Code of Conduct

BCE is committed to providing exceptional learning, together with a safe and welcoming environment to all staff and visitors. As part of this, learners must also accept and undertake various responsibilities, these form the basis of the code of conduct that each and every learner must observe.

Zero tolerance on the following:

  • Any form of aggression and/or violence
  • Alcohol and drugs; this includes any paraphernalia
  • Possession of any dangerous items
  • Theft and any damage to property
  • Disrespectful or any disruptive behaviours
  • Offensive language

(Any suspicions of the above, local authorities will be contacted)

Timekeeping:

Learners are responsible for adhering to the class timetables, this includes course start times, returning from breaks and lunchtimes.

Mobile Phones:

Mobile phones must be kept on silent for the duration of each days’ learning and phone use restricted to break periods ONLY. If an individual needs to take an emergency phone call, they must leave the classroom so as not to disturb the group.  

Attendance:

Learners need to attend every day.

Smoking:

Smoking is only permitted in the designated smoking area. This includes the use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers.

Please note BCE and The Hive do not accept liability for any personal possessions.