ZINTM MEMBERSHIP & LICENSE AGREEMENT
Participants attending and completing the Basic Steps Level 1 or 2 Instructor Training Course will receive a Zumba “Certificate of Completion”. This document grants you the right to teach basic Zumba® classes for up to one year (12 months from the date of the training) and use the trademark ZUMBA® on your individual class schedule (proper use: “Zumba® class”). You cannot transfer this right to any other person, company or association.
Upon completion of the training, you will be eligible to join the Zumba Instructor Network (ZIN™ ). The ZIN™ program provides numerous benefits and resources in the areas of Marketing, Continuing Education, Community, and Entrepreneurship. Your membership allows you to teach Zumba® classes for a lifetime as long as you remain a ZIN member in good standing. In addition, you will be granted a limited license to use Zumba® trademarks and logos, slogans, fitness music, images and our world-class marketing materials. You cannot transfer this right to any other person, company or association.
ZIN members attending and completing a Specialty (Aqua Zumba®, Zumba® Toning, Zumba Gold®, Zumbatomic®, Zumba® in the Circuit, Zumba® Gold-Toning or any other Specialty created by Zumba Fitness, LLC.) Instructor Training Course will receive the corresponding “Certificate of Completion”. This certificate grants you the right to teach the corresponding specialty Zumba classes for as long as you are a ZIN member in good standing. You cannot transfer this right to any other person, company or association.
More information about ZIN membership will be provided at the training
Your Instructor Training Course funds are available for a year from the date of your original registration. If you are unable to attend your scheduled training, you may place your credits on hold for up to 1 year of your original registration date. When you find an available training to transfer into, you can use your existing credits. If you transfer 21 days or more (i.e. 21, 22, 23 days, etc.) before your training date, there is a $5.00 USD transfer fee due at the time of the transfer for self-serve, online transfers. If you transfer less than 21 days (i.e. 20, 19, 18 days, etc.) from your training date or anytime after your training date, there is a $15.00 USD transfer fee for self-serve, online transfers. You also will be responsible for any price increases. (For example, if you signed up at an early bird rate and the new training is at a rush rate, you will be charged the difference in addition to the transfer fee). If you choose to process your transfer by phone, an additional $15.00 processing fee will be applied. After one calendar year from the date you submitted your original registration form, your ability to transfer expires and you forfeit your funds that were on hold. To proceed with your transfer, please log in to your Instructor Account on zumba.com.
If you are unable to attend your training and cannot attend a future training, you can request a refund. If you cancel your registration 21 days or more (i.e. 21, 22, 23, days etc.) before your training date, you will incur a $25 cancellation fee. A $75 cancellation fee will apply for all cancellation requests received within 21 days or less (i.e. 20, 19, 18 days, etc.) from your training date or anytime after your training date. If you choose to process your cancellation by phone, an additional $15.00 processing fee will be applied. To proceed with your cancellation, please log in to your Instructor Account on zumba.com.
Zumba Fitness, LLC, in conjunction with the host facility, will determine if a training is canceled due to inclement weather. If a training is canceled, the participants will be notified by 8pm the evening before the training. If the training is not canceled but the weather becomes treacherous overnight, the trainer (Zumba Education Specialist) will send an email to participants in the morning. In any event, a participant should not take any risks to his/her safety. If the training is canceled, the trainer will contact each participant to discuss options of transfer or refund (fees will be waived). If the training is not canceled, and a participant cannot make it due to inclement weather in his/her area, the trainer will contact the participant after the training to discuss options. (Please note that Zumba Fitness, LLC is not responsible for travel fees incurred or lost due to inclement weather.)
A participant must be 18 years or older to attend any Zumba Instructor Training Course. A 16 or 17 year old may attend a training on his/her own, but the/she must have a letter from his/her parent, and both parent and child must sign the liability form at the training. If you are 16 or 17 year old, please contact the instructor of the training for more information.
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