COLLEGE CODE ETC


MISSION STATEMENT


 


The college wants to offer flexible courses, for people with busy lives. Courses can be adaptable to take as long as the student requires. We have 2 practical exams a year but sometimes extra ones are added to suit a group of 10 or more students. This depends on commitments & capabilities.


 


COLLEGE RESPONSIBILITIES


To teach the currect syllabus to level 3 standard


To always act in a professional & moral way


To conform to NOS, core curricula and latest government standards such as OFQUAL,


To provide equipment as needed, maintained in an hygeinic condition


To maintain the premises in an hygeinic manner


The college may withdraw students from practical or theory exams at the discretion of the tutor.


The college may withdraw students and refund fees at their discretion


To treat students with respect & courtesy at all times


Provide course objectives & expectations re assignments, assessments & attendance.


Provide statement of required course work prior to commencement


Publish fee charges & extra expenses required


Provide notes & formats for course work


Provide assistance as required re further lessons, theory, different format etc


Offer facilities for disabled learners as practicable


 


STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES


To attend 80% of classes


To submit assignments and case studies when requested in an  acceptable time frame as agreed at the beginning of the course


To act appropriately in lessons and towards tutors and other students


To pay course fees in an acceptable timescale and ultimately before the exams


To pay deposit prior to course with enrolment form


To pay exam fee 8 weeks prior to exams


To abide by college rules and code of practice


Students must not set themselves up as practitioners until they are qualified


 


CODE OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE


Staff & students must:


- always act in a moral & professional way and act with integrity


- maintain standards that do not bring themselves, the college or profession into disrepute


- respect the rights of individuals, parents, carers or guardians


- maintain strict confidentiality procedures (except where disclosure is required by law)


- never diagnose or prescribe


- never work outside our limits of training


- use referral procedures when they apply


- never take advantage of our position or authority


- never discriminate on grounds of sex or sexual orientation, race, religious beliefs, age or disability


- never be disrespectful of other complementary or medical practitioners 


 


 


COMPLAINTS PROCEDURE


 


Any complaint against the college or individual tutor must be made in writing within 1 year.


Applications must be made in writing to the Administrator and must contain full name and address and a signature of the complainant. (Anonymous complaints will not be investigated).


 


 


MALPRACTICE & MALADMINISTRATION POLICY


 


Any suspicion of either should be addressed to the administrator as soon as possible.


This will be investigated by the college and referred to any appropriate body or organization as appropriate.


 


STUDENT APPEALS POLICY


 


All students have the right to appeal about the decision of the college regarding assessment, exam withdrawal, course discontinuement or any other decision.


Any such appeal must be made in writing to the administrator.


 


 


DISRIMINATION POLICY


The college does not discriminate on grounds of sex or sexual orientation, race, religious beliefs, age or disability.


 


 


QUALITY ASSURANCE


The college complies with ITEC rules & regulations regarding training , examination & assessment & maintains the high quality of training expected.


The only tutor maintains CPD and personal development.