I. Workshop Pricing

All prices quoted include VAT at the current and appropriate rate applicable to workshops in the UK & Ireland.

Workshop prices in UK

All course fees include Zero Rated Printed Matter

Workshop prices outside UK

2-day Level 1 (Basic) training workshops

Professional £330.00 (£282.50 + £47.50.00 VAT)
Parent £185.00 (£161.67 + £23.33 VAT)
Professional €430.00 / £360.00
Parent €250.00 (€203.25 + VAT €46.75)
Parent £210 (£170.73 + VAT £39.27)

2-day Level 1 (Basic) training workshops in Brighton (PECS UK)

Professional £290.00 (£249.17 + £40.83 VAT)
Parent £166.50 (£146.25 + £20.25 VAT)

2-Day Level 2 (Advanced) training workshop

Professional £330.00 (£258.33 + £51.67VAT)
Parent £185.00 (£161.67 + £23.33 VAT)
Professional €430.00 / £360.00
Parent €250 (€203.25 + €46.75 VAT)
Parent £210 (£170.73 + VAT £39.27)

1-day workshops:

Guide to Managing Challenging Behaviour, PECS In Your Curriculum, Teaching Critical Communication Skills, Transitioning from PECS to Speech Generating Devices (SGDs)

Professional £180 (£150.83 + £29.17 VAT)
Parent £95 (£80.00 + £15.00 VAT)

1-day training workshops in Brighton (PECS UK)

Guide to Managing Challenging Behaviour, PECS In Your Curriculum, Teaching Critical Communication Skills, Transitioning from PECS to Speech Generating Devices (SGDs)

Professional £160 (£134.17 + £25.83 VAT)
Parent £85.75 (£72.29 + £13.46 VAT)

SoSAFE! Training workshop

Professional £245 (£213.50 + £31.50 VAT)
Parent £155 (£138.50 + £16.50 VAT)
Professional €315.00 / £262.50
Parent €200 (€162.60 + €37.40 VAT)
Parent £167 (£135.77 + VAT £32.23)

SoSAFE! training workshops in Brighton (PECS UK)

Professional £225 (£196.83 + £28.17 VAT)
Parent £135 (£121.83 + £13.17 VAT)
  • To attend at the parent rate you will be the parent of a child/adolescent who has communication difficulties, who plans to use PECS in a home setting only, and not in a professional capacity.
  • Students (a person in full time education and not working) may attend any workshop and will receive a 10% discount from the full professional rate, but we must see proof of a valid student card.
  • The Professional rate is applicable to any person(s) using this training in a professional capacity. It is also applicable to Foster Carers & Paid Carers.
  • Our workshop fees include finger buffet lunch and refreshments, all handouts and course materials.
  • A contract/booking becomes binding when we receive a workshop delegate booking either by post, email or fax, we do not take bookings for workshops over the telephone. By making a booking you agree to our terms & conditions.

When making a booking for attendance at a PECS training workshop, if the delegate books within 14 days of the workshop start date, this 14 day period would usually be considered the cancellation or ‘cooling off’ period, whereby no cancellation fees will apply. By booking inside of this period you agree to the training workshop starting before the end of the usual cancellation period and our standard cancellation terms will apply (see below).

Workshop confirmation details – these will be either emailed to you, if you have provided an email address on your application form, or posted to you once we received and processed your application form. These details will include workshop timetable, training venue address, general directions and map. It is down to the individual delegate to plan their own route to the workshop location.

II. Payments

We accept the following credit and debit cards: Visa – including Electron, Delta, and MasterCard.

If you want to pay by cheque or postal order (we also accept Euro cheques) please post it in with your workshop application details.

Make cheques payable to: “Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd” with your postcode and account number (if known) on the back and post to:

Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd

Ground Floor, Lion Building • Crowhurst Road
Brighton, BN1 8AF • United Kingdom

We also accept Sterling BACS transfers. Send transfers to:

Natwest, Castle Square Branch, Brighton 
Sterling account no: 69544301
Sort code: 60-30-09
Swift: NWBKGB 2 L
IBAN: GB03NWBK60300969544301

Euro payments will not be accepted into our Sterling Account. We are unable to accept payment by BACS into our Euro account unless previously agreed. Please contact Pyramid regarding this option. If Euro BACS payments have been agreed, a administration fee of €10+VAT will be added to each invoice.

III. Workshop Cancellations & Transfers

If you wish to cancel your delegate place on a workshop you must inform Pyramid Educational Consultants in writing, this can be either by email, fax or post. We cannot accept cancellations by phone. We would recommend that if you send in your cancellation notice by post that you obtain a Certificate Of Postage.

TransferCancellation
1-2 weeks prior to workshop dateProfessionalNo charge30% of course fee
ParentNo chargeNo charge
Less than 1 week prior to workshop dateProfessional30% + course fee100% of course fee
Parent30% + course fee30% of course fee
  • Non-attendance – If you do not attend a workshop, and you have not previously informed us, the full course fee remains payable. If you wish to then transfer to another workshop, there is a 25% transfer fee.
  • Maximum of two separate transfers allowed and we must be notified no later than a week after you notified us of your intention to transfer of your chosen workshop.
IV. Adverse Weather

If you are unable to attend a workshop due to adverse weather conditions, please inform our office as soon as possible by calling +44 (0)1273 609555. You will be offered a transfer to another workshop of your choice, 100% of delegate rate will be charged, plus a transfer fee of £50/€60. If we (Pyramid Educational Consultants) cancel a workshop due to adverse weather, we will endeavor to inform all attending delegates as soon as possible. You will be given the choice of either a full refund of the course fee or to transfer free of charge to another workshop date/location.

V. Late arrivals/early leavers

If you are late for a course or you leave before the end of the course; we reserve the right to withhold issue of our training certificate. This is our training policy, as it is felt that you will gain insufficient knowledge or skill in the time remaining. In all such cases, the full course fee remains payable.

VI. Discounts

5% discount available for bookings on the same workshop of 5 – 9 delegates. 10% discount available for bookings on the same workshop for 10 or more delegates. Bookings are to be made together at the same time. (Up to 20 maximum). Discounts are only applicable to the professional rate. Early Bird Booking Discount – only applicable to online workshop bookings, 10% discount applicable to bookings made more than 112 days prior to workshop date. Discounts are only applicable to the professional rate.  Early Bird booking invoices need to be paid within 30 days of receiving the invoice in order to have the 10% Early Bird Booking Discount applied.

VII. Dietary Requirements

We endeavor to do our best to accommodate your dietary needs, but we are unable to accommodate complex dietary needs. On these occasions we would ask you to provide your own packed lunch.

VIII. Recording and Videotaping

Attendees/Delegates may not record audio or video of any of the PECS training workshops or talks conducted by Pyramid Educational Consultants UK Ltd, as this is a direct infringement of our intellectual property. Attendees/Delegates caught recording maybe asked to leave the training workshop. In these cases no refund of training fees will apply.

IX. Accommodation

Participants are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements. This is not included in the workshop price.

X. Pyramid Workshop Cancellations

If Pyramid Educational Consultants have to cancel a workshop due to force majeure, a full refund of the delegate rate will be issued.

XI. Replacement PECS Training Certificates

If you require a replacement training certificate, there is a £5/€6 charge for the certificate to be printed and posted to you. You will need to complete an order form and send payment before any certificates can be issued.