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Course Purchase Terms
1. Telephone purchases on iift.ie are processed by Realex Payments and Elavon/Bank of Ireland. Website purchases are processed by Paypal. Other methods of payment available are cheques, cash and direct transfer to our bank account.
2. There is no refund after the course has been booked. The rules of the Club above also apply to course enrollees. IIFT may decide that a person is not suitable for enrollment in any particular course.
All of our payments are handled by Realex, an Irish based Payments company. Realex Payments are certified and approved by several leading financial institutions. Their systems and security controls are based on current industry standards. There are several layers of technology in place to ensure the confidentiality, authentication and integrity of information. Realex Payments have been accredited with the AIS (Account Information Security) certification by VISA and is one of the few companies in Europe to achieve this. This shows their commitment to above industry standard in every aspect of payment processing. Information is sent to them frviaduct.ie via the internet and they then connect to our bank. All information when in transit via the internet is encrypted (128bit SSL) to ensure confidentiality of sensitive data. All messages sent to Realex and the responses from Realex are authenticated using digitally signed digests. All requests are verified against a legal list of IP address and referring URLs.
The Realex technical infrastructure is located in secure co-location facilities that have 24/7 security and advanced building management systems along with environmental controls. Critical servers and applications are monitored constantly to threshold levels and Realex Payment staff is instantly alerted via our real time monitoring and alerting service. All connections to the financial institutions are over private dedicated leased circuits, backed up with ISDN lines and in certain cases VPN connections over the internet. The network is designed to be highly resilient with duplicate and triplicate systems in place depending on the critical nature of each component. Realex Payments are registered with the data protection commissioner as a “Data Processor”. Cardholder information is encrypted and not displayed in our reporting systems – RealControl.
We accept payment online by VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Laser Cards. VAT is charged at the current rate where applicable and is inclusive in the display price. Customers can only attend courses upon receipt of payment in full.