Level 3 Certificate in Leading Forest School 2018-01-17T10:44:44+00:00

This course is designed for those who would like to become a Forest School leader

9 consecutive training sessions each Tuesday 1pm – 7pm and 2 practical woodland skills days which run 9am – 4.30pm

Summer and Autumn dates here

There are five Units of Study at Level 3

Supporting Learning, Play and Development in the Outdoors

Observation and Evaluation of Outdoor Learning

Sustainable Use of Natural Resources

Teach Outdoor Practical Skills

Forest School Leader

Course requirements

On the Level Three course you will :

Attend training sessions which consist of both theory and practical tasks.

Run a Forest School Programme in your chosen setting.

Have a work-based assessment.

Complete a portfolio for assessment.

There is a one day course tutorial workshop about three quarters of the way through the course to address any questions and practise practical skills. In addition to the course dates, the lead tutor is available during the course for tutorial help by telephone or email.

Entry Qualification Required

Level 2 Qualification in Education, Youth Work, Child care etc. AND established link with a client group and potential Forest School Site. 21 years or over at the start of the course.

OR Level 2 Qualification in Forest School, Countryside, Woodland Management etc. AND at least two years experience with client groups AND an established link with a client group and potential Forest School Site.

We recommend that you hold a valid First Aid certificate appropriate to your setting with added outdoor elements

Course costs £800.00 per person

To apply for a place please email tonirogers@cambridgeforestschools.co.uk