Participation in all classes and social activities (Attendance is taken at each, and though circumstances may
warrant an exception, students will be required to make up any partially attended individual class or activity or
group of classes to graduate. The FEI Committee will review all attendance records before graduation for such
On-time arrival to all classes and social activities
Completion of all homework assignments by the due date
Completion of all evaluations forms
To maintain respect for fellow classmates, faculty and NRCA staff, and to honor the significant commitment you and your
company have made to attend FEI, this honor code has been established and approved by the FEI Committee and FEI Alumni.
I will respect my fellow students by keeping all electronic devices turned off during class. This includes but is
not limited to cell phones, laptops and electronic notepads. Classes last approximately 90 minutes and include breaks
for necessary calling or emailing. I understand, however, that I am encouraged to use break time to socialize
and network with my classmates. FEI is my time to work on my business while allowing my staff to handle business at
I understand attendance is taken at each class and event for the purpose of eligibility for graduation. If any
class or event is missed, for any reason, the FEI Committee will discuss with me my makeup requirements, including
additional assignments or retaking missed classes.
I understand FEI is only as strong as the shared contribution of everyone's experiences. I will strive to be an
active participant in class and outside of class.
I will work hard to find at least one thing per session I can apply to my business and then will share it with my
classmates while in class or at a social event.
In the event an applicant or existing student cancels more than 30 days from the start of class of any given
year, NRCA shall provide a full refund.
In the event an applicant or existing student cancels less than 30 days from the start of class of any given
year, there will be a $500 cancellation fee.
If a student fails to show up to any class on any given year, a refund will not be provided; however, staff will
work with the student to make up the session(s) missed within the next appropriate cycle. Additional fees may apply
to attend the make-up session(s).
Student conduct and indemnity agreement
Students are expected and required to conduct themselves professionally and responsibly while participating in the FEI
program. Improper conduct, including but not limited to acts of violence, abusive or threatening language and unlawful
possession of controlled substances, may be grounds for immediate and permanent removal from the program. Any decisions
regarding removal shall be at the sole discretion of the FEI committee and will be final.
Your sponsor is there to mentor, monitor and assist you; however, the you are solely responsible for your actions. As
consideration for being approved to participate in the program, you agree you are solely responsible for and shall
indemnify, defend and protect your sponsor and NRCA (including its directors, officers, agents, employees, FEI
committee members and FEI program instructors) against and hold each of them harmless from any and all claims, suits,
demands, losses or expenses, including attorney's fees, caused by, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part,
your acts or omissions while a participant in the FEI program. The foregoing indemnity shall include, but is not
limited to, claims pertaining to property damage, personal injury and/or death, including damage to property owned by
the student and injuries to or death of the student.