Level 1 Award in Forest School Ethos and Principles
Open College Network West Midlands
Centre Number: 60974
The Level 1 Award in Forest School Ethos and Principles, aims to build confidence in learning outside the classroom and offers a great introduction to the ethos and safe working practice of Forest School. This introductory 2 day training programme, is run outdoors and is a mixture of theoretical and practical tasks. It is aimed at staff/parents/volunteers/teaching staff, who have little or no experience of Forest School/learning outside the classroom and/or, who are supporting a qualified Level 3 Forest School Practitioner.
The nationally recognised RQF Unit:
Level 1 Award in Forest School Ethos and Principles -
On this Level 1 course, you will take part in a range of experiences for you to:
The course is run over 2 days (16 hours) and requires a further 14 hours self-
Completion of a small workbook after observing a Forest School session with a qualified Level 3 Forest School Practitioner/Leader. Evidence of enhanced DBS check required if self employed.
This is a wonderful training programme introducing you to Forest School Ethos and Principles.
Please note, you do not need to automatically train for levels 1 & 2 to train for Level 3. Level 3 applicants are accepted according to teaching qualifications and/or relevant experience and background. If you are over 21 and looking to run your own Forest School within your provision, and you feel you may be suitable to go straight to Level 3 training, please email us with your Level 3 application form.
Entry Criteria: Over 21
Please note: This level 1 course does not qualify you to lead Forest School or to state that you are including Forest School in your provision without a Level 3 Practitioner/Leader already in place -
Please note -
Level 1 Course Fee: £285 per person for individual bookings for the December 2018 & March 2019 programmes.
Reduced for private group bookings arranged on dates to suit:
Full payment or purchase order required with booking form to secure your place. Payment by cheque/electronic transfer/invoice (on receipt of purchase order)
For many other reasons to choose EarthCraftuk as your Forest School training provider -
Monday & Tuesday 3rd & 4th December 2018
Programme Fully Booked
Thursday & Friday 7th & 8th March 2019
5.30pm each day