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Bookings should be made as early as possible in advance  of your choosen date.

Provisonal bookings can be made in the first instance.  Confirmation is required as soon as possible and then your invoice will be sent requiring your deposit by return.  Your full payment is required 30 days prior to your visit.  However, please do not confirm your visit with us until you have confirmed the timings with your coach company.

If the number of children you have booked on the visit changes, please call us immediately, these changes need to be advised to us within 14 days prior to your visit.

Please ensure that the medical form sent out with your invoice is completed and returned prior to your visit.

 

Your cheques should be made payable to The Safety Centre (Hazard Alley) Limited

  

To book a visit, please ring 01908 263009 between 9am - 5pm  Monday - Friday or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Pre-visits for Teachers and Group Leaders

We understand that those of you who have not visited before may wish to have a pre-visit.  We are happy for you to come along for a look around prior to your school's / group's visit.  Please call to book a pre-visit.

 

Half Day Visit

Hazard Alley, at the Safety Centre Milton Keynes was the first purpose-built interactive centre where our visitors can experience 12 hazardous scenarios in perfect safety.  We encourage visitors to identify everyday hazards and develop safe strategies to deal with potential emergencies, changing their behaviour to keep themselves and others safe.  The centre  is extremely flexible and can cater for all age groups over the age of 6 years and of all abilities, included those with special needs.

 

In addition to schools, we can accommodate visits from other groups - brownies, cubs, guides, scouts etc.  Many of the scenarios relate directly to work needed to gain badges in first aid, road safety etc.

 

We can accommodate up to 72 children per tour.

Sessions start from:          A.M session                earliest :  9.45 am         latest :  10.30 am

                                      P.M session                earliest : 12.30 pm        latest :    1.15 pm

                                      Evening Session          earliest :    6 pm           latest :    6.30 pm

 

Your tour will last for 2 hrs. (1 1/2 hrs in the evening)  Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your visit and allow 15 minutes at the end of the tour for your debrief.  If you are staying for lunch, please allow an additional 45 minutes.

 

The Cost

The cost is £7.46 plus VAT (£8.95) per child with a minimum group size of 6 children, no charge for accompanying adults.  Evening visitors are asked to pay for a minimum of 15 children.

  

Whole Day Visit

Internet Safety Focus for year 5 & 6   

We now offer schools whole day visits for year 5 and year 6 children.  During the day your children will all have the normal safety tour plus classroom based internet safety sessions taught by qualified teachers.

During these sessions the children will learn how to keep personal information safe, recognise the risks when using the internet and explore how and why young people are cyberbullied.  There is some discussion, practical activities and the children are shown a short film relating to the subject matter.

We can accommodate up to 72 children per session.

Groups of over 40 children - please split children into 2 groups either by class or even numbers if possible.

 

Session start time :          10:00 am            Coach departure time:      3:00 pm

                                     10:30 am            Coach departure time:      3:30 pm

 

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your visit.

Please Note:  A minimum of three teachers / members of school staff are required.

 

The Cost

The cost is £14.25 plus VAT (£17.10) per child with a minimum of 30 children, no charge for accompanying adults

 

Group Sizes

Children will be put into groups by the tour supervisor prior to the start of the tour.  The children will be put into groups of 6 consisting of :      4 boys and 2 girls    or     4 girls and 2 boys whenever possible.

 

Please Note:   group sizes can change on the day depending on the number of children / guides

 

Cancellation Charges

Once a booking is confirmed verbally or by e-mail the following cancellation charge will apply.

 

Cancellation of visit by School / Organisation

i          deposit payable on confirmation will be non refundable

ii         if cancellation is made within 21 days of the intended visit, all admission fees may be forfeited

 

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Follow-up visits

These are delivered by our Safety Centre teachers, to reinforce directly the messages learned during the tour.  For more information about these, please look at the Classroom Sessions page.

For further information and to discuss costs, please call 01908 263009.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
The Safety Centre opened in 1994 as a partnership-based community safety project involving Thames Valley Police, Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service, health authorities, local government, other statutory organisations and the private sector. The centre is not centrally funded and as such relies heavily on donations and sponsorship.