General Conditions

All Melkart courses include:

  • Level test prior to arrival
  • Course materials: books, support material …
  • Small groups
  • No minimum number of students
  • Personal monitoring of your progress
  • Six teaching levels
  • Making up any days lost to public holidays
  • Cost of any extra-curricular activities
  • Organisation of excursions and visits (not included in the price)
  • Information and advice about Cadiz
  • Loan of books and materials
  • Free Access to Internet and Wi-fi in the school
  • Language practice through exchanges with Spanish speakers
  • Certificates of attendance and level attained
  • Final level test (optional) and Certificate of Accreditation

The courses at Melkart do not include:

Airport transfer service, travel insurance, enrolment fee (30€), cost of some extracurricular activities like excursions or visits of monuments.

Minimum Age

The minimum age of students is 14 years; students younger than 18 years need written authorization from their parents.

EURO

All course and accommodation fees are in Euro (€).

Travel Insurance, Loss, Theft

Centro Melkart accepts no responsibility for any accidents that may occur outside of the school, nor for loss or theft of personal property on our premises. Travel insurance can be obtained through the school, if required.

Changes of courses

  • If there is availability, the students can extend the length and type of their course.
  • The students can change their level if the Director of Studies, after meeting the teachers, considers it convenient and there are some available places.
  • Classes, omitted because of public holidays, will made up on another days.

Registration

  • Complete the enrolment form and send it to us.
  • After we have received your enrolment form, we will confirm  the availability of your request by e-mail, including the total amount of course and accommodation fees to be paid. At the same time, we ask you for a deposit of 120 € which will be deducted from the full amount. If the deposit is not received within the prescribed period, we reserve the right to cancel the booking.
  • On receipt of your deposit, we will confirm your enrolment at Centro Melkart. You will receive the course confirmation, a written level test and information about train and bus schedules for you arrival to Cádiz by e-mail.
  • The remainder of he course and accommodation fees must be paid before the course starts or during the first days of the course at the office.
  • Last Minute bookings: can also be arranged by phone +34 956 222213 or fax: +34 856 174283. In that case, the deposit will have to be paid by credit card.

Payment

  • Wire transfer to the bank account:

Centro Internacional Melkart
Swift-Code: CAHMESMMXXX
Iban-Code: ES39 2038 9805 59 6000221190
Entity: 2038
Office: 9805
Account No: 2038 9805 59 6000221190
Name of the Bank: Bankia

Note:  Please include your name and the course dates in case of wire transfers. All bank charges have to be paid by the student.

  • All credit card payments are subject to a commission charge of 3%. Please give us by telephone or fax the card type, card number, expiry date and the 3-digit security code that is printed on the back of the card.
  • Accommodation must be paid for during the first three course days at the school in cash.

Cancellations

In case of cancellation of your booking we will apply the following charges:

  • If you cancel the reservation more than 20 days before the beginning of the course, the school will retain the advanced payment of 120 €. However, this fee will remain valid for another course within the same year.
  • If you cancel the reservation within less than 20 days prior to your scheduled arrival, you will lose the deposit.
  • If the applicant has already started the course and then wants to discontinue, no refund for either the course or the accommodation can be made (except in cases of force majeure).