These Terms and Conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”), together with the documents referred to in them, set out the terms that govern the Skill Success Referral Program. By using the Referral Program, you confirm that you accept these Terms and Conditions and will comply with them. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions in their entirety, you are not authorised to participate in the Referral Program.
To participate in the Referral Program, active AAP subscribers may visit https://www.skillsuccess.com/, log into their account and access the Referral Program via their account settings. Users who invite friends to participate in the Referral Program are called “Advocates”. Individuals who receive an invitation from Advocates are called “Referees.”
1. The Referral Program
1.1 Subject to your compliance with these Terms and Conditions, Skill Success will provide you, as the advocate, with a 1 month extension to your AAP subscription as a reward (the “Reward”) for every single unique Referee that accepts the Referral Terms and Conditions and becomes an active AAP subscriber.
1.2 To participate as an Advocate, you must be an active AAP subscriber of Skill Success which means that you must have a registered account on https://www.skillsuccess.com/ with an active AAP membership. Skill Success’ Referral Program defines a Referee as a user who (1) was invited by an advocate and; (2) has used an advocate’s unique referral link to avail of an AAP membership.
1.3 Skill Success can change the Reward at any time. The amount of the Reward you will be entitled to will be the amount that applies at the time you meet all requirements of the Referral Program.
1.4 If you are the Advocate, Skill Success will provide you with a unique referral link that you can send to potential Referees to invite them to participate in the Referral Program. Skill Success will not send Referral Links. You must copy the Referral Link and are free to choose how you send the link to the Referee (e.g. via email, SMS, social media, etc.) provided that you do so only in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
1.5 Subject to the restrictions of these Terms and Conditions, the Advocate will generally be entitled to a Reward when (a) the Advocate has shared the Referral Link with the Referee; (b) the Referee uses the Referral Link to accept these Terms and Conditions and (1) signs up for an account on Skill Success, (2) and avails of an AAP membership.
1.6 The Advocate will be entitled to a Reward when they satisfy the above conditions. There is no limit to the number of times an Advocate can be rewarded for successfully referring a unique user.
1.7 You may not invite yourself to participate in the Referral Program. You may only invite persons other than yourself who are eighteen (18) years of age or older.
1.8 You may not send Referral Links in a manner that Skill Success (in its sole and absolute discretion) believes constitutes spam or unsolicited or otherwise undesirous communications.
2. Prohibited Uses
2.1 You may only use the Referral Program in good faith and in compliance with applicable laws. The following uses are prohibited, and you agree not to use the Referral Program to do any of the following:
(a) Creating multiple, duplicate, or fake profiles at https://www.skillsuccess.com/ in order to invite yourself;
(b) Inviting others who have created multiple, duplicate, or fake profiles;
(c) Using alternative contact information to send Referral Links to yourself or others;
(d) Inviting persons that you do not know personally, if Skill Success (in its sole and absolute discretion) believes that you are doing so in a way that constitutes spam or unsolicited or otherwise undesirous communications;
(e) Inviting fictitious or fake persons;
(f) Impersonating any person or otherwise misrepresent any person’s identity;
(g) Inviting persons under the age of eighteen (18) to participate in the Referral Program, or attempting to participate in the Referral Program while being under the age of eighteen (18);
(h) Transmitting any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (e.g. “spamming”);
(i) Interfering with or disrupting any servers, networks, or systems connected to the Referral Program;
(j) Doing anything that harms or damages the brand, goodwill, or reputation of Skill Success or any service providers that assist Skill Success with providing the Referral Program;
(k) Transmitting any file that contains viruses, worms, Trojan horses, or any other contaminating or destructive features;
(l) Using any automated system, script, or macro to participate in the Referral Program;
(m) Reselling, bartering, trading, auctioning or otherwise generating income by providing access to the Referral Program to others;
(n) Infringing the intellectual property rights of Skill Success, its service providers, or any third parties;
(o) Stalking, harassing, or harming any other individual;
(p) Using the Referral Program in any way that Skill Success (in its sole and absolute discretion) considers to be unreasonable, excessive, or in bad faith;
(q) Using the Referral Program in any way that breaches any applicable local, national, or international law or regulation, or that is in any way unlawful, fraudulent, or wrongful, or has any unlawful, fraudulent, or wrongful purpose or effect.
2.2 You represent and warrant that neither you, nor any person acting on your behalf or with your authorisation, will use or permit the Referral Program to be used in a prohibited manner.
3. Data Protection
3.1 To participate in the Referral Program, you must provide personal information about yourself; otherwise Skill Success is not able to provide you with any Rewards to which you may become entitled. Your personal information will be processed in accordance with the Skill Success Privacy Statement, which is available at https://www.skillsuccess.com/privacy/.
3.2 To contact Skill Success regarding your data protection rights or queries in regards to the Referral Program, please visit the “Contact Us” section at https://www.skillsuccess.com/contact/.
4. Respecting Others’ Privacy; No Spam
4.1 When you copy a Referral Link and send it to another person, you represent and warrant to us that you have obtained that person’s express consent to send them electronic communication(s) containing the Referral Link.
4.2 Bulk email distribution of Referral Link(s) to persons you do not know, sharing Referral Link(s) on websites, sharing Referral Link(s) on social media with recipient(s) you do not know, or any other sharing or promotion of a Referral Link in a manner that (in Skill Success’ sole and absolute discretion) may constitute or appear to constitute unsolicited commercial communications or “spam” is prohibited. Skill Success reserves the right to terminate the Advocate’s profile, deactivate any relevant Referral Link(s), and to require the Advocate to stop sharing the Referral Link(s) in any manner permitted by applicable law.
4.3 If you have received a Referral Link from a website, on social media from a person you do not know, via email from a person you do not know, or in any other fashion from a person you do not know, please be aware that the Referral Link may be invalid and may not work.
5. Program Restrictions
5.1 The Reward earned through the Referral Program is a 1 month (30 day) extension to your active subscription that will be immediately applied. It cannot be stored and applied to future subscriptions.
5.2 In the event that a referee cancels their AAP subscription within 30 days of successfully availing it via a referral, the 1 month extension granted to the advocate will also be revoked.
5.3 Rewards have no monetary value and may not be redeemed for cash. Rewards are not transferable and may not be auctioned, traded, bartered or sold. Upon termination of the Referral Program or any portion thereof for any reason, or upon cancellation of your https://www.skillsuccess.com/ profile for any reason, any unredeemed Rewards are forfeited.
5.4 Rewards are subject to verification. Skill Success may delay a Reward for the purposes of investigation or for any other reason that, in its sole and absolute discretion, it deems appropriate.
5.5 Skill Success may prohibit you from participating in the Referral Program or may refuse to provide you with a Reward if, in its sole and absolute discretion, Skill Success suspects or determines that you have not used the Referral Program in good faith, have breached these Terms and Conditions, have violated applicable law, or that your use presents potential liability or threat to Skill Success, its subsidiaries, affiliates, service providers or any of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents.
5.6 To participate in the Referral Program or to view the status of referred friends, you will need to log in using your user credentials to https://www.skillsuccess.com/ while having an active AAP membership. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your sign-in credentials and are fully responsible for all activities that occur through the use of them. You agree to notify Skill Success immediately if you believe the confidentiality of your sign-in credentials has been compromised or if you suspect unauthorised use of your profile.
6. License to Use the Referral Program and Content
6.1 The Referral Program is provided via a platform that contains certain content (“Content”) including designs, text, graphics, images, video, information, logos, button icons, software, audio files, computer code, and other content. As between you and Skill Success, all Content is the property of Skill Success or its licensors or third-party service providers, and is protected under copyright, trademark, and other laws.
6.2 Subject to these Terms and Conditions, Skill Success authorises you to access and use the platform through which the Referral Program is provided, the Referral Program and the Content are exclusively for your personal, non-commercial use. This licence is revocable at any time without notice and with or without cause. Unauthorised use of the Content may violate copyright, trademark, and/or other applicable regulations and statutes and is strictly prohibited.
7. Limitations of Liability
Skill Success accepts no liability for any use of the Referral Program that does not comply with these Terms and Conditions. Additionally, Skill Success will in no case be liable to you for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive or exemplary damages, including (but not limited to) damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible or non-material losses resulting from (i) the use of or the inability to use the Referral Program; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods or services; (iii) technical malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (iv) unauthorised access to, corruption of, theft of, alteration of, or loss or destruction of your transmissions, data, applications, or systems; (iv) any damage to any computer or information technology system resulting from participating in, accessing, or downloading the Referral Program; (vii) any virus, bug, computer problem, or unauthorised intervention; (viii) statements, communications, or conduct of any third party; or (ix) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any websites or materials associated with the Referral Program; or (x) any other matter relating to the Referral Program.
8. Disclaimer of Warranties
8.1 You understand and agree that your use of the Referral Program is at your sole risk, and the Programme and its related system(s) and platform(s) are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Skill Success expressly disclaims all warranties, conditions, and terms (collectively, “Warranties”) of any kind, whether express or implied by statute, common law or custom, including (but not limited to): warranties as to products or services offered through the use of the Referral Program; and implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
8.2 Skill Success make and gives no warranty that (i) the Referral Program will meet your requirements; (ii) the Referral Program will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; (iii) the results obtained from the Referral Program will be accurate or reliable; (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material obtained through the Referral Program will meet your expectations; and (v) any errors in service will be corrected.
9. Reservations of Rights; Severability
9.1 If Skill Success (in its sole and absolute discretion) suspects or determines that a breach of these Terms and Conditions has occurred, Skill Success may take any action it deems appropriate, including (but not limited to) terminating Referral Link(s), closing your profile, closing profile(s) belonging to third parties, terminating or invalidating Rewards, or suspending or terminating the Referral Program in whole or in part.
9.2 Skill Success’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you and Skill Success agree that the court should endeavour to give effect intent reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions remain in full force and effect.
10. Changes or Amendments to the Terms and Conditions
10.1 Skill Success may change or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time by revising this website.
10.2 Skill Success reserves the right to change, modify, alter, amend or terminate the Referral Program (including the amount of the Reward) at any time without notice.
10.3 Following any change or amendment to these Terms and Conditions, your continued use of the Referral Program constitutes your acceptance of the changed or amended Terms and Conditions and the Referral Program as is in force at that time.
11. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction for Disputes
11.1 These Terms and Conditions, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of the United States of America.