Covered in this Course

The School Trips Training for Management course is broken down into 3 sections.

1) Management Responsibilities

This section looks at who is responsible for doing what in relation to school trips and what the legal requirements are.

Image showing who is involved in school trips and their responsibilities as part of school trips training for management

2) Risk Assessments for School Trips

In this section we consider the questions which should be asked when doing a risk assessment. We look at the different levels of risk and how risk assessments are done.

Image representing the levels of risk on a school trip

3) Costs and Consent

There are certain things schools can and cannot charge for. We look at this in relation to school trips and we look at the different insurances which are required for school trips.

Image highlighting the different types of insurance that are available for schools as part of school trips training

School Trips Training for Management Certificate

Each of our courses ends with a multiple choice test to measure your knowledge of the material. You'll also be able to download and print off a certificate once you've completed the course which displays your name, the course you've completed, and your test score.

This School Trips Training for Management course concludes with a 10 question multiple choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.

As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.

What does my certificate include?

Your School Trips Training for Management Certificate includes your namecompany name (if applicable), name of course takenpass percentagedate of completionexpiry date and all relevant approvals.

School Trips Training for Management Certificate

Real User Reviews

Based on 6 real user reviews.

4.67 out of 5
Probably the best e-course I've taken

Accurate, thorough, and completely to the point. Definitely one of the best courses I've done. The structure of learning was brilliant and nothing was too long, this means it is easy to keep your attention on it.

Excellent course and very easy to follow

This is a very useful course. It is so easy to forget what colour extinguisher is for what type of fire and this information in this course is very straight forward as well as being very detailed.


All relevant points covered in a claear and concise way.

A very high rating in its presentation .

I found this programme was very informative in respect of all the aspects of health and safety and has given me a wider perspective of the need to be vigilant at all times to enable myself and work colleagues a safe environment to work in.

very easy to use

Very informative, and a good refresher which could be done at regular intervals.

very easy to use

Very informative, and a good refresher which could be done at regular intervals.

user friendly

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Easy to follow and broken done well

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Legislations relating to School Trips

It's important that you comply with the law and know the ways in which it affects you and the way you work. Take a look at relevant legislation below.

The Common Law Duty of Care and The Children Act 1989 require that teachers do all that is reasonable to protect the health, safety and welfare of pupils.

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 requires all employees to care for their own health and safety and that of  others. In the case of school trips this means that teachers must take reasonable steps to protect their own health and safety, that of the pupils they accompany and also that of anyone else who may be affected by the delivery of the trip.

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 requires risks to be appropriately assessed and measures put in place to reduce or eliminate risks.

The Adventure Activities Licensing Regulations 2004 requires providers of certain adventure activities to be licensed.

The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 holds an organisation responsible if their activities were organised or managed in such a way that this caused or contributed to the death of someone to whom they had a duty of care.