Level 2 training allows you to become a qualified Forest School Assistant.
This is an excellent option if you want to learn more about the theory and principles of Forest School, as well as gain a deeper understanding of tools, materials and working in woodland.
The Level 2 training takes place over four days.
This is a non-residential course.
Learners will also need to assist at three Forest School Sessions which they will arrange usually in their own setting.
This course is accredited by Open College Network West Midlands.
This qualification is designed to enable learners to develop an understanding of the principles and ethos of Forest School. It will prepare learners for further study and employment in the outdoors. It is designed to meet the needs of school and college staff, youth workers, parent helpers, students and others in providing preparation for further development and study to becoming a Forest School Leader.
There is the option to complete ‘top up’ training to achieve a Level 3 qualification.
Minimum age: 18 (This is a Department for Education Requirement).
For more details on course content or for any queries please get in touch.
You can book and pay for this course online (see below). In the Order Notes please inform us of the following:
- Job position
- Emergency contact number
- Any medical or dietary requirements
- We encourage car sharing – may we circulate your details prior to the course to other delegates?
Please read the Forest School Leader Training terms and conditions before making a booking. By booking you are accepting these terms and conditions.
Before You Attend
What to bring
- Please bring a packed lunch for every day.
- Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing and walking or strong sturdy footwear.
- Notebook and pens/pencils.
Please contact us if you would like more information or have any queries.
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Opportunities to attend this course
Tue 25, July 2023 09:00 - Fri 28, July 2023 17:00
The Level 2 training takes place over four days. The dates for this course are: Tuesday 25th - Friday 28th July. This course is non-residential.
Wed 18, October 2023 09:00 - Thu 26, October 2023 17:00
The Level 2 training takes place over four days. The dates for this course are: Wednesday 18th - Thursday 19th October and Wednesday 25th - Thursday 26th October. This course is non-residential.