Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants training course, Leatherhead
Inspire children to connect with nature. Learn the skills and knowledge to become a Forest School Assistant and gain a nationally recognised qualification. This modular 4 day course will run on Monday 5th & 6th October and Monday 2nd & 3rd November 2020
About the event
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Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants is accredited by the Open College Network West Midlands (OCNWM). This Level 2 course enables you to gain a nationally recognised qualification to assist Forest School activities.
The Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants training course covers the following:
✓ Understanding the Forest School ethos, principles and holistic approach to learning and development.
✓ How to perform the role of Assistant at a Forest School in relation to the Forest School ethos, principles and criteria.
✓ How to support learning and development at a forest school.
✓ 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
Course dates (4 days) Thursday 17th & Friday 18th October and Thursday 14th and Friday 15th November 2019;
- 4 days initial training course covering the OCNWM units.
- 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 £490.00. A £100 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