Teacher Toolkit


When you see a STF Assured Member Logo you can be secure that your school group travel operator has passed a detailed audit of their operating systems, particularly focusing on safety management and education facilitation. This audit is undertaken by an independent, external agency.

STF Handbook - Section 3

STF Handbook - Section 2 Code of Practice 2.1


The STF conducts surveys to collate the opinions of teachers and to monitor trends within the educational travel market. Discover our latest survey results here.

Science Field Experiences

The Benefits of Outdoor Learning

Residentials Results 2018 Final

STF Sports Survey 2017


Clearly written and fully detailed, our guidance documents provide vital advice to teachers, parents and group travel organisers.

vetting staff from overseas

non package and overseas companies

demystifying risk assessment

helmets in snowsports


Official policy documents and government reports on all issues related to educational travel can be found here.

making the case

school sporting tours

curriculum review final

stf aala submission

research evidence supporting the benefits of lotc

stf response to ofsted consultation

New DfE Guidance for Health and Safety on School Trips 2018

'In Safe Hands Teachers Toolkit'


Teacher Toolkit

ANNEX A Risk Assessment Template (GSAGE) .docx

ANNEX B Risk Assessment Template (Formal).docx

In Safe Hands Annex C

ANNEX D Contingency Planning (Low level) (1).docx

ANNEX E Contingency Planning (High level).docx

ANNEX F Evacuation Planning.docx

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