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- The Terms and conditions form The Zeezeilers
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- The Navathome Data Protection Policy
The "Zeezeilers" from Marken are insured for business liability. Participants in the trips of De Zeezeilers van Marken are insured in the event of accidents but not insured against damage to personal property. Furthermore, the General Terms and Conditions of Delivery of HISWA apply. You are familiar with the fact that sea sailing, whether it is a training or a more relaxed trip, is an active sport and you perform all kinds of tasks on a moving ship, even in harsh weather. When booking, you indicate that you are 100% alert and have good mobility when performing these activities.
It is forbidden to take drugs or drugs on board. Drinking alcohol is prohibited at least 6 hours before departure. You are obliged to report this if such a situation occurs on board. We recommend that you only take electronic equipment on board if you protect it properly against moisture and / or shock.
When booking, you are obliged to state separately if you have physical limitations, have an (unknown) illness for you and / or use medication. which can be a danger to yourself or persons on board in the broad sense of the word. You can often be far away from emergency services at foreign destinations. The most important thing is that we know what to do Of course, this is confidential information. In general we can suffice with instructions such as use of medicine in a closed envelope in the skipper's cabin. We will, if you wish in the first instance, only transfer it to the instructor.
1: Our life jackets are available for all participants on board. In heavy weather, very cold water and when wearing a sailing suit and / or boots, wearing a lifejacket is compulsory for everyone.
2: Every participant declares that he can swim at registration. If you are not sufficiently proficient in swimming, wearing a lifejacket is mandatory.
3. Each participant declares that he can independently perform the duties on board without the help of others.
4. Everyone is wearing proper footwear while sailing. no slipper or bare feet. Injuries can have a huge impact on you and the schedule.
5. Follow the skipper's instructions at all times.
We recommend that you take out (continuous) travel insurance yourself.
You state that you have taken out insurance for legal liability when you make a booking.
Prices including / excluding:
Including VAT, instruction, accommodation on board, fuel (except diesel costs on the trips with the western wind at exotic destinations (Aug. 2017-July 2018). This is also stated separately with the trip. Free of charge are the watersports passport and CWO I or II registration (if you do not have this yet).
Exclusive: A cash register is prepared for food, drinks and port dues. The skipper is exempt from the on-board greenhouse. Coschipper not. They buy and cook together on board.
Application CWO III and IV:
The CWO exam at level III or IV is registered with the CWO.
Before you start the CWO III zz exam, you first need the TKN, VHF Basic certificates. In total you have at least 750 adequate nautical miles of experience for your exam.
For the CWO IV zz exam you also need the RR&P (partial certificate may be completed 1 1/2 years later), Marcom B and a total of at least 2500 adequate nautical miles of experience.
See all information on the CWO certificates information sheet. With sufficient experience and the theory certificates you can find the right "Training & reconnaissance" or "skipper training" in advance with the office. Adequate nautical miles stand for nautical miles in function of various roles. Procedure candidate CWO III or IVzz. The costs for the practical certificates at CWO signing / registration by CWO III and IV amount to 40 euros pp per certificate. After an exam, you submit your water sports passport on board with copies of the theoretical partial certificates incl. € 40. We will forward these to the CWO secretariat for you. After registrations you will receive the certificates back.
You book your trip online and you will receive the final booking confirmation by e-mail. Within 14 days after receiving the booking confirmation you pay 50 percent of the travel sum. The remaining amount must be paid no later than 30 days before the start of the trip. If the first payment term is exceeded, we are entitled to cancel the booking. However, the payment and cancellation conditions remain in force.
- Domestic courses: Up to 2 months before the start date you owe 25 percent of the travel sum. Up to 1 month before the start date you owe 50 percent of the travel sum. Within 1 month to 1 week before the start date, you owe 75 percent of the travel sum. You must pay the entire travel sum within 1 week before the start date.
- Abroad/ Foreign Training and Exploration: Up to 2 months before the start date, you owe 50 percent of the travel sum. Up to 1 month before the start date you owe 75 percent of the travel sum. You will owe the entire travel sum within 1 month before the start date. In certain cases, a trip can be made up for.
- If your booking is changed or canceled after the confirmation has been sent, an additional 35 euros in administration or cancellation costs will be charged.
Catching up a trip after cancellation is possible.
Provided that you have paid the full travel sum and if you arrange the catch-up trip in consultation with us. That usually works out on a journey where a place is left or from which we expect this. So you cannot just pick out a new trip, but that is in consultation. If the new trip is more expensive, you pay a little extra. However, there is no partial payment if the price is different. You can reserve this amount for a follow-up in consultation. We record this appointment by e-mail.
We recommend that you take out cancellation insurance yourself, for example a comprehensive cancellation insurance policy offered by different authorities. In the event of cancellation, the payment obligation to De Zeezeilers van Marken will continue to exist. You immediately inform De Zeezeilers van Marken and the insurance company of the cancellation. The cancellation must have a well-founded reason for an insurance policy. The provision offers no or no good coverage if you do not meet the above obligation and if the need for cancellation could reasonably be expected when applying for cancellation coverage.
You declare that you have taken out good insurance for legal liability when booking.
Winter trips in the period December 1 - March 16:
Of course, these trips can only continue if you can sail safely and instructively. That means that a trip through De Zeezeilers can be canceled. We try to do this at least 24 hours in advance, based on official weather forecasts. The travel sum is then refunded immediately. Considerations for canceling a trip are: 1) the temperature during the day is below -1º Celcius for a long time, 2) there is ice on the water. 3) the wind forecast is more than 7Bf (longer than 50% of the reserved time). If the trip has to be stopped due to weather conditions, the part of the travel sum will be refunded. The skipper always stops the trip in consultation with the office. That decision can also be taken just before the journey.
If, due to (weather) conditions, the ship cannot return to the embarkation point or departure point in time?
We will do everything in our power to get you on board at the agreed time and at the departure or departure point. This can be delayed. No refund or additional travel costs will be reimbursed by De Zeezeilers if a different means of transport is chosen than the ship you are sailing on. At distances greater than 600 zm, such as mile makers or a crossing, the arrival date is a point to take into account. There are many obstacles, of which the weather and current are the biggest. Tips: Always take this into account from the first day of departure. Take the favorable weather if you can! The space comes at the end. Take one or two extra days extra before you fly or a flexible ticket. For travel abroad it is useful to share flight information as quickly as possible on the "Forum" during your trip.
In the unlikely event that you are dissatisfied. Then first inform your instructor or employee immediately and preferably in advance. This will if possible, usually through the office, solve the problem. If the problem is not solved you can always contact the office at the end of the trip. This is the shortest blow and we will certainly think along with you and look for a good solution. If it is not yet possible to clarify the problem at this stage, we recommend that you write this down on paper and send it to the management. If you are dissatisfied with this result, you can of course forward the complaint to the CWO or other organization.
DATA PROTECTION: The school will not pass on or sell your personal data to third parties, with the exception of certification from the water sports training committee. By making a booking at the school, you will be added to our mailing list to receive the latest news and offers. If you wish, you can unsubscribe via these mailings. The school stores your personal data on a secure server for earlier and future bookings and with the aim of having instruction focused and improved.
The school will not pass or sell on any of your personal details to any third party with the exception of the Royal Yachting Association for the purposes of certification registration only. By making a booking with the school you will be added to our mailing list to receive latest news and offers, you will have the opportunity to opt out if you wish via these mailings. The School will hold your personal details on a secure server in order to keep information regarding your past and future bookings. Students Completing a course via ryainteractive.org: To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with the RYA via your user profile in www.ryainteractive.org. This learning management website is hosted and maintained by a third party called Learning Pool, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course. Your name and email address will be entered on www.ryainteractive.org in order to create your user account. On your first access to the site, you will be asked to enter your address and date of birth. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the website by Learning Pool and be available to this training centre and the RYA for the purpose of managing your course. Instructional support will be provided by this training centre for a period of 1 year from the date of your course booking. On completion of your course, your name, email, date of birth and address will be transferred to the RYA's central database for the purpose of recording details of the course and any certification you gain as a result of it. This information allows the RYA to record your certification, to update any records they may already hold about you or your qualifications and to verify your certificate if required. After one year from the date of your enrolment on the course, your user account will be removed from www.ryainteractive.org. Full details of how the RYA will deal with your personal information will be displayed when you first access www.ryainteractive.org.
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