To ensure the ABS Training Centre runs smooth and safely, all students and parents should review the company policies below:

Ground Training Attire
– 3/4 or full length leggings/tights; bodysuit or fitted top; extra long sleeve top
– Shorts and crop tops are also an option. Loose baggy clothing during training should be avoided.
– No “extras” on clothing: buttons, zippers, drawstrings, hoods, etc.
– Hair tied back
– No jewelry—jewelry that cannot be removed must be covered with athletic tape
– Indoor shoes are allowed

Aerial Silks Attire
– 3/4 or full length leggings/tights; bodysuit or fitted top; extra long sleeve top
– No “extras” on clothing: buttons, zippers, drawstrings, hoods, etc.
– Hair tied back
– No jewelry—jewelry that cannot be removed must be covered with athletic tape
– No shoes required

Training Tools
– You may bring a training log
– Optional: rosin (silks), chalk

Arrival
– Plan to arrive at least 10 – 15 minutes prior to class.  Athletes must wait in the waiting area until their class is in session.
– Remove ALL jewellery before class; hair tied back, be ready with proper attire.
– ABS has specifically been set up as an open concept.  Therefore, please do not interact or interfere with classes that are in session.

Student Communications
– Students are responsible for ensuring that the office has their up-to-date contact information; especially their current email address
– Students are responsible for making themselves aware of all ABS training centre closures, session dates and any schedule changes—this includes communications via email, class schedules and our student notice board

Food & Beverages
– Water can be purchased for the price of $1.00/bottle
– Beverages and food items are to be consumed in the viewing area only.  Please put all waste in the garbage before you leave to help keep the training centre clean.

Storing Your Belongings
– Leave all personal belongings in the viewing area; do not bring onto the training floor

Training Floor
– Only registered students are permitted on the training floor
– All parents, spectators, etc. must stay in the viewing area at all times
– All apparatus and equipment is not to be used without the presence of an instructor (except for students with permission and individualized programs during Open Gym training hours).  Please inquire if you are interested in more details.
– Students and parents are not to instruct, advise, or coach for any reason while training.  Doing so will interfere with progress of the student.
– All equipment must be returned to its original area after class/open gym. This includes all safety mats, training tools (stability balls, sand bags, etc.)
– Students are not to use the harness without an instructor.
– Students are not to climb any ladders, silks, rope, hoop, trapeze or rings without permission.
– Students are not permitted to change aerial equipment.

Photos/Videos
– Students are encouraged to take photos/videos and post to social media at appropriate times.
– Please be respectful of the content you are posting and only post what you feel someone else might want being posted.
– Please use #ABSTrainingCentre when posting and also check in @ABSTrainingCentre.

SECTION IV. PAYMENT POLICIES
Refund Policy
– The $40 insurance/registration fee is non-refundable
– Classes missed without a written explanation to abscrewinfo@gmail.com within 24h of the class is not eligible for makeup.
– Permitted missed classes must be made up within 1 week before or after.  Some exceptions may apply.

Missed Classes
– Classes that will be missed must be brought up with the coach/staff at least one week prior to missing. Substitute classes can be discussed with your coach and must be approved.
– If you are sick please email abscrewinfo@gmail.com to let us know you will not be attending class. Substitute class options can be discussed with your coach.

Cancellation Policy
– For private classes we must have 24 hours notice if you are unable to make your private session, we will consider emergencies as a case by case basis.
– If you are late for your scheduled private class we cannot guarantee that your class will be extended after your scheduled time.

Methods of Payment
– Accepted methods of payment: Visa, Mastercard, Discovery Card, Cash, E-Transfer, Debit, Paypal