Terms & conditions

1. To secure a lesson or course booking with Tinderbox Ski School Chamonix a credit card number or deposit will be taken by a member of the Tinderbox team, once deposit is received you will be sent email booking conformation.
2. Full payment is required two weeks prior to the beginning of the week or lesson.
3. Cancellation within four weeks (30days) prior to course or lesson commencement will incur a 100% cancellation fee, it may be possible however to re-sell the cancelled lesson in such a case a refund will be given.
4. No refund will be given to clients who simply don’t turn up.
5. Tinderbox ski school and its ski teachers cannot be held responsible for conditions out of its control such as slope/lift closures due to bad weather or if the lesson is cancelled due to injury. We are happy to supply a letter to your insurance company however.
6. Groups and courses will run when a minimum of 3 people are booked, if 3 people are not booked 7 days before the week is due to start then you will be offered the option of changing to a private lesson at the current Tinderbox Ski School rate.
7. Tinderbox Ski School will endeavour to make sure clients are well informed, it is the responsibility of the clients to make sure they know meeting points, times and also make themselves known to the ski teacher.
8. All clients booking on a Tinderbox Ski School lesson, course or guiding must make sure they have the appropriate ski insurance. If booking an all mountain, backcountry, avalanche safety, touring, steeps or off-piste course or lesson please ensure your insurance covers you for these activities.
Note – We recommend that off-piste skiers are well informed about current weather, snowpack and avalanche hazards. Backcountry skiers should never travel alone. All members of your group should wear a transceiver (457kHz) and know how to use it. In addition to your transceiver everyone should also carry a shovel, and a probe. Backcountry skiers should advise someone of where they are traveling, and when they will make next contact.

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