Establishment of Safety Clubs in select schools across India is the biggest sustained activity planned for NSSC. Safety Clubs will conduct focused sessions for small groups of students. These participants will eventually vie for the badge of Safety Ambassador, which will be presented to the winners at an awards event. Safety Clubs will have contact classes wherein the teacher-mentor will animate discussions on safety through worksheets and other materials on different themes.
Why set up Safety Clubs?
Although safety is a priority for schools, parents, communities, and the government, its ownership remains diffused.
Objectives of setting up safety clubs in schools across India are to: