ORACLE UNIVERSITY LEGAL TERMS & POLICIESDefinitions: “You” and “your” refers to the individual or entity that has ordered from Oracle University (“Oracle”) or an authorised distributor the Oracle products and/or services specified in your order. The term “products” refers to the software programs and other products owned or distributed by Oracle which you have ordered, including program documentation. The term “services” refers to the education services which you have ordered. A “named user” is an individual authorised by you to use the products which are installed on a single server, regardless of whether the individual is actively using the product at any given time, and is not transferable.
Applicability: this agreement is valid for and governs the order pursuant to which you are accepting these legal terms and policies.
Ordering/Registration Options:Oracle University accepts customer orders for products and student registrations for Instructor-Led Training services via our web site at http://www.oracle.com/education/or via the phone. You can find your Oracle representative's phone number at http://www.oracle.com/global/uk/education/contact.html.
Payment Options: Contact your local Oracle University sales representative to confirm payment options.
Self-Study CD-ROM: Oracle University Self-Study CD-ROM and Recorded WebClass CD programs may be purchased in different titles and licensed on a named user basis. The titles and quantities licensed to you shall be specified in your order and you are only authorised to access the content in accordance with the terms of your purchase. Included in the license fees for Self-Study CD-ROM and Recorded WebClass CD programs is one year of limited telephone and email support, which is effective upon the effective date of your order. You may obtain such support by emailing Oracle at firstname.lastname@example.org by calling Oracle at the applicable number identified athttp://www.oracle.com/education/support/tbt/tbt_support.html.
Electronic Distribution of Self-Study CD ROM (SSCD): Oracle has made available to you for electronic download at the electronic delivery web site located at the following Internet URL: http://edelivery.oracle.comthe SSCD programs listed in your order. Through the Internet URL, you can access and electronically download to your location the SSCD programs listed in your order. Please be advised that not all programs are available on all hardware/operating system combinations. For current program availability, please check the electronic delivery web site specified above. You acknowledge that Oracle is under no further delivery obligation for the SSCD programs listed in your order, electronic download or otherwise. Customer shall be responsible for installation of the SSCD software.
*Learning Credits: Learning Credits may be used to acquire education products and services offered in the Oracle University online catalogue posted at www.oracle.com/education. Learning Credits may only be used to acquire products and services at the list price in effect at the time you order the relevant product or service, and may not be used for any product or service that is subject to a discount or a promotion when you acquire the relevant product or service. The list price will be reduced by applying the Learning Credits discount specified at the time of your Learning Credits purchase. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the previous three sentences, Learning Credits may also be used to pay taxes, materials and/or expenses related to your order; however, the discount specified in your order will not be applied to such taxes, materials and/or expenses. Learning Credits are valid for a period of 12 months* from the date your order is accepted by Oracle, and you must acquire products and must use any acquired services prior to the end of such period. You may only use Learning Credits in the country in which you acquired them, may not use them as a payment method for additional Learning Credits, and may not use different Learning Credits accounts to acquire a single product or service or to pay related taxes, materials and/or expenses. Learning Credits are non-transferable and non-assignable. You may be required to execute standard Oracle ordering materials when using Learning Credits to order products or services.
*Learning Credits purchased using a valid Oracle agreement coterminate with the expiration date on the agreement used for purchase or after the term of 12 months, whichever is sooner. This may impact the term of your Learning Credits.
Learning Credits accounts will be suspended if payment is not received per the invoice terms of payment.
Enrollment Confirmation Process: Enrollments for Instructor-Led Training and/or Live Virtual Class events are not confirmed until complete payment information is received per the directions in the Order Placed Letter. Oracle University will send you an Enrollment Confirmation email once your enrollment is confirmed in an Instructor–Led Training and/or Live Virtual Class.
Most travel information, including hotels and maps to training locations, are available on our web site at http://www.oracle.com/education/select_country.html.
Product Orders and Shipment: Once you place an order, the payment obligation is non-cancelable and the sum paid is nonrefundable. Orders for shippable products are generally shipped within 7-10 days of an order being placed. If you do not receive your shipment within 3 weeks of placing your order, or if you believe that the contents of your order were damaged during shipping or are defective, please call your Oracle representative.
Live Virtual Class (LVC):
Oracle University Knowledge Center Service: is defined as a web based learning environment hosted by Oracle that provides on demand access to either an individual Oracle University training course (“Online Course”) or to all (or limited content subsets) of the Oracle University training courses available on the Knowledge Center website (“Passport”). The Oracle University Knowledge Center service is available at http://www.oracle.com/education/oukc/, and is made available to you subject to the terms of this agreement and Oracle University's Online Hosting Access Policies, which are located at http://www.oracle.com/education/oukc/hosting_policies.htmland may be updated by Oracle from time to time without notice to you. Online Courses and Passports are made available on a membership basis. In the event that any Oracle programs are made available for download as part of the service, then use of such programs is subject to the terms of this agreement. If you acquire the Oracle University Knowledge Center service, the term shall be one year from the effective date of your order. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY IN YOUR AGREEMENT, ORACLE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE ORACLE UNIVERSITY KNOWLEDGE CENTER SERVICE WILL BE PROVIDED UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
ePractice Exam: Oracle has made a limited number of ePractice exams available to help candidates prepare for the associated exams. After purchasing an ePractice exam, candidates will receive an activation letter through email that will provide instructions on accessing the practice exam. Upon purchase, candidates receive a 180-day subscription to one of the available Oracle Certification ePractice exams, on a named user basis. Oracle University Knowledge Center named user licenses are not transferable. Please note that the subscription does not start at log in, but from the date that is on the activation letter. These ePractice exams are for practice only and DO NOT result in any certification.
OU SUN Certification Retake Exam eVoucher: One Sun Certification Retake Exam eVoucher (eVoucher) is provided with a Sun Value Package purchase. This eVoucher can be redeemed for the first attempt at a Sun certification exam. If the candidate does not pass on the first attempt, this voucher can be used for one retake of the same exam only. The voucher can only be used for a retake of the same exam and only if the candidate did not pass the first attempt. Candidates may not retake a passed exam. When taking the exam, the candidate must answer Yes to the privacy statement that appears prior to the exam. Otherwise, the exam will be forfeited and Oracle will not provide a replacement voucher to the candidate. This eVoucher is valid for 12 months and is not valid after the expiration date on the eVoucher. The eVoucher expiration date cannot be extended. The eVoucher can be used by one personon one attempt plus a retake of the same exam in the event the first attempt was not successful. The eVoucher is non-refundable and cannot be canceled or redeemed for cash or credit. Neither Prometric, Authorized Prometric Testing Centers, nor Oracle and its partners is responsible for a eVoucher that is lost or stolen. The eVoucher is void if altered or revised in any way. The eVoucher may be used by the Purchaser only, except as permitted by a valid Oracle reseller agreement.
Instructor-Led Training Waitlists:Oracle University accepts participant requests for registration into full Instructor-Led Training and Live Web Class events. If space becomes available, participants will be placed into the class and notified. Participants will have 3 days to cancel; thereafter our regular cancellation policy will apply as applicable.
Fees, Taxes and Invoices: All fees payable to Oracle are due per the terms stated in your order. You agree to pay any sales, value-added or other similar taxes imposed by applicable law that Oracle must pay based on the products and/or services you ordered, except for taxes based on Oracle’s income. Also, you will reimburse Oracle for reasonable expenses related to providing the services. Notwithstanding the preceding sentence, expenses for private/onsite classes shall be charged on a per diem basis as specified at the time of your order on our website at http://www.oracle.com/education/privateevents.html. Fees for services listed in your order, located on our web site at http://www.oracle.com/education/ or quoted via the phone are exclusive of taxes and expenses.
You will be charged using the current pricing in effect at the time of your confirmed order placement.
Pricing is only guaranteed if you have a written quote from Oracle University. For orders placed against a quote from Oracle University, you must accept the quote and provide a valid commitment to pay within the quote validity period.For Oracle University products, you are charged or invoiced when the products are shipped or distributed electronically as noted above. For Oracle University Instructor-Led Training and Instructor-Live Web Class events you will be charged or invoiced after class attendance.
Class Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy: Oracle may cancel or reschedule a class at its discretion, and if it does, will use reasonable efforts to notify you at least one week in advance. You will not be charged for the Oracle cancellation or rescheduling.
Oracle is not liable for travel or accommodation costs incurred by students in the event that OU cancels or reschedules an event.
Please notify us as soon as possible of any changes in your scheduled training. Cancel and reschedule requests must be received by Oracle University in email or other written communication.
Student Kit Materials:
Reproduction or distribution to a third party of Student Kit Materials is strictly prohibited. Hard-copy Student Kit Materials are not provided in the classroom for eKit-enabled classes. Hard Copy student kits may be purchased from Oracle University at an additional cost once an eKit class event has been completed.
As noted in the Class Canceling/Rescheduling Policy above, class fees are fully payable and non-refundable once you have downloaded the eKit materials (regardless of how far in advance of the class date you undertake the download). For more details regarding the general eKit delivery and download process, go to http://www.oracle.com/global/uk/education/ekit_terms_policies110108.html.
Oracle University Student Kit Materials are not available or authorized for purchase from any 3rd party. Students who were unable to attend a confirmed class due to unforeseen reasons and have paid the 100% cancellation fee per the terms of the Class Cancellation Policy, may request a copy of the Student Kit Materials used in conjunction with the class. Students must make this request to their Oracle University sales representative within 60 days of the originally scheduled class.
International Instructor Led Training Registrations:
Instructor-Led Training Classroom Environment:
Rights Granted: Upon Oracle’s acceptance of your order, you have the limited right to use the products and receive any services you ordered solely for your internal business operations. Any materials that Oracle provides to you in a class may be used solely by the students participating in that class for the purpose of taking the class.
Ownership and Restrictions: Oracle retains all ownership and intellectual property rights to the products and anything developed by Oracle and delivered to you under your order resulting from the services. You may make a sufficient number of copies of each program for your licensed use and one copy copy of each program media.
You may not
Warranty: THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS". TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ORACLE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, TERMS OR CONDITIONS, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Limitation of Liability: NOTHING IN THIS AGREEMENT SHALL EXCLUDE OR LIMIT THE LIABILITY OF EITHER PARTY FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH CAUSED BY ITS NEGLIGENCE, OR EITHER PARTY’S LIABILITY IN THE TORT OF DECEIT. NEITHER PARTY SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA, OR DATA USE. ORACLE’S MAXIMUM LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR ORDER, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, OR OTHERWISE, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE TOTAL FEES PAID UNDER YOUR ORDER.
This agreement is governed by the substantive and procedural laws of The United Kingdom and you and Oracle agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of, and venue in, the courts in The United Kingdom in any dispute arising out of or relating to this agreement.
You agree to the following, and in the event any of your employees register to take an Oracle class under your order, you will inform them that they will be required to agree to the following in order to participate in the class:
“In consideration for being granted access to the Oracle class location (the “Premises”), you hereby waive any and all claims against Oracle University and the owners of the Premises (if Oracle is not the owner), and their officers, directors, employees and agents (the “Released Parties”) for loss, theft, destruction or damage to any property, including without limitation the business or personal property of your or your employees, agents, guests, invitees or representatives, in, on, or about the Premises, and for injuries to you or your employees, agents, guests, invitees or representatives, in, on, or about the Premises. The Released Parties shall bear no responsibility for the safety of your or your employees, agents, guests, invitees or representatives or their business or personal property while in, on, or about the Premises. This paragraph does not exclude or limit the Released Parties’ gross negligence or intentional misconduct.”