Allen Berg Racing School Terms of Website Use

Terms and Conditions of Use

Liabilities

Prior to all ABRS programs students will be required to sign personal risk & liability waivers, indemnifying ABRS of any injury, loss or damages to their personal equipment incurred during the event.

Allen Berg Racing Schools offers a full spectrum of racing programs that can take you from the sidelines all the way to top level of pro racing. However, as in all forms of motor sports, crash damage responsibility is sometimes a concern.

Students are responsible for accident damage in any of our kart and formula car programs. Formula car programs offer an optional crash damage insurance liability policy that can be purchased starting at $89 / day per driver, reducing student's maximum accident damage exposure to $2000. If you have an incident that results in damage to ABRS equipment, you may continue albeit at the discretion of ABRS staff.

Although accidents do occasionally occur, it is extremely rare that a spin or mistake on track will result in any damage. When you sign in the first day of the course, you will be requested to sign a Damage Liability Agreement, complete with your credit card details, in case of accident damage.

Reservations, Rescheduling and Cancellations

All group or corporate reservations require a 50% deposit at time of booking and full payment is due 30 days prior to the course. Any bookings within 30 days of event require full payment at time of booking. Payment can made by wire transfer, money order, bank draft, cash, AMEX, VISA, MasterCard, Diners Club, Discover.

Cancellation or rescheduling of group or corporate exclusive track events must be done before 120 days prior to the initially scheduled event date.

If you have paid your deposit by way of credit card we will automatically charge the outstanding balance of your event to this card 30 days prior to your event date without notice unless alternate form of payment has been previously arranged.

If it is necessary to reschedule your course, please notify ABRS immediately. Customers may reschedule their event one time only. Rescheduling is accepted up to thirty days prior to an event at a 5% charge. Rescheduling less than thirty days and more than fifteen days prior to event will incur a 25% handling fee based on the total cost of your program. Rescheduling cannot be granted within fifteen days prior to originally scheduled event.

You can change to another date or you can go to "to be scheduled" status until you are ready to take your course. You are responsible for any increase in course prices if you choose to reschedule a course after the original purchase date.

For programs purchased at listed retail price, cancellations are accepted with a refund less a 5% handling fee up to thirty days prior to your initially booked event. For programs purchased by way of special offers or pricing, there are no refunds, however we will reschedule your program in accordiance to our rescheduling policy. Within thirty days of your initially reserved event, there are no refunds; however we will work with you to reschedule your event in accordance to our rescheduling policy.

ABRS will not reschedule your event if no prior notice is provided. We consider this to be a "no show" and your entire tuition will be forfeited. We are not responsible for personal or business conflicts, cancelled travel arrangements, medical emergencies, or other unforeseen changes in your plans that prevent you from attending your event. Exceptions cannot be made for any reason and a refund or alternate date will not be granted.

Prerequisites for Basic Formula Car Programs

There are no age restrictions for formula car courses. All students who participate in an ABRS formula car program only require road car driving experience – no previous high performance or competitive driving experience is required. As the cars are equipped with 5 speed manual gearboxes, students must be proficient in operating a manual transmission.

Prerequisites for Advanced Programs

All students who wish to participate in an ABRS formula car lapping program must have taken an ABRS one or two Day Formula School or equivalent at another ASN Recognized Formula Car Racing School. Once you have shown evidence that you have previous experience, it is up to the sole discretion of staff to determine your qualifications to step into these advanced programs, you may be required to take an additional ABRS half, or onel day course.

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates are refundable within 30 days of date on certificate (dated the day of recipient’s birthday, Christmas etc.) after 30 days certificates are fully transferable to another recipient but non-refundable.

Rain Checks and Course Cancellations

In the event of a declared rain out (subject to the discretion of ABRS staff), third party cancellation (such as track unavailability) or force majeur, ABRS we will make every effort to reschedule your event or any missed portion thereof as conveniently as possible. Refunds will not be granted if a course cannot be completed due to weather or unforeseeable situations out of the control of ABRS.

ABRS personnel, at their sole discretion, shall have the right to cancel a student’s enrollment in any ABRS program at any point and at any time prior to or during an event if ABRS staff considers the ABRS student not capable or willing to operate ABRS equipment in accordance to ABRS instruction and policies. In this instance there will be no refund whatsoever.

Technical Failures

Should your racecar experience a technical failure ABRS shall immediately transfer you into another school car to complete your course.

Dress Standards

It is the responsibility of the student to come appropriately dressed including footwear for the school in accordance to our recommendations. Inadequate footwear may impede the safe control of your vehicle and is grounds for refusal of entry into programs.

Punctuality

ABRS courses are designed to provide a graduated learning experience; each module is built upon the previous one. Further, in order to give you the maximum amount of track time and experience for your investment, ABRS courses are run on tight schedules and are time certain. If a student is late for a course ABRS will make every effort to accommodate the student into the program however if this would impede the other students program of if the student has missed critical classroom information or driving exercises they may be refused entry into the course. Please be punctual or call us if you will be late!

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