Cyp 3.4.. Essay

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CYP.Core 3.4 Support children and young people’s health and safety 1.1 Describe the factors to take into account when planning healthy and safe indoor and outdoor environments and services. When planning for indoor and outdoor environments I need to take in to account that activities and equipment is suitable to be used by the age group it is being put out for. outside environment- padding on the floor, and around any climbing frames unless floor has a rubber surface. gates surrounding the area preventing the children and young people from getting out If I was going to be using bikes or scooters I would check that the bikes or scooters were in good working condition and safe. I would ensure the equipment (bikes or scooters) are used in the proper manner. You will need make sure the environment you will be working in is suitable for the activities you plan to do by checking out the equipment and to make sure the duty of care is being met by all the staff involved. Every child is a individual person with different needs depending on their age and their abilities. Some children have specific needs such as sensory impairments Most activities with children should have clear aims and objectives that are based around their age. 1.2 Explain how health and safety is monitored and maintained and how people in the work setting are made aware of risks and hazards and encouraged to work safely. The persons responsible for the health and safety school should carry out the safety checks or make sure that these take place on a regular basis. • Safety checks should also be made on all equipment. • All electrical items used in school should have annual checks. • pond is securely covered or otherwise guarded. • All floor surfaces are checked daily to ensure they are clean and not uneven, wet or damaged. • Equipment such as fire extinguishers should also be checked

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