Online Course Terms of Use/TOU Template
Online Course Terms of Use/TOU Template
Online Course Terms of Use/TOU Template

Online Course Terms of Use/TOU Template

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Are you an online course owner and wondering what exactly should be on that little checkbox for 'terms' at checkout??

Get an attorney-drafted Online Course/Digital Download Terms of Use to protect your digital course without breaking the bank or your sanity!

This Online Course/Digital Download Terms of Use Template is perfect for protecting your online course or digital download and for creating clear expectations with your customers on what they can expect from your digital program.

This template is perfect for: 

  • Online video courses
  • Online audio courses
  • Online text/workbook courses
  • Online educators on any platform (Kajabi, Teachable, Thinkific, Ontraport, Gumroad, Podia, etc.)
  • Other digital programs/group coaching/mastermind or other digital-based “programs” that include materials and maybe some community elements like a Facebook group, Q&A calls, coaching, office hours, etc.
  • Making sure there is something LEGIT and REAL for your customers to "check" to when they agree to follow your policies and Terms of Use in the checkout process
  • And it works for literally EVERY type of business in any industry that is selling something online and is providing resources to their participants.
  • PROTECTING YOUR STUFF!! And making it that much more difficult for copycats and scrapers to take your content without recourse. 

**** PRO Tip: You may also want to consider Registering the Copyright for your program or course through the Electronic Copyright Website ( It costs less than $60 and you can protect your entire course as one “Work.” 


    • Rules for anyone visiting your site and using your product
    • Guidelines about Facebook groups
    • Guidelines about coaching calls or Q&As
    • Minors/children use policy
    • Your copyright/IP policy for your content
    • Clarifying and protecting you about "lifetime access"
    • Creating guidelines for bonus materials/features
    • Refund
    • Dispute resolution policy
    • PLUS all the legal hocus-pocus to make it legit!


    • Template in an editable Word .doc format with customizable fields/options
    • Video screenflow of creative attorney Brittany Ratelle walking you through the template
    • .PDF of license, instructions, and our favorite hacks for customizing contract templates
    • License to use the template for your business purposes (you can send to an attorney or those you are doing business with, on your team and theirs).

    This agreement contains clauses covering: 

    • Course features
    • What “lifetime access” really means (and doesn’t mean)
    • FB group integration
    • Marco Polo Channels group integration
    • Alumni FB groups
    • Private/small group coaching rules
    • Accountability partners rules
    • Disclaimers against professional advice
    • Payment
    • Payment method/recurring billing/ACH
    • Refund policy
    • Confidentiality
    • Guest content
    • Indemnification
    • Intellectual property protection for both parties
    • Force majeure clause
    • arbitration/choice of venue
    • Plus ALL the legal schtuff to protect YOU

    Jurisdiction: This template adheres to the US principles of contract law and is designed for those doing business in the United States. While similar principles may apply in your jurisdiction, please consult with a local attorney.






    Disclaimer: The template includes instructions to customize the form for your particular business and creative needs. While this is an attorney-drafted document, the online landscape changes quickly and decisively and nothing in this transaction or document establishes an attorney-client relationship. If you have questions about the template and whether it fits your specific vision, operations or strategy -- please contact an attorney who practices in this area. Brittany Ratelle, LLC is NOT a law firm and cannot offer you legal advice in applying this document to your particular fact-situation. The information offered on or should be considered informational only and is NOT LEGAL ADVICE.