TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Effective Date: Jan 5 , 2022
The parties referred to in these Terms of Registration shall be defined as follows:
a) Owner, Us, We: The Owner, as the creator, operator, and publisher of the Website, makes the Website, and certain Services on it, available to users. IYO® International Yoga Organisation, Owner, Us, We, Our, Ours and other first-person pronouns will refer to the Owner, as well as all employees and affiliates of the Owner.
b) You, the User, the Client, IYS®-International Yoga School, IYT®-International Yoga Teacher: You, as the user of the Website, will be referred to throughout these Terms of Registration with second-person pronouns such as You, Your, Yours, IYS®, IYT® or as User or Client. For the purpose of these Terms of Registration, the term “User” or “you” shall mean any natural or legal person who person is accessing the Website. The term ‘”Your” shall be construed accordingly.
c) Parties: Collectively, the parties to these Terms of Registration (the Owner and You) will be referred to as Parties.
d) International Yoga School Registration Fee Payment
Registration fee amount: 15000/-INR
- IYO® International Yoga Organisation like to inform you that IYS®-International Yoga School registration fees is 15000/-INR. To complete the registration process, IYO® International Yoga Organisation kindly request that IYS®-International Yoga School pay the registration fee of i.e. 15000/-INR. This fee covers administrative costs, course materials, and other expenses related to the registration. The International Yoga School has been asked to pay a registration fee of 15000/-INR. Please note that all payments are final and non-refundable. After completing the payment process, you will receive a confirmation email/message with details of your payment and registration. If you encounter any issues during the payment process, please contact us at email@example.com email address for assistance. Your registration will not be considered complete until we receive payment in full. By submitting this payment, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to our terms and conditions.
e) International Yoga Teacher Registration Fee Payment
Registration fee amount: 3500/-INR
- Please note that all payments are final and non-refundable.
- After completing the payment process, you will receive a confirmation email/message with details of your payment and registration.
- If you encounter any issues during the payment process, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org email address for assistance.
- Your registration will not be considered complete until we receive payment in full.
- By submitting this payment, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to our terms and conditions.
- Thank you for choosing to register as an international yoga teacher!
Terms and Policy of IYO® International Yoga Organisation
IYO® is committed to maintaining a fair, competitive environment for all IYS®-International Yoga Schools. As such, we have established the following terms and policies:
Promotion of IYO® Competitors-
If IYS® promotes the competitors of IYO®, we will be stopping our activities with IYS® for updates and emails will be stopped by IYO. We kindly ask that IYS® refrain from promoting our competitors to ensure a level playing field for all.
Inactivity without any registration to IYO®-
If IYS® has been inactive for more than 6 months with any affiliations & registration of IYT®, IYO reserves the right to terminate IYS®’s listing from www.iyoworld.com website. We encourage all IYS® to stay engaged with our platform to ensure the best experience for our registrations & certifications.
a) ) Inactive schools for 6 months without any affiliation registration of TTC registration to IYO® International Yoga Organisation, will result into the termination of IYS®.
b) IYS®-International Yoga School sufficient registration of TTC every month. Minimum 2 IYT® teachers per month.
c) If IYS®& IYT® are not promoting IYO® International Yoga Organisation. Without using of IYO® Logos in their marketing templates and video, will result into the termination.
d) Violation of the above policies will result into the termination of IYS®& IYT® without any refund. For more information read Refund policy section.
e) The registration of IYS® Schools in other platforms for the TTC registration is not applicable.
f) Registering your School with other bodies similar to IYO® International Yoga Organisation and association with other bodies for registering the TTC batches with cost competitiveness leads to termination of IYS® School.
g) Doubt, confusion, disbelief, distrust on IYO® International Yoga Organisation, also resulting by action from IYS®& IYT® also leads to termination without any refunds of affiliation fees within 24 hours of timeline.
a) Use of IYO® Logo on IYS®& IYT® templates to IYO® social media platforms(IYO Facebook, Instagram & Linkedin).
b)Use of IYO® syllabus to teach Yoga students.
c)Support from IYO® through Website, Whats app, Email & Social Media Platforms.
ASSENT & ACCEPTANCE
By using the Website & Registration process through website or Manual, You warrant that You have read and reviewed these Terms of Registration and that You agree to be bound by it. If You do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Registration, You will be terminated from the Website & Manual Broadcast List immediately. The Owner only agrees to provide use of this Website and Services to You if You assent to these . Further, based on the Services obtained by a User, additional terms and conditions in respect of the specific Services may apply, which shall be deemed an agreement between the Users and the Owner.
ABOUT THE SITE
The Website is an online Registration which carries the process of Registration of IYS® & IYT® the following: IYS®-International Yoga School, IYT®-International Yoga Teacher, TTC- IYT®-International Yoga Teacher & EIYT 1500hours. We reserve the rights to refuse the registration on the Website & Manual at our sole discretion to anyone for any reason at any time. The Website does not screen or censor the users who register on and access the Website. You assume all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom you come in contact through the Website & Manual for Certification registration. You agree to use the Website & Manual process only for lawful purposes without infringing the rights or restricting the use of this Website by any third party.
LICENSE TO USE WEBSITE
The Owner may provide You with certain information as a result of Your use of the Website for Registration. Such information may include but is not limited to, documentation, data, or information developed by the Owner, and other materials which may assist in Your use of the Website or Services (“Owner Materials”). Subject to these Terms of Registration, the Owner grants You a non-exclusive, limited, non-transferable and revocable license to use the Owner Materials solely in connection with Your use of the Website and Registration. The Owner Materials(Certificates, Logos, Syllabus, Brochures, Website) may not be used for any other purpose and this license terminates upon Your cessation of use of the Website or Services or at the termination of these Terms of Registration. You agree not to collect contact information of other Users from the Website or download or copy any information by means of unsolicited access so as to communicate directly with them or for any reason whatsoever. Any unauthorized use by you shall terminate the permission or license granted to you by the Website and You agree that you shall not bypass any measures used by the Owner to prevent or restrict access to the Website.
You agree that the Website and all Services provided by the Owner are the property of the Owner, including all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents and other intellectual property (“Owner IP”). You agree that the Owner owns all right, title and interest in and to the Owner IP and that You will not use the Owner IP for any unlawful or infringing purpose. You agree not to reproduce or distribute the Owner IP in any way, including electronically or via registration of any new trademarks, trade names, service marks or Uniform Resource Locators (URLs), without express written permission from the Owner.
As a user of the Website or Services, You may be asked to register with Us. You may also provide personal information, including, but not limited to, Your name. You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of this information. This identifying information will enable You to use your certification and on Website Services. You must not share such identifying information with any third party and if You discover that Your identifying information has been compromised, You agree to notify Us immediately in writing. An email & whats app notification will suffice. You are responsible for maintaining the safety and security of Your identifying information as well as keeping Us apprised of any changes to Your identifying information. Providing false or inaccurate information, or using the Website, Certification or Services to further fraud or unlawful activity is grounds for immediate termination of these Terms of Registration. The Owner reserves the right to refuse service, terminate your webpage or information accounts, or remove or edit content in its sole discretion.
PAYMENT & FEES
Should You register for any of the paid IYS®-International Yoga School Registration on this website or IYT®-International Yoga Teacher certification on this website, You agree to pay Us the specific monetary amounts required for that Registration. These monetary amounts (“Fees”) will be described to You during Your account registration and/or confirmation process. The final amount required for payment will be shown to You immediately prior to Registration of IYS® & IYT®. If the registration fees is insufficient or partial payment, your certification will not be processed. If you have filled the form on the website for registration and did not pay the Affiliation fees within 24 hours, the your registration will be treated as cancelled.
We reserve the right to refuse Registration for any incomplete submission of documentation of registration of Yoga Schools or Yoga Teachers on the Website or through Manual process at our sole discretion to anyone for any reason at any time. The renewal charges after 5 years will be as per the cost for printing & courier, applicable for both IYT® & IYS®.
IYO® is not responsible, if any, IYT® has not got Govt, Private or any sector job as Yoga Teacher. IYO® registers IYT® on the basis of details submitted by the IYS® only. IYO® does not Guarantee any fixed income through the certificates provided by IYO®. The certification provided by IYO® is only for your organisational support and training undergone from the IYS®. The job is merely on the basis of the performance of IYT®. IYO® does not guarantee IYT® or IYS® any employment as a “Yoga Teacher”. The certification is only the details of your course completion submitted by the IYS®, if you are an independent IYT® the details provided by your course completion certification will be enclosed into the IYT® certificates. IYO® has registered you with the certificates & generated the NCS employment id, that has been enclosed into the certificates, for the purpose of getting an employment to the IYT®, Your employment will be purely on the basis of the performance. These terms & conditions are applicable for both IYT® TTC students & IYT® Independent Yoga Teachers.
You agree not to use the Website or Registration for any unlawful purpose or any purpose prohibited under this clause. You agree not to use the Website or Registration in any way that could damage the Website, Services or general business of the Owner.
a) You further agree not to use the Website or Services:
I) To harass, abuse, or threaten others or otherwise violate any person’s legal rights;
II) To violate any intellectual property rights of the Owner or any third party;
III) To upload or otherwise disseminate any computer viruses or other software that may damage the property of another.
IV) To perpetrate any fraud;
V) To engage in or create any unlawful gambling, sweepstakes, or pyramid scheme;
VI) To publish or distribute any obscene or defamatory material;
VII) To publish or distribute any material that incites violence, hate or discrimination towards any group;
VIII) To unlawfully gather information about others.
You are prohibited from using the site or its content:
(a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to infringe on any third party’s intellectual property or proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, whether knowingly or unknowingly; (d) to violate any local, federal or international law, statute, ordinance or regulation; ((e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information or any content which is defamatory, libelous, threatening, unlawful, harassing, indecent, abusive, obscene, or lewd and lascivious or pornographic, or exploits minors in any way or assists in human trafficking or content that would violate rights of publicity and/or privacy or that would violate any law; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or any other party’s use of the Website; (j) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (l) to personally threaten or has the effect of personally threatening other Users. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses. The Organisation has the full authority to review all content by IYS® & IYT®. You acknowledge that the Website is not responsible or liable and does not control the content of any information that may be posted to the Website by You or other User of the Website and you are solely responsible for the same. You agree that You shall not upload, post, or transmit any content that you do not have a right to make available (such as, the intellectual property of another party). You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes and regulations concerning your use of the Website and further agree that you will not transmit any information, data, text, files, links, software, chats, communication or other materials that are abusive, invasive of another’s privacy, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, unlawful, false, misleading, harmful, threatening, hateful or racially or otherwise objectionable, including without limitation material of any kind or nature that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, provincial, national, or international law or regulation, or encourage the use of controlled substances. We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Registration.You may not use our Affiliation registration for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
You understand that each time uses the Website, Certification & Registration in any manner, you agree to these Terms. By agreeing to these Terms, you acknowledge that you are interested in availing and Registering that you have selected and consent to receive communications via phone or electronic records from the Website including e-mail messages & whats app, IYS®- IYT® Certificates offered by the IYO® International Yoga Organisation. Communication can also be by posting any your Videos & Templates on IYO® Social Media platforms. You agree that the communications sent to You by the IYO® shall not be construed as spam or bulk under any law prevailing in any country where such communication is received.
Through Your Use of the Website and Registration, You may provide Us with certain information. By using the Website or the Registration, You authorize the Owner to use Your information in India and any other country where We may operate.
a) Information We May Collect or Receive: When You register, You provide Us with a valid email address and may provide Us with additional information, such as Your name, Address, Previous Yoga
Certificates, Yoga Experience Certificates, Logos, Asana Pictures, School Pictures, Govt ID like Pan Card, Aadhar Card. Depending on how You use Our Website or Registration, We may also receive information from external applications You use to access Our Website & Certification, or We may receive information through various web technologies, such as cookies, log files, clear gifs, web beacons or others.
b) How We Use Information: We use the information gathered from You to ensure Your continued good experience on Our website & Registration including through email communication & Whats app communication.
c) IYO® is not Govt operating body. IYO® is registered under Government of India Act. Hence, IYO® is NGO operating with all procedures & rules, By Laws, permitted by Government of India guidelines.
d) IYO® is pledged with Ministry of Ayush (On Yoga Activity-Under NGO By Laws and Objectives-Registered), Ministry of Commerce & Industry & Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs,& these bodies are only associated with IYO®, they have not certified IYO® for any operations . IYO® is only pledged with these Government of India bodies. IYO® has its own By Laws & Objectives, with these By Laws only IYO® does its operation & activities regard to Yoga affiliation & registrations to IYT® & IYS® independently.
e) IYO® is not dependent or directly registered with registration numbers, documents or any application, certificates by Ministry of Ayush,Ministry of Commerce & Industry & Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs.
f) IYO® is directly registered under Government of India Act & also is directly registered with UNO(United Nations Organizations) in New York-USA, has the By Laws and Objectives, which comes under NGO operations for the Affiliations & Registration of Yoga, under Indian Registration & Registration with UNO.
g) All the IYO® Logos are trademarked under Government of India. Without any consent or permission with IYO®, will result into punishable act under Government of India Act. Only IYO® has authority to grant the permission of using IYO® Logos.
ASSUMPTION OF RISK
The Website & Registration are provided for communication purposes only. You acknowledge and agree that any information posted on Our Website is not intended to be legal advice, medical advice, or financial advice, and no fiduciary relationship has been created between You and the Owner. You further agree that Your Certification on the Website is at Your own risk. The Owner does not assume responsibility or liability for any advice or other information given on the Website.
DISPATCH OF CERTIFICATES/DELIVERY/RETURN POLICY
You agree to ensure payment for any IYS®& IYT® You may Register from us and pay the courier charges of within 180/- within India, for Outside India the International shipping charges will be applied on the same. You acknowledge and affirm that affiliation fees are subject to change. When Registering, You agree to provide Us with a valid email and shipping address, as well as valid correct information. We reserve the right to reject or cancel an Registration for any reason, including errors or omissions in the information You provide to us for certification. We also may request additional information from You prior to confirming a registration and We reserve the right to place any additional restrictions on our certification. You agree to ensure payment for any course certification You may Register from Us and You acknowledge and affirm that Fees are subject to change.
You agree to contact Us in a timely manner at the following: email@example.com or +91 9964029333/9964290333
If You are unhappy with anything You have registered on Our Website or Manually, You may do the following:
The New registered yoga schools & yoga teachers can contact the Organisation through phone & email. The Organisation shall process the return request within 24 hours and confirm the refund through email & call. And, no refund process to Old Registered IYS®& IYT®.
We will make reimbursements for returns without undue delay, and not later than:
(i) Within 24 hours before the generation of IYS®& IYT® registration number.
(ii) Intimation to IYO officials before 3 hours of transfer of affiliation fees to IYO bank account.
(iii) No refund will be processed to new IYS®& IYT® after 24 hours of Registration fees paid to IYO bank account.
Parties under these Terms of Registration, including e-mail or whats app. For any questions or concerns, please email & call us at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org or +91 9964029333/9964290333
The communication with IYO® International Yoga Organisation should be done by authentic IYS®-International Yoga School owners not with the school’s employees. And the IYS®-International Yoga School should call from the registered school numbers to speak with IYO® International Yoga Organisation. This is due to security reasons of IYS®-International Yoga School information with IYO® International Yoga Organisation.
Unprofessional talks and threats by IYS®-International Yoga School & IYT®-International Yoga Teacher to IYO® International Yoga Organisation employees result to termination without any refunds.
No security documents of IYO® International Yoga Organisation will be provided to any of IYS®-International Yoga School & IYT®-International Yoga Teacher. Due to security reasons of IYO® International Yoga Organisation policies. If more details asked will breach of termination without refund.
16) Medical Checkup Requirement for Yoga Participants
IYS®-International Yoga School need to follow this guidelines. IYO®prioritize the safety and well-being of all the students, which is why we require every participant to undergo a medical checkup before starting their Yoga journey.
To ensure that you can fully enjoy the benefits of Yoga without any health concerns, we kindly ask the students & regular Yoga class clients to schedule a medical checkup with a qualified healthcare professional. This checkup will help identify any underlying medical conditions or physical limitations that may affect your practice.
Here are the steps to complete the medical checkup requirement:
- Schedule an appointment: Contact your trusted healthcare provider to make an appointment for a comprehensive medical examination.
- Discuss yoga participation: During your appointment, inform your healthcare professional about your intention to join yoga classes. Discuss any specific concerns or past injuries that may impact your practice.
- Medical assessment: Your healthcare professional will conduct a thorough examination, including vital sign measurements, analysis of medical history, and possible diagnostic tests if necessary.
- Medical clearance: Based on the assessment results, your healthcare professional will provide a medical clearance certificate affirming your readiness to participate in yoga classes.
- Submit the certificate: Once you receive your medical clearance certificate, please submit a copy to the IYO® registered IYS®-International Yoga School for our records. You can either bring it to our registration desk or send a scanned copy via email to email protected.
Please note that this medical checkup requirement is mandatory for all participants, regardless of their age or level of fitness. It allows us to tailor our teaching approach and provide individualized modifications if needed, ensuring a safe and enriching experience for everyone.
Your well-being is our top priority, and we appreciate your cooperation in completing this essential step before starting your yoga journey with us.