1st Option Training: Terms & Conditions

  • General:
    1st Option Training is a trading name of 1st Option Safety Group Ltd (registered number 5533445). All purchases made via this website are subject to the terms and conditions detailed below unless varied in writing by an authorised representative of 1st Option Training.
  • Acceptance of Order:
    The conditions here shall govern the terms upon which we supply training courses. An order is not accepted until 1st Option Training sends written confirmation of the order to the Purchaser. 1stOption Training reserves the right to terminate or withdraw any order without notice to the Purchaser.
  • Course Fee:
    The Course Fee includes attendance of the Training Course and all Training Course hand outs.

    The Course Fee does not include accommodation, meals, travel or any other expenses that may be incurred by participants.
  • Payment Terms:
    The Course Fee is due for payment strictly 30 days from the invoice date or 6 days prior to the Training Course start date if a non-account customer.

    VAT is charged at the current rate of 20%. All prices are exclusive of VAT. VAT Reg No (GB) 868 6859 42
  • Substitutions and Cancellations:
    The Participant:
    A substitute may be enrolled in a participant’s place provided we are notified in writing before the first day of the Training Course. However, two or more participants may not share a place at an event.Customer may cancel or reschedule attendance of any course, but 1st Option Training will apply the following charges:
Notice Period Cancellation Charge per participant
6 working days or more 0% of the course fee (on the condition a course is rescheduled within 14 days of original course date)
2-5 working days 75% of the course fee
0-2 working days 100% of the course fee


  • Cancellations and Changes by 1st Option Training:
    If 1st Option Training changes the location of the Training Course, we will try to give our participants as much advance notice as possible of any such change. If the participant is unable to attend the Training Course at the revised location, we will refund 100% of any prepaid Course Fee. However, we will not be liable for any other costs incurred including (for example) travel charges or any consequential damages, even if we were advised of them.

    If 1st Option Training has to cancel the Training Course for any reason, then we will refund 100% of any prepaid Course Fee, but we will not be liable for any other costs incurred including (for example) travel charges or any consequential damages, even if we were advised of them.
  • Alterations to the Training Course Programme:
    It may become necessary for 1st Option Training to make alterations to the content, instructors, timing, venue or date of the Training Course compared to the advertised programme.
  • Warranty and Liability:
    The participant accepts that it is their responsibility to verify that the Training Course is suitable for the requirements of the participant attending and that the participant has the necessary level of competence to be able to achieve the objectives of the Training Course.

    1st Option Training shall have no liability for any use of, or any inability to use, any material supplied or knowledge gained from participation in the Training Course.1st Option Training’s liability for loss and damage shall be limited to a claim for damages. The maximum aggregate liability will be the charges for the Training Course out of which the loss or damage has arisen. 1st Option Training will not be liable for indirect, special or consequential loss (including loss of anticipated profit or data), howsoever arising, even if it has been advised of such potential loss.
  • Copyright:
    The Training Course content and materials remain the copyright of 1st Option Training. Unauthorised copying or redistribution of the Training Course materials is prohibited unless agreed in advance in writing by 1st Option Training.
  • Assignment:
    Your rights under this Agreement are not property rights and may not be transferred to third parties. You are not authorised to resell any participant places to any external or third parties without the prior written agreement of 1st Option Training.
  • Amendment and Waiver:
    This Agreement may not be amended except in a writing signed by both parties. No waiver of any terms of this Agreement occurs unless in writing signed by the party waiving its rights.
  • Force Majeure:
    1st Option Training shall not be liable or deemed to be in default for any delay or failure in performance under this Agreement resulting directly or indirectly from acts of God, or any causes beyond the reasonable control of 1st Option Training.
  • Notices:
    All notices requests, demands, waivers and other communications under this Agreement shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given if delivered personally or email or mailed (certified or registered mail, postage prepaid) to:The Training Manager, 1st Option Training, Orwell House, 16-18 Berners St, Fitzrovia, London W1T 3LN .E-mail: training@1stoptiontraining.com
  • Your Contact Details:
    1st Option Training will use the contact and participant details you provide during the registration process to provide you with further details regarding this Training Course. We may also include you on our mailing list, which we use to contact you from time to time with information on our other activities and events. You can unsubscribe from the mailing list at any time. We will never provide your details to a third party without your prior consent.
  • General:
    The terms and conditions and details in this document represent a complete statement of the agreement between the parties and supersede all prior discussions, correspondence and representations. Our brochures and advertisements are for information purposes only and are not intended to form any agreement between 1st Option Training and the recipient.

    These terms and conditions are subject to change without notice and changes will apply to any enrolment/Training Course order received after the date of the change. These terms and conditions may not be varied except in a written agreement signed by an officer of 1st Option Training. 1st Option Training’s acceptance of a purchase order containing different terms and conditions does not modify or supersede these terms and conditions. Waiver by 1st Option Training of any of the terms herein or the granting of time or indulgence by 1st Option Training to the Customer shall in no way affect 1st Option Training’s rights hereunder.

    If any provision herein is held to be invalid illegal or unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired. This agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with English Law.