LAst updated : August 2016

Important : Please read these terms before using the GardaWorld Career Development Centre website.


The products and services of GardaWorld are provided by GardaWorld. These terms of use (hereinafter referred to as the "terms") govern your use of the website, applications and other products and services of GardaWorld (hereinafter referred to as the "Services"). As some of our Services may be downloadable software on your computer, phone, tablet or other device, you agree that we may automatically update the software, and that these terms shall apply to put these up-to-date. Please read these terms carefully and contact us if you have any questions. By using our Services, you agree to be bound by these terms, including the policies referenced in these terms. GardaWorld reserves the right to update these terms at any time without notice.

Through its network of Web properties, GardaWorld gives you access to various resources, including tools for development as well as specialized courses. Services, including updates, improvements, new features or adding new Web properties, are subject to the terms of use.


Compliance with the conditions

You may use our Services only in respect of these terms and all applicable law. If any of the Services requires you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information requested on the applicable registration form. There are also a password and a user name.You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and your account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for all the activities in your account. You agree to immediately notify GardaWorld of any use of your account or any other breach of security. GardaWorld cannot be held responsible for any losses you may incur as a result of the use by someone else of your password or of your account, whether you know it or not. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by GardaWorld or a third party as a result of the use by others of your account or your password. You can at any time use someone else's account without the permission of the account holder.

You must accept and act according to the following rules of conduct: you can register for one account. your answers to assignments, quizzes, exams, projects, or other missions will be your own work. you don't realize not available solutions to assignments, quizzes, exams, projects and other tasks available to someone else. This includes the solutions written by you, as well as solutions provided by course staff or others; you will not participate in other activities that improve your results dishonestly or attempting to prejudice the results of others.


Limited license

Subject to these terms and our policies, we grant you a limited, personal, non exclusive license, non-transferable and revocable use of our Services for a period of twelve (12) months. Interruption of service or maintenance of servers, your subscription will not be affected unfavourably. You have the right to download content from our service only for your personal and non-commercial use, unless you get the written consent of GardaWorld for another use. You agree also to create, to use and/or to access only the user account only and don't share it with any third party access to your account or information for the said account. The use of our Services does not grant you ownership nor right of intellectual property Services or content you access. You can change, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, grant under license, broadcast, give or sell information, software, products or services obtained through the Services, nor create derivative works of these. All prices displayed on the site are in Canadian dollars (CAD).


Specialized courses

GardaWorld reserves the right to cancel, interrupt or postpone a course, or change all content course point value or the weighting of all duty, quiz or other assessment.

No provision of these terms or other, to your participation in a course: (a) establish relationship between you and a teaching facility whereby GardaWorld could be affiliated, whatever it is. or (b) don't you registered or not recorded in an educational institution, whatever it is.


Notice specific to software available on this web site

Any software available for download from the Services (hereinafter referred to as the 'software') is a work protected by the copyright of GardaWorld and/or its suppliers. The use of the software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies the software or is understood with him (hereinafter referred to as "license agreement").

The software is available for download only for use by end users according to the license agreement. Any reproduction or redistribution of the software not comply with the license agreement is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in significant civil penalties and criminal. Violators will be prosecuted to the extent possible.

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, it is prohibited to copy or reproduce the software on any other server or to any other place for the purpose of a new reproduction or redistribution, unless this reproduction or redistribution is expressly permitted by the license agreement accompanying the software.

The software is only guaranteed, if any, under the terms of the license agreement. Except the guarantees provided in the license agreement, GardaWorld excluded by the present all the guarantees and conditions relatively to the software, including all warranties and conditions of merchantable quality, whether express, implied, legal,or collateral, adaptation to a particular purpose, title, and absence of counterfeit.

For your convenience, GardaWorld can offer, as part of the services or in its software products, tools and utilities that can be used and/or downloaded. GardaWorld gives no assurance relatively to the accuracy of the results or performance derived from such use of these tools and utilities. Please respect the rights of intellectual property of others when using the tools and utilities provided as part of the services or software products of GardaWorld.


Notice regarding software, documents and services available on this web site

GardaWorld and/or its respective suppliers cannot be held responsible for damages special, indirect or consecutive or damage whatsoever arising from loss of use, loss of data or profits, whether in an action based on a contract, in negligence or another crime, as a result of the use or performance of the software or documents delivery of services or failure to provide services, or information available from the services or relating to such performance, use, delivery or failure.


No unlawful or prohibited use

As a condition of your use of the Services, you can use the Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions and notices. You can use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overload or compromise a server of GardaWorld, or the networks connected to a server of GardaWorld, nor affect the use and enjoyment of the Services by a third party. You can attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the Services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to a server of GardaWorld or one of the Services, through hacking, extraction of passwords or by any other means. You can obtain or attempt to obtain materials or information in a way that has not been made available intentionally through the Services.


Use of the services

Services can include mail services and electronic bulletin board, chat areas, groups of discussion, forums, communities, personal Web pages, calendars, photo albums, binders and/or other utilities message or communication designed for you to communicate with others (each called a "communication service" and collectively "communication services"). You agree to use the services of communication only to post, send and receive messages and material that are appropriate and, where applicable, related to a given communication service.

For example, and not of limited you agree to not to ask one of the following actions when you use the services of communication:

  • Use communication services in association with surveys, contests, pyramid operations, chain letters, spam, spam, or messages that reproduce or are not solicited (commercial or otherwise).
  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights legal (such as the right to privacy and the right of publicity) of others.
  • Publish, view, upload to the server, distribute or disseminate topics, names, material or information inappropriate, hateful, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, indecent or illegal.
  • Tto upload or otherwise make available files that contains images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, for example and not exhaustively, the laws on copyright or trademarks (or by the right to privacy or the right of publicity) unless you don't have or don't control rights in this or that you have obtained all the necessary consents to do so.
  • Use material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Services in any way that violates a copyright, a trademark, a patent, a trade secret or other right of ownership of a portion.
  • Upload on the server of the files containing viruses, horses of Trojans, worms, logic bombs, corrupted files or of other software or similar programs that may damage the operation of a third party's computer or property of a third party.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy goods or services for commercial purposes, unless these communication services allow expressly such messages.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a communication service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, or distributed in this way.
  • Falsify or erase any information relating to the management of copyright, as the indication of origin of the author, legal advice or other advice appropriate, owner designations or labels indicating the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded to the server.
  • Refuse any other user to use communication services and to enjoy it, or stop it.
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines to a particular communication service.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.
  • Violate laws or applicable regulations.
  • Create a false identity to mislead others.
  • Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (for a fee or for free) to a person or entity a directory of users of the Services or any other information related to users or use or any part of such information.

GardaWorld has no obligation to monitor the communication services. However, GardaWorld reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review the material posted on communications services and remove any material. GardaWorld reserves the right to terminate your access to one of the communication services or all of these services at any time and without notice, for any reason whatsoever

GardaWorld reserves the right, at all times, to disclose any information as it deems necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal proceedings or an applicable government request, or to edit, refuse to post or remove any information or material, in whole or in part, in the sole discretion of GardaWorld.

Be always careful when you provide personal information to identify you or to identify your children in communication services. GardaWorld does not control or support the content, messages or information that can be found on any communication service; as a result, GardaWorld rejects expressly responsible communication services and actions resulting from your participation in any communication service. Managers and hosts are not authorized spokespersons of GardaWorld, and their views are not necessarily those of GardaWorld.

Materials uploaded to the communication services may be subject to posted restrictions to usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; It is your responsibility to respect these restrictions if you download the materials.


Links to third party sites

The links in this website will let you leave the site of GardaWorld. The target sites are not under the control of GardaWorld and GardaWorld is not responsible for the content of a target site or link contained in a target site, or of any change or update to such sites. GardaWorld is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from a target site. GardaWorld is providing these links only for reasons of convenience, and the inclusion of a link does not mean that GardaWorld support site.


Compensation

You agree to indemnify, defend, and to clear the GardaWorld Parties from any claim, liability, expense and any damage, including reasonable lawyer fees charged by any third party relatively to: (a) your use or attempted use of the Services in violation of these terms; (b) your violation of any law or any right of a third party, whatever it is; or (c) the content of user, including, but not limited to, any claim of violation or misappropriation of intellectual property or other rights of property rights.


Applicable law and jurisdiction

The Services are managed by GardaWorld, located in Montreal, in the province of Quebec (Canada). You agree that any dispute related to these terms will be governed by the laws of the province of Quebec. You further agree to exclusivity of jurisdiction and place of federal and provincial courts of the Canada and Quebec and as the only legal forum for such dispute.


Revision of the terms

We reserve the right to review the Conditions at all now, at our sole discretion. Any revisions made to the Conditions takes effect immediately, as soon as we publish her. In the event of important changes to the terms, we take reasonable steps to notify you of such changes. In any case, continue to use the Services after publication of such changes, with or without notice from us, is a firm acceptance of the revised terms.


Autonomy of the provisions; waiver

If one of the provisions of these terms shall not apply, this does not affect any of the other provisions. If you violate these terms, and if we do not immediately take measures, this does not mean we waive one any of our rights (including the right to take measures in the future).


Return policy

If you are in breach of the terms of use, you will receive no refund. In addition, if you do not succeed or if you receive an unsatisfactory grade in a course or a specialization, you will not receive a refund.


Your subscription continues for a period of 12 months, unless you cancel it or if GardaWorld suspends or terminates. If you cancel your subscription within a period of thirty (30) days after the commencement of your subscription and you have yet to get a certificate for one of the courses of specialization, GardaWorld offers you a full refund. If you cancel after this time, you will not be refunded (e).


Subject to the provisions of this policy for a refund or a declaration explicit during the registration to a Service, GardaWorld has no obligation to provide refunds for any other Service whatsoever.