Frequently Asked Questions
How does Online Seminars work?
It is a digitally streamed local seminar that allows participants and instructors to interact online. It enables people afar to tap into a seminar of their interest and join in virtually.
Simply click on the "Enroll" button over the seminar you are interested in and follow its enrollment steps. You can also enroll by becoming a member when membership options are on offer.
You can use your computer or smart phone to join in the seminar. Depends on the streaming service of your seminar, you may need to download a free application to your device.
By registering to the Online Seminars website, you can become a subscriber. To register, please click on the "Register" link at the very top right corner of the website or enroll in a seminar.
By following the "Global South Membership" link on a seminar or visiting the "Global South Membership" page from the main menu, you can become a member.
Yes, once you enroll in a seminar, you can access that seminar's recordings as well. You can also access recordings by becoming a member.
The level of interaction varies according to the seminar and the leading instructor. In its most basic form, online participants can write questions on the live streaming chat boards and online seminar moderators pass it to the speakers. It is at the discretion of the moderator and instructor to address a question or comment during the seminar.
Purchases and Refunds
Online Seminars does not add any amount to the original price set by the local organizers. For the original price of the local seminar or a discounted amount agreed by the local organizers, you can join in the seminar, watch its recording, and access its resources.
If the seminar you enrolled in is canceled by the organizers or if a technical problem occurs on our end that halts the streaming more than one sixth of the total duration of the seminar, then we automatically refund your payment within 7 work days.
No, you can use your credit or debit card as well. You can also use the direct bank transfer.
Yes, we encourage instructors to participate with their classroom. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for the arrangements.