Using External Providers

We have amended OEAP National Guidance document 4.3b Ratios and Effective Supervision to clarify that, if staff who are not competent or confident are taking part in an activity, the activity leader may need to regard them as participants when considering the leader to participant ratio.

OEAP National Guidance Document 4.4h Using External Providers provides advice about activities led by a provider.  We have amended that advice to add the same point.

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