Terms of Service

Updated June 4, 2020

 

Please note that this website is currently in Beta testing mode.  You may not have some access to advertised features as a consequence.  

Hello students and teachers! Welcome to pftcollab.com (“the PFT website”), which is owned and operated by PFT Language Collaboration (“we”, “us”) Please read the following information in the Terms of Service (“terms”) below before using this website. If you (“user”) do not agree with the terms, do not use this website. We reserve to change, modify, add or delete to this terms of service agreement without notifying you. Please check back here periodically for updates before you use this website.

I. Copyright Notice

All of the lessons on this website have been written and designed by A Mark Training Co., which is a contract course developer. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is in no way associated with IELTS or any of its parent companies.

II.  Content Disclaimer

All of the lesson exercises, extra notes, video questions, video explanations and online and training session materials are solely intended as a preparation aid for the official exam. By using these materials, you release PFT Language Collaboration Ltd from any responsibility regarding the accuracy or relevance of these materials in relation to the official exam.

We are not liable for any loss of time or money if you take the test and do not achieve your score or progress as fast as you think you will. By using this website, you release PFT Language Collaboration Ltd from all responsibility for your academic progress.

 

PFT Language Collaboration Ltd seeks to provide accurate and up to date information regarding both English education and test preparation. We reserve the right to change, modify, add and/or delete information on this website at any time without notice to you, the user.

III.  Student Access

A.  Free Access (No user registration)

Some content on this website is freely available and does not require a registered username and password. You are free to use these lessons and materials to begin your training. 

 

By using the website without logging in a registered user, you understand and agree that you will not have access to the complete sequence of modules and lessons recommended to fully prepare for your official exam. In addition, as a user that is not logged in with a valid username and password, you do not have access to a custom notebook page which contains a record of the lessons that you submit. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to this website content or lesson materials.

B.  Free Access (Registered User)

 

Some content on this website is freely available with a Free Registered User account. You are free to use this content to familiarize yourself with this website. By using the website with a Free Registered User account, you understand and agree that you will not have access to the complete sequence of modules and lessons recommended to fully prepare for your official exam. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to these lesson materials.

1.  Student Content

The following student content is available to users who are registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train).

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Lesson Results

Lesson results are available by email for some lessons on this website.  In order to be emailed your lesson results, you must click a box giving permission for PFT to automatically send the copy of your results to the email address attached to your account after you click the submit button.  This email contains promotional material that links back to the PFT website.  If you do not want to receive an email after submitting a lesson, do not click the button that gives us consent to send one.  

 

As a Free Registered User, your lesson results are NOT displayed on your feedback page.  Once you submit the lesson, you do NOT have the opportunity to view your lesson results unless you consent by clicking the relevant box beforehand.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to your lesson results with this Free Registered User account.

3. Three Day Free Trial Access

Some content on this website is freely available with an upgraded free registered user account. You are free to use this content to preview the A Mark IELTS Speaking Course  for 3 Days.  By using the website with this upgraded 3 Day Free Trial free registration account, you understand and agree that you will not have access to your lesson results on your feedback page .  You also do not have access to the Get on a Class List form, which allows your teacher to view your Feedback and Notebook pages . 

a) IELTS Speaking Full Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Lesson 2d, Lesson 2e, Lesson 2f, Lesson 2g, Lesson 2h, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Lesson 3d, Lesson 3e, Lesson 3f, Lesson 3g, Lesson 3h, Lesson 3i, Lesson 3j, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a, Lesson 4b, Lesson 4c, Lesson 4d, Lesson 4e, Module #4 Request Feedback, Module #4 Live Class Checklist, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a, Lesson 5b, Lesson 5c, Lesson 5d, Lesson 5e, Lesson 5f, Lesson 5g, Lesson 5h, Lesson 5i, Lesson 5j, Lesson 5k, Module #5 Request Feedback, Module #5 Live Class Checklist, Module #5 Train). 

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

C. Paid Access (3 month PFStudent Membership)

 

Full access to student content on this website is available to paid subscribers. Student content is limited to lessons from your notebook page or schedule. Access to these lessons are available to you upon confirmation of payment to the website. 

Your subscription expires 90 days after confirmation of payment by our 3rd Party Online Financial provider.  In the case that you pay to access all of the student content, you remain responsible for how much you use it. If you do not use the website for as much time as you think you need in the time that you paid for, PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money.

If you have paid for full access to the website, be aware that some content is still unavailable to you. This may include administration pages, teacher pages and pages in the process of being developed. If you try to access one of these pages, you will not be permitted to view them. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or navigation due to you trying to access pages that you do not have privileges to.

You as a student are responsible for sequencing your own study. This website has a suggested sequence of online preparation lesson lessons followed by the opportunity to contract a teacher for a paid live training session. The sequence of training session modules and online preparation lessons are there as a guide only. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not responsible for making sure that you follow the program in this suggested order.

 

You are responsible for the confidentiality of your username and password to this website. You are responsible for all activities that occur under this account. PFT Language Collaboration Limited is not held responsible for any illegal or inappropriate activity related to your account.

1.  Access to Student Content

 

The following student content is available to users who have paid for a 90 Day Subscription to this website:  

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Lesson 2d, Lesson 2e, Lesson 2f, Lesson 2g, Lesson 2h, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Lesson 3d, Lesson 3e, Lesson 3f, Lesson 3g, Lesson 3h, Lesson 3i, Lesson 3j, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a, Lesson 4b, Lesson 4c, Lesson 4d, Lesson 4e, Module #4 Request Feedback, Module #4 Live Class Checklist, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a, Lesson 5b, Lesson 5c, Lesson 5d, Lesson 5e, Lesson 5f, Lesson 5g, Lesson 5h, Lesson 5i, Lesson 5j, Lesson 5k, Module #5 Request Feedback, Module #5 Live Class Checklist, Module #5 Train). 

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule

 (Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Lesson Results

 

As a PFStudent, your lesson results are displayed on your feedback page.  Once you submit the lesson, you have the opportunity to view your lesson results there.  These results will remain visible on your feedback page after your 90 Day paid subscription expires.

3.  Access to Get on a Class List

As a PFStudent, you have the opportunity to allow other users (Teachers that you know and have contact with and trust) to view your feedback page, where your lessons results are stored) and your notebook page (where your feedback flag and comment is stored).  

To get on a class list and allow that user to view your submitted profile (if any) and/or 21 Overview Module results (if any) and/or lesson results (if any), you must submit a form that notifies the teacher.  This form is currently available here.  

Once you submit this form, you must wait for your teacher to confirm.  In other words, you must wait for the other user to receive an email from the PFT website and/or a notification on that user’s class list page (where they store all of their students’ feedback and notebook page links).  Once a teacher confirms, that teacher will be able to see anything that you submit to the website including your profile and lesson results.  Depending on that users account, they will also be able to assign green/yellow/red flags to your lessons.  

 

You may get on the class list of more than one teacher.  However, every teacher that has confirmed you can alter the feedback flags and comments on your feedback page at any time.  If you do not want anybody else to see your notebook or feedback page, do not get on the class list of a teacher.  Please consult the PFT Privacy Policy for more information.  PFT Language Collaboration Limited is not held responsible for any unwarranted activity related to your lesson submissions viewable by teachers on whose class list you have requested to get on. 

 

IV. Studying with a Teacher 

Your subscription fee on the website means that you can view all of the student lesson plans and notices available to your level of access. Any service that you contract from a third party is at your own risk. PFT Language Collaboration is not held liable for any loss you incur as a result of engaging third party services such as a teacher or a school even if you have seen their contact information on this website.

 

PFT Language Collaboration is independent of all teachers and language institutes posted on the Take a Class  page. This means that if you contact a teacher on that page, you are responsible for arranging communication, making a study schedule, negotiating teaching fee and all other tasks related to hiring a private teacher or attending a public language school.

V.  Teacher Access

A.  Free Access (No user registration)

Some content on this website is freely available and does not require a registered username and password. You are free to use these student lesson and teacher notes to survey and familiarize yourself with the course.  

 

By using the website without logging in a registered user, you understand and agree that you will not have access to the complete set of teacher notes recommended to run your live classes with students who are preparing for the exam.. In addition, as a user that is not logged in with a valid username and password, you do not have access to free teacher resources available at upgraded account levels.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to this website content or teaching materials.

1.  Access to Student Content

The following student content is available to users who have entered a valid Trial PFCredit access code in combination with a correct email address attached to that code.  This content is available for 21 Days after you submit the access form containing your Trial PFCredit access code and attached email address.  This email address is NOT your own email address.  It may have been given to you from a third party teacher or from the PFT website.  Currently, there is no feature on this website for you to validate any Trial PFCredit access code and/or email address presented to you from a 3rd party (i.e. another teacher who has exchanged value with the PFT website to get Trial PFCredit to give away as a promotion).  The PFT website will also not validate any 3rd party access code.  

The 21 Day Trial PFCredit access code is usable only when your account is a Free Registered User account.  You will not have permissions to view the access form until your 3 Day Trial has expired.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to any lessons or resources accessible by this code before the validation date.  In addition, we do not take responsibility for validating any codes that you have received from a 3rd party.

You get a Trial PFCredit access code when the PFT moderator assigns an overall green flag to your submitted 21 Overview results on your feedback page.  This is evidenced by your blue flags (lesson submitted) is converted to green (To standard) or red (Not to standard).   In order to receive an overall green flag and Trial PFCredit, you must achieve green flags on all three 21 Overview lessons. 

1.  Available Student Content

The following student content is available to users are not registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a)  IELTS Speaking Presentation Lessons 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Module #1 Train)

b)  A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

 

2.  Available Teacher Content

The following teacher content is available to users are not registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a)  IELTS Speaking Lesson Teacher Notes

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b)

b) PFT Binder Module #1 Watch Me Teach

(Lesson 1a, Module #1 Train, PFT Activity ONE, PFT Activity TWO)

 

 

B.  Free Access (Registered User)

Some content on this website is freely available with a Free Registered User account. You are free to use this content to familiarize yourself with this website. By using the website with a Free Registered User account, you understand and agree that you will not have access to the complete sequence of student modules and lessons recommended for a student to fully prepare for the exam according to the curriculum set by the 3rd party provider of this course..  However, you do have enough to run three good classes with the available teacher notes.   PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to lesson materials available to only upgraded accounts.

1.  Student Content

The following student content is available to users who are registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train).

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Teacher Content

The following teacher content is available to users who are registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course Teacher Notes

(Lesson 1a Teacher Notes, Lesson 1b Teacher Notes, Lesson 1c Teacher Notes, Lesson 1d Teacher Notes, Lesson 1e Teacher Notes, Module #1 Overall Feedback, Module #1 Class Information, Module #1 Train (links to teacher notes included), Lesson 2a Teacher Notes, Lesson 2b Teacher Notes, Lesson 2c Teacher Notes, Module #2 Overall Feedback, Module #2 Class Information, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Module #3 Overall Feedback, Module #3 Class Information, Module #3 Train).

b) PFT Binder Module #1 Watch Me Teach

(Lesson 1a, Module #1 Train, PFT Activity ONE, PFT Activity TWO)

c) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule

 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

3.  Lesson Results

Student lesson results are available by email.  In order to be emailed your lesson results, you must click a box giving permission for PFT to automatically send the copy of your results to the email address attached to your account after you click the submit button.  This email contains promotional material that links back to the PFT website.  If you do not want to receive an email after submitting a lesson, do not click the button that gives us consent to send one.  

 

As a Free Registered User, your lesson results are NOT displayed on your feedback page.  Once you submit the lesson, you do NOT have the opportunity to view your lesson results unless you consent by clicking the relevant box beforehand.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to your lesson results with this Free Registered User account.

3.  Free Teacher Account Upgrade

A Free Registered User account has access to two ways to achieve an upgrade to the Blue Flag Teacher account level .  

a) Approve a PFStudent’s request to get on your class list

In order to be upgraded this way, a paid subscriber with 1 Year Access to the course and access to the Get on a Class List page must enter your email address correctly and submit the form on the named page above.  Your registered email will then receive a notification from the PFT website.  You must follow the link from the email to the Add to Class List page and confirm from there by entering your student’s correct email address.  Successful confirmation automatically upgrades you from this current Free Registered User account to Blue Flag Teacher account.

b) Complete and submit the Checkpoint Survey

In order to be upgraded this way, access the Checkpoint Survey with the Access Code provided in the PDF document.  Answer all 9 multiple choice questions and submit.  Once you submit, you will be automatically upgraded to the Blue Flag Teacher Account user level.  Read the PFT Privacy Policiy for information on how your submitted data is used. 

4.  Trial PFCredit Acquisition

 

This is currently undergoing final testing and will be ready early summer.  Coming soon. 

C.  Free Access (Blue Flag Teacher)

Some content on this website is freely available with a Blue Flag Teacher User account. 

1.  Student Content

The following student content is available to users who are registered with a Blue Flag Teacher account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a Teacher Notes, Lesson 3b Teacher Notes, Lesson 3c Teacher Notes, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train).

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Teacher Content

The following teacher content is available to users who are registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a Teacher Notes, Lesson 1b Teacher Notes, Lesson 1c Teacher Notes, Lesson 1d Teacher Notes, Lesson 1e Teacher Notes, Module #1 Overall Feedback, Module #1 Class Information, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a Teacher Notes, Lesson 2b Teacher Notes, Lesson 2c Teacher Notes, Lesson 2d Teacher Notes, Lesson 2e Teacher Notes, Lesson 2f Teacher Notes, Lesson 2g Teacher Notes, Lesson 2h Teacher Notes, Module #2 Overall Feedback, Module #2 Class Information, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a Teacher Notes, Lesson 3b Teacher Notes, Lesson 3c Teacher Notes, Lesson 3d Teacher Notes, Lesson 3e Teacher Notes, Lesson 3f Teacher Notes, Lesson 3g Teacher Notes, Lesson 3h Teacher Notes, Lesson 3i Teacher Notes, Lesson 3j Teacher Notes, Module #3 Overall Feedback, Module #3 Class Information, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a Teacher Notes, Lesson 4b Teacher Notes, Lesson 4c Teacher Notes, Lesson 4d Teacher Notes, Lesson 4e Teacher Notes, Module #4 Overall Feedback, Module #4 Class Information, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a Teacher Notes, Lesson 5b Teacher Notes, Lesson 5c Teacher Notes, Lesson 5d Teacher Notes, Lesson 5e Teacher Notes, Lesson 5f Teacher Notes, Lesson 5g Teacher Notes, Lesson 5h Teacher Notes, Lesson 5i Teacher Notes, Lesson 5j Teacher Notes, Lesson 5k Teacher Notes, Module #5 Overall Feedback, Module #5 Class Information, Module #5 Train). 

b) PFT Binder Module #1 Watch Me Teach

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Get Access Code page, Request Feedback, Module #1 Train)

c) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule

(Day 1 to Day 20)

 

 

3.  Lesson Results from A Mark IELTS Speaking Short Course

Results from the student short course are available by email.  In order to be emailed the lesson results, you must click a box giving permission for PFT to automatically send the copy of your results to the email address attached to your account after you click the submit button.  This email contains promotional material that links back to the PFT website.  If you do not want to receive an email after submitting a lesson, do not click the button that gives us consent to send one.  

As a Blue Flag Teacher User, your lesson results are NOT displayed on the student feedback page nor on your teacher feedback page .  Once you submit the lesson, you do NOT have the opportunity to view your lesson results unless you consent by clicking the relevant box beforehand.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to your lesson results with this Free Registered User account.

4.  Lesson Results from Module #1 Watch Me Teach (PFT Binder)

Results from the teacher training lessons in Module #1 are displayed on the teacher feedback page after you submit the lesson.  Your teacher feedback page is only visible to you and to the PFT Moderator.  Lessons results are stored with a blue flag marker, which indicates that you have submitted the corresponding lesson.  Once you have submitted all 5 lessons, you must obtain an Access Code from the PFT website to request feedback and upgrade your account .

 

5.  Free Teacher Account Upgrade

A Blue Flag Teacher User account has access to two ways to achieve an upgrade to the PFTeacher account level .  

a) Receive green or yellow flag feedback after requesting feedback from the PFT Moderator.  In order for this to happen, you must obtain an Access Code from the PFT website .  Once you have an access code, you use it to enter your Watch Me Teach and PFT Activity content into the appropriate form and submit to have it assessed and given feedback by the PFT Moderator.  The PFT Moderator uses the criteria here to assess your PFT Activity.

We reserve the right to change, modify and/or extend these criteria at any time without informing you.  Where there is a discrepency in criteria between any published criteria floating around on the internet and the actual criteria used to assess your activity, the following feedback flags will be used.  In order to receive an overall green or yellow flag on your activity, your submitted content must not yield even one red flag.  In the case where even one red flag is assigned by the PFT Moderator, your activity will be rejected and you must wait until your account upgrades to PFTeacher Mark account level before attempting to request feedback again.  

The PFT Moderator adheres to the transparent criteria posted on the website.  We accept no liability for loss of time or money that you incur due to the reception of red flag feedback assessment to your submission.  If you do not want to run the risk of your activity being rejected because it breaks one of the rules, please do NOT submit to request feedback from the PFT Moderator. 

b)  Purchase Activation PFCredit.  Blue Flag Teacher account holders have the opportunity to purchase gift/redemption vouchers on behalf of students.  This is called Activation PFCredit  on the PFT website.  These are available in a bundle at a promotional discount for Blue Flag Teacher user accounts and are handled through the combination of our 3rd Party Financial provider and the backend work on the PFT website.  When you purchase the access code for the price stated on the 3rd Party Financial Platform Checkout Page, you receive along with the Activation PFCredit codes an upgrade to PFTeacher account level.   Please note that this upgrade does NOT apply at the PFTeacher account level   nor at the PFSchool account   level.  

 

6. Class List Permissions

A Blue Flag Teacher account has access to a Class List.  A PFStudent account (paid subscriber) must fill out a form to Get on your Class List.  You must respond to the notification displayed on your Class List page in order for the transaction to be successful.  Once on your class list, you have access to

a) view student results of completed and submitted lessons on their feedback page

b) view blue flags and confirmation of submission comment on their notebook page

 

Please note that you do not have permissions to assign feedback flags  to your student at the Blue Flag Teacher account level.  

D.  Free Access (PFTeacher)

Some content on this website is freely available with a PFTeacher User account. 

1.  Student Content

The following student content is available to users who are registered with a PFTeacher account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a Teacher Notes, Lesson 3b Teacher Notes, Lesson 3c Teacher Notes, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train).

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Teacher Content

The following teacher content is available to users who are registered with a free account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a Teacher Notes, Lesson 1b Teacher Notes, Lesson 1c Teacher Notes, Lesson 1d Teacher Notes, Lesson 1e Teacher Notes, Module #1 Overall Feedback, Module #1 Class Information, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a Teacher Notes, Lesson 2b Teacher Notes, Lesson 2c Teacher Notes, Lesson 2d Teacher Notes, Lesson 2e Teacher Notes, Lesson 2f Teacher Notes, Lesson 2g Teacher Notes, Lesson 2h Teacher Notes, Module #2 Overall Feedback, Module #2 Class Information, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a Teacher Notes, Lesson 3b Teacher Notes, Lesson 3c Teacher Notes, Lesson 3d Teacher Notes, Lesson 3e Teacher Notes, Lesson 3f Teacher Notes, Lesson 3g Teacher Notes, Lesson 3h Teacher Notes, Lesson 3i Teacher Notes, Lesson 3j Teacher Notes, Module #3 Overall Feedback, Module #3 Class Information, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a Teacher Notes, Lesson 4b Teacher Notes, Lesson 4c Teacher Notes, Lesson 4d Teacher Notes, Lesson 4e Teacher Notes, Module #4 Overall Feedback, Module #4 Class Information, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a Teacher Notes, Lesson 5b Teacher Notes, Lesson 5c Teacher Notes, Lesson 5d Teacher Notes, Lesson 5e Teacher Notes, Lesson 5f Teacher Notes, Lesson 5g Teacher Notes, Lesson 5h Teacher Notes, Lesson 5i Teacher Notes, Lesson 5j Teacher Notes, Lesson 5k Teacher Notes, Module #5 Overall Feedback, Module #5 Class Information, Module #5 Train). 

b) PFT Binder Module #1 Watch Me Teach

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Get Access Code page, Request Feedback, Module #1 Train)

c) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule

(Day 1 to Day 20)

 

 

3.  Lesson Results from A Mark IELTS Speaking Short Course

Results from the student short course are available by email.  In order to be emailed the lesson results, you must click a box giving permission for PFT to automatically send the copy of your results to the email address attached to your account after you click the submit button.  This email contains promotional material that links back to the PFT website.  If you do not want to receive an email after submitting a lesson, do not click the button that gives us consent to send one.  

As a PFTeacher User, your lesson results from the student modules are NOT displayed on the student feedback page nor on the teacher feedback page attached to your account.  Once you submit the lesson, you do NOT have the opportunity to view your lesson results unless you consent by clicking the relevant box beforehand.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to your lesson results with this Free Registered User account.

4.  Lesson Results from Module #1 Watch Me Teach (PFT Binder)

Results from the teacher training lessons in Module #1 are displayed on the teacher feedback page after you submit the lesson.  Your teacher feedback page is only visible to you and to the PFT Moderator.  Lessons results are stored with a blue flag marker, which indicates that you have submitted the corresponding lesson.  Once you have submitted all 5 lessons, you must obtain an Access Code from the PFT website to request feedback.  

5.  Free Teacher Account Upgrade

A PFTeacher User account has access to three ways to achieve an upgrade to the PFSchool account level .  

a) Receive green or yellow flag feedback after posting your PFT Activity to the website for display on the Take a Class page  from the PFT Moderator..  In order for this to happen, you must have submitted your activity to the PFT Moderator for feedback and approval .  Please note that there is no upgrade in account for receiving green or yellow flag feedback from the Moderator at the PFTeacher account level.

 

You receive a notification from the PFT website about how to proceed to the appropriate form.  Once submit your activity, it is assessed before being published.  The PFT Moderator uses the criteria here to assess your PFT Activity.

We reserve the right to change, modify and/or extend these criteria at any time without informing you.  Where there is a discrepency in criteria between any published criteria floating around on the internet and the actual criteria used to assess your activity, the following feedback flags will be used.  In order to receive an overall green or yellow flag on your activity, your submitted content must not yield even one red flag.  In the case where even one red flag is assigned by the PFT Moderator, your activity will be rejected and you must wait until your account upgrades to PFSchool account level before attempting to post your activity again.

The PFT Moderator adheres to the transparent criteria posted on the website.  We accept no liability for loss of time or money that you incur due to the reception of red flag feedback assessment to your submission.  If you do not want to run the risk of your activity being rejected because it breaks one of the rules, please do NOT submit to request feedback from the PFT Moderator. 

b)  Activate a Student with Activation PFCredit.  As a PFTeacher, you have the opportunity to use the access code that you will have purchased at the Blue Flag Teacher account level.  You follow the directions from the appropriate page and use the code in combination with your student’s email address to upgrade their account to PFStudent and automatically get them added to your class list.  Please note that your student must have a Free Registered User account, and you must use the email associated with that account in order for the user to be upgraded.  A successful transaction consists of:

i)  You validate your Activation PFCredit code on the appropriate page to make sure it is still unused and therefore valid.

ii) You enter your student’s credentials in the appropriate form.

iii) Your student responds to the notification email and confirms that you are indeed the teacher attached to the account that is activating them.

iv)  You acknowledge by confirming on your class list.

 

PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to any attempts to employ used or expired codes to upgrade student accounts.  There is a code validator on the website for you to check for yourself after you purchase from the website through our 3rd Party Financial Service Provider.

c) Get on a Teacher Roster.  A PFTeacher account holder has the opportunity to attach themselves to another teacher at the highest level on this website.  In order to do this, you must find a PFSchool User account holder and request permission to get on their teacher roster.  This entails filling out a request form with that user’s PFT credentials.  Once confirmation has taken place, that user has the necessary permissions to share students who are on their class list with you.  This means that you as the teacher on the PFSchool account holder’s teacher roster can view and assign flags to students that they share and you accept.  A successful confirmation of this transaction results in your account being upgraded to PFSchool user, where you can Add a teacher to your own teacher roster and share student feedback and notebook pages with other teachers .

 

 

6. Class List Permissions

A PFTeacher account has access to a Class List.  A PFStudent account (paid subscriber) must fill out a form to Get on your Class List.  You must respond to the notification displayed on your Class List page in order for the transaction to be successful.  Once on your class list, you have access to

a) view and assign feedback flags to student results of completed and submitted lessons on their feedback page

 

b) view blue flags/assigned feedback flags and feedback comment on their notebook page

E.  Free Access (PFSchool)

Some content on this website is freely available with a PFSchool User account. 

1.  Student Content

The following student content is available to users who are registered with a PFSchool User account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Full Course 

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Module #1 Request Feedback, Module #1 Live Class Checklist, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a, Lesson 2b, Lesson 2c, Lesson 2d, Lesson 2e, Lesson 2f, Lesson 2g, Lesson 2h, Module #2 Request Feedback, Module #2 Live Class Checklist, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a, Lesson 3b, Lesson 3c, Lesson 3d, Lesson 3e, Lesson 3f, Lesson 3g, Lesson 3h, Lesson 3i, Lesson 3j, Module #3 Request Feedback, Module #3 Live Class Checklist, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a, Lesson 4b, Lesson 4c, Lesson 4d, Lesson 4e, Module #4 Request Feedback, Module #4 Live Class Checklist, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a, Lesson 5b, Lesson 5c, Lesson 5d, Lesson 5e, Lesson 5f, Lesson 5g, Lesson 5h, Lesson 5i, Lesson 5j, Lesson 5k, Module #5 Request Feedback, Module #5 Live Class Checklist, Module #5 Train). 

 

b) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule 

(Day 1 to Day 20)

2.  Teacher Content

The following teacher content is available to users who are registered with a PFSchool User account on the PFT website:

a) IELTS Speaking Short Course 

(Lesson 1a Teacher Notes, Lesson 1b Teacher Notes, Lesson 1c Teacher Notes, Lesson 1d Teacher Notes, Lesson 1e Teacher Notes, Module #1 Overall Feedback, Module #1 Class Information, Module #1 Train, Lesson 2a Teacher Notes, Lesson 2b Teacher Notes, Lesson 2c Teacher Notes, Lesson 2d Teacher Notes, Lesson 2e Teacher Notes, Lesson 2f Teacher Notes, Lesson 2g Teacher Notes, Lesson 2h Teacher Notes, Module #2 Overall Feedback, Module #2 Class Information, Module #2 Train, Lesson 3a Teacher Notes, Lesson 3b Teacher Notes, Lesson 3c Teacher Notes, Lesson 3d Teacher Notes, Lesson 3e Teacher Notes, Lesson 3f Teacher Notes, Lesson 3g Teacher Notes, Lesson 3h Teacher Notes, Lesson 3i Teacher Notes, Lesson 3j Teacher Notes, Module #3 Overall Feedback, Module #3 Class Information, Module #3 Train,  Lesson 4a Teacher Notes, Lesson 4b Teacher Notes, Lesson 4c Teacher Notes, Lesson 4d Teacher Notes, Lesson 4e Teacher Notes, Module #4 Overall Feedback, Module #4 Class Information, Module #4 Train, Lesson 5a Teacher Notes, Lesson 5b Teacher Notes, Lesson 5c Teacher Notes, Lesson 5d Teacher Notes, Lesson 5e Teacher Notes, Lesson 5f Teacher Notes, Lesson 5g Teacher Notes, Lesson 5h Teacher Notes, Lesson 5i Teacher Notes, Lesson 5j Teacher Notes, Lesson 5k Teacher Notes, Module #5 Overall Feedback, Module #5 Class Information, Module #5 Train). 

b) PFT Binder Module #1 Watch Me Teach

(Lesson 1a, Lesson 1b, Lesson 1c, Lesson 1d, Lesson 1e, Get Access Code page, Request Feedback, Module #1 Train)

c) A Mark 21 Sequential Schedule

(Day 1 to Day 20)

 

 

3.  Lesson Results from A Mark IELTS Speaking Short Course

Results from the student short course are available by email.  In order to be emailed the lesson results, you must click a box giving permission for PFT to automatically send the copy of your results to the email address attached to your account after you click the submit button.  This email contains promotional material that links back to the PFT website.  If you do not want to receive an email after submitting a lesson, do not click the button that gives us consent to send one.  

As a PFSchool User, your lesson results from the student modules are NOT displayed on the student feedback page nor on the teacher feedback page attached to your account.  Once you submit the lesson, you do NOT have the opportunity to view your lesson results unless you consent by clicking the relevant box beforehand.  PFT Language Collaboration Ltd is not held liable for any loss of time or money due to your lack of access to your lesson results with this Free Registered User account.

4.  Lesson Results from Module #1 Watch Me Teach (PFT Binder)

Results from the teacher training lessons in Module #1 are displayed on the teacher feedback page after you submit the lesson.  Your teacher feedback page is only visible to you and to the PFT Moderator.  Lessons results are stored with a blue flag marker, which indicates that you have submitted the corresponding lesson.  Once you have submitted all 5 lessons, you must obtain an Access Code from the PFT website to request feedback.  

 

 

5. Class List Permissions

A PFSchool account has access to a Class List.  A PFStudent account (paid subscriber) must fill out a form to Get on your Class List.  You must respond to the notification displayed on your Class List page in order for the transaction to be successful.  Once on your class list, you have access to

a) view and assign feedback flags to student results of completed and submitted lessons on their feedback page

b) view blue flags/assigned feedback flags and feedback comment on their notebook page

 

 

VI.  Teaching a Student in a Live Class

This website is intended to provide teaching content to both students and instructors. The maintenance of the website is supported by student subscriptions.

The website also provides an opportunity to teachers to deliver live training sessions independent of PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. at an additional cost to the student. You may use some of the features on this website to enhance your own marketing efforts to inform potential students of your availability.

All teachers have the opportunity to post a teaching notice on our Take a Class page. All requests are to be submitted through the given form on the appropriate page. Requests to post through any other medium will not be processed.

Posts will be placed on the page at random within the region that you are based even if you offer online platform teaching services. The names of and order in which the regions appear are at the sole discretion of PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. We reserve the right to change the formatting and presentation of this page while preserving your professional information at any time without notification.

Should you wish to remove or modify a post on the Take a Class page, you must do so through the given form on the page. Requests to remove or modify your teacher posting through any other medium will not be processed.

You are responsible for negotiating teaching contracts and arranging class schedules and locations with your students.

PFT Language Collaboration Ltd does not assume any responsibility for paying teaching wages or arranging teaching schedules for live training sessions.

You are also responsible for obeying relevant tax, copyright and other applicable laws by which you are governed. PFT Language Collaboration is not held liable under any circumstance you are in violation of any laws while using our services.

 

By using the Take a Class page, you understand that the contact information you provide is available and accessible to the public and that anyone may contact you. We are not responsible for communication that occurs between you any third party including students who visit this website and are looking for a teacher to hire.

VII.  Termination of Accounts

 

PFT Language Collaboration may at its sole discretion without penalty terminate any account you have with pftcollab.com including your user profile at any time with or without notice. PFT Language Collaboration Ltd will not be liable for any losses incurred to you either before or after termination of your account.

VIII.  Intellectual Property

PFT Prepare Feedback Train is a trade slogan for PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. Any reproduction of this logo or trade slogan in any way shape or form is strictly prohibited.

Go for Green Flags” is a trade slogan for PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. Any reproduction of this logo or trade slogan in any way shape or form is strictly prohibited.

The rights to all images including but not limited to the PFT logo, icons, photographs, tables and charts are for exclusive use by PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. You are not permitted to reproduce these images in any way shape or form without the express written consent of PFT Language Collaboration Ltd.

The A Mark logo and image is owned exclusively by A Mark Training Co.  You are not permitted to reproduce this image in any way shape or form.

All lesson content, feedback preparation comments and PFT Assessment Sheet comments are copyright and are owned solely by A Mark Training Co. You are free to use these in your class, but you must identify the copyright and a reference to pftcollab.com if you use them independent of the PFT website.

All teacher notes and overview/orientation information including but not limited to video presentation content are copyright. You are not permitted to display or present any media files on your own website without the express written consent of A Mark Training Co..

All preparation videos and audio recordings are copyright and are owned solely by A Mark Training Co.. You are free to use them in your class, but you are not permitted to display any of these videos on your own website without the express written consent of A Mark Training Co.

Occasionally on the training course, references are made to 3rd party materials. In these cases, we do not link to, store or display those 3rd party materials on this website.

PFT Language Collaboration does not require that you use these materials in your class. If you choose to do so, you must obey the applicable copyright laws in your region.

Every effort has been made to find the source of reading texts and writing questions. If you feel that copyright of any materials needs to be identified, please contact us.

 

You are free to download and photocopy all of the training session materials and distribute them to your students. However, you must preserve the layout of the page as is including references to online preparation lessons. In other words, you are not allowed to cut and adapt material to another document. In addition, every pftcollab.com document that you distribute to students or teachers must have the copyright date and a reference to pftcollab.com. You are not permitted to display any content from pftcollab.com on your website without the express written consent of PFT Language Collaboration Ltd.

IX. No warranties

This Website is provided “as is,” with all faults, and PFT Language Collaboration Ltd. makes no express or implied representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website or the materials contained on this Website. Additionally, nothing contained on this Website shall be construed as providing consult or advice to you.

X. Limitation of liability

In no event shall PFT Language Collaboration Ltd., nor any of its officers, directors and employees, be liable to you for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website, whether such liability is under contract, tort or otherwise, and PFT Language Collaboration Ltd., including its officers, directors and employees shall not be liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website.

XI. Indemnification

You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent PFT Language Collaboration Ltd.  from and against any and all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.