Terms And Conditions For All Cooking Lessons & Italian Language Classes

Italian Language Lessons - General Policies & Liability

Mamma Licia, Kimili, ZeroDegrees and all business located at 276 Essex St., Salem MA 01970 are not liable for any personal injuries or illnesses that may occur at any time, nor for any loss of, or damage to personal property and you, the client, accept all the terms and conditions as listed here below.

Italian Language - General Payment

Italian Language - Cancellation & Refund Policy

Mamma Licia reserves the right to cancel and/or modify lessons/classes and terms/sessions at any time. Mamma Licia will do her best to contact everyone if a class is cancelled, but she cannot guarantee prior notification. Every effort will be made to reschedule the lesson and any payment for the cancelled class will be applicable to the new lesson date as long as the lesson was not cancelled due to a Client’s improper and/or inappropriate behavior and/or unsafe situations.

Mamma Licia reserves the right to cancel any “Term/Session” of lessons and/or class that fails to attract sufficient enrollment. In that case only, all clients will be notified via the contact information you provided when you made your reservation and a full refund will be offered in the form of a check or a credit towards a future class (credit must be used within 60 days of issuing).

Gift certificates are not refundable nor transferable, and enrollment in any class/lesson/term/session is personal and not transferable.

If a client is dissatisfied with an Italian language program for any reason, to receive a partial refund, Mamma Licia must be notified in writing (letter or email only) at least 4 days prior to the beginning of the second class, no refunds nor credits will be issued past this time. A 50 percent processing fee will be deducted for any approved refund.

Cooking Lessons - General Policies

Clients must inform Mamma Licia in writing of any allergies and/or dietary restrictions in their party when making a reservation!

Proper attire and comfortable closed-toe shoes are highly recommended for all cooking lessons and while a gratuity is never expected, it is always appreciated.

“Personal Cooking Lessons” are in your kitchen with your equipment, tools and ingredients. The Client is responsible for his own property, including the proper cleaning and sanitizing of all areas, equipment and ingredients necessary, as well as set up and final clean up.

Lessons/classes will be terminated instantly and no refunds or credits will be issued if Mamma Licia deems a situation to be unsafe or improper due to circumstances or someone’s behavior.

Mamma Licia is not responsible for any injuries or illnesses that may occur at any time.

Enrollment in a class/lesson is not transferable.

Alcoholic Beverage Policy

Mamma Licia’s Group Cooking Lessons are “Bring Your Own Beverage”. You are welcome to bring your own non-alcoholic beverage and/or wine or beer (no other liquor allowed) to a lesson and consume it on the premises. However, I ask that you consume your beverage responsibly. Whoever fails to do that will be asked to leave with no refunds or credits issued. Be advised that Mamma Licia may ask you to present identification to prove that you are of legal Massachusetts State drinking age. Anyone who will be driving and/or is on certain medication should not consume alcohol. At this time I also want to remind you that State laws/rules do not allow you to drive with open containers containing any amounts of alcohol, therefore plan accordingly.

Cooking - General Payment Policy

All payments for any Mamma Licia class are due in full before the first lesson begins and must be cash or check made out to ”Mamma Licia”. A $40 processing charge will be assessed for any checks returned by your bank. All late payments are subject to a $25 late fee for every week past due. Enrollment in a class/lesson is not transferable.

All prices are subject to change at anytime without any prior warning.

“Group Cooking Lessons” in Mamma Licia’s kitchen

Advance payment in full is required to reserve your spot for any “Group Cooking Lesson” in Mamma Licia’s kitchen and enrollment in a class/lesson is not transferable.

“Personal Cooking Lessons” in your kitchen

A “Personal Cooking Lesson” contract is not transferable. A $150.00 non-refundable deposit per lesson is required with signed contract agreement to reserve any “Personal Cooking Lesson”.
Personal Cooking Lessons that include the purchasing of Alcohol, and/or are for Groups of 8 or more, will require an extra non-refundable deposit of $250.00. Any balance is due before the lesson begins on the scheduled lesson date. Groceries and Overtime are not included and will be billed separately. Lessons start promptly at scheduled time, any delay to the lesson’s start time will be charged as overtime and added to the bill. Overtime is due in full at the end of the lesson. Overtime is billed $50 for every additional half hour, or fraction thereof, of a personal lesson.
Services out of area—beyond a 5 mile radius from Salem, MA—will incur a surcharge of $1 per mile, roundtrip. Groups of 8 or more, will be charged an extra $250, plus an additional overtime fee of $25 for every additional half hour, or fraction thereof, of overtime. A $40 processing charge will be assessed for any checks returned by your bank. All late payments are subject to a $25 late fee for every week past due.

Cooking - Cancellation & Refund Policy

Mamma Licia reserves the right to cancel any lesson/class at any time. Every effort will be made to reschedule the lesson and the deposit will be applicable to the new lesson date as long as the lesson was not cancelled due to improper behavior and/or unsafe circumstances.

Mamma Licia also reserves the right to modify the lesson/class and/or menu and/or eliminate parts of it at any time due to ingredient availability and/or client skills and time constraints. Therefore, recipes may be substituted or eliminated and not every recipe scheduled may be prepared.

Mamma Licia reserves the right to cancel any “Group” lesson and/or class that fails to attract sufficient enrollment. In that case only, all clients will be notified via the contact information they provided when they made their reservation and a full refund will be offered in the form of a check or a credit towards a future class (credit must be used within 60 days of issuing). Mamma Licia reserves the right to cancel and/or modify lessons/classes and menus at any time.

Gift certificates are not refundable nor transferable, and enrollment in a class/lesson is not transferable.

“Group Cooking Lessons” in Mamma Licia’s kitchen.

“Personal Cooking Lessons” in your kitchen

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