the following week.
5.Lessons may commence at any time during the term.
6.Timetables must be strictly adhered to at all times to achieve a successful outcome and consistency in performance.
1.Can be set up via a phone call or email.
2.Contact details and commitment to a full term are essential to complete enrolment,and to ensure that we can contact you should there be any last minute changes or emergencies.
1.24hours notice is required if a student is unable to attend a lesson.If the required notice is not given,the lesson will be charged as per normal.
2.Please notify David of cancellations by text or phone 0424616394.(note phone calls may not be answered immediately if David is teaching).Text is good option so lesson wont be disrupted.
3.Sickness and/or injury must be notified to David by text or phone ASAP.
4.Catchup lessons are to be organised with David via text ,phone or email and will be accomodated where possible.Depending on the circumstances, the catch up lessons will be at the discretion of David T Smith.
5.Should David not be available for any reason a catchup lesson will be organised.
SCHEDULE OF FEES.
1.All fees are invoiced for the number of weeks in the term or part thereof if a student is unable to attend the full term.
2.All fees are payable by at least the 2nd week of term.
3.Payments can be made via Cash,Cheque or Direct Deposit/Transfer.Bank Details will be included on your invoice.
4.Private lessons at schools/institutions on Drums & or Tuned percussion cost $40 per 30 minute session,home visits for lessons cost $40 per 30 minute session, if the lesson inadvertantly runs into extra time it will in crease to $50 for an hour etc.Ensemblelessons/tuition will be $!0 per session, payment made at the beginning of the term.
5.For accounts not paid by the due date,David T Smith tuition may suspend tuition until accounts are finalised.
TERMINATION OF LESSONS/TUITION.
1.A 2 week notification of termination of studies is required or a cancellation fee/s will apply.
1.Should the student have any form of illness or medical condition, then it is the responsibility of the student/teenager or parent/guardian (primary school students)to notify David viaa phone call or in writing prior to commencement of tuition/lessons.