Terms and Conditions

Date last revised: May 2018


  • Please read all of the Terms and Conditions carefully before using this website.
  • When used in the Terms and Conditions, “CACPT” includes the Canadian Association of Cardio Pulmonary Therapists, its subsidiaries, affiliates and respective officers, directors, and employees. CACPT reserves the right to modify or otherwise update the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.
  • You should review these Terms and Conditions on a regular basis for any changes.
  • Your continued use of cacpt.ca constitutes your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, as amended from time to time.

Copyright and Permissions


Copyright © 2018 CACPT All rights reserved. This website, including all of its content, is the property of CACPT, or their licensors. Please consult individual material for relevant copyright information and notices.


Generally, you may reproduce or otherwise use materials found on this site only in accordance with Canadian copyright law. You are permitted to make one copy for your personal use, provided credit is given to the original source. In all instances, except for CACPT policy statements as set out below, you are required to seek permission from the copyright holder. It is your sole responsibility before you reproduce material to determine the copyright holder and to follow the appropriate process.

CACPT Policy Statements

You may, for your non-commercial use, reproduce in whole or in part, and in any form or manner, unlimited copies of CACPT policy statements only provided credit is given to the original source. Royalty fees do not apply. For further information, contact the CACPT at contactus@cacpt.ca

Other Copyright Holders

For other content, contact the copyright holder.


All content found on cacpt.ca is provided for information and education purposes. The website provides information on a wide range of health and medical topics. The information is not intended to substitute for the advice of a physician, nor is it intended to provide legal, accounting, financial or tax advice. You should always consult your doctor for specific information on personal health matters, or other relevant professionals to ensure that your own circumstances are considered.

Limitation of Liability

The CACPT is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages caused and/or arising from your use of cacpt.ca or from the purchase, licensing, use or performance of any products or services made available on this website. This disclaimer applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, delay in operation or transmission, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, information on this website.

No warranty

While the CACPT makes every effort to keep the content on cacpt.ca current, no representations, warranties or conditions are given (express or implied) that the site will be error-free or completely accurate at all times. The information, goods, and services available on this website are provided “as is.” The CACPT expressly disclaims any warranties of any kind, whether expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose and that your use will be uninterrupted, secure or error-free. At any time and without notice, CACPT may correct errors or inaccuracies and change or update the content of the website, as well as the goods and services made available on cacpt.ca. The CACPT is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of this website, or of any software that may be available for download or the purchase or license of any goods or services on cma.ca.

Purchase/license of goods/services

The purchase or license of goods and services from cacpt.ca are subject to all of the Terms and Conditions, and in addition to the following provisions:

Prices, payment, shipping, returns

The credit card or other payment information you give to purchase or license products and services provided on cacpt.ca must be accurate and complete. This information will be used to charge you for any purchased or licensed products or services on this website. The CACPT or its suppliers reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to make any necessary updates, modifications, and adjustments at any time without prior notice to product descriptions, warranties and prices due to errors, product discontinuation, changing costs, new market conditions or any other business factor. Prices for back-ordered items cannot be guaranteed. All prices are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated, and subject to applicable provincial and federal sales tax, handling charges and shipping charges. Details are provided at the time of ordering. You will be informed of total charges and asked to confirm the transaction before it is charged to your credit card. You are responsible for all fees and taxes incurred by you. All orders for shipment outside of Canada may be subject to additional taxes, shipping charges, customs and duties, all paid and provided for solely by you. Returns policies and after-sales support vary depending on the merchant.

Goods/services of other merchants

There may be links to the websites of other merchants offering goods or services for purchase or license. Each merchant is responsible for setting and explaining the applicable shipping, return, security, warranty and other purchase or licensing policies. The CACPT does not guarantee, warrant or endorse any product or service sold by these merchants, nor does CACPT hold any liability or responsibility for the quality or performance of any product or service sold to you by any merchant. The purchase or license of any product or service from these merchants is a transaction solely between you and that merchant. The CACPT holds no responsibility or liability for any merchant or your relationship with such merchant. Any question or dispute you may have regarding any such product or service should be addressed directly to the responsible merchant.


Please read our privacy statement carefully so that you will understand how your personal information will be treated as you make use of cacpt.ca. By using cacpt.ca you agree to the terms of the online privacy statement


Links to other sites

This website may contain links to other websites. Any such other websites are independent of cacpt.ca. The CACPT has no control over the contents or operation of other websites, and as such makes no representation or warranty. When leaving cacpt.ca you may be subject to legal terms and conditions and privacy policies of that other website. The provision of a link to other websites is for convenience; it does not constitute endorsement by CACPT.

Links to cacpt.ca

CACPT reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to another website, and an external website provider must agree to remove any link to cacpt.ca upon the request of the CACPT. You may link to the main page or individual pages on the cacpt.ca website, provided you respect the following:

  • Do not create links that may lead others to think that CACPT content is your own, or that the CACPT is endorsing your site when that is not the case. For example, do not frame any part of cacpt.ca within your site. All links must bring up cacpt.ca in a separate, full window.
  • If you want to copy cacpt.ca content, please read the copyright and permissions section of these Terms and Conditions. Be sure to read all disclaimer notices associated with the cma.ca content before sending your viewers to cma.ca.
  • You cannot use the CACPT name, logo or other CACPT trademarks without prior written agreement from CACPT.


The laws of the Province of Ontario and of Canada apply without regard to conflict of law principles. The application of the United Nations Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to the purchase of goods and services and is expressly excluded.