Policy

PAYMENTS 

ALA accepts cash, Visa / Mastercard / American Express, and wire transfers* for payment.  *Please contact us for wire transfer information. There is an additional $25 wire fee assessed.


12-week SESSION AND INTENSIVES

Payments in full or a $1000 deposit per level is due to reserve a space for any session or intensive classes.  If you would like to pay the deposit for a session or intensive class please send an email to office@amblardleatheratelier.com we will send you an invoice to secure your space.   

Payment-in-full or notification of cancellation is due 30 days before the Course Start Date, please see below for cancelation policy.  ALA assumes student will be continuing levels in succession.  If student will not be returning for subsequent levels student needs to notify ALA of discontinuation 30 days prior to the next Course Start Date.  Notification is only valid when received via email.  Verbal notification is not accepted.  Notification must be received and acknowledged by office@amblardleatheratelier.com. 

STUDENT’S RIGHT TO CANCEL AND REFUND POLICY

Please note, all cancellations and refunds are subject to a 5% fee due to non-refundable 3rd party credit card fees.  

EVENING CLASSES
ALA reserves the right to cancel an evening class when the required minimum enrollment is not met.  Notification via phone and email of cancelation will be given by 1pm the day of the scheduled class.  Student may choose to receive a credit toward a future class or a refund.​  

Student may cancel enrollment to an evening class, and receive a full credit to a future class or a refund (minus 5% 3rd party fees), by notifying Amblard Leather Atelier ("ALA") of such cancellation in writing (email acceptable) 72 hours prior (Saturday 6pm) to the scheduled class date. 

No refunds or make-ups will be given for cancellations received 3 days (72 hours) or less, before the class date.  

No refunds or credits for missed classes.  

Credits given do not guarantee placement in a future class, student needs to re-register via our online registration.

12-week SESSION & INTENSIVES
Student may cancel enrollment in a Course, and receive a full refund minus 5% third party vendor fees 30 days prior to the Course Start Date by notifying ALA of such cancellation in writing (email acceptable).  All notifications must be received and acknowledged by office@amblardleatheratelier.com.  Verbal notification is not accepted. 
Cancellations received 29 – 14 days before the first day of class:  Receive a REFUND minus a 10% cancellation fee of the full course cost + 5% 3rd party processing fees.   
Cancellations received 13 - 4 days before the first day of class:  Receive a CREDIT toward a future class minus a 10% cancellation fee of the full course cost.   
No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received 3 days (72 hours) or less, before the first class.​  
If registration is less than 30 days prior to the Course Start Date, student has 7 days from the date on the invoice to cancel enrollment in the course to receive a full refund minus 5% third party vendor fees.  No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received 3 days (72 hours) or less, before the first scheduled class. Credits given do not guarantee placement in future course, student needs to reapply via our online registration.  
NO refunds or credits given after the Course Start Date. 
Student shall receive a full refund in the event that ALA terminates Student's enrollment in the Course prior to the Course Start Date.

ABSENCES & MAKE-UPS (Session & Intensives)
We offer 1 make-up class per 12-week session (12 classes).  Make-ups do not roll over into subsequent sessions.
For any additional make-up classes a 25% rescheduling fee will be charged at time of reschedule.
Reschedule Fees:
Level 1: Full Day: $73 - Morning (10a-1p): $36 - Afternoon (2-6p): $48
Level 2: Full Day: $84 - Morning (10a-1p): $42 - Afternoon (2-6p): $55
Level 3: Full Day: $94  Morning (10a-1p): $47 - Afternoon (2-6p): $62
Level 4: Full Day: $105 - Morning (10a-1p): $51 - Afternoon (2-6p): $68

TERMINATION OF CLASS COURSE 
ALA reserves the right to refuse service to anyone, and may terminate a course or the remaining registered classes for the Course for you individually or the entire class at its discretion, subject to the Refund Policy below. Grounds for termination of a student include but are not limited to the following: If a student behaves or acts in a way constituting a risk or threat of physical injury to themselves, other students, ALA staff, or ALA equipment or premises. 

  • If a student uses abusive language or verbal threats.
  • If a student creates hostile or uncomfortable environment for another students and/or staff.
  • If a parent, or his or hers representative, behaves or acts in a way constituting a risk or threat to themselves, other students, ALA staff, or ALA equipment or premises.

In the event that ALA terminates Student’s enrollment on or following the Course Start Date, verbal notification will be followed by written correspondence within 72 hours of the termination date. Student will receive a pro-rated refund, based on the number of classes remaining as of the effective date of termination, minus Administration Fee, which is 10% of the full Course tuition cost. 

WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS 

Workshops: 
Skiving 1, Skiving 2, Embellish Leather, Tassel & Rosé to receive a full credit or refund (minus 5% 3rd party fees) notifying Amblard Leather Atelier ("ALA") in writing (email acceptable) 7 days prior to the Class Date. 
No refunds or credits for cancellations received 7 days or less, before the seminar date. 

Seminars: 
Tanning 101, All about Alligator,  Stunning Photos to receive a full credit or refund (minus 5% 3rd party fees) notify Amblard Leather Atelier ("ALA") in writing (email acceptable) 7 days prior to the Class Date.  No refunds or credits for cancellations received 3 days or less, before the seminar date. 
ALA reserves the right to cancel a workshop or seminar when the required minimum enrollment is not met.  Notification via email of cancelation will be given 24 hours before the scheduled workshop or seminar.  Student may choose either a full refund or a future class credit.