Training Courses


Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders (5 days)

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

25th - 29th June 2018 at Nower Wood

6th & 7th October, 3rd, 4th & 5th November 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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Leader Support

In addition to providing the Level 2 & 3 Forest School courses, we are beginning to offer continuing support for trained practitioners in the form of CPD courses, advice and support in establishing and running regular sessions.

Forest School CPD

We organise a number of CPD training for qualified leaders that are designed to give you new ideas, help you to consolidate existing skills and develop greater confidence and competence. For further information visit our Adult Courses page. If you are wanting a specific training course then do let us know as we might be able to put it on.

Specific Support

If you are considering setting up a new Forest School programme, we can offer advice and support on the suitability of your site as well as your proposed programme.

Surrey FSA Affiliated Group

SWT is forming a Surrey Forest School Association affiliated group where members can meet to share good practice and create a local support network. The new group will co-ordinated by a management committee involving partner organisations and individuals. The Group will organise at least two cluster gathering each year where practical workshops be on offer for anyone interested in forest schools. If you would like to be involved or informed about the group’s activities contact us via


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