Terms and Conditions

By signing up to, purchasing or accessing any in person or online course, or online content (website and social media) from birth-ed, you are agreeing to the following:

PAYMENT TERMS

Online Course

Access to the content of the Online Course is after receipt of full payment.

If for any reason you are not fully satisfied with your purchase, we will offer a full refund within 7 days.

We reserve the right to edit, change or withdraw any content of the online course at any stage.

In Person Courses

Your space on any course will be confirmed on receipt of full payment.

In the event that your baby arrives early, and your course was due to take place before your 37th week of pregnancy (full term), a full refund will be offered on receipt of a copy of your baby’s birth certificate. This is the only instance where a refund can be offered for in person courses.

Every effort will be made to rearrange sessions to suit you if required. Once sessions have been confirmed, we may not be able to rearrange them, depending on teacher availability.

Travel beyond 30 minutes from KT7 0RB is charged at £8 per half hour slot (in each direction).

You are responsible for providing adequate parking arrangements- either on a driveway or street with visitor permit. For local pay and display parking, the cost of this will be added to your invoice. Local free parking does not require anything from you.

We reserve the right to cancel, change or alter the dates and venues of any course at any time. If the course changes from the advertised description and you are no longer able to attend, you will be offered a full refund or alternative time or course to suit you at no extra cost.

The participant also agrees that, from time to time, Megan Rossiter or birth-ed may film or record the course for sales, marketing, promotional or quality control purposes. By attending the event, the participant consents to being filmed or recorded for the duration of the event and agree that Megan Rossiter of birth-ed shall retain all Intellectual Property Rights arising from any resulting media. You will be informed before any photography or recording takes place.

Disclaimer

Using Hypnobirthing techniques is not a substitute for the advice of or the presence during birth or any part of pregnancy or labour of a qualified medical practitioner, midwife or obstetrician. It does not represent in fact or otherwise an alternative to appropriate medical care or for professional medical advice in any way shape or form.

Any questions or doubts that you have about the use of Hypnobirthing by you or any third party in any part should be discussed by you with your medical caregiver and the safety of or the appropriateness of this programme to you or any third party whom you represent be confirmed with your medical care giver prior to undertaking the programme.

birth-ed accepts no responsibility for the inappropriate use of Hypnobirthing techniques or complications or harm to any third party resulting from the use of Hypnobirthing techniques as a substitute for medical advice. Hypnobirthing is intended solely as an 'aid' to 'help' increase the comfort of labour and birth and is not in any way a guarantee or promise of expected, imagined or actual outcome of the labour or birth in any way shape or form.

Participation in birth-ed Hypnobirthing classes in any part or in total by any person or third party is undertaken with the understanding by any persons or third party that no litigtion or legal action whatsoever will be initiated or that no form of compensation or reimbursement or refund will be claimed or applied for at any time now or in the future against Megan Rossiter, birth-ed, its instructors, or its representatives under any circumstances whatsoever.

Please note:

The information shared by birth-ed in courses, online or in correspondence is not there to replace medical advice.

We are unable to comment or advise on any personal medical circumstances.

If you have any concerns about your or your baby’s health or wellbeing, you should always contact your midwife or health care provider.

birth-ed accepts no responsibility for any of the decisions you make in regards to your pregnancy and birth.

Taking part in any physical exercises, positions or movements provided by the birth-ed courses should only be done when deemed safe by your midwife or healthcare team. If you have any complexities of pregnancy, please do not complete the physical aspects of the courses.

When taking part in any physical activity on the birth-ed Courses, you are responsible for ensuring your space and equipment are safe to use.

birth-ed accepts no responsibility for injury caused by taking part in any physical activity on the courses.

If you have any concerns, (including but not exclusively) bleeding, pain, reduced movement, feeling of light headedness, sickness, nausea or any unusual feeling- stop, and contact your midwife immediately.

Intellectual Property

Any recording or written material included as part of this course and all rights worldwide (including Intellectual Property Rights) relating thereto respectively are the sole property of Megan Rossiter, birth-ed or others from whom such rights may be derived (whether or not protected by trademark and copyright laws) and may not be used other than for the personal use of the participant without obtaining prior written permission.

birth-ed is a registered trademark in the UK.

GDPR

The participant also agrees that Megan Rossiter and birth-ed shall hold your details on file and on computer and, in accordance with the GDPR Act 2018, you have the right to view, amend or delete your individual file by giving not less than seven days' written notice. We treat your personal data with the utmost care and keep only relevant information to process your booking . We will not sell or give your information to a 3rd party.

By engaging in any content, purchases or otherwise, from birth-ed- you are agreeing to the above terms and conditions.