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Terms and conditions

When you enrol online (purchase a course), your payment will be processed, and you will be provided with confirmation of your enrolment. Your place in a course is not secure until the fee(s) for the course are paid.

Registration, enrolment and payment

  • Registering your interest for a course does not provide you with a place in class. Enrolments can only be finalised and confirmed once a full payment has been received.
  • The Australian Patisserie Academy cannot hold places for students that have registered their interest only, special provisions are in place for 5 day courses (please see below).  Places in classes are allocated in the order full payments are received. 
  • When you enrol online, your payment will be processed and you will be provided with a confirmation of your enrolment. 
  • In addition, students receive a confirmation e-mail, containing all relevant information needed, prior to attending the class. This e-mail is forwarded to students 7 days prior to the course commencing.
  • All fees must be paid in full before the program begins.
  • For liability and insurance purposes only enrolled students are eligible to attend classes. Students are not able to transfer their enrolment to a third party without written consent from the academy. Students without a confirmed enrolment are not able to partake in classes. 
  • The Australian Patisserie Academy reserves the right to cancel a program if there are insufficient enrolments or other extenuating circumstances.
  • The Australian Patisserie Academy accepts VISA and MASTERCARD for online payments.

Refunds and cancellations

  • Cancellations notified in writing at least 14 days before the start of 1 (one), 2 (two) or 3 (three) day short courses are eligible for full refunds; this excludes Guest Chefs and Masterclasses.
  • Cancellations notified less than 14 days before our 1 (one), 2 (two) or 3 (three) day short courses will not receive a refund; however, a suitable substitute may attend in your place.
  • Cancellations notified in writing more than 30 days before the start of our 5 day intensive courses are eligible for full refunds.
  • Cancellations notified in writing more than 45 days before the start of our guest chefs and master class courses are eligible for full refunds.
  • Cancellations notified within 30 days prior of our 5 day intensive courses will not receive a refund; however, a suitable substitute may attend in your place.
  • Cancellations notified within 45 days prior of our guest chefs and master classes will not receive a refund; however, a suitable substitute may attend in your place.
  • Failure to provide a suitable substitute will result in forfeiting your payment.
  • If a program is cancelled by the Australian Patisserie Academy, you are entitled to a full refund.

Five day intensive programs, Guests and Masterclasses

  • For our 5 day intensive courses only, the Academy provides students with the option of paying a 25% deposit to reserve a place, students need to contact the Academy for payment processing; exact dates for the final payment are provided when deposits are processed.
  • In the event that a full payment has not been received by the due date, students will be placed on a waiting list. Enrolments are subject to a full payment and availability.
  • Guest Chefs & Masterclasses are not subject to deposits. Places in classes are allocated in the order full payments are received. 

General Information

  • The program prices, dates and times are subject to change without notice, please check with the Australian Patisserie Academy offering the program.