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Forest School Training Information Packs

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> FREE FOREST SCHOOL TASTER SESSIONS

These are perfect taster sessions for professionals working with children and who want to learn more about Forest School.

They are practical sessions focusing on how to inspire young people to learn new skills outdoors which will increase their self confidence, independence and creativity.

20th March 2015 - 10am till 1pm
Timberley Academy
Bradley Road
Birmingham
West Midlands
B34 7RL

27th March 2015 - 10am till 1pm
Yeading Children's Centre
Carlyon Road
Hayes
Middlesex
UB4 0NR

Spaces are limited. Please contact office@fsli.co.uk to book your place.

> Level 3 Forest School Leader Training

Who is it for? Professionals who want to do Forest School in their workplace who meet the criteria set out below.

To achieve this course you will need to meet the following:
  • Be over 21 years old
  • If working with children a Level 3 childcare/play work qualification & experience of working with young is essential. For teenagers & adults a relevant Level 3 qualification is required or equivalent experience
  • If working with learners with learning difficulties & disabilities, have a relevant qualification & experience of these groups
  • Attend for 80% of the lessons over 5 days
  • Attend 2 "Tutorial & Skills" follow up days
  • Teach 6 sessions of 1.5 hours with your chosen client group
  • Be assessed practically during a 1.5 hour lesson
  • Complete all Assessment Criteria within 12 months of commencement of course
  • On completion of the course you must provide proof of current Police Check
  • On completion of the course you must provide proof of a relevant outdoor First Aid Certification ie First Aid at Work (usually a 4 day course) or Out door First Aid (usually 16 hrs)
  • You will need to access the relevant client group in order to complete assignments

Where can it lead? Practising Forest School Leader.
How will you study? Attend either 5 consecutive days or one day per week for 5 weeks. Complete Assignment work in a portfolio of evidence (approximately 20 hrs of study). Be assessed practically doing a Forest School session in your workplace. Be assessed practically on the course.
How much? £800.00 per person + VAT including NOCN registration.

Download the information pack here.

> Level 2 Forest School Assistant Training

Who is it for? Teaching Assistants or people working within a Forest School. Anyone with appropriate experience assisting at Forest School.

To achieve this course you will need to meet the following:
  • Attend for 85% of the lessons over 5 days
  • Be over 18 years old
  • If working with children, NVQ Level 2 or above & experience of young children
  • If working with learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, have a relevant qualification & experience of these groups
  • Take part in 6 sessions of 1.5 hours with your chosen client group, keeping a log book of activities & development
  • Be assessed practically during a 1.5 hour lesson
  • Complete all Assessment Criteria within 12 months of commencing training

Where can it lead? Level 3 Forest School training. Confidence when assisting at Forest School.
How will you study? Attend for either 5 consecutive days or one day a week for 5 weeks. Complete the assignments in a portfolio of evidence (approximately 15 hrs of study). Be assessed practically in your work setting.
How much? £450.00 per person + VAT including NOCN registration.

> Level 1 Forest School Skills Training

Who is it for? Anyone who is interested in Forest School & would like to find out more.

To achieve this course you will need to meet the following:
  • Attend the training for 4 short days
  • Be over 16 years old
  • Enjoy working with young children or your client group
  • Enjoy being Outside
  • Be keen & interested in Forest School
  • Take part in Forest School sessions in your workplace
  • Complete all Assessment Criteria within 12 months

Where can it lead? Level 2 Forest School training. Assisting at Forest School.
How will you study? Attendance on the 4 day course either consecutively or one day a week for 4 weeks which will include practical assessment. Putting together evidence to meet the assessment criteria guided by your tutor (completed on course).
How much? £250.00 per person + VAT including NOCN registration.

Download the application form here.

Training can be arranged in your area for groups of 12 - 15 people. Ring Chris or Wendi to book your place or contact us here.


Forest School Training Courses

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> Level 3 Forest School Training Courses

Venue
Course dates
Frequency
Finish date
Skills days
Northants
12th, 19th, 26th Jan & 2nd & 9th Feb 2015
5 Days
9th Feb 2015
Thurs 7th & Fri 8th May 2015
Buckinghamshire
19th, 20th, 21st, 26th & 27th Jan 2015
5 Days
27th Jan 2015
Wed 22nd and Thurs 23rd Apr 2015
Newham
28th, 29th & 30th Jan & 9th & 10th Feb 2015
5 Days
10th Feb 2015
26th and 27th Mar 2015
Greenwich
Mon 2nd - Fri 6th Feb 2015
Mon - Fri inclusive
6th Feb 2015
Wed 20th & Thurs 21st May 2015
Stroud
Mon 2nd, 9th, 23rd Feb 2nd, 9th Mar 2015
5 Mondays
9th Mar 2015
Thurs 21st & Fri 22nd May 2015
Hackney
11th, 12th, 13th Feb & 5th, 6th Mar 2015
5 days
6th Mar 2015
Thurs 4th and Fri 5th Jun 2015
Bristol
23rd Feb 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd Mar 2015
5 Mondays
23rd Mar 2015
Thurs 14th & Fri 15th May 2015
Bromley
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 9th 10th Mar 2015
5 Days
10th Mar 2015
Wed 10th & Thurs 11th Jun 2015
Middlesex
24th April & 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd May 2015
5 Fridays
22nd May 2015
Thurs 10th & Fri 11th Sept 2015
Buckinghamshire
29th & 30th Apr & 1st, 7th & 8th May 2015
5 Days
8th May 2015
2nd & 3rd Jul 2015
Bristol
11th, 18th May 1st, 8th, 15th Jun 2015
5 Mondays
15th Jun 2015
Thurs 1st & Fri 2nd Oct 2015
Ashton-under-Lyne
6th, 20th May & 10th, 17th & 24th June 2015
5 Days
17th Jun 2015
24th & 25th Sept 2015
Greenwich
Mon 11th - Fri 16th May 2015
5 days
16th May 2015
Wed 8th & Thurs 9th Jul 2015
Little Ireley
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th Jun 2015
5 Mondays
29th Jun 2015
TBC (Oct 2015)
Newham
3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th & 11th Jun 2015
5 Days
11th Jun 2015
24th & 25th Sept 2015
Timberley
24th, 25th and 26th Jun and 8th, 9th Jul 2015
5 Days
9th Jul 2015
TBC (Oct 2015)
Little Ireley
3rd, 4th, 5th Aug and 10th & 11th Aug 2015
5 days
11th Aug 2015
TBC (Oct 2015)

> Level 2 Forest School Training Courses

Venue
Start date
Frequency
Finish date
Bexley
Mon 23rd- Thurs 26th Feb 2015
4 days
26th Feb 2015
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