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Terms & Conditions
There is an administration fee of 60 € for all courses.
Administration fee includes: Level testing, information folder, class material, 1st course book (levels A1-B2), certificate of attendance, use of library, orientation visit to San Sebastián
Not included: Airport transfers, travel insurance, the costs of activities of the cultural programme, entrance tickets and transport costs of the activities.
Cancellation: Students must give written notice of cancellation to TANDEM San Sebastian by fax, post or e-mail. In case of cancellation no later than 3 weeks before the start of your course, we will retain 60 € of the deposit. Less than 3 weeks prior to the course beginning we will retain 120 €. In both cases the amount will be valid for another course during the same year in TANDEM San Sebastián.
If student arrives late, is absent during any part of the course or leaves early, if a student decides to cancel his or her course after it has started no refund will be made.
The school never cancels any course, even if there is only one participant. If the school is forced to cancel a course, activity or service contracted previously by the student, the school will refund the full amount.
Spanish classes and public holidays:
On public holidays Spanish lessons run as usual or are made up along the same week.
Holiday calender 2020: January 20; March 19; April 10 and 13; May 1st; July 31st; October 12; December 8. We do not offer group courses from December 21st to January 4, 2021.
Insurances: TANDEM San Sebastián cannot be held liable for damage or accident to students' persons or property. Students are strongly recommended to take out personal travel insurance before departure. Members of the European Union should bring their European Insurance Card which covers medical assistance in case of illness.
The minimum age for all group courses is 16; students younger than 18 years need written authorization from their parents.
Our group size is from 3 to 8 students, at high season the maximum is 10 students per group. We accept students at all levels, however if we do not have a group at your level, or if there are only 2 students in the group we reserve the right to reduce the number of lessons per week. Intensive Course: If there are 2 students in a group they will receive 15 lessons per week instead of 20. If there is only one student in a level he/she will receive 10 individual lessons per week instead of 20 group lessons. Superintensive Course: If there is only 1 student in a group he will receive 5 individuel lessons instead of 10.
We are flexible to change schedules when possible, but the lessons have to be cancelled up to 24 hours before, otherwise the student will miss this lesson.
Requirements for carrying out a TANDEM® exchange are to possess a basic working knowledge of Spanish and attend a course of at least three weeks duration.
All lessons are 45 minutes.
Classes are generally in the morning but may be also held in the early afternoon.
All fees, administration, course and accommodation, are in Euro (€).