Upcoming courses and workshops

Building and deploying DIY web-connected field sensors and data loggers

[Postponed] Led by Dr Mark Mulligan from King’s College London, this full day workshop covers how to design, build and code your own DIY sensors and data loggers. Whether you want to monitor rivers, climate, soil, biodiversity, people or whatever you can think of, this is the event for you.

Off-site safety management

[Cancelled] 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.

MOVE – Management of Visit Emergencies 2020

[Cancelled] 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.

Explore Loughborough

[Postponed to 2021] Explore is a one day event for anyone planning expeditions and field research overseas, with a focus on self-led student projects.

Expedition medicine training

[Cancelled] A two-day course for those departing on expeditions to remote parts of the world where medical help is not readily available.

Off-site safety management

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.

Educational Visits Coordinator Training

Essential training for new EVCs responsible for the policies and practice around risk management for out-of-school visits.

EVC update workshop - November 2020

This course gives trained EVC’s at all schools the opportunity to look into current material in more depth and share good practice with EVCs.

Off-site safety management - training the trainers

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.