As a teacher I need to understand my own roles and responsibilities, with a necessity to understand aspects of legislation, regulation and codes of practice.
The health and Safety Act,
Specific to Adult teaching codes of practice that are more relevant to Lifelong Learning course are:
Copyright Designs and Patents Act –
Data Protection Act –
Equality Act –
health and safety, a tutor / student contract, an appeals / complaints policy
The Council of the Isles of Scilly usually determines code of practice in the sector I work within. Those are set of rules which outlines how any person who is representing Council are expected to conduct themselves.