FAQ

Does ACDC offer living accomodations?


The school doesn't offer accommodations in Summerside, but will assist in finding available accommodations.




What do I need for equipment?


Each course will have its own list of required equipment. Please consult the course outline for the particular course you are interested in by visiting the course page and downloading the corresponding pdf.




Can I play sports while doing the USS Diver course?


If you play sports and attend this program, you will have to do a good job of managing your time and energy. your day starts at 7:30 AM with fitness and is done most days before 5 PM. During the academic part of the course,there is a considerable amount of homestudy.




Is there anything I should bring or do that will help me with this program?


A laptop computer and living where there is Wi-Fi, or having access to Wi-Fi will help students with their homestudy. All lessons are posted online at the end of each day, and communications are done through email.




What is your refund policy?


Atltantic Commercial Diving Centre Refund Policy 1. If the institution receives tuition from the student, or a person on behalf of the student, the institution will refund the student, or the person who paid on behalf of the student, the tuition that was paid in relation to the program in which the student is enrolled if:
a. the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from the student no later than seven days after the effective contract date and before the contract start date;
b. the student, or the student’s parent or legal guardian, signs the student enrolment contract seven days or less before the contract start date and the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from the student between the date the student, or the student’s parent or legal guardian, signed the student enrolment contract and the contract start date; or
c. the student does not attend a work experience component and the institution does not provide all of the hours of instruction of the work experience component within 30 days of the contract end date.
2. The institution will refund the tuition for the program and all related fees paid by the student or a person on behalf of the student enrolled in the program if the student is enrolled in the program without having met the admission requirements and did not misrepresent his or her knowledge or skills when applying for admission.
3. If a student does not attend any of the first 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition paid under the student enrolment contract unless the program is provided solely through distance education.
4. If the institution receives a notice of withdrawal from a student:
a. more than seven days after the effective contract date and
i. at least 30 days before the contract start date, the institution may retain up to 10% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract, to a maximum of $2,000.
ii. less than 30 days before the contract start date, the institution may retain up to 20% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract, to a maximum of $4,000. b. after the contract start date
i. but before 11% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 30% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.
ii. and after 10% but before 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.
iii. After 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 100% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract
5. If the institution provides a notice of dismissal to a student and the date the institution delivers the notice to the student is:
a. before 11% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 30% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.
b. after 10% but before 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 50% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.
c. After 30% of the hours of instruction to be provided during the contract term have been provided, the institution may retain up to 100% of the tuition due under the student enrolment contract.
6. The institution will refund fees charged for course materials paid for but not received if the student provides a notice of withdrawal to the institution or the institution provides a notice of dismissal to the student.
7. Refunds required under this policy will be paid to the student, or a person who paid the tuition or fees on behalf of the student, within 30 days:
a. of the date the institution receives a student’s notice of withdrawal,
b. of the date the institution provides a notice of dismissal to the student,
c. of the date that the registrar provides notice to the institution that the institution is not complying with section 1© or 2 of this policy, or
d. after the first 30% of the hours of instruction if section 3 of this policy applies.
8. If an international student delivers a copy of a refusal of a study permit to the institution, sections 1(a), 1(b), 4, 7, and 8 of this policy apply as if the copy of the refusal were a notice of withdrawal, unless:
a. the international student requests an additional letter of acceptance for the same program that was the subject of the refusal of a study permit, or
b. the program is provided solely through distance education.





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Prince Edward Island

C1N 5N6

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Telephone: 902-888-9393

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