Terms & conditions
Congratulations on your pregnancy and thank you for booking your course with Get Birth Confident. These terms and conditions form your contract with us. Any booking assumes full and informed compliance to and agreement with all of these terms and conditions of sale.
Paying a deposit secures your space on the course. The deposit amount is stated on the purchase page of the course. It is £49 for the full Private Course. The balance is due 2 weeks before the start of your course. Deposits are non-refundable. Please note: if your balance has not been received 2 weeks before your course start date, you will not be able to attend.
In the event that your baby arrives early, and all sessions of your course were due to take place before your 37th week of pregnancy, a refund will be offered. If your baby arrives part way through a course, you will be offered a pro-rata refund for the weeks missed.
In the unlikely event that the course needs to be cancelled, you would also receive a full refund.
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 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 should be discussed by you with your medical caregiver and the appropriateness of this programme should be confirmed with your medical care giver prior to undertaking the programme.
Charlene Ferguson and Get Birth Confident accept 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.
Participation in Hypnobirthing classes in any part or in total by any person is undertaken with the understanding that no litigation 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 Charlene Ferguson and Get Birth Confident.
All course material provided is for general information purposes only and should not under any circumstances be construed in any way as being particular individual medical advice or instruction. I accept no responsibility for any of the decisions you make in regards to your pregnancy and birth.
Get Birth Confident accepts no responsibility or liability for any injury caused by taking part in any physical activity on the courses. When taking part in any physical activity on our courses, you are responsible for ensuring your space and equipment are safe to use. If you, or your partner, feel unwell whilst attending a course you should immediately seek the advice of your Midwife, GP or other appropriate health professional.
Get Birth Confident accepts no responsibility or liability for any loss, damage to any property arising out of or resulting from attendance at our classes.
Our Contact Details:
Charlene Ferguson, Get Birth Confident
Purposes of Processing Information
We currently collect and process the following information about our clients in order to deliver our service:
Personal contact information: name, address, email & phone number
Information relating to your pregnancy: estimated due date, special circumstances, previous history.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful bases we rely on for processing this information are:
It is necessary to form our contract for services.
We have a legal obligation.
We have a legitimate interest.
For tax purposes, we need to retain your contact information for 5 years
Under the Data Protection legislation, you have the following rights with regards to your personal information:
the right to be informed about the collection and the use of your personal data
the right to access personal data and supplementary information
the right to have inaccurate personal data rectified, or completed if it is incomplete
the right to erasure (to be forgotten) in certain circumstances
the right to restrict processing in certain circumstances
the right to data portability, which allows you to obtain and reuse your personal data for your own purposes across different services
the right to object to processing in certain circumstances
rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling
the right to withdraw consent at any time (where relevant)
the right to complain to the Information Commissioner