The University of Southampton

EIGS Guide

The Education in the Green Space Guide (EIGS) aims to provide basic guidance on taking lessons outside. It is particularly aimed at teachers who are wishing to increase their confidence or experience in doing so.

Here is a printable copy of our guide, which was sent to all Southampton primary schools in 2017, click on the image to open a PDF copy of this.

We’ve broken the guide up into the following sections:

Important things to consider

Understanding the risks

Risk Assessments

Kit lists