24 November 2020
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
From £252.00 per person
A full day workshop that supports Educational Visits Coordinators (EVCs) in their roles by covering the legal and practical procedures required of their position.
RGS-IBG members £252, Standard £280.
This Outdoor Education Advisers’ Panel (OEAP) accredited course is for newly appointed EVCs and covers:
Roles and responsibilities
Risk assessment and risk management
Leadership and supervision
What the EVC needs to know
What the EVC needs to do
Please book online by clicking the button above.
No refunds on bookings cancelled less than four weeks before the course.
Learning outside the classroom has always been an integral part of a child’s education, providing the opportunity to develop key personal and social skills. The EVC’s role is to help the school fulfil its Health and Safety obligations for off-site school visits by being involved in the planning and management of all educational visits.
The course covers the key legal and practical procedures required of a school’s EVC. It covers the information that establishments need to manage off-site visits. It is a national training course and transferable between employers.
The course is accredited by the Outdoor Education Advisers’ Panel and training will make use of current government literature relating to school visits.
This course is primarily for independent and foundation schools as many local authorities have provision for EVC courses for their schools. However, if this is not the case for your school, you are most welcome to attend this course.
By attending this course delegates will earn 5 CPD points which can be put towards the yearly requirement of 35 CPD points to attain Chartered Geographer status. A certificate of attendance will be given for all delegates.
A must for those involved in planned visits in the UK or overseas, this course looks at the safety management issues involved in planning, managing and evaluating local visits, fieldtrips, residentials and exchanges.
24 November 2020
Essential training for new EVCs responsible for the policies and practice around risk management for out-of-school visits.
This half-day, scenario-based course is for school EVCs and senior management. It is intended to meet the needs of staff who may have a role to play during a visit emergency.
26 November 2020
A one-day course for trainers with relevant previous experience in managing a wide range of visits in the UK and overseas who wish to deliver the off-site safety management course to their own groups.
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