instructor terms

Terms and conditions for instructors


1) Pricing:

Instructors retain full control over the pricing of their individual product and may liaise with our marketing team for recommendations. All courses will be priced in USD regardless of the students’ location. Globalcademy reserves the right to price-match your course and the same course cannot be listed for a lower price on other platforms. 

2) Revenue share:

a) The revenue of each sale is generally distributed as follows: Affiliates receive 50%, the instructor 25% and Globalcademy 25%. Example: An affiliate sells your course for $200. The instructor receives $50, the Affiliate $100 and Globalcademy $50.

b) Where special all-access bundles necessitate a different approach than (a) above, the instructor will be consulted by Globalcademy and will have the option to opt in or out of lower priced, high volume deals. 

3) Marketing campaigns:

Where Globalcademy chooses to engage in paid advertising, it is effectively acting as an affiliate. Such campaigns include PPC, CPM and PPL advertising, press coverage and any marketing method seeks to engage in.

4) Instructor promotions:

Where an instructor promotes their own courses, it will enrol on the Globalcademy affiliate program and will receive 97% of the revenue. retains 3% in order to offset card processing fees. In such a case the instructor shall enrol on the Globalcademy affiliate program at a commission rate of 72%, which will be added to the standard 25% instructor revenue share as per (2) above.

5) Affiliate enrolment:

The instructor gives permission to promote all courses via affiliate programs and is automatically enrolled in this scheme.

6) Refunds and payments: 

Users are entitled to refunds and may initiate charge-backs up to 60 days after the purchase. For this reason, instructors will be pay will have a 60 day delay, for example transactions carried out in January, will be paid out to the instructor in March.



7) Instructor responsibilities: 

a) Instructors will host and retain full control over their videos and intellectual property. No videos will be uploaded on the Globalcademy server.

b) Instructors can decide whether and when to terminate any course. Students who paid in the last 60 days will receive a refund.

c) Instructors are requested to accommodate all realistic feedback but are in a position to remove any defamatory comments and feedback and in such a case, will notify why a comment removal occurred.

d) Instructors have a choice on whether to work with a dissatisfied student to improve their experience or to exclude the student from the course and provide a full refund.

e) You will not host on any materials that breach any copyright or plagiarise intellectual property.

f) You will act in good faith to all members and not bring the platform into disrepute.

e) Promotional pricing: You have full control over promotional pricing and will notify us when you seek to run a discounted promotion.

8) Taxes:

As an instructor you are responsible to declare and pay your taxes to your country of residence. For EU transactions, may add appropriate taxes in addition to the price the instructor listed.

9) Monthly recurring membership type transactions: has the ability to sell recurring membership to courses. Where the marketing department is interested to include your courses in such offers, you will be consulted. The instructor and their courses are not automatically enrolled on such promotions and will have the final say on whether the inclusion of a course in any recurring or membership type program.

10) Electronic notifications:

By using the Products or communicating with Company, You agree that may communicate with You electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to Your use of the Products or these Terms. If learns of a security system’s breach, we may attempt to notify You electronically by posting a notice on the Products or sending an email to You

11) Termination:

Either party retains the right to terminate this agreement with immediate effect. The party terminating will notify the other party via email.



12) Indemnity:

You hereby indemnify, defend and hold harmless and its affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors, representatives and third party providers from and against all reasonably foreseeable losses, expenses, damages, costs, claims and demands, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and related costs and expenses, due to or arising out of any breaches by any party.

13) General:

Entire Agreement. These Terms and any policies applicable to You posted on the Site constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter.

Severability. If any provision of these Terms is found to be illegal, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions of these Terms.

Waiver. A provision of these Terms may be waived only by a written instrument executed by the party entitled to the benefit of such provision. The failure of Company to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

Notice. Any notice or other communication to be given hereunder will be in writing and given by facsimile, postpaid registered or certified mail return receipt requested, or electronic mail.

No Agency. Nothing in these Terms shall be construed as making either party the partner, joint venture, agent, legal representative, employer, contractor or employee of the other. Neither the Company nor any other party to this Agreement shall have, or hold itself out to any third party as having, any authority to make any statements, representations or commitments of any kind, or to take any action that shall be binding on the other except as provided for herein or authorized in writing by the party to be bound.

These Terms and Your use of the website and the products shall be governed by the substantive laws of the United Kingdom without reference to its choice or conflicts of law principles.

14) Agreement:

By using the platform, instructors are bound by these terms. reserves the right to update it’s terms.

15) Quality review process:

No course is guaranteed to be included on our platform and all courses are subject to the decision of our quality review team. This applies retrospectively should our quality team become aware of any concerns.

16) Instructor payment:

The instructor will provide with up to date Paypal details in order to receive their monthly payments.

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