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Toilet Rolls

Still think you can't use toilet roll centres (tubes)? Then read this from the HSE - Link

Technicans Survey

The technician resource is carrying out an online techician survey. See here for more details.

Technicians' workshop - Why quality glassware matters

Looking for an idea for your next Technician network meeting or conference? Click here for details on how to request this informative workshop which will assist technicians to make the best decisions when purchasing glassware.

Primary Competition Results

The judging of the CLEAPSS &ASE primary competition took place on Friday 30th October. The judges were very impressed with the high standard of the entries, and it was difficult to choose the winners.

After much deliberation, the entries from the following schools were selected:

Years 1-2: Damson Wood Infant School, Solihull

Years 3-4: Croydon High School, Surrey

Years 5-6: Thomas's London day School, Battersea

Overall winner: Lightwoods Primary School, Oldbury

Many congratulations to the winners, and very many thanks to the children and teachers at all schools who submitted entries.

We will never look at biscuits in the same way again!!!! The prizes will be awarded at the Margaret Collis lecture at the ASE Conference in Birmingham on Saturday January 9th.

115+ New & Updated CLP Hazcards are now live!

CLEAPSS is pleased to announce that the 7th batch of its new CLP Hazcards are now live. See here for more information.

New CLEAPSS Website

Try our new website, it is still in 'beta' or 'testing' format at the moment. But please give a it a try and use the feedback button to give feedback on how it works. Link :

CLEAPSS Techician Training Programme 2016

CLEAPSS 12 day training programme for new school science technicians.

We are pleased to announce that the dates for next year’s programme have now been confirmed. This will be the sixth year of this successful programme and we are grateful to the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol for hosting the programme. Click here for dates and further information.


Some of you may have seen our range of CLEAPSS 'Bunny' giveaways at the recent ASE & BETT Conferences. Here is a PDF Poster version - ideal for your prep room.

Becoming an Academy? Worried about your CLEAPSS membership? Read our advice about how to make sure you continue to have access to CLEAPSS  guidance and resources - click here.

What's New - Want to keep up to date withall new and updated documents we have on the website? Then view the What's New section. 

CLEAPSS on YouTube Want to be able to view the CLEAPSS YouTube Channel in school - but its blocked ?

Send this link to your IT manager. Schools can now select which YouTube Channel pupils can access in school - get your IT manager to add CLEAPSS to the list!

To view the CLEAPSS YouTube account follow this link 


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 CLEAPSS Mugs in Action

 This is from Dave Parry our (now) full time D&T Adviser on his travels.