Forest School training

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Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders, Guildford

Location: Pucks Oak Barn, New Pond Road, Compton, Surrey, GU3 1EG
Learn how to establish and deliver your own Forest School programme. This course enables you to gain a nationally recognised qualification to lead Forest Schools. This modular course will run on the following dates Thursday 6th and Friday 7th February and Wednesday 11th, Thursday 12th & Friday 13th March 2020 (5 days) followed by a skills weekend in September 2020.

Event details

Date

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Time
9.30am - 4.30pm
A static map of 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 outreach@surreywt.org.uk for a booking form

Booking

Phone number

01483663300

Price

£950 a £200 deposit is required to confirm a place on the course

Suitable for

Adults

Know before you go

What to bring

Wear suitable outdoor all weather clothing and footwear

Facilities

Toilets
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Victoria Pinder
Contact number: 01483 663300