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Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants training course, Guildford

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Event details


9.30am - 4.30pm
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About the event

Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants is accredited by the Open College Network West Midlands, you will gain a nationally recognised qualification to assist on forest school programmes. 

Course dates (4 days) Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th and Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th May 2021 at our beautiful nature reserve in Compton.

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

✓ Monthly mentoring currently being delivered online - this is an opportunity to ask questions and receive advice on your portfolio work (not compulsory but advised)

✓ Continuing portfolio advice and assessment from the Tutors

Course fee is £490.00.  A £100 deposit is required to confirm a place on the course

Please contact Victoria Pinder at for a booking form

All Trust events and activities taking place from 1st April 2021 onwards will be carried out in line with current government guidelines and Health & Safety practices at that time.  As this will change over the coming weeks and months, we ask that you check regularly on the website for updates as any of these events may be subject to change or cancellation. Please help to protect our staff and other members by not attending any of these events if you or anyone in your household is feeling ill or have symptoms of Covid-19.  Full details of Health & Safety measures taken with all Adult Learning courses will be provided to each delegate prior to the event start date.



Phone number

01483 663300



Additional booking information

A completed booking form is required along with a £100 deposit to confirm your place

Suitable for


Know before you go

What to bring

Wear suitable outdoor all weather clothing and footwear

Parking information

Limited parking on site, overflow parking available at St Nicholas of Compton Church


Accessible toilet

Contact us

Victoria Pinder
Contact number: 01483 663300