Class Participation Waiver Form

I understand that I am taking this Yi Ren® Qigong course voluntarily.

I understand and acknowledge that this program requires the manipulation of personal energies. As with any activity involving personal energies, physical movement and contact, it is not without risk. The Institute of Qigong & Integrative Medicine (IQ&IM) has taken reasonable precautions to ensure that its Yi Ren Qigong program will be a safe experience for all participants.

I also understand I am not required to complete any physical activity that exceeds my physical ability.

I certify that I have the necessary skills and ability to participate in the activity of this course.

I assume full responsibility for myself for bodily injury, death and loss of personal property and expenses directly or indirectly arising out of my participation in the Yi Ren Qigong program or IQ&IM events.

I fully understand that the operators above reserve the right to refuse any person to participate who is judged incapable of meeting the requirements of participation in class, seminar, or event activities.

I agree to abide by the instructions given to me verbally or in writing by the operators: IQ&IM, its subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, volunteers, agents, insurers, sponsors, advertisers, or the operators of the event facilities or equipment providers, and all others involved with the Yi Ren Qigong community education program or other IQ&IM events.

I agree to hold harmless IQ&IM and all those listed above, from any claim by my family, estate, or heirs.

I acknowledge and agree not to teach the methods or information in this Yi Ren Qigong program to others, until I have been certified and authorized to do so by Dr. Guan-Cheng Sun, PhD.

I acknowledge and understand that IQ&IM, and all those listed above, do not attempt to give any medical diagnosis, treatment, prescription, or suggestion for medication in relation to any human disease, pain, injury, deformity, physical, psychological, mental, or medical condition. The practices and information provided herein, in printed materials to follow, and in the classroom are NOT to be used as an alternative to professional medical treatment.

I acknowledge that this agreement shall be effective and binding upon me during the entire period of my participation in classes, seminars or other events offered by IQ&IM.

Furthermore, I understand that by signing below I acknowledge that I have read, understood, and accepted all the terms and conditions stated above.