A light lunch, tea and coffee is provided at no charge on all non-residential courses.
Please bring to your course the required level of Covid-19 personal protection equipment and be prepared to follow government guidelines to help us keep you and others safe during your course with us.
All course deposits are non-refundable but if we have to postpone your course due to the Covid-19 virus, (and any other variants of Covid-19) your deposit will be moved to a later scheduled course date of your choice.
We will send a receipt and an invoice eight weeks prior to your course for the balance. This is payable by return please. Courses booked less than eight weeks in advance should be paid in full at the time of booking.
If you postpone more than eight weeks prior to the start date of your course (or series of courses) we will arrange a new date, free of charge. If you postpone within eight weeks of your course, we will ask you for 50% of the course fee, unless we can fill the space, in which case you will be charged a £35.00 fee to cover the costs of finding someone to take your place. If you cancel more than eight weeks prior to your course (or series of courses); you will lose your deposit(s). If you cancel within eight weeks of your course (or series of courses); you will lose your course fee(s).
All course manuals are not to be reproduced without written permission.
We recommend the use of appropriate eye protection and face masks whenever using solvents. We also recommend you wear the appropriate eye protection when using hand tools and an appropriate dust mask when engaged in any activity that creates dust. We further recommend the wearing of an apron and footwear that ensures a sure footing. Always follow instructions, particularly when using sharp tools and please ask if you are unsure about anything. Your safety is paramount. Rubber gloves must always be worn whenever using hot water or handling solvents and chemicals. Please provide your own rubber gloves, apron, eye protection and face masks. Call Peter Thomson on 01392 432786 if you have any questions regarding the safety equipment to bring.
You agree to abide by all health and safety recommendations and consult the course provider before engaging on any task that could cause any kind of injury and not to hold Thomson Antiques, the course providers, responsible for any injuries sustained during your course.
It is understood that the diploma offered by Thomson Antiques is issued by us and not any outside body. Thomson Antiques, the course providers, cannot guarantee that all students will reach a high enough standard within the allotted weeks of their course to receive a diploma (this applies to the diploma course only). In these cases extra weeks can be added.
Thomson Antiques may at any time, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, amend these terms and conditions by posting the amended terms and conditions on their website. Please book only after having read and agreed to the above terms and conditions.
We will provide bank details for your payment at the time we confirm your course dates over the phone or by email. Please make payment through your bank, a faster payment transfer or send a cheque made out to Thomson Antiques if you prefer.
If outside the UK please use an international bank transfer.
Your course place is reserved only after the deposit is paid and booking form has been received.