In order to provide continuity of instruction for our dancers as the school remains closed as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance will be using virtual classrooms as the vehicle for dance instruction.
Participation in the virtual classroom activities should be under the supervision of the parent/guardian, and is subject to the policies and regulations as stated on the registration form signed or confirmed by all participating families of the studio.
I/we agree to adhere to the studio policies and terms & conditions as signed/agreed to at registration.
I/we agree to obey and follow the general class rules and the virtual class rules as set out by The Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance, and take full responsibility for my/our behaviour.
I/we agree to reciprocate the video stream - we must be able to see the face/name of the participant. (No covered video feeds will be permitted). This helps the studio with tracking who is participating to ensure the studio is creating a safe space for virtual classes.
Instructors may mute/unmute and remove participants in any virtual class
Instructors are to be respected and will not tolerate verbal abuse to themselves or other participants.
I/we understand that a condensed schedule is provided by The Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance, and my/our usual instructor may not be the teacher conducting the virtual class.
I/we understand that as a virtual class client, I/we will make responsible decisions to engage in age and level suitable classes.
I/we understand in virtual classes the teacher(s) have a limited view of what my or my dancer's body is doing
I/we agree to be extremely aware of the surroundings, for our safety as participants, when my dancer or myself are performing the exercises during the virtual classes.
I/we agree not to do exercises that feel unsafe for my body or the body of my dancer, and will ask for modifications when appropriate or possible.
I/we realize that participation in dance classes and activities could result in some possible personal injury. Despite precautions being taken by the studio, accidents and injuries may occur. By signing this release form, I/we (the dancer and parent/guardian) assume all risks related to any and all virtual classes with the Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance.
I/we agree to release from responsibility The Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance including all teachers, dancers, staff members, and facilities (where applicable) used by both entities from any cause of action, claims, or demands now and in the future. I/we will not hold The Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance liable for any personal injury including but not limited to scrapes, bruises, cuts, sprains, fractures, broken bones, concussions, death or any personal property damage/loss, which may occur before, during or after virtual classes.
I/we assume all and any risk for myself and my dancer during the virtual classes with The Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance.
I UNDERSTAND AND AGREE ON BEHALF OF MY CHILD/WARD OR MYSELF AS A STUDENT; HIS/HER HIERS, ASSIGNS, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NEXT OF KIN, MYSELF, MY HEIRS, ASSIGNS, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND NEXT OF KIN THAT MY EXECUTION OF THIS DOCUMENT CONSTITUTES:
1. AN UNQUALIFIED ASSUMPTION OF ALL RISKS associated with participation in this program by my child/ward or myself as a student even if arising from negligence or gross negligence, including any compounding or aggravation of injuries caused by negligent first aid associated therewith or participating therein; and
2. A FULL AND FINAL RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND ALL CLAIMS that I have or may in the future have against Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance (Seadance or Seacat Inc), and its directors officers, employees, guides and representatives from any and all liability for any loss, damage, injury or expense that my child/ward may suffer, or that his/her next of kin may suffer as a result of his/her use of presence at Studio facilities due to any cause of whatsoever, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR BREACH OF ANY STATUTORY OR OTHER DUTY OF OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT OR ANY OTHER RELEVANT STATUTES, on the part of the Releases
3. AN AGREEMENT NOT TO SUE THE RELEASES for any losses, injury, costs or damages of any form or type, howsoever caused or arising and whether directly or indirectly from the participation of my child/ward or myself as a student in the program; and
4. AN AGREEMENT TO INDEMNIFY, and to SAVE and HOLD HARMLESS the RELEASES and each of them from any litigation expense, legal fees, liability damage award or cost of any form or type whatsoever they may incur due to any claim made against them or any one of them whether the claim is based on the negligence or the gross negligence of the Releases or otherwise.
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