TOP UP L2 to Level 3 Forest School Leader training course, Leatherhead
About the event
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This 4 day top up course is designed for those already with a Forest School Level 2 Assistant qualification to achieve their Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification, accredited by Open College Network West Midlands (OCNWM) and the Institute for Outdoor Learning. The student must provide proof of current Level 2 Assistant qualification.
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
The Top Up course dates are Tuesday 24th, Wednesday 25th, Thursday 26th & Friday 27th November 2020 (4 days)
- 4 day 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, a £100 deposit is required to confirm a place on the course
The student must provide proof of current Level 2 Assistant qualification.
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