Priority reservations are an
exclusive feature of Private Gold lessons, our
premier offering for one-to-one online Japanese
lessons. With priority reservations, you can
reserve the private-lesson time slot you regularly
take, with no interference from other
private-lesson students. Learn more about Private Gold lessons.
The standard reservation period for
JOI’s online Japanese classes is 7 days in
advance. With priority reservations, you can make
reservations up to 30 days in advance and never
worry about racing to make a reservation.
Here’s how priority reservations
|| Make a Private Gold lesson purchase, or let us know by email
you’d like to upgrade your Private Silver
lessons to PrivateGold. At the same time,
please choose one or more priority
time slots from the private
lesson schedule of your teacher.
example, you could choose these 3
time slots: Monday at 10 a.m.,
Wednesday at 10 a.m., and Friday at
2 p.m. You can choose as many time
slots as you like.
||Each time slot is
assigned to only one student. If
another student has already signed
up for your time slots, we’ll let
you know. In this case, you’ll need
to choose other time slots.
update your account, you can reserve
private lessons in your assigned time
slots up to 30 days in advance.
priority period (from 30 days until
7 days before class), no other
student can make a reservation in
that time slot. You can guarantee a
private-lesson reservation at the
time you want.
reservations are limited to your
assigned time slots. You are free to
take private lessons at other times,
too, but other time slots can be
reserved 7 days in advance.
||At 7 days before a
class, the time slot becomes available to
all students. You are still free to reserve
the lesson, but you will compete with other
private-lesson students. To be sure of
getting the lesson time you want, be sure to
make your PrivateGold reservations more than
7 days in advance.
for having exclusive 30-day advance access
to a time slot, you agree to reserve that
class regularly and consistently.
week, you agree to take a private
lesson in each of the time slots you
request. We understand missing one
or two classes, but it is important
to request only those time slots
when you can dependably take
|| Lesson reservations
are not automatic (you still have to
reserve your private lessons using
the reservation system). Also, you
are not limited to your priority
time slots?you can take private
lessons whenever your teacher has an
available time slot.
||So, why do we require
you to take private lessons in your
time slot regularly and
consistently? Because each time slot
is assigned to only one student. If
you sign up for a time slot, but
fail to take classes in that time
slot, we reserve the right to cancel
your exclusive access to that time
slot and assign it to another