CAncellation policies & Student responsibilities

For almost 50 years the Préville Fine Arts Centre has offered programs in music and the fine arts. We are pleased to welcome you to our family!

For Group Classes

Courses missed by the student cannot be made up or refunded.
NOTE: The Préville Fine Arts Centre reserves the right to cancel or change a class due to insufficient enrolment. In this case a full refund will be issued.

Student Responsibilities

Discontinuing a Group Class

If you are unable to continue taking any group class, please notify your teacher and contact the Centre by email:

If you register in the Fall: If a student has attended more than two classes, the remaining Fall classes will not be refunded, however, the Winter and Spring classes are refundable. 

If you register in the Winter or Spring: If a student has attended more than two classes, the rest of the classes are not refundable.*

*Some exceptions may apply – please contact us for more details.


Missed Private Lessons

Should you need to miss a lesson, please contact your teacher directly by phone or email, or send a message to:

Please give a minimum of 48 hours notice.
Make-up lessons may be available, only at the discretion and availability of the teacherand, in most cases, at a maximum of twice per year. Individual arrangements may be made in the case of a prolonged illness.

Should your teacher need to cancel a lesson, it will be rescheduled at a mutually convenient time. If that is not possible, a credit–or in some cases, a refund–will be applied for that lesson.

Discontinuing Private Lessons

Should you to discontinue private lessons, please give your teacher two weeks notice and send a message to:

You will be refunded, and/or your instalment payments will be cancelled for all future lessons. 

Student Responsibilities for Private Lessons

A Note About Practicing

For success while learning a musical instrument you will need a weekly lesson and regularly-scheduled practice time. Minimum practice sessions are 15 minutes every day for beginners. Your teacher will make further recommendations.

Students at the Préville Fine Arts Centre must read and agree to the cancellation policies and student responsibilities outlined on this page.