ISM Membership Terms & Conditions

By accessing and using this Website you agree that you have read and accept these Terms of Use and all terms and conditions contained and that they shall apply to your use. If you do NOT agree to all these Terms of Use, you should NOT use this website.

These Terms of Use may be amended by our company at any time. Such amended Terms of Use shall be effective upon posting on this website. Please check the Terms of Use published on this website regularly to ensure that you are aware of all terms governing your use of this website. Other web sites owned by our company may have their own terms of use which apply to such web sites. Also, specific terms and conditions may apply to specific content, products, materials, services or information contained on or available through this website (the “Content”) or transactions concluded through this website.

Our company reserves the right to make changes or updates with respect to or in the content of the website or the format thereof at any time without notice. Our company reserves the right to terminate or restrict access to the website for any reason whatsoever at its sole discretion.

Although care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website, our company assumes no responsibility, therefore. The ISM does not warrant that the materials will be error free, nor free from viruses, defamatory, offensive, or other harmful matter. You assume the cost of any necessary service, repair, or correction.

The content of this site and content of sites linked to from this site are provided ‘as is’, without warranties of any kind. You may access other websites via hypertext links from the website. Such websites are provided by independent third parties and ISM accept no responsibility for the availability or content of such websites or information contained on them.

Under no circumstance shall ISM, its affiliates, agents and suppliers be liable for any damages arising out of the use or inability to use the materials in this site or any linked site. The material and information content is general information and you should not rely on this material or information on the Website for making any business, legal or other decisions. You should seek appropriate independent advice.

You shall not copy, modify, distribute or in any way exploit copyrighted or proprietary materials available in this site. It may only be copied and distributed subject to inclusion of the following notice: Copyright The Institute of Sales Management (www.ismprofessional.com). Any infringement of this notice will result in legal action for substantial damages.

Use of software available for downloading from the site is governed by the term of the license agreement accompanying the software.

Our company does not warrant or make any representations as to the security of this website. You acknowledge any information sent may be intercepted. Our company does not warrant that the website or the servers which make this website available or electronic communications sent by our company are free from viruses or any other harmful elements.

All content is provided “as is” and “as available”. Our company hereby expressly disclaims any representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, non-infringement, or as to the operation of this web site or the content. Our company does not warrant or make any representations as to the security of this website. You acknowledge any information sent may be intercepted. Our company does not warrant that the website or the servers which make this web site available or electronic communications sent by our company are free from viruses or any other harmful elements.

Guidance on use of ISM name and logo

USE OF LOGO:

Use of the ISM Logo is available to all accredited education centres, individual members and corporate members, providing that all relevant invoices from the ISM have been settled.
The logo can appear on publicity materials, and your sales notepaper providing the ISM logo is considerably smaller than your own.
The logo should not imply an endorsement of your product or programme unless you have formal notification of this from the ISM
When the ISM logo is used a draft of the publication should be sent to the ISM for prior approval (unless otherwise agreed with the ISM)
No alterations should be made to the ISM logo in any way apart from size reduction
For further queries on use of logo please CLICK HERE to contact the ISM

Membership terms and conditions

Your membership

On completion of your registration you will be joining the ISM as part of an ongoing membership. The minimum term of membership is 12 months and membership will run in 12-month intervals thereafter.

The current cost of membership is indicated on your payment form.

Access to the member’s area of our website will be accessible from any device with an adequate internet connection however you should note that rich content such as video and audio will be optimised when using a WiFi connection.

The ISM reserves the right to change or cancel individual member benefits where feedback suggests they are not being used or other benefits would be preferred by members. We will ensure that you will be notified of any changes to the membership offer prior to it changing.

Cancellation

Membership cancellations received within 14 days of registration may be eligible to receive a full refund less a £35 service fee.

Cancellations received after the stated deadline (14 days post registration) but before the 12-month period has expired will not be eligible for a refund.

Cancellations prior to the 14-day deadline will be accepted by email, telephone or mail and should be directed to ‘Membership Services’.

If you pay by direct debit or standing order you must notify us a minimum of 10 days before your renewal date if you wish to cancel your membership, any cancellations after the renewal date and post payment being taken will not be refunded. If you pay annually by card or cheque, you will have the opportunity to cancel when we send out your payment reminder.