Terms of Use

This page outlines the Terms of Use of access to and use of all Techambition resources, online programs and related events.

 

Acknowledgment and acceptance of Terms of Use

Techambition websites operated under the Techambition brand, together with challenge websites for national and regional events which may use or integrate with some of the aforementioned websites (the Site) are owned and operated by Techambition Ltd and/or its subsidiaries and/or licensors (we, us).

The Site refers to any and all access to Techambition resources, via static or mobile devices, in either native or mobile application format. Your access to and use of the Site (collectively, your Access) is conditional on your acceptance and compliance with the terms, conditions, notices and disclaimers contained or referred to on this page (Terms of Use). Your Access to the Site constitutes your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use and that agreement may be enforced by us. If you do not agree with any of these Terms of Use, you must cease using the Site.

These Terms of Use apply to all users, regardless of whether a licence to Access the Site has been purchased by a school / educational institution on behalf of students and teachers, or directly by a student or parent. In the case of students who are minors, permission must be sought by that student’s school or parent / guardian (as applicable) before that student is provided with Access to the Site.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to revise, amend and update the Terms of Use at any time effective on the date of posting to the Site of the new and amended provisions.

 

Privacy

By agreeing to these Terms of Use, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy, which is expressly incorporated herein. Before using the Site, please carefully review our Privacy Policy. All personal information provided to us as a result of your Access will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy, and by Accessing the Site, or allowing your child/student to Access the Site, you consent to the collection, storage, use and dissemination of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 

Ownership of content

The Site, including without limitation all materials displayed on or produced through the Site, information, text, illustrations, graphics, video, sound recordings, software including the code comprising or used to operate the Site, tools, results derived from the use of software and tools, data collected from Access to the Site, names, logos and trade marks on the Site (collectively, Content) and the intellectual property therein belong to us and are protected by copyright, trade mark, trade secrets and other intellectual property laws unless expressly indicated otherwise on the Site.

You must not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, frame, reverse engineer, download onto a computer, upload to a third party, post, transmit or distribute this Content in any way except as expressly provided for in these Terms of Use or with our express prior written consent.

 

User code of conduct and Access rights

Any user, including, students or teachers, found to be in breach of these Terms of Use, acting in a manner that we deem to be inappropriate or inconsistent with the spirit of these Terms of Use (e.g. submitting fraudulent results), or that is unlawful or prohibited by any laws applicable to the Site, may have their Access to the Site revoked.

You must not access or use the Site or the Content in any manner or for any purpose which is illegal or prohibited by any laws that apply to you, violates our rights in any way, or is prohibited by the Terms of Use.

Users of the Site must protect their usernames and passwords from unauthorised use. If you suspect any unauthorized use of your account, please notify us immediately.

You may view the Site using your web browser and save an electronic copy, or print out a copy, of parts of this Site solely for your own personal use, information, research or study, but only if you keep all Content intact and in the same form as presented on the Site (including without limitation all copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices and all advertisements). In the case of school/educational institution customers, you may use the information generated by features of the Site, such as student reports, for non-commercial educational purposes.

You must not use the Content for commercial purposes without first obtaining our express written authority.

You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process, which you employ for accessing the Site, does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference, which may damage your own computer system. We do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system or data, which arises in connection with your Access.

The Site and our Content is continuously evolving. We reserve the right to delete, modify, change, evolve and improve existing Content, including curriculum, product features and tools, at any time without notice or consent.

A paid subscription to any Techambition resource permits the subscribed user access to the resource in its native format across both static and mobile devices. We reserve the right to levy additional charges for access to resources outside of this limitation. In some cases, additional subscription charges may be levied for non-native access, premium additional content, printed content, mobile device access to standalone components of Techambition resources as well as special Techambition educational events or competitions.

Disclaimer and limitation of liability

Although we have no reason to believe that any information contained in this Site is inaccurate, we do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of the information.

We do not accept responsibility for loss suffered as a result of your reliance on the accuracy or currency of information contained in this Site. We and our directors, officers, agents, employees and contractors do not guarantee or warrant the Site will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free or free of viruses. The Content is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including as to accuracy, timeliness and completeness except where warranties are made non-excludable by applicable legislation.

Neither we nor our directors, officers, agents, employees or contractors will be liable for any loss or damage, however arising (whether in negligence or otherwise), in connection with your Access, the Content or any omissions from the Content, except where liability is made non-excludable by applicable legislation.

 

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify us and our directors, officers, agents, employees and contractors and keep us and all of them indemnified, against all loss, actions, proceedings, costs, expenses (including legal fees), claims and damages arising from any breach by you of the Terms of Use, or reliance by you on any information obtained through the Site or your Access to the Site.

 

Copyright

Copyright in this Site (including text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and software) is owned or licensed by us. Other than for the purposes of, and subject to the conditions prescribed under, the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 under the law of United Kingdom and similar legislation which applies in your location, and except as expressly authorised by these Terms of Use, you may not in any form or by any means:

adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this Site; or

commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this Site.

Where copyright legislation in a location includes a remunerated scheme to permit educational institutions to copy or print any part of the Site, we will claim for remuneration under that scheme where worksheets are printed or photocopied by teachers for use by students, and where teachers direct students to print or photocopy worksheets for use by students at school. A worksheet is a page of learning, designed for a student to write on using an ink pen or pencil. This may lead to an increase in the fees for educational institutions to participate in the relevant scheme.

 

Trade Marks

Except where otherwise specified, any word or device to which the TM or ® symbol is attached, is a trademark in which we claim proprietary rights. We also assert all our trademark rights under the common law or otherwise. If you use any of our trademarks in reference to our activities, products or services, you must include a statement attributing that trademark to us. You must not use any of our trademarks:

in or as the whole or part of your own trade marks;

in connection with activities, products or services which are not ours;

in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive;

in a manner that disparages us or our information, products or services (including this Site).

 

Termination

We may terminate access to this Site at any time without notice. The Terms of Use will nevertheless survive any such termination.

 

Links to other websites

The Site may contain links to third party sites (Linked Sites). Linked Sites are not under our control and we are not responsible for the content of any. We provide these hyperlinks to you as convenience only, and the inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement of the Linked Site by us or by our directors, officers, agents, employees and contractors. You link to any Linked Site or subsequent site entirely at your own risk.

Neither we nor our directors, officers, agents, employees and contractors give any representation or warranty as to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of any Linked Sites or subsequent sites, nor do they or we accept any responsibility arising in any way for errors in, or omissions from any Linked Sites or subsequent sites.

 

General

We do not accept any liability for any failure to comply with the Terms of Use where the failure is due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.

Our failure to act in a particular circumstance does not waive our ability to act with respect to that circumstances or similar circumstances.

However, if we expressly waive any rights available to us under these Terms of Use on one occasion, this does not mean that those rights will automatically be waived on any other occasion.

If any of the Terms of Use are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will nevertheless continue in full force.


Governing Law

The laws of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, govern these Terms of Use. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland However, we retain the right to bring legal proceedings in any jurisdiction where we believe that infringement of these Terms of Use is taking place or originating.

 

Standard Subscription Contract Terms

Techambition will supply its products and services to the Customer under a licence to use them (the “Licence”) in accordance with this agreement. The Licence provided to the Customer allows an assigned number of students selected by the Customer the right to use the purchased product(s) at home or school.

Charges to the Customer by Techambition are based on the number of unique students the Customer has requested receive access to the product(s). The Customer can't transfer the right to access the product from an existing student to a new student. If more than the number of assigned students set out in this agreement use the product(s), then Techambition has the right to invoice the Customer for the access provided to the additional students. Where this agreement relates to an individual school subscription, licences must be assigned to student users within the Customer’s school.

The Customer will have access to curriculum, content or tools available within the product(s) at no extra charge. Techambition’s product(s) are continuously evolving. Techambition will provide upgrades and enhancements free of charge. Techambition reserves the right to delete, modify, change, evolve and improve existing curriculum, content or tools at any time without notice to, or consent from, the Customer. Techambition will provide chat and email support services to the Customer. Additional remote or face-to-face training may be chargeable.

The price per student applied to this agreement will also apply to any additional students purchased before the end date of this subscription period. An invoice will be raised once the terms of this quotation are accepted. All amounts will be payable in full within 30 days, unless the invoiced amount is disputed within 15 days from the invoice date. Purchases of Techambition products are non-refundable.

Notice of change to a Customer’s contact information must be provided in writing to Techambition immediately at the time of change.

This is a confidential agreement between Customer and Techambition. Disclosure of pricing information to other persons or entities, external, internal, related or unrelated parties (other than those parties requiring information in the normal course of duties) is strictly prohibited.

The submission of an order assumes that the requester has the full authority to place the order.