Forest School Training Centre

 

 

Level 3 Forest School Training Manchester 

Would you like to become a Forest School Leader and run your own Forest School setting?

Garden Needs is a Forest School setting which opens up directly onto extensive woodland.

We are based just 15 minutes drive outside Manchester City Centre near Prestwich.

Dates:

We are now taking bookings for the next course:

Theory Dates: 29//4/2019, 30/4/2019, 1/5/2019, 15/5/2019, 16/5/2019

Practical dates: 12/6/2019, 13/6/2019 

Course Content:

The course consists of five units including:

  •  Supporting Learning, Play and Development in the Outdoors
  • Observation and Evaluation of Outdoor Learning
  • Sustainable Use of Natural Resources
  • Teaching Practical Outdoor Skills
  • Forest School Leadership

To complete the course you must:

  • Attend the training days which are both theory and practical (dates listed above)
  • Run your own Forest School Programme
  • Complete a work-based assessment
  • Complete a full portfolio for assessment

Entry requirements:

You must have one of the following to undertake the Level 3 Forest School Course –

  • Level 2 Qualification in Education, Youth Work, Childcare etc
  • Level 2 Qualification in Forest School, Countryside, Woodland Management etc.

Additionally you must have an established link with a client group and a potential Forest School Site.

You will also need to achieve a suitable 1st Aid Qualification and hold a current DBS certificate prior to starting your own Forest School practice as part of the training.

Cost: £840 (inc VAT)

Booking:

To find out more and to book a place contact us on hello@socialadventures.org.uk or call 07837 446062