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COURSE DATES 2018

Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders (5 days)

22nd & 23rd March, 20th April, 17th & 18th May 2018 at Bay Pond

23rd & 24th April, 22nd May, 18th & 19th June 2018 at Pucks Oak Barn

25th - 29th June 2018 at Nower Wood

Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants (4 days)

12th - 15th March 2018 at Bay Pond

1st & 2nd and 29th & 30th October 2018 at Pucks Oak Barn

 

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For further information about our Forest School training courses and the dates for the coming year, please download our "Guide to Forest School Training" course information booklet pdf file, found at the bottom of this page

Forest School Taster Experience

If you would like to know more about Forest School, why not come along to one of our half-day taster mornings;

Friday 9th March 2018,  9.30am - 12.30pm at Nower Wood, Leatherhead

Tuesday 1st May 2018, 9.30am - 12.30pm at Pucks Oak Barn, Compton

The experience costs £26, to book a place please visit our What's On section.

For further information about our Forest School taster experience, please contact Victoria Pinder tel. 01483 663300 or email outreach@surreywt.org.uk.

 

Forest School training courses coming up are:

Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants : Cost £475

12th - 15th March 2018 at Bay Pond, Godstone

1st & 2nd and 29th & 30th October 2018 at Pucks Oak Barn, Compton

Do you want to work with Forest School Groups helping children and young people play outdoors and connect with their local environment? If so, this course is for you! We will be learning about the Forest School ethos, woodland ecology, games and activities that will help you to facilitate forest school sessions.

The course includes 4 days of exciting training, covering a wide range of skills you will gain a nationally recognised qualification accredited through Open College Network West Midlands.

For further information about the Level 2 Assistant course, please download our Guide to Forest School Training pdf file at the bottom of this page.

Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders : Cost £900

22nd & 23rd March, 20th April, 17th & 18th May 2018 at Bay Pond, Godstone - Skills weekend: 15th & 16th September 2018

23rd & 24th April, 22nd May, 18th & 19th June 2018 at Pucks Oak Barn, Compton - Skills weekend: 13th & 14th October 2018

25th -29th June 2018 at Nower Wood, Leatherhead - Skills weekend: 17th & 18th November 2018

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders course covers the following;

✓ Learn how to safely establish & deliver a Forest School programme

✓ Practice the skills to help children learn & develop in a woodland environment

✓ Learn how to manage your local woodland site

The course includes 5 days initial training, skills weekend, mentoring days, course registration and assessment. This course enables you to gain a national qualification to lead Forest School activities accredited through Open College Network West Midlands.

For further information about the Level 3 Leader course, please download our Guide to Forest School Training pdf file at the bottom of this page. 

 

To book your place on any of our Forest School training courses, please download our booking form below and email to outreach@surreywt.org.uk or contact Victoria Pinder on 01483 663300 for further information.

 

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