• Advice Parents and children with umbrellas in the rain
    Educational visits

    Educational visits can be of substantial benefit to the education and development of pupils.

  • Advice Workload CTA background
    Safety of school minibuses

    This page outlines the key legal requirements for drivers and operators of school minibuses and describes the support school staff should be given before they agree to drive a school minibus.

  • Advice Young mother listens to daughter's preschool evaluation
    Out of school hours activities

    guidance on the pay and conditions implications of teachers’ participation in out-of-school-hours learning activities.

  • Advice Children learning to swim
    Swimming safety in schools

    Advice for teachers and school staff who teach swimming or supervise swimming, including qualifications, training and safety.

  • Advice Primary children boarding a minibus
    Seat belts and car restraints

    Information for school staff who transport children in their own car on the law and regulations regarding child car seats and seatbelts.

  • Advice Girl looking at Greek vases in museum
    School visits

    Advice about health and safety on school trips, including legal rights and obligations.