American CPR Institution (ACPRI)
Terms & Conditions
Any of the following actions constitute your agreement, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by, and to comply with, the terms of this Agreement: your initialization or purchase of our Services, either on the telephone, mail or through the Website; or your use of the Website.
1. American CPR Institute only provides certification services at your specific direction.
A. THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL ADVICE OR TREATMENT. CONSULTATION WITH YOUR DOCTOR OR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL IS ADVISED. IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY DIAL 911.
B. Your use of the ACPRI’s website, or purchase of ACPRI’s services, does not bind us to legal responsibility to represent your needs if ever requested or needed.
2. American CPR Institute Services– You understand that ACPRI provides certification training in CPR, AED, First-Aid, Bloodborne Pathogens and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, Workplace Employees and our Community. ACPRI provides self-training through the materials found on the Website(s) you’re your own direction. Our materials are designed with OSHA, the ECC/ILCOR and The American Heart Association’s guidelines in recommendation. At no time does ACPRI represent any person in their certification needs – it is up to our client to choose freely in His/Her own direction.
3. Certification and Personal Card
The Wallet Cards are given free of charge and can absolutely NOT be given at any time of our choosing. The cards are not a purchased item and in not being so, they’re given as a gift. It is stated that we are not required to give customers cards, however, we do so as a complimentary, by choice.
Each certification can only have one individuals name on it. If a purchase is made with more than one individual name on the certification than the certificate is invalid. It is the customer’s responsibility to understand these terms before making any purchases and/or the individuals will have to follow our refund instructions before any refunds are made.
Group Certifications: all group certifications will be processed on demand or bi-weekly.
Reminder of Re-Certification – ACPRI is not responsible for reminding you of your future re-certification or obligations relating to your certification requirements. However, we will reach out in our best efforts to contact you via email.
E-Verify & Download is designed to quickly Verify our clients’ certification and/or Download when in need. This tool is designed for our users, users’ affiliates, employer, etc. for the specific reason stated above. In no way is the tool used for any other reason.
Purchases Made by Your Agent/Representative — You agree and understand that if an employer, friend or agent acts on your behalf and purchases our service for you or your company, you are bound by all the terms of this agreement herein.
Group orders do not have a time-limit – if the group coordinator chooses to set a time then a time-limit will be added. Group orders are non-refundable. All group orders come with FREE shipping along with a free certification card. Group orders will have the two-year validity.
Refund Policy– ACPRI guarantees your satisfaction with our services. In the event that your Certification is denied we will use our best efforts to resolve your matter by either correcting the situation or by providing a refund. All refund requests must be made within thirty (30) days. ANY REQUESTS AFTER SUCH TIME WILL NOT BE REFUNDED. Furthermore, you are responsible for asking for the refund and providing 1) Your Full Name. 2) Email Address Used for Purchase. 3) Mailing Address. 4) Name of Purchaser. 5) Written Proof of Denial with actual Signature (not printed). 6) Name of Agency/Employer. 7) Reason for Rejection. 8) Returned Wallet Cards. When you email us your request we will provide you with the instructions for obtaining the refund. REFUNDS WILL NOT BE ISSUED WITHOUT FULFILLING ALL STEPS.
Certificate Disclaimer – The actual certificate as printed may vary from the image displayed on this website. The sole purpose of the certificate is to verify that to the best of ACPRI ‘s knowledge, the purchaser has successfully completed our online course. The certificate does not represent, warrant or guaranty that the purchaser is properly prepared or equipped to perform any course materials, CPR or First Aid assistance. ACPRI’s role is to provide education to the student using generally accepted scientific guidelines set by ILCOR/ECC and OSHA. ACPRI website does not represent, warrant or guaranty, either explicitly or implicitly, that its certification will comply with the user’s or any third party’s requirements or standards. It is the student’s and/or purchaser’s sole responsibility to ensure compliance with the requirements and standards of any regulatory or licensing body or employer.
You understand that ACPRI website cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to this site for any reconstruction of any lost data. ACPRI does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.
The Content is not necessarily complete and up-to-date and should not be used to replace any written reports, statements, or notices provided by ACPRI.
YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. ACPRI DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. ACPRI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ACPRI DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE, OR THE RESULT OF USE, OF THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND ACPRI MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU, AND NOT ACPRI, ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. ACPRI MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT.
5. Limitation of Liability
ACPRI WEBSITE, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES, WHICH INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOST DATA AND BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, , EVEN IF ACPRI HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ANY CASE, THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF ACPRI AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESS TO THE SITE.
6. Warranty and Indemnification
7. Limitation on License
The material and content accessible from this site, and any other Web site owned, operated, licensed, or otherwise controlled by Web Site Owner (the “Content”) is the proprietary information of Web Site Owner or the party that provided or licensed the Content to Web Site Owner, whereby such providing party retains all right, title, and interest in the Content.
The license granted to you in these Terms of Service is restricted as follows:
2. Limitations on Use. You agree to use the ACPRI website only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use of the ACPRI website by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this website. As a condition to your use of the ACPRI website, you agree not to:
upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available any information, materials, or other content that is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, or offensive; or that infringes another’s rights, including any intellectual property rights;
impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; or obtain, collect, store, or modify personal information about other users;
upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available to any user of the ACPRI website any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, ‘junk mail,’ ‘spam,’ ‘chain letters,’ ‘pyramid schemes,’ or any other form of solicitation;
modify, adapt, or hack the ACPRI website or falsely imply that some other site is associated with the ACPRI website; or
use the ACPRI website for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the ACPRI website, violate any US laws or laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright and trademark laws).
1. Limitations on Reverse Engineering and Modification. You may not reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify or create works derivative of the Site or any materials accessed through the Site,
2. Website Rules.
ACPRI website may contain forums, bulletin board services, chat areas, message boards, news groups, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to allow you to communicate with the Internet community or with a group (collectively, “Communications Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and content that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. Among other actions, when using a Communication Service, you agree that you will not post, send, submit, publish, or transmit in connection with this site any material that:
1. interferes with or disrupts the Site or its operation;
2. is vulgar, obscene, indecent, profane, or otherwise objectionable or offensive, defamatory, libelous, unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing;
3. is unauthorized copyrighted materials, or any other material that infringes on the intellectual property rights, rights of publicity or personality, trade secrets, confidentiality, or privacy of others;
4. encourage criminal conduct or that would give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law or regulation in any jurisdiction;
5. harm minors;
6. impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious, or that misrepresent your affiliation with any entity;
7. contain malicious code, viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer, network, or the Site.
9.1 Severability – If any portion of this agreement is found to be unenforceable or void by a court of law, then the provision that is found to be void or unenforceable shall be deemed severable from the remaining provisions of this Agreement. Furthermore, severability shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement.
9.2 Termination of This Agreement – You understand and agree that we may terminate this Agreement, Use of this website and your Certification for any reason and at any time upon notice. ACPRI and its employees have sole discretion to refuse to provide services to you and are not liable to you for damages or loss that may result from our refusal to provide you services.
9.5 Articles – All articles are for informational purposes only. Regarding medical treatment always seek the advice of a physician. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. ACPRI does not endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions on this site. Nothing in the articles should be considered, or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis, sole prevention or treatment. All articles are provided “as is”.
9.6 Non-affiliation – ACPRI is an independently owned and operated website and are not associated with, affiliated with or endorsed by other providers.
9.7 No-Reliance – You should not solely rely on the Material, but should instead seek other opinions before taking or failing to take any action which could lead to injury, harm, death or damage of any kind. If CPR information is provided, CPR and First Aid procedures should be performed only on persons who require them and generally under the supervision of a licensed professional. Do not attempt or practice these techniques on anyone that does not need them. Performing these procedures when they are not needed could result in serious injury or death. These procedures will not save everyone even when they are properly performed. CPR and First Aid instruction should not be viewed by children or adults who will not fully understand the Materials and their potential consequences.
9.8 Local Laws and Regulations Disclaimer – ACPRI does not represent, warrant or guaranty, either explicitly or implicitly, that its certification will comply with the user’s or any third party’s requirements or standards. It is the student’s sole responsibility to ensure compliance with the requirements and standards of any regulatory or licensing body or employer. Users of ACPRI are advised to contact their local or state licensing agency that has authority regulate CPR and First Aid Certification.
11. DMCA Notification Guidelines.
It is our policy to respond to clear notices of alleged copyright and trademark infringement on any of our websites that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3).
ACPRI respects the intellectual property of all others and demands that its Users do the same. If you believe your copyrights are being used without authorization on the Website, please submit a notification to us according to the following DMCA Guidelines.
You may submit your Notification of Alleged Copyright Infringement by sending it to our Designated Agent by mail or e-mail as set forth below.
In addition, we will promptly terminate without notice the accounts of those determined by us to be “repeat infringers.” If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof, and you believe that any content hosted on our web site infringes your copyrights, then you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing the Copyright Agent with the following information in writing:
1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works on the Network are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit our copyright agent to locate the material. Providing URLs in the body of an email is the best way to help us locate content quickly.
4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit our copyright agent to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
Please note that under Section 512(f) of the DMCA, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.
Please note that our copyright agent will send a copy of such notices to both the individual that uploaded the allegedly infringing content and the creator of the social network where the content appears.
If you elect to send us a counter notice, to be effective it must be a written communication that includes the following:
1. A physical or electronic signature of the User.
2. Identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disabled.
3. A statement under penalty of perjury that the User has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
4. The User’s name, address, and telephone number, and a statement that the User consents to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which the address is located, or if the User’s address is outside of the United States, for any judicial district in which our copyright agent may be found, and that the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided notification under subsection (c)(1)(C) or an agent of such person.
Please note that under Section 512(f) of the DMCA, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.
Our copyright agent only accepts counter-notices that meet the requirements set forth above and are received from the email address associated with our copyright agent account you used to upload the content within 10 business days of our forwarding you the DMCA notice. You may submit your Counter Notification by sending it to our Designated Agent by mail or e-mail as set forth below in Section C.
For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the Designated Copyright Agent. Any other communications related to the Website should be directed to the Website Creator. You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this section, your DMCA notice may not be valid.
American CPR Institution (ACPRI)