A. Subscriptions automatically renew unless you give us at least 60 days’ notice before the end of the Initial Subscription Period or then-current Subscription Renewal Period (as applicable).
B. To the extent permitted by law, all Charges are non-refundable and non-cancellable other than if you validly terminate this Contract because of our breach.
C. You are responsible for the acts and omissions of any user of the Online Course Access as if they were your own acts or omissions (regardless of whether that user was authorised by you or not).
D. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for your use of the Online Course Access, or any actions you take, or conclusions you reach based on your use of the Online Course Access.
E. Important restrictions, obligations, and disclaimers in relation to Online Course Access are set out in clauses 5 and 8. You must review these carefully and, in several areas, it is your responsibility to ensure that any users observe these terms.
F. Important limitations of our liability are set out in clause 9. Subject to exclusions and further limitations, our maximum total liability to you in connection with this Contract:
1.1 We are etrainu Pty Ltd ABN 20 117 967 030 (we, us and our).
1.2 To contact us, please click here and get in touch.
2.1 We use bold text in these Terms to identify where a word has been given a specific meaning. For example, you and your refer to the party that is identified as our customer in an Order.
2.2 We operate a website (Site) to display courses and other training content (Online Courses). You can use the Site to access Online Courses in accordance with these Terms (Online Course Access).
2.3 These terms and conditions (Terms) apply to any Online Course Access by you. If you do not agree to these Terms, you cannot access Online Courses.
2.4 Please follow the prompts to place an order using the Site (Order). Occasionally, we may require you to use our offline order form to place an Order. Our acceptance of your Order takes place when we confirm that we have accepted your Order, either by email or another written confirmation (such as an online message), at which point and on which date (Commencement Date) the Contract between you and us will come into existence.
2.5 The Contract between you and us consists of the following parts and to the extent of any inconsistency, each part will prevail in the following order (with the first-named item prevailing to the greatest extent):
2.6 If you are an Organisation, the Order may specify the number of your employees, officers, contractors, and agents (Users) that are allowed to access an Online Course as part of your Online Course Access. The Order may contain other use restrictions.
3.1 Unless we agree otherwise, you have 12 months to complete an Online Course (Access Period). After that 12-month period, we can remove your access to that Online Course. After your access to an Online Course has expired, you may need to pay again if you want to access that Online Course.
3.2 You may have the choice to access Online Courses by way of a Subscription.
3.3 Any Subscription commences on the Subscription Start Date set out in the Order and continues for:
3.4 Unless either party gives 60 days’ notice before the expiry of the Initial Subscription Period, the Subscription will renew for a period equal to the Initial Subscription Period (Subscription Renewal Period).
3.5 Unless either party gives 60 days’ notice before the expiry of a Subscription Renewal Period, the Subscription will renew for a further Subscription Renewal Period (and will continue to do so).
3.6 If you are an individual, we may (in our discretion) permit you to continue to access your account with us after the end of the Access Period or Subscription Period (as applicable), or following the termination or expiry of this Contract. In that case, you would be able to access your training record and/or order additional Online Course Access.
3.7 If you are an organisation and your Order states that you may give your Users Online Course Access, we may (in our discretion) permit your Users to continue to access their accounts with us after the end of the Access Period or Subscription Period (as applicable), or following the termination or expiry of this Contract. In that case, your Users would be able to access their training record and/or order additional Online Course Access for themselves.
4.1 In consideration of us providing Online Course Access, you must pay our charges (Charges) in accordance with this clause 4. Unless otherwise agreed, we will take your first payment upon acceptance of your Order. Payment may be made by following the relevant Site procedures or as otherwise agreed with us.
4.2 The Charges are the prices quoted by us at the time you submit your Order.
4.3 Our Charges are exclusive of goods and services tax (GST). Where GST is payable in respect of some or all of the Online Course Access, you must pay us such additional amounts in respect of GST, at the applicable rate, at the same time as you pay the Charges.
4.4 Unless otherwise agreed, payment for the Online Course Access is in advance. To the extent permitted by law, all Charges are non-refundable and non-cancellable other than if you validly terminate this Contract because of our breach.
4.5 If we agree that you can pay the Charges other than by way of payment in advance, you must pay any Charges within 14 days of the date of our corresponding invoice.
4.6 You can pay for the Online Course Access using a debit card or credit card. If you provide credit card information to us, you authorise us to charge that credit card for all Charges and an amount to cover any fees we incur in connection with charging that credit card. We will send you an electronic invoice following payment. For any failed or cancelled payments, a $20 administration fee may be charged.
4.7 If you fail to make a payment under the Contract by the due date, then, without limiting our other remedies, you will have to pay interest on the amount unpaid at the daily 11.00 am cash rate quoted on Reuters page RBA30 plus 2%. Interest accrues on a day-to-day basis from the due date up to and including the date of actual payment.
4.8 Unless otherwise agreed, the Charges are payable in Australian Dollars.
4.9 You acknowledge and agree that we can pursue payment collection through formal debt collection third parties if:
All fees and costs incurred in securing these payments will be added to the total payable amount at the time of collection including third-party collection fees and interest.
4.10 Unless we agree otherwise, if you add a new feature or extend your agreed usage allowance (or similar), you will be invoiced for the corresponding amount for the remainder of the corresponding Subscription Period or Access Period (as applicable) regardless of how long remains in that Subscription Period or Access Period. Unless otherwise agreed, there is no pro-rata treatment of such Charges.
4.11 At least 90 days prior to the start of that Subscription Renewal Period, we may submit revised Subscription pricing that will apply during that Subscription Renewal Period.
4.12 You may have the option to purchase credits (Credits) for use on the Site. Credits are available for 12 months from the date of purchase, after which they expire. Unused Credits do not rollover into the next 12-month period.
4.13 For the avoidance of doubt, Course Access will be deemed to have been purchased by you at the time at which you have complied with all relevant Site procedures to enable a key code to be issued to you for the Course Access selected.
5.1 It is your responsibility to ensure that:
5.2 If our ability to provide the Online Course Access is prevented or delayed by any failure by you to fulfil any obligation listed in 5.1:
5.3 You are responsible for all use of the Online Course Access, and must ensure that no person uses the Online Course Access:
5.4 Additionally, you must not:
and must ensure that no person does any of the acts described in clause 5.4(a) to 5.4(f).
5.5 You are responsible for the acts and omissions of any user of the Online Course Access as if they were your own acts or omissions (regardless of whether that user was authorised by you or not).
5.6 You acknowledge and agree that you (and each User, if applicable) that accesses an Online Course is required to accept the Acceptable Use Policy.
5.7 Subject to clause 9.4, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for your use of the Online Course Access, or any actions you take or conclusions you reach based on your use of the Online Course Access.
6.1 As between you and us, all intellectual property rights in or arising out of or in connection with Online Course Access, including any improvements and modifications to the Site or any Online Course, will be owned by us.
6.2 All intellectual property rights in any materials developed or created by us or on our behalf for you as part of Online Course Access vest in us immediately from creation.
6.3 We agree to grant you a fully paid-up, worldwide, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, royalty-free licence during the Subscription Period or Access Period (as applicable) to access the Online Courses as specified in your Order for use in your business (if you are a business) or for your personal purposes (if you are not a business) in accordance with this Contract. You may not sub-license, assign or otherwise transfer the rights granted in this clause 6.3.
6.4 You grant us a fully paid-up, non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, transferable, sub-licensable, irrevocable, perpetual licence to use, copy, modify or incorporate any materials, suggestions, enhancement requests, recommendations feedback or other content provided by you (including users) relating to the operation of the Site and any Online Course Access, for the purpose of providing and improving the Online Course Access and/or running analytics in connection with use of the Online Course Access.
7.1 Each party agrees to comply with its obligations under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and any other legislation affecting privacy, personal information or the collection, handling, storage, processing, use or disclosure of data to the extent that such legislation applies to that party in connection with performance of this Contract (Privacy Laws).
7.4 You must notify us immediately if you become aware of any breach or likely breach of this clause 7.
7.5 You must ensure that your computer network is secure. We are not responsible for the security of your data or your computer network.
8.1 You represent and warrant to us that:
8.2 Subject to clause 9.4, and to the extent permitted by law:
8.3 Among other things, the operation and availability of the systems used for accessing the Online Courses, including computer networks and the internet, can be unpredictable and may from time to time interfere with or prevent access to the Online Courses. Subject to clause 9.4, we are not responsible or liable for any of these failures.
8.4 Subject to clause 9.4 and to the extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all express, statutory and implied conditions, guarantees and warranties in relation to any Online Courses and Online Course Access other than the warranties expressly set out in this Contract.
8.5 If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us.
8.6 Online Course Access is directed to users who are at least 15 years old and are residing in and viewing Online Courses within Australia. We do not represent that Online Course Access is appropriate for use or available in other locations. If you access Online Courses from outside Australia, you do at your risk and you are responsible for compliance with laws applicable to you accessing Online Courses from your location.
8.7 If you are an organisation, and a User is less than 15 years old, you are responsible for ensuring that parental consent has been provided in relation to that User’s access to Online Courses. We may require you to demonstrate your compliance with this clause 8.7.
8.8 Any descriptions or illustrations on our site are published for the sole purpose of giving an approximate idea of the products and services described in them.
8.9 You accept that features, functions, units of measurement and terminology may differ between countries and features designed for one geographical territory or country may not suit or be available to other countries.
8.10 Introductory, trial or promotional access to Online Courses may be subject to additional terms.
8.11 We may, by exception and at our discretion, provide you with a download of content for use on your own e-learning platform. Where this happens, you acknowledge and agree that we have no obligation to keep that material up-to-date. You also agree to comply with any licensing and use restrictions upon which we may condition that use.
9.1 Nothing in this Contract limits or excludes our liability:
9.2 Subject to 9.1 and clause 9.4, we will not be liable to you, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, for any special, indirect or consequential loss arising under or in connection with this Contract, including any:
9.3 Subject to 9.1, 9.2 and 9.4, our maximum aggregate liability to you for any loss or damage or injury arising out of or in connection with this Contract, including any breach by us of this Contract however arising, under any indemnity, in tort (including negligence), under any statute, custom, law or on any other basis:
9.4 Nothing in this Contract is intended to have the effect of excluding, restricting or modifying the application of all or any of the provisions of Part 5-4 of the Australian Consumer Law in Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (ACL), or the exercise of a right conferred by such a provision, or any liability of ours in relation to a failure to comply with a guarantee that applies under Division 1 of Part 3-2 of the ACL to a supply of services and/or services.
9.5 If we are liable to you in relation to a failure to comply with a guarantee that applies under Division 1 of Part 3-2 of the ACL that cannot be excluded, our total liability to you for that failure is limited to, at our option, in the case of a supply of goods, us replacing the goods or paying the cost of having the goods repaired or replaced or supplying equivalent goods or repairing the goods, or in the case of a supply of services, us supplying the services again or paying the cost of having the services supplied again.
9.6 Subject to clause 9.4, any claim by you against us for loss or damage however caused (including by the negligence of us), suffered by you in connection with this Contract must be made within six months of you becoming entitled to make the claim and any claim not made within six months is absolutely barred.
10.1 We each undertake that we will not at any time disclose to any person any confidential information concerning one another’s business, affairs, customers, clients or suppliers, except as permitted by 10.2.
10.2 We each may disclose the other’s confidential information:
10.3 Each of us may only use the other’s confidential information for the purpose of fulfilling our respective obligations under the Contract.
10.4 You agree to allow us to reference you as a customer using our technology on our website and in print copy or marketing material. On request, you will provide us with an approved company logo that we may publish on our website and/or marketing material to communicate such relationship.
11.1 This Contract commences on the Commencement Date and continues until the earlier of:
11.2 Without affecting any of our other rights, we may suspend the performance of the Online Course Access, or terminate this Contract with immediate effect by giving written notice to you if:
11.3 Upon termination of this Contract, we may remove any content, data and material related to your Online Course Access and it is your responsibility to remove or archive that information prior to termination of this Contract.
11.4 Upon termination of this Contract, you must immediately:
11.5 Termination of this Contract does not affect any rights, remedies, obligations or liabilities of the parties that have accrued up to the date of termination, including the right to claim damages for any breach of the Contract that existed at or before the date of termination.
11.6 The provisions of clauses 6.4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16 and 26 and any provision of the Contract that expressly or by implication is intended to come into or continue in force on or after termination or expiry will have full force and effect after termination or expiry of this Contract.
12.1 Unless we agree otherwise, we have no obligation to provide any services or products to you in relation to the Online Course Access, other than to use reasonable endeavours to provide Online Course Access.
13.1 You will maintain complete and accurate records concerning:
13.2 On our request, you must allow us or a third party nominated by us to access during business hours your records and any premises, systems, equipment, personnel and information relating to this Contract in order to audit your compliance with this Contract.
14.1 This clause 14 applies if we have agreed that you are an organisation that is permitted to facilitate its Users to access Online Courses.
14.2 A Training Partnership will be established with a User when either:
14.3 The Training Partner will always be able to access a User’s:
14.4 A Training Partner may, in addition to the information referred to in the preceding paragraph, have access to the following information:
14.5 A Training Partner will also be able to upload Information about Users to the Site. This information may be uploaded so that Users can access it, or it may be uploaded so that only the Training Partner can access it. A Training Partner may also amend certain Information about Users on the Site.
14.6 You or Users may allow any Training Partner access to third-party provider information, or User-created information by making the appropriate selections in your My Training, My Partnerships and My Training Plan pages of the Site. This occurs through use of the Permissions tab and through making information public. Any information which you or a User choose to make public can be viewed by any of a User’s Training Partners.
14.7 Once a Training Partnership is ended:
15.1 We will not be liable or responsible for any failure to perform, or delay in performance of, any of our obligations under the Contract that is caused by any act or event beyond our reasonable control (Event Outside Our Control).
15.2 If an Event Outside Our Control takes place that affects the performance of our obligations under the Contract:
16.1 The parties agree to use best endeavours to resolve in good faith any dispute concerning this Contract.
16.2 If a dispute arises between the parties that cannot be resolved promptly, either party may notify the other party of a formal dispute. Each party must nominate a senior executive to meet within 7 days of the notice (or another agreed period) to try and resolve the dispute.
16.3 Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of, relating to or in connection with this contract, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, shall be resolved by arbitration in accordance with the ACICA Arbitration Rules. The seat of arbitration shall be Brisbane, Australia. The language of the arbitration shall be English. The number of arbitrators shall be one.
17.1 When we refer to “in writing” in these Terms, this includes email.
17.2 Any notice or other communication given by one of us to the other under or regarding the Contract must be in writing and be delivered personally, sent by pre-paid post or email.
17.3 A notice or other communication is deemed to have been received:
17.4 In proving the service of any notice, it will be sufficient to prove, in the case of a letter, that such letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post and, in the case of an email, that such email was sent to the specified email address of the addressee.
17.5 The provisions of this clause will not apply to the service of any proceedings or other documents in any legal action.
18.1 Neither of us may rely on the words or conduct of any other party as being a waiver of any right, power or remedy arising under or in connection with this Contract unless the other party or parties expressly grant a waiver of the right, power or remedy. Any waiver must be in writing, signed by the party granting the waiver and is only effective to the extent set out in that waiver.
18.2 Words or conduct referred to in 18.1 include any delay in exercising a right, any election between rights and remedies and any conduct that might otherwise give rise to an estoppel.
19.1 We may assign or transfer our rights and obligations under the Contract to another entity.
19.2 You may only assign or transfer your rights or your obligations under the Contract to another person if we agree in writing.
19.3 A breach of 19.2 by you entitles us to terminate this Contract.
20.1 If the whole or any part of a provision of this Contract is or becomes invalid or unenforceable under the law of any jurisdiction, it is severed in that jurisdiction to the extent that it is invalid or unenforceable and whether it is in severable terms or not.
20.2 20.1 does not apply if the severance of a provision of this Contract in accordance with that clause would materially affect or alter the nature or effect of the parties’ obligations under this Contract.
Unless we have separately entered into a written contract with you that expressly replaces or modifies these Terms, the Contract is the entire agreement between you and us in relation to its subject matter. You acknowledge that you have not relied on any statement, promise or representation or assurance or warranty that is not set out in the Contract.
We may engage subcontractors to provide any part of the Online Course Access.
23.1 This Contract is not intended to create a relationship between the parties of partnership, joint venture, agency or employer-employee. Each party has no authority to create, assume or otherwise enter into any agreement that imposes rights or obligations on the part of the other party.
23.2 The Contract is between you and us. No other person has any rights to enforce any of its terms.
24.1 We amend these terms from time to time. We will give you written notice of any change to these Terms, and:
24.2 These Terms were most recently updated on March 11, 2021.
No party will make, or permit any person to:
without the prior written consent of the other party, such consent not to be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed, except as required by law, any governmental or regulatory authority (including, without limitation, any relevant securities exchange), any court or other authority of competent jurisdiction.
These terms and conditions, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by Queensland law. You and we both agree that the courts in Queensland will have non-exclusive jurisdiction.