Guidance Documentation

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East Lothian Council Guidance

ELC Guidelines ‘Safety & Good Practice in Managing Off-Site Visits – here

Letter to Parents – here

Parental Consent Form – here

Generic Risk Assessments

Risk Assessment Template

Equality Act and school trips – updated April 2014

Home Stay Guidance

Transport Guidance

Activity Provider Form

ELC Employers Liability Insurance (19/20) – Certificate

ELC Public Liability Insurance (19/20) – Letter

National Guidance

‘Going Out There’ Scottish Framework for Safe Practice in Off-Site Visits –  link

Learning For Sustainability – link

Managing Risk in Outdoor Learning – link

Busting Health & Safety Myths – link

Support For Professional Development in Outdoor Learning – link

My World Outdoors – Care Inspectorate Guidance

Out to Play – Scottish Government / Care Inspectorate & Inspiring Scotland Guidance
Practical guidance for creating outdoor play experiences in early learning and childcare

Scottish Curriculum Key Documents

SCOTLAND’S CURRICULUM FOR EXCELLENCE Putting learners at the heart of education – here

The National Standard for Early Learning and Childcare