This web site is owned and operated by Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd who are completely dedicated to your total satisfaction. If you have any suggestions or comments or if you need to contact us, please email us using the link on the contact page or use the details below.
Our Contact details:
Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd
Phone: 020 8788 4587
Fax: 020 8780 2339
Company number: 1475402
VAT Number: 317 8891 20
Registered in England and Wales
COURSE BOOKING, DEPOSIT & PAYMENT
The posting of a signed application to Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd. or a telephone, email online or a booking made in person followed by a verbal acceptance, or an acceptance letter or email sent by Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd. forms the basis of a contract.
Bookings will only be accepted when accompanied by the appropriate deposit. The deposits for our courses are listed below. PLEASE NOTE: Deposits are non-refundable should you cancel your place with less than 14 days notice.
Full payment must be made before the course commences. If full payment is not made then Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd reserves the right to re sell your place. Courses booked within one week of the start date must pay the full fee at the time of booking.
Cheques should be made payable to Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd. and posted to Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd, The Boathouse, Embankment, London, SW15 1LB please write on the back of your cheque your name, the course(s) you have booked and the start date of the course(s).
Credit and Debit Cards
Credit and Debit Cards can be taken over the phone or online, we accept the following cards
∑ Visa Debit/Delta
∑ Visa Electron
∑ Master Card
Bank transfer to Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd. Lloyds TSB, Sort Code 30-92-38 Account Number 00121206
International customers often find it is cheaper to use a credit card over the phone and pay the 2.5% handling fee than it is to pay international money transfer fees.
Cash can be taken at our office in Putney, London but only in person; do not send us cash through the post.
In the event of a cancellation by the student up to one calendar week before the course start date then only the deposit shall be forfeited. In the event of a cancellation after this date the student shall be liable for the full course fees in all cases.
Students who receive a bulk buy, package or any other discount and then cancel part of their package will loose the benefit of any discount before any refunds are made.
Enrolling on a course you do not have the necessary pre-requisites for will not vary these cancellation terms.
Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd reserves the right to cancel any booking at any time, in the unlikely event of this happening we will offer a full refund of course fees. We will not be liable for any other cost that you have incurred.
MEDICAL AND SAFETY
You must be in good physical health at the start of your course (if in doubt consult your GP).
The decision as to whether to participate in any of our activities lies with the participant. By enrolling on any of our courses you accept that there is a risk involved with water sports and the other activities we run. It is your responsibility to decide if you are fit and healthy enough to start or continue any activity.
You must inform your instructor or skipper if you are taking any form of medication. On matters of safety the decision of your instructor is final.
You must be able to swim a minimum of 50m for all practical.
CHANGES TO PROGRAMME
Chas Newens Marine Co Ltd reserves the right to make changes to the advertised programme or craft at short notice.
We provide all the necessary coaching but as with all training courses and exams we cannot guarantee you pass. The decision of your Instructor or Assessor is final.
Certification is included for most courses however the following exam/license fees apply
SRC or DSC Exam
£30.00 payable to the RYA
£40.00 payable to the RYA