17 March 2021
Online (Zoom Webinar)
From £192.00 per person
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.
This full day workshop supports Educational Visits Coordinators (EVCs) in their roles by covering the legal and practical procedures required of their position, and providing the information that establishments need to manage off-site visits.
The course is for newly appointed EVCs and covers:
Risk assessment and risk management
Leadership and supervision
What the EVC needs to know
What the EVC needs to do
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.
It is a national training course and transferable between employers. The course is accredited by the Outdoor Education Advisers’ Panel (OEAP) and training will make use of current government literature relating to school visits.
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.
Delegates will be sent details of how to access the event approximately a week before the event. If this email does not reach you, please contact us (preferably before the day of the event).
No refunds on bookings cancelled less than four weeks before the course.
This event is recognised by the Society as being suitable professional development for Chartered Geographer and may also be suitable for other professional accreditations.
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