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Administration of Programmes

So, you have designed your education programmes, your volunteers are trained and your interpretation is gorgeous and fully evaluated – so how do you get the school groups in and organise them efficiently?

Have a look at the sections below, taken from the environmental education in botanic gardens training course, run at Kirstenbosch Botanic Garden, South Africa in 1998.

Programme Administration

Depending on the size of your educational programme, you may or may not have a dedicated administrator.Your situation will determine the extent of the administrative role. Being without an administrator limits the potential of your education programme.

Course Booking Proceedure - a checklist on the procedure for taking bookings.