Terms and Conditions

TERMS & CONDITIONS
REGISTRATION / MEMBERSHIP FEE:
An annual membership fee (non refundable) is compulsory for every family and entitles the card holder to be part of the Book and Movie Club and to 5% discount on our cultural events and activities at La Dante. Visit Enrolment Page to download the form.

- RESPONSIBILITY - The Dante Alighieri Society is not liable for the loss, damage or injury to any person or property.
- PUBLIC HOLIDAYS - No lessons will take place on public holidays. Classes cancelled during public holidays will be made up.
- FEES INCLUDE - Lessons, certificates, use of facilities such as the library, free rent of Italian movies and social activities.
- FEES DO NOT INCLUDE - Textbooks or photocopies which must be paid in advance.
- METHOD OF PAYMENT - We recommend you make your payments via electronic transfer (EFT) into our new account:

Società Dante Alighieri - Account: 070994307
Standard Bank - Branch: Thibault Square - Branch code: 020909

LANGUAGE GROUP COURSES:
- THE ENROLMENT IS VALID FOR ONE YEAR. We require only one enrolment form (filled and signed) per student per year.
- PAYMENTS - Fees are payable in advance, payments must be done in full before the beginning of the course. Enrolment is not confirmed unless payment is received by the due date. Should payment not be received by the due date, the student loses the right to participate. Fees may increase on an annual basis. Visit Enrolment Page to download the form.
- MINIMUM NUMBER - Tuition fees are structured for a minimum of six students per class. Higher fees for groups of five students or less will be charged accordingly.
- EXTRA CATCH UP LESSONS - Extra catch up lessons are available at our premises. Visit Enrolment Page to download the form.
- CANCELLATION POLICY - In case of cancellation after the course has started, no refunds or credit notes for future courses will be issued, regardless of whether or not the course participant has begun attending the course.
- AUTOMATIC RENEWAL - Enrolment is extended from course to course unless we receive written notice 30 days before the end of the attending course.

CONVERSATION GROUP COURSES:
- THE ENROLMENT IS VALID FOR ONE YEAR. We require only one enrolment form (filled and signed) per student per year.
- PAYMENTS - Fees are payable in advance, payments must be done in full before the beginning of the course. Enrolment is not confirmed unless payment is received by the due date. Should payment not be received by the due date, the student loses the right to participate. Fees may increase on an annual basis. Visit Enrolment Page to download the form.
- MINIMUM NUMBER - Tuition fees are structured for a minimum of six students per class. Higher fees for groups of five students or less will be charged accordingly.
- CANCELLATION POLICY - In case of cancellation after the course has started, no refunds or credit notes for future courses will be issued, regardless of whether or not the course participant has begun attending the course.
- AUTOMATIC RENEWAL - Enrolment is extended from term to term unless we receive written notice 30 days before the end of the attending course.

PRIVATE TUITION:
• Packets of private lessons are payable in advance and have a validity of three months from the date of the first lesson.
• 24hrs cancellation policy: lessons cancelled with less than 24hrs notice will be charged.
• FEES INCLUDE – Lessons and use of facilities such as the library, free rent of Italian movies and social activities.
• FEES DO NOT INCLUDE - Transport costs for private lessons at home. Textbooks or photocopies must be paid in advance.
 
TERM E CONDITIONS CHILDREN:
 
REGISTRATION / MEMBERSHIP FEE:
An annual membership fee (non refundable) is compulsory for every family and entitles the card holder to be part of the Book and Movie Club and to 5% discount on our cultural events and activities at La Dante. Visit Enrolment Page to download the form.
• RESPONSIBILITY – The Dante Alighieri Society is not liable for the loss, damage or injury to any person or property.
• METHOD OF PAYMENT – we recommend you make your payments via electronic transfer (EFT) into our new account:

Società Dante Alighieri - Account: 070994307
Standard Bank - Branch: Thibault Square - Branch code: 020909

GROUP COURSES:
• THE ENROLMENT IS VALID FOR ONE YEAR. Only one enrolment form (filled and signed) per child per year is required.
• PAYMENTS - Fees are payable in advance – either annually in full (due before 31 December) OR quarterly per instalments. Enrolment is not confirmed unless payment is received by the due date.
Should payment not be received by the due date, the student loses the right to participate. Fees may increase on an annual basis.
• MINIMUM NUMBER - Tuition fees are structured for a minimum of five students per class for extra mural courses (grade 1-12) and six students for courses for Matric and Preparatory. Higher fees for groups of five students or less will be charged accordingly.
• FEES INCLUDE – Lessons, certificates, outings, use of facilities such as the library, free rent of Italian movies and social activities.
• FEES DO NOT INCLUDE – Textbooks must be paid in advance.
• DISCOUNT of 5% on annual tuition fee is extended to siblings.
• PUBLIC HOLIDAYS - No lessons will take place on public holidays. Classes cancelled during public holidays will be made up.
• OTHER PREMISES - Lessons will follow the calendar of the hosting school.
• CANCELLATION POLICY - A written notice of 30 days and a cancellation fee equal of one extra instalment is required before leaving the course. In case of cancellation after the course has started, no refunds or credit notes for future courses will be issued, regardless of whether or not the course participant has begun attending the course.
• AUTOMATIC RENEWAL – Enrolment is extended from year to year unless we receive written notice before 7 December.

PRIVATE TUITION:
• Packets of private lessons are payable in advance and have a validity of three months from the date of the first lesson.
• 24hrs cancellation policy: lessons cancelled with less than 24hrs notice will be charged.
• FEES INCLUDE – Lessons and use of facilities such as the library, free rent of Italian movies and social activities.
• FEES DO NOT INCLUDE - Transport costs for private lessons at home. Textbooks or photocopies must be paid in advance.