‘The Point’ programme is a guided 3 hour interactive tour for key stage 3 & 4 pupils. The tour can be tailored to suit the needs and abilities of the group attending (please specify when booking).
Groups of up to 42 pupils can take part in the ‘The Point’ programme, divided into smaller groups to tour the centre. They will tour with a designated Ranger, who will use a variety of teaching techniques to deliver the safety messages throughout the visit. Pupils will take part in our interactive quiz using hand held voting devices before they tour the centre to see what knowledge they already have; and then again following the tour to see what they have learnt. ‘The Point’ has been to designed to increase confidence and general life skills of young people.
‘The Point’ programme has been split into 7 zones and covers the following scenarios:
Zone 1: Home– including lounge, kitchen, bedroom, garage and garden
Zone 2: Anti-social behaviour, building site safety, bullying
Zone 3: Transport safety – including bus safety and train safety
Zone 4: Countryside & Beach -including flood awareness
Zone 5: Road Safety
Zone 6: Digital safety including internet, mobile and shop safety.
Please be aware that booking is essential. Charges may be applicable for a visit, please contact the centre to discuss.