North America Education Services Terms and Conditions

Please review the following terms and conditions before continuing.

Synopsys, Inc. or Synopsys International Limited (hereinafter "Synopsys") will provide you with Education Services only on the condition that you accept, and comply with the terms and conditions in this agreement.

By checking "I accept" at time of registration, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree to any of the following terms and conditions, you may not participate in the Education Services.

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully. (Captions are provided for convenience only, and should not be construed as part of this agreement.)

1.0 Registration Policy
1.1 You take full responsibility for any costs associated with your participation in the Education Services, including tuition fees, travel expenses and room and board expenses.

1.2 For Public Workshops: Payment is required prior to the first day of instruction. Proof of payment is required at the time of registration.

1.3 For online learning classes: Payment is required at the time of registration and cannot be refunded after you start the workshop.

2.0 Cancellation Policy

2.1 Public Workshops: Cancellation notices must be received by Synopsys at least ten (10) working days prior to the workshop start-date. If you cancel less than ten (10) working days prior to the start of the workshop, you are liable for and may be billed for the full cost of the class. To cancel your registration, please send an email notification that includes your name, the class name and date to:

2.2 Synopsys reserves the right to cancel any Public Workshop up to ten (10) working days prior to the start-date of the workshop. Please keep this cancellation policy in mind if you are considering non-refundable airline tickets. Synopsys will not be responsible for travel, lodging, or any other expenses you may incur.

2.3 Online Workshops: You may cancel an online workshop at any time prior to starting the workshop. To cancel your registration, please send an email notification that includes your name, the class name and date to:

3.0 Confirmation Policy

3.1 A confirmation notice will be emailed to you upon receipt of your registration and payment information. Please bring a copy of your confirmation letter with you to class. It is your responsibility to make sure you have submitted payment prior to the class start-date, and that you have received a confirmation letter from Synopsys Customer Education Services prior to arriving at a Synopsys education/training center.

3.2 Online Learning Classes: You will receive two (2) confirmation emails:

(a) An acknowledgement to let you know your registration has been received and is being processed.

(b) A confirmation that your registration has been approved and payment confirmed. This email will include the workshop URL with login and password details.

4.0 Payment Policy

4.1 You may pay under a purchase order, by check, by credit card, or using Synopsys Education Credits, as further specified below.

4.2 Purchase Order: Email a copy of your purchase order along with a copy of your registration form to
4.3 Checks: Make checks payable to Synopsys, Inc. and mail along with a copy of your registration form to:

Synopsys Customer Education Training Registrar
690 E. Middlefield Road
Mountain View, CA 94043

You must email a copy of your check along with your registration form to to complete your registration. It is your responsibility to ensure that your check request is received to register for a workshop.

4.4 Credit Card: Synopsys accepts VISA, American Express, Master Card. Credit cards will be charged at the time of registration. Customer will be responsible for all credit card processing and currency conversion fees associated with the use of a credit card to purchase training. These charges will not be refunded in the event of class cancellation.

4.5 Education Credits: Classes can also be paid for using Education Credits, with one credit the equivalent of one class day OR one module for online learning workshops.


6.1 You agree to use reasonable care to prevent any unauthorized use, disclosure, publication, or dissemination of Synopsys Confidential Information to any third party, but in no event shall you use less than the same degree of care that you use to protect your own confidential and proprietary information of similar importance. You will not use Synopsys Confidential Information for purposes other than those necessary to directly further the purposes of the education Services. You will not disclose to third parties Synopsys Confidential Information without the prior written consent of Synopsys.

6.2 For the purpose of this agreement, Synopsys Confidential Information means (i) any Synopsys software product, in object and source code form, and any related technology, idea,algorithm,or information combined therein, and any trade secrets related to any of the foregoing; (ii) SOLV-NET!; (iii) Synopsys product plans, costs, prices and names; non-published financial information; marketing plans; business opportunities; personnel; research; development or know-how;(iv) any information designated by Synopsys as confidential in writing or, if disclosed orally, designated as confidential in writing within (30) days; provided, however that "Synopsys Confidential Information" will not include information that; (a) is or becomes generally known or available by publication commercial use or otherwise through no fault of yours; (b) is known and has been reduced to tangible form by you at the time of disclosure and is not subject to restriction; (c) you independently developed Synopsys Confidential Information; (d) you lawfully obtained from a third party who has the right to make such disclosure; and (e) is released for publication by Synopsys in writing.

6.3 The laws of California shall govern this agreement. These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the Education Services, and supersedes all prior agreements or representations, oral or written, regarding Education Services.