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Gardening: guidance and risk assessments

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Last updated on 15 June 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Is there guidance on health and safety when gardening with pupils? We link to guidance on reducing risks when gardening with young people, including pupils with SEN, and relay advice on allowing pupils to use garden power tools. We also link to risk assessments for school gardening.

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  1. 1 Safe gardening
  2. 2 Pupils with SEN
  3. 3 Garden power tools
  4. 4 Risk assessments

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