Safe Practice in School Swimming Policy

All schools and staff in Buckinghamshire are supported in School Swimming through the following guidance, whether at a school pool, hydrotherapy pool, public pool or during school visits. Included are policies and procedures of BSSP and Buckinghamshire Council (BC) based on current national guidance.

The Appendices contain exemplar materials(i.e. NOP; EAP; Risk Assessment) and greater detail on guidance.

Safe Practice in School Swimming Policy & Guidance 2021

Technical Guidance on the Management of Swimming Pools and Swimming Pool Plant on School Site (for those schools who have their own pools)  



Appendix I – Governor Checklist – can be found at the survey link

AfPE Health & Safety – Changing Areas