At Country Classrooms both your Health and Safety and that of the farm animals is key.
We have carried out risk Assessments for our Mobile Farm and Hatchery and these documents are available to download below.Click here to download the Hatching Risk Assessment
We also insist that teachers download, read and follow the latest Industry Code of Practice which will explain the specific risks presented by e-coli. To download the specific supplement for teachers please click below.Click here to download the HSE Advise for Teachers
Hand Washing is exceptionally important when working with farm animals. Please click below for notes created by the World Health Organisation on how to wash your hands properly. Posters will be provided for our visit as, per our Risk assessments, it will be the schools' responsibility to ensure that every pupil washes their hands thoroughly after coming into contact with the farm animals.Click here to download Hand Washing Notes