Thank you for using MiRO Academy.

MiRO Academy’s products and services are provided by MiRO, a division of Hudaco.  These Terms of Use govern your use of MiRO Academy’s website, products and services.  Please read these Terms carefully and contact us if you have any questions.  By using our Services, you agree to be bound to these Terms, including policies referenced in these Terms.

Using MiRO Academy

 Who may use our services:

You may use our services, but only if you can form a binding contract with MiRO Academy, and only in compliance with these Terms and applicable laws.  When you create your MiRO Academy account, and subsequently when you use certain features, you must provide us with accurate and complete information, and you agree to update your information to keep it accurate and complete.

Our licenses to you

Subject to these Terms and our policies (including the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy and other Terms), we grand you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, and revocable license to use our Services.  You may access content from our Services only for your personal, non-commercial use, unless you obtain MiRO Academy’s written permission to otherwise use the content.  You also agree that you will create, access, and or use only one user account, unless expressly permitted by MiRO Academy, and you will not share with any third-party access to or access information from your account.  Using our service does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our services or the content you access.

Content Offerings  

Changes to content offerings

MiRO Academy offers courses and content (“Content Offerings”) from our internal Training Team (“Content Providers”).  While we seek to provide world-class Content offerings, unexpected events do occur.  MiRO Academy reserves the right to cancel, interrupt, reschedule, or modify any Content Offerings, or change the value or weight of any assignment, quiz or other assessment.  Content offerings are subject to the disclaimers and limitation of liability sections below.

No Academic Credit:

While our content providers hold international certification most brand specific training, MiRO Academy is not an accredited learning institute and therefore no credits are given to trainings completed on this platform.

Your Content

User content:

The services enable you to share your content such as quizzes, exams, certificates, posts and or comments you make in forums, with MiRO academy, instructors and or other users.  You retain all intellectual property rights in, and are responsible for, the user content you share.  User content does not include course content or tother materials made available on or placed on MiRO Academy platform by or on behalf of MiRO Academy’s content provider or their instructors using the services.

Feedback:

We welcome your suggestions, ideas, comments, and other feedback regarding the services.  By submitting any feedback, you grant us the right to use the Feedback without any restrictions or any compensation to you.  By accepting your feedback, MiRO Academy does not waive any rights to use similar or related feedback previously known to MiRO, developed by its employees or contractors, or obtained from the sources.

Security:

We care about the security of our users.  While we work to protect the security of your account and related information, MiRO Academy cannot guarantee that unauthorised third parties will not be able to defeat our security measures.  Please notify us immediately of any compromise or unauthorised use of your account by emailing training@miro.co.za

Third party content:

Through the services, you will have the ability to access and/or use content provided by instructors, other users, and or third parties and links to websites and service maintained by third parties.  MiRO Academy cannot guarantee that such third-party content, in the Services or elsewhere, will be free of material you may find objectionable or otherwise inappropriate or of malware other contaminants that may harm your computer, mobile device, or any files therein.  MiRO Academy disclaims any responsibility or liability related to your access or use of, or inability to access and use, such third-party content.

Copyright and trademark policy:

MiRO Academy respects the intellectual property rights of our courses, content providers, and other third parties and expects our users to do the same when using the services.  We have adopted and implement the MiRO Academy copyright and trademark policy in accordance with applicable law, including the digital millennium copyright act.

Education research

MiRO academy is committed to advancing the science of learning and teaching, a and record of your participation in course may be used for education research. In the interest of this research, you may be exposed to variations in the content offerings.  Research finding will typically be reported at the aggregate level. Your personal identity will not be publicly disclosed in any research findings without your express consent.

Paid services from MiRO Academy.

MiRO Academy offers paid services (online training courses) for a fee.  Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in south African Rand.  You are responsible for paying all fees charged by or for MiRO Academy and applicable taxes in a timely manner with a payment mechanism associated with the applicable paid services.  If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees using other collection mechanism.  Fees may vary based on your location and other factors, and MiRO Academy reserves the right to change any fees at any time at its sole discretion.  Any change, update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting through the relevant services.  Refunds may be available for paid services.  Please contact us on training@miro.co.za for more information or assistance.

Modifying and Terminating our Services

We are constantly changing and improving our Services.  We may add or remove functions, features, or requirements, and we may suspend or stop part of our Services altogether.  Accordingly, MiRO Academy may terminate your use of any service for any reason.  We may not be able to deliver the services to certain regions or countries for various reasons, including due to applicable export control requirement or Internet access limitations and restrictions from governments.  None of MiRO Academy, its instructors, its contributors, sponsors, and other business partners, and their employees, contractors and other agents shall have any liability to you for any such action.  You can stop using our service at any time, although we will be sorry to see you go.

Disclaimers

The services and all included content are provided on an “as is” basis without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied.  The MiRO Academy parties specifically disclaim any and all warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness or a particular purpose, and non-infringement, and any warranties arising out of the course of dealing or usage of trade.  The MiRO Academy parties further disclaim any and all liability related to your access or use of the service or any related content.  You acknowledge and agree that any access to or use of the service or such content is at your own risk.

Limitation of liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, the MiRO Academy parties shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages, or any loss of profits or revenues, whether incurred directly or indirectly, or nay loss of data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from: (a) your access to or use or inability to access or use the services; (b) any conduct for content of any party other than the applicable MiRO Academy party, including without limitation, any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct; or (c) unauthorised access, use, or alternation of your content or information.

You acknowledge and agree that the disclaimer and the limitation of liability set forth in this Terms of use reflect a reasonable and fair allocation of risk between you and the MiRO Academy parties, and that these limitations are an essential basis to MiRO Academy’s ability to make the Services available to you on an economically feasible basis.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the MiRO Academy Parties from any and all claims, liabilities, expenses, and damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party related to: (a) you use or attempted use of the services in violation of these terms; (b) your violation of any law or rights of any third party; or (c) user content, including without limitation any claim of infringement or misappropriation of intellectual property or other proprietary rights.

General Terms:

Revisions to the Terms

We reserve the right to revisit the Terms at our sole discretion at any time.  Any revisions to the terms will be effective immediately upon posting by us.  For any material changes to the terms, we will take reasonable steps to notify you of such changes, via a banner on the website, email notification, another method, or combination of methods.  In all cases, your continued use of the services after publication of such changes, with or without notification, constitutes binding acceptance of the revised Terms.

Severability, Waiver

If it turns out that a particular provision of these terms is not enforceable, this will not affect any other Terms.  If you do not comply with these Terms, and we do not take immediate action, this does not indicate that we relinquish any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the further)