Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders, Guildford
About the event
Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders is accredited by Open College Network West Midlands (OCNWM) and the Institute for Outdoor Learning. This course enables you to gain a nationally recognised qualification to lead Forest School activities.
The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders course covers the following:
✓ How to safely establish & deliver a Forest School programme, including planning and running your forest school, policies and procedures, risk assessment and session planning.
✓ The theories of learning and development and background to forest schools.
✓ Practice the skills to help children learn and develop in a woodland environment, including fire-lighting, tool use, games, arts and crafts, identification and use of woodland resources
✓ How to look after and manage your woodland site
Course dates : (5 days) Thursday 6th & 7th February and Wednesday 11th, 12th & 13th March 2020, followed by a skills weekend in September 2020 (dates and location TBC).
- 5 day initial training course covering the OCNWM units.
- Skills weekend - 2 days assessing and consolidating ideas.
- Portfolio advice and assessment.
- Mentoring days - regular face to face opportunity to receive advice on your portfolio work.
Booking is essential, total course fee is £950.00. A £200 deposit is required to confirm a place on the course
Please contact Victoria Pinder at firstname.lastname@example.org for a booking form
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What to bring
Wear suitable outdoor all weather clothing and footwear