Please read this document carefully. This is a legal agreement between you, a registered user of our website (“Member”) and MBFA LTD ("MBFA") that controls your use of www.ifbbeducation.com or any other domain operated by MBFA LTD (“Website”) and any associated software code, documentation or other materials made available (collectively referred to in this Agreement as the "Content").
By ticking the box “I agree to the Terms and Conditions” within the online enrolment form and/or by making any purchases you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions:
CONDITIONS OF USE
The Content is presented in summary form, is general in nature and is provided for informational purposes only. Please read the section “How the IFBB Academy Educational System works”(http://www.ifbbeducation.com/site-menu-126-el.php), by accepting these terms and conditions you agree that you have read and understood how the IFBB Academy Educational System works which is a part of these Terms and Conditions.
You must be over 18 years of age to register to the Website. You agree to use this Website and its Content only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not the damage or impair the Website or interfere with, infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use of this Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain information or materials through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Website.
You also agree that you will not impersonate any other person, you will provide current, accurate and up-to-date information as required under these terms and conditions and to refrain from providing us with inaccurate, misleading or false information. Providing inaccurate, misleading or false information may result to termination or suspension of your membership, revocation of your certification(s) and your application(s) and no refunds will be applied. This will release MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers from any liability, action and claims of whatsoever nature in connection with, or arising from any such actions.
This Website contains information about fitness, sport and nutrition however MBFA strongly advises that you consult your health care provider before you begin any diet or fitness programs. The information provided herein is not meant to supplement the advice and counsel of your health care provider or other health professionals. The information provided with respect to the Content is not meant to substitute for medical advice from your health care provider. Never disregard, or delay in seeking medical advice because of your use or interpretation of the Content.
In becoming a Member, you affirm that your physician has approved of your use of the Website in general. MBFA reserves the right to refuse or terminate membership to the Website for any reason, including certain medical conditions.
You must have a PC or Macintosh computer, an Internet connection and a printer to use the Website and Content. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers assume no responsibility for computer systems, hardware, software or program malfunctions or for other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature or for lost, late, mutilated, illegible, postage-due, incomplete or misdirected information. Members must provide a valid email address. MBFA reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend provision of the Content should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of MBFA corrupt the administration, security or proper function of the means used to provide the Content.
This Website is an e-learning platform intended for self-study purposes. It is your own responsibility to study and comprehend the material provided in order to pass the exams. For technical support you may contact MBFA during regular business hours by telephone, email or fax if you experience difficulties connecting to or using technical features of the Content during the period of time for which you have paid the applicable fees.
It is essential for us that you practice the theoretical knowledge you have acquired throughout the study of the Website Content. You will be asked to provide evidence that you have gained practical experience in a gym environment by applying this knowledge as marked in the IFBB Academy Educational System section. By accepting these terms and conditions you affirm that your physician has approved of this action.
Moreover, it is your own responsibility to choose a gym environment that matches the needs of the IFBB Academy Educational System (professional gym establishment, qualified trainers). This will release MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers from any liability, action and claims of whatsoever nature in connection with, or arising from this choice.
No refund will be given for fees regarding online courses. In case of failing to pass an online course (after all three attempts to pass the exam have been unsuccessful within the specific time limits as specified in IFBB Academy Educational System) you must reregister, pay the full amount of fees and repeat the study procedure for the course if you wish to pass your exam.
90% of onsite courses fees will be refunded (10% cancellation fees will be charged) only if MBFA receives written notice via email to the official email of theWebsite (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least 30 days prior the date of the event. Any cancellations made within a period shorter than 30 days before the date of the event will result to no refund.
All Content is owned by or licensed to MBFA. MBFA and their licensors retain all proprietary rights to the Content to the fullest extent of their rights. The Content may not be downloaded or reproduced except for use by Members only as prescribed by MBFA.
You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to access and use the Content for the duration of time for which the applicable fees have been paid. You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to print out materials from the Content solely for your own, individual use.
You may not copy, distribute or otherwise share the materials you have printed out with others. In no event may you share your login, password or use of the Content with another person, or transfer, rent, sell, modify, adapt, translate or create derivative works or otherwise dispose of the Content without the prior written consent of MBFA. You may be held legally responsible for any infringement that is caused or encouraged by your failure to abide by the terms of this Agreement. You may not remove, redact or otherwise obscure the copyright, trademark or other notices contained in the Content.
All page headers, logos, custom graphics and button icons are service marks and trademarks of www.ifbbeducation.com or any other domain operated by MBFA LTD. All other trademarks, product and company names and logos cited anywhere on this webWebsite are property of their respective owners.
The process of becoming a member of the Website (a "Member") requires entry of certain personal information and, among other conditions of membership, agreement with these Terms and Conditions in order to gain access to the Content through the Website.
You acknowledge that in connection with the Website, information will be transmitted over local exchange, inter-exchange and Internet backbone carrier lines and through routers, switches and other devices owned, maintained and serviced by third-party local exchange and long distance carriers, Internet service providers and others, all of which are beyond the control and jurisdiction of MBFA and and their suppliers. Accordingly, MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers assume no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the Website.
MBFA reserves the right to alter the Content, the structure, the design and any other aspect of the Content without any prior notice.
The Content comes from sources believed to be accurate, but may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers make no representations about the results to be obtained from using the Website or the Content. The use of the Website and the Content is at your own risk. The graduate Members are responsible to maintain their acquired competencies, and apply acquired knowledge and skills in a way that is appropriate to the unique characteristics of each application. Graduate Members and/or ex-members should make sure that individuals training under their supervision have consulted their health care provider before they begin any diet or training programs. This will release MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers from any liability, action and claims of whatsoever nature in connection with, or arising from any such information instruction or advice, given by any member, ex-member or graduate member, whether directions based on the Content are followed or not.
MBFA their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers do not make any warranty that the Content of the Website satisfies government regulations.
The Content is provided on an "as is" basis without any warranties of any kind. MBFA their licensors and their suppliers, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of third parties` rights and fitness for a particular purpose. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers make no representation or warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, hypertext links to third party websites or communication provided on or through the use of the Website.
MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers do not recommend or endorse any specific test, products or procedures that may be mentioned on the Website. Any opinions expressed in articles on the Website are the opinions of the authors of the articles. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers do not assume any liability for the Content of any material provided on the Website. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors, suppliers and the creators, producers and distributors of the Content disclaim any liability in connection with the advice of the Website or products advertised on the Website. Reliance on any information provided by the Website is accepted solely at your own risk. MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers assume no liability or responsibility for damage or injury to persons or property arising from any use of any product, information, idea or instruction contained in the materials provided to you. MBFA reserves the right to change or discontinue at any time any aspect or feature of the Website.
In no event shall MBFA and, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers or any third parties mentioned on the Website be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, lost profits or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the Website or the Content whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory, and whether or not MBFA is advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the Content. MBFA shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit or proceeding and shall reasonably cooperate with you, at your expense, in your defence of any such claim, suit or proceeding.
All members and graduate members should respect MBFA, IFBB and IFBB Academy rules and regulations and the IFBB code of ethics. Any immoral, illegitimate or other action that may offend MBFA, IFBB and IFBB Academy may result to termination or suspension of your membership and revocation of your certification(s) and no refunds will be applied. This will release MBFA, their officers, directors, personnel, agents, licensors and suppliers from any liability, action and claims of whatsoever nature in connection with, or arising from any such actions.
on these Terms and Conditions.
These Terms and Conditions and any dispute in relation to the materials available for this Website will be governed by the Cyprus Law. The Cypriot courts have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes that may arise out of or in connection with the Terms and Conditions or use of this Website.