Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training. This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.
To provide Governors and Members of the Management Board with a clear understanding of their role and responsibilities for the management of offsite visits and school trips.
As a Governor or a Member of the Management Board it is important that you fully understand your responsibilities when it comes to school trips and offsite visits, both in the planning phase and in a crisis. This will enable you to support your establishment, ensuring they are following current best practice.
The course will cover:
roles and responsibilities
outdoor learning benefits and curriculum links
policies and procedures
your Educational Visits Co-ordinator (EVC)
inclusion on school trips
your role in an emergency or incident on an offsite visit.
Target Audience: Governors and Members of the Management Board in : East Sussex Maintained Primary, Secondary, Independent and Special Schools, Primary & Secondary Academies. Non ESCC Schools.
Maximum Delegates: 2 delegates per organisation
Preparation and Follow Up: Identify if your establishment has a trained EVC in place. Identify the different types of visit that your establishment participates in.
Please bring with you: a pen and paper, and any questions.
Refreshments : Tea/coffee will be provided please bring with you any additional refreshments you may want.
Please note that this course falls outside the Governors' SLA, and therefore has a charge, which is detailed when you request a place.
As there is a walk from the car park to the venue and for accessing lavatories, please wear outdoor shoes and carry an umbrella for inclement weather.