VCI Protocols and Procedures Digital Guide July 2020 v7 - Page 7

Art Programs Select on-site art programs have resumed, following current provincial guidelines. • Hand sanitizer and disinfectant will be readily available. • Increased cleaning and sanitization of studio space, especially high-touch, high-traffic areas. • All instructors/staff will conduct a self-assessment before coming to work and if they display any symptoms, they must follow public health guidelines and self-isolate. • Instructors/staff will be required to wear appropriate PPE (especially if physical distancing is not possible). • Appropriate signage to enforce physical distancing. • Controlled access and entrance to the studio space. • Class sizes will be reduced to conform to current provincial guidelines. • Student workstations will be set up at a minimum of 6 feet/ 2 metres apart. All workstations will have disinfectant wipes for students who wish to sanitize their workspace area. • Instructors will maintain a safe distance while teaching, to respect physical distancing protocols. Continue 7