Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions applicable to RPS Training Programmes 

  1. These terms and conditions apply to your use of RPS Training Programmes, delivered by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, incorporated by Royal Charter in England and Wales under company number SC000799 and having its principal office at 66-68 East Smithfield, London, E1A 1AW. 
  2. RPS Training Programmes may be delivered through two mediums: the Moodle e-learning platform (available at moodle.rpsfaculty.org) and our MyCPD Portfolio Service (available on www.rpharms.com). Use of the MyCPD Portfolio is subject to our Portfolio Terms and Conditions. By accessing an RPS Training Programme you agree to be bound by these terms in addition to these Training Programme Terms and Conditions.  
  3. When you register for our Moodle platform, you are not guaranteed access to the RPS Training Platform. We will consider your application and if accepted you will be enrolled in the appropriate courses on our Moodle Platform. You must complete any on-boarding requirements on the Moodle platform prior to being permitted to engage in a RPS Training Programme.  
  4. By registering for an RPS Training Programme, you are committing to participate in the required training activities. You may be charged a £50 deposit that is refunded at the end of training. If you wish to terminate your participation in the RPS Training Programme early, you may not be refunded this deposit, as outlined in our Withdrawal Policy. By registering, you accept the terms set out in our Withdrawal Policy.
  5. RPS may terminate your participation in a RPS Training Programme for any good cause, including breach of these terms and conditions, failure to engage or complete the RPS Training Programme requirements, inappropriate interaction with other RPS Training Programme members or conduct which brings, or which we reasonably judge may bring, the pharmacy profession into disrepute. 
  6. Once enrolled in the RPS Training Programme you will be given access to training materials, resources, curriculum frameworks and support in completing the training programme. However, it is your responsibility to complete the tasks assigned to you on the training programme to the required standard.   
  7. Participation in the RPS Training Programme is not guaranteed to meet any Revalidation, professional or CPD requirements you may have. 
  8. You acknowledge that we and/or our licensors own all intellectual property rights in the RPS Training Programme materials, frameworks, documents and all other content provided by us, including all enhancements and modifications that we make. You have no rights in or to use the same except as expressly permitted by us in writing.  
  9. RPS will process your personal data in order to deliver RPS Training Programmes effectively. Further details are given in the Privacy Statement on Moodle and in the RPS online Privacy Policy.  
  10. We will use reasonable endeavours to make available the RPS Training Programme but cannot guarantee it will be error free, never interrupted or 100% available. Access to a RPS Training Programme requires a stable Internet connection and we will not be liable for any problems, conditions, delays, delivery failures and all other loss or damage arising from or relating to your network connections or telecommunications links or caused by the Internet.  
  11. We have back-up procedures for user content but we cannot guarantee that these will be made with the frequency that you may require. You acknowledge that we are not a specialist provider of archiving or data storage or security services and accordingly you are responsible for ensuring you regularly back up all content that relates to your training to protect against an event of data loss, and: (a) in the event of any loss or damage to your content, your sole and exclusive remedy will be for us to use reasonable endeavours to restore the lost or damaged content from the latest back-up maintained by us; and (b) we are not responsible for any loss, destruction, alteration or disclosure of your content caused by you or any other user or third party.  
  12. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the description of the Training Programme, whether express or implied. Except as prohibited by law, our total liability to you, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise, arising under or in connection with these Terms shall be limited to the total fee paid by you to register for the Training Programme.  
  13. Miscellaneous provisions 
  • We may transfer our rights and obligations under these Terms to another organisation. 
  • You need our consent to transfer your rights under these Terms to someone else. 
  • Unless it expressly states otherwise, these Terms do not give rise to any rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any term of these Terms. 
  • Any written communication to us required under these Terms should be addressed to [email protected] in the first instance. You can also contact our Education Team using the following details: [email protected]
  • These Terms constitutes the entire agreement between you and us and supersedes and extinguishes all previous agreement, promises, assurances, warranties, representations and understandings between you and us, whether written or oral, relating to its subject matter. 
  • Except as set out in these Terms, no variation of the Terms shall be effective unless it is in writing and signed by the parties. 
  • A waiver of any right or remedy under these Terms or by law is only effective if given in writing and shall not be deemed a waiver of any subsequent breach or default. A failure or delay by a party to exercise any right or remedy provided under these Terms of by law shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other right or remedy, nor shall it prevent or restrict any further exercise of that or any other right or remedy. No single or partial exercise of any right or remedy provided under these Terms or by law shall prevent or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy. If any provision or part-provision of these Terms is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of these Terms. 
  • These Training Programme Terms and any disputes or claims arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by, and construed in accordance with, the law of England and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any such dispute or claim.