Training

Educational Visits

Educational Visit Co-ordinator Training - 1 day
Undertaken by an experienced trainer registered with the outdoor education advisers panel. The course covers aspects of the law related to educational visits, risk assessment of visits and the administrative requirements associated with off-site educational experiences.

Educational Visit Co-oridinator (3 year renewal) - half day
This course is for experienced Educational Visit Co-ordinators and is designed to provide updates and information so that EVC's are familiar with current best practice and developments in the field of outdoor learning.
Visit Leader Training - 1 day (or 2 twilight sessions)

Designed for teaching and support staff who lead and assist in the leadership of school parties on educational visits. They course includes an overview of the law associated with visits.

Candidates will gain an understanding of the process of risk management, balancing risk with the benefits of taking the activity. A significant element of the course relates to practical guidance and advice associated with group management and safety in the outdoors.
Management of Critical Incidents

Designed to support school management teams in preparing critical incident plans and pro-active and structured response to unforeseen situations. An important element of the training simulates the decisions and pressures that school leadership will face when confronted by a real incident.
Business Continuity Training

This training sets out how the business will operate following an incident and how it expects to return to ‘business as usual’ in the quickest possible time afterwards. It must be clear and specific, and structured in such a way that people understand what is required.

Progression through five stages will ensure a comprehensive process: understanding the school, determining the BCP strategy, developing and implementing the Business Continuity Management response, embedding the plans in the school’s culture, and exercising, maintaining and reviewing the plan and response.

Other Training

We can also provide other bespoke training to suit your needs such as:

  • Fire Marshal Management
  • First Aid
  • Food Hygiene