Scholarships, Student & Unemployed Discounts, Acceptance Criteria, Payment conditions

FEMALE BIPOC FINANCIAL SCHOLARSHIPS on our 200 hr TT. African residents only:
We offer 1 x FULL and 1 x 50% FINANCIAL BIPOC scholarships on our 200hr Yoga Teacher Training course.  
CRITERIA:
The applicant must have yoga practice experience. 
Priority will be given to those from disadvantaged communities and previously disadvantaged populations.
The scholarship is a financial scholarship in that  the applicant must show proof of financial need.
The applicant must be fully committed to the course in full, with regular attendance of the course, classes and home work and will be asked to sign a commitment contract. 


REDUCED FEES FOR FULL TIME STUDENTS and UNEMPLOYED PERSONS: 200HR TT

South African residents only. Must provide proof of studentship or financial need status via documents such as proof of redundancy, unemployment, benefits, bank statements or other documents.  

ACCEPTANCE CRITERIA
We require that you have high standards, accept equity in yoga and commit to doing no harm. You should be ethically aligned with our code of conduct, fully supportive of your fellow trainees, avoid discrimination and keep confidentiality. For the full Code of Conduct Policy please see https://www.yogaalliance.org/Portals/0/policies/Code_Of_Conduct_Yoga_Alliance.pdf

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESERVE ADMISSION TO THOSE THAT ADHERE TO THESE POLICIES AND ARE SEEN TO BE IN ALIGNMENT WITH THE WELLNESS CONNECTION YOGA STANDARDS.

PAYMENTS:
200hr and 300hr Yoga Teacher Training 
Deposit secures your place.


Prior to course start Refunds:
Notice period more than 6 weeks from start date = 100% refund of deposit
Notice period between 2 weeks from start date = no refund
In an emergency or due to serious illness we are happy to offer you a place on another course. Proof must be provided. 

The Wellness Connection reserves the right to cancel a teacher training course should there not be enough attendees. A FULL REFUND WILL BE GIVEN IF THE WELLNESS CONNECTION CANCELS TEACHER TRAININGS OR WORKSHOPS. 

Extensions and refunds after course starts
In emergency situations  trainees will be allowed to postpone assignment deadline dates but not if the course has not been attended and contact hours have not met. All assignments must be completed and passed within 3 months of the finishing date of the respective course. This offer is not included in the initial 200hr course price, it is an extra cost. You will need to pay the respective teacher their rate directly per hour  (minimum of 1 hour) for each assignment assessment session. This applies each time an assessment occurs.  Should your assignment require 6 assessments the rate is 6 hour x the respective teachers rate. You will be invoiced for each assessment and must settle immediately. 

COVID-19 POLICY REFUNDS
Should a course be cancelled due to Covid-19 concerns, trainees can choose to have their course payments fully refunded or used for a placement on a future course. 
We cannot refund travel payments including flights and accommodation and strongly recommend that trainees and applicants take out full travel insurance.