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Off-site Safety Management

This course is a must for those involved in planned visits in the UK or overseas. Spread over two days, it offers an in depth look at the safety management issues involved in planning, managing and evaluating local visits, fieldtrips, residentials and exchanges.

Off-site Safety Management

  • Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 November 2017 (Fully Booked)
  • Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 June 2018
  • Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), London
  • Two-day course (9.30am-5.30pm)

Who should attend this course?
The course is particularly relevant for educational visit coordinators, teachers, youth leaders and university lecturers - anyone responsible for off-site visits within their organisation.
CPD points are awarded for course attendance. A full course curriculum (PDF) is available to download.

When is the next OSSM course?
Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 November 2017, 9.30am-5.30pm (Fully Booked) 
Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 June 2018, 9.30am-5.30pm  

How much does OSSM cost?
Standard £280/ RGS-IBG member £252 (incl. VAT).
Includes notes and lunch, accommodation not provided. Places limited to 16 per course.

Where is the course held? 
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 6AR

How do I book a place?
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booking form (PDF)
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Course feedback:
"A great way to revise previous knowledge, to keep up to date with new and changing policies and to meet people in the same industry." G.Gorman, St John's Ambulance

"The reputation of the course preceeded it, but my expectations were still surpassed." A Cook, Expedition Leader.

Other OSSM course trainers

Matt HutsonWayahead Training Ltd
based in the Peak District

Karl Bungey    E: ossm@karlbungey.co.uk
West Coast / Scottish Highlands 

Alan Ward
, Bigfoot Services Limited
generally South Wales but anywhere in UK and Indonesia

James Dyer   E: james@venturesafetyservices.co.uk
London and South-East England, nationwide & international

Louise Melville Canadian International Expeditions Ltd.
courses in Toronto, Montreal and anywhere within Canada.

Nic Shaw
Entabeni Communications
South Africa

Jill Walker
GVI world, Thailand

Daniel Ponce-Taylor
, GVI, South Africa
(but also UK and North America)

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