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General User – a user who accesses the Website for informational purpose only, and who is not then a Student User or a Subscription User.
Student User – a user who has paid a tuition fee to Trapezio in order to access the password-protected sections of the Website, including the course content and whose term of access to the Website has not expired. Access is granted to a Student User for a period of 90 days from the date Trapezio first grants you such access.
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- Sharing of usernames and passwords is strictly prohibited. You are responsible for any acts or omissions of any person accessing or using the Website via a username and password assigned to you, whether you authorized such access or use or not.
- Cheating on tests is strictly prohibited. This includes sharing of answers and looking at lesson material, notes, or any textbook while testing. Trapezio may invalidate (without any refund to you) any and all scores with respect to any tests in which it reasonably suspects cheating has occurred
- Printing of material is strictly prohibited. Printed lesson materials and Study Guides are available in the textbook which is provided to Student Users as part of the tuition fee, and to Subscription Users at an additional charge (please contact us with any inquiries).
- You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, obscene, libelous, or otherwise offensive information.
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Access to Password Protected/Secure Areas
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Compliance With Applicable Laws
Content is made available only to provide information about Trapezio’s products and services and to deliver its training courses. Trapezio administers and operates this Website from its corporate headquarters in the State of Georgia, United States of America . Trapezio makes no representation that the Content is appropriate or available for use in any other locations. You are responsible for compliance with, and agree you will comply with, all laws governing your access and use of this Website and/or any Content, and all applicable federal, state, and local laws govern your access to this Website. Information available on this Website may be subject to U.S. export control laws and may also be subject to the laws of the country in which you reside.
Although Trapezio has attempted to provide accurate information on this Website, Trapezio assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the Content or this Website.
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Links to Third Party Sites
This Website contains links to third party websites. Access to, and use of, any third party website linked to this Website is at your own risk and Trapezio is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements set forth in these other websites or any acts or omissions in connection therewith. Trapezio provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement by or affiliation with Trapezio and shall not result in any liability to Trapezio.
Choice of Law, Jurisdiction and Venue
Certificates: Certificates signifying satisfactory completion of applicable Trapezio course(s) (at least a 75% average test score) will be issued after completion of the entire program and all tuition fees are paid in full.
Incidental Costs: Tuition does not cover any costs related to Internet access or telephone calls that you may incur during course participation, or otherwise in the accessing or use of the Website or any Content.
Upgrades: You understand that it may be necessary from time to time for Trapezio or its contractor to perform upgrades and enhancements to the Website, Online Lessons, Tests, and other Content which may render it inaccessible for short periods of time. Trapezio will attempt, but is not obligated, to notify you of any scheduled outages. If you have not been notified of such instances, please let us know so we may remedy the situation.
Placement Assistance: Placement assistance is provided in the form of Individual graduates being able to post their resumes on the Website to be viewed by potential employers and allowing Individual users to post job openings on the bulletin board. However, it is understood that Trapezio does not and cannot promise or guarantee employment, nor level of income or wage rate to any student or graduate. Trapezio is not responsible for, and shall have no liability whatsoever for, any acts or omissions of persons who contact you as a result of your resume being posted on the Website.
Refunds: Refunds may be available for individual participants who withdraw early. Please contact us for further information.
ADA CERP Recognition
This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between American Association of Orthodontists and the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting/Trapezio.
The American Association of Orthodontics is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
The American Association of Orthodontics designates this activity for 30 continuing education credits.