Fundamental principles of safe practice

Planning for safe practice


The principles for managing risk presented in this resource are designed to help staff to plan safe physical education, school sport and physical activity (PESSPA) sessions/situations. As part of the planning process, the safety of each aspect of the session should be considered and checked against the relevant guidance. A logical and structured approach to preparation, referred to as ‘forethought’, is an essential part of effective teaching, managing and learning.

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