Terms of Use

The ODO Academy is a registered business owned and operated by Open Doors Organization not-for-profit in partnership with Elmeli Pty Ltd. Open Doors Organization and Elmeli Pty Ltd owns and operates this website located at http://www.odoacademy.org for the delivery of online training services.

This Terms of Use Agreement outlines the terms and conditions under which you (“you” or the “user”) may access and use the website. By accessing and using this website and its services, you are indicating your acceptance of the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not accept the terms and conditions listed on this website, you must not access or use the website.

Online Training Services

The ODO Academy shall provide you with access to and use of a web based learning management system for the delivery of online training services in accordance with the terms and conditions on this website.

The ODO Academy learning management system is a web based application for the delivery, management and reporting of training courses, materials and assessments.

The learning management system shall include access to and use of ODO Academy training courses, materials, assessments or other items within the system subject to payment of the appropriate enrolment fees.

You acknowledge that:

  1. The Internet is not owned or controlled by the ODO Academy and that the ODO Academy cannot guarantee that the ODO Academy website will be available at all times.

  2. The security of any password and login credentials provided to you is your sole responsibility and you authorize the ODO Academy to assume that any person using this password and login credentials is authorized to do so by the Client.

  3. The password and the login credentials will only be changed by the ODO Academy at your request, for support purposes or if a security breach has, or is likely to occur.

  4. Enrolment fees are payable in advance.

  5. Enrolment is activated upon receipt of payment.

  6. Each user account must be for a named user and can only be used by one person.

  7. Upon successful completion of the online assessment each user will be issued a Certificate of Completion.

  8. The end user is responsible for the supply of a personal computer and Internet connection.

  9. The ODO Academy reserves the right to withdraw any course from availability for maintenance or quality purposes from time to time.

  10. The ODO Academy reserves the right to review and change course enrolment fees at any time. All course enrolment fees are published on the ODO Academy website www.odoacademy.org


Enrolment fees are non-transferable and non-refundable once a course has been assigned to an end-user.

Intellectual Property

All material displayed or otherwise accessible through this website including, without limitation, text, images, illustrations, video clips, audio clips, animations are protected under international copyright law and remain the intellectual property of the ODO Academy, Elmeli Pty Ltd and/or their licensors.

The user shall not use this website or the associated services other than in accordance with this Agreement. Any use, reproduction, modification, transmission, redistribution or public display of any courses or materials contained therein, other than expressly set out in this Terms of Use Agreement, is prohibited without the express written permission of the ODO Academy.


Other than as stated in this Terms of Use Agreement, the ODO Academy makes this website and any associated services available to the User as is and without express or implied warranty of any kind and any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied in this Terms of Use Agreement is excluded to the extent that it can be excluded by law.

By accessing this website, you acknowledge and agree that use of this website and any associated services is entirely at your own risk.


Subject to applicable law the ODO Academy, Open Doors Organization and Elmeli Pty Ltd and their respective officers, directors, employees and licensors shall not be liable for any loss of any kind and without limitation whether direct, indirect incidental or consequential arising out of access to, use of or reliance upon any of the content or services in this website or sites to which this website is linked.


The ODO Academy shall take all reasonable steps to establish and maintain security mechanisms and procedures to ensure that there is no unauthorized access to the Users data within the ODO Academy.

Please note however, that information transmitted on the internet may not be secure and the ODO Academy cannot make any representation or warranty regarding the security of data transmitted to or from the website.


The ODO Academy acknowledges that it may gain access to private data and undertakes to deal with this data in accordance with the ODO Academy Privacy Policy.

Modifications to this Agreement

The ODO Academy may add, remove or modify the terms and conditions of this agreement at any time. Any changes will be posted on the website. If you disagree with any of the changes to the terms and conditions, you should discontinue use of the website immediately.