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Training Directory: Community Engagement and Environmental Education Short Courses

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Community Engagement and Environmental Education  - Short Training Courses

 

That's being trained in how to deliver community events and environmental education not the actual events themselves; so typical courses will include how to engage the community and how to deliver on topics as diverse as storytelling to running consultation exercises.  There is also training in environmental education techniques such as Forest Schools workshops. This section also includes courses on volunteer management and development.

23/05/2024 Scottish Outdoor Access Code Activity Workshop 0.5 Day

Battleby House, Redgorton, PH1 3EW, NatureScot c-js.info/3yfJl5v

This workshop will be delivered by NatureScot staff. Utilising the newly designed Scottish Outdoor Access Code (SOAC) on line education pack , participants will learn about SOAC, (including links to the curriculum) and take part in a variety of activities to help young people understand more about responsible access.

24/05/2024 Woodland Activity Leader Training Practical Course 3 Days

Mugdock Country Park, Wild Things +441309690450 elspeth@wild-things.org.uk c-js.info/2Sa84AK

Once you have completed the theory part of this course online finish the qualification with this 3 day practical to gain the full accredited qualification. Please note, you need to have completed the Woodland Activity Leader Training theory before moving onto the practical.

Cost £360.00

28/05/2024 Wild Cordage 1 Day

Bradfield Woods, Felsham Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/35jNH7N

Spend a day in the woods collecting & preparing plants for fibre and making natural cordage. Enjoy a fun and relaxed day learning how to prepare a variety of plant fibres for cordage.? Discover the different methods of cordage making and what you could do with you hand-made string.

Cost £50

01/06/2024 Invertebrate Field Skills for teachers and professionals 1 Day

Madley, Herefordshire, Cultivating Learning and Nature +44798086357 tim@clan-cic.org c-js.info/3Q4h6g0

This course if offered free for any teacher, support assistant, forest school leader in Herefordshire (or nearby) to develop their field skills in invertebrate identification. Participants will learn the basics of different families, techniques for catching them and identification. No prior knowledge is needed. Includes a free lunch.

Free Course

06/06/2024 Forest School Training - Level 2-3 Top up 5 Days

Foxburrow Farm, Saddlemakers Lane, Melton, Suffolk, IP12 1NA, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/48XM7cr

The Level 2 to Level 3 top up qualification is a way for Forest School Level 2 Assistants to upgrade their existing qualification to become Forest School Leaders.

Cost £785

13/06/2024 Forest School Assistant (Level 2) Training Course 5 Days

Forge Farm, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk c-js.info/3IuvrvZ

The Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants qualification is for people wishing to assist with Forest School sessions and for those already assisting and wishing to gain an accredited qualification

13/06/2024 Forest School Leader (Level 3) Training Course 6 Days

Forge Farm, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk c-js.info/3IuvrvZ

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification is the professional standard?needed to lead and create your own Forest School Project

14/06/2024 Woodland Activity Leader Training Practical Course 3 Days

Tarland, Wild Things +441309690450 elspeth@wild-things.org.uk c-js.info/2Sa84AK

Once you have completed the theory part of this course online finish the qualification with this 3 day practical to gain the full accredited qualification. Please note, you need to have completed the Woodland Activity Leader Training theory before moving onto the practical.

Cost £360

17/06/2024 Learning Beyond the Classroom (Level 3) Training Course 1 Day

Forge Farm, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

An accredited training course exploring curriculum-based outdoor learning. Designed to boost confidence and cover all aspects of successfully managing outdoor learning.

18/06/2024 Level 2 Forest School Assistant 4 Days

Swanwick Lakes Nature Reserve, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 01489 570240 forestschool@hiwwt.org.uk c-js.info/3huoyTz

This four day LASER accredited course is designed for those assisting at an existing Forest School. It includes the Forest School approach to learning and development and basic practical skills. It is taught through practical activity and discussion with a short workbook to be completed.

Cost £450

18/06/2024 Level 3 Award in Outdoor Curriculum Co-ordinatio 11 days over 12 months Days

Swanwick Lakes Nature Reserve, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 01489 570240 forestschool@hiwwt.org.uk c-js.info/3huoyTz

The Outdoor Curriculum Leader course will support you in: - Developing a new outdoor curriculum for your school or setting. - Equipping you with practical skills, resources, ideas and inspiration for planning your outdoor curriculum. - The tools and experience to plan and manage the health and safety considerations of leading an outdoor curriculum. - Developing your grounds and wildlife gardens for both improving biodiversity and opportunities for learning.

Cost £695

18/06/2024 Level 1 Forest School 2 Days

Gravesend, Kent Country Parks 03000 413500 kentcountryparks@kent.gov.uk c-js.info/44iZBP8

The AIM Qualifications Level 1 Award in Forest School Ethos and Principles provides learners with an introduction to the Forest School ethos and learning in the outdoors. It includes methods of identifying woodland species and how play can assist in Forest School activities. This qualification is designed to enable learners to develop an understanding of the principles and ethos of Forest School.

Cost £325

19/06/2024 Knots & lashings Forest School Skills Course 1 Day

Foxburrow, Woodbridge IP12 1NA, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/35jNH7N

Course for adults working with children & young people to help develop skills used in Forest School sessions. Explore different knots and lashings to enable you to make a variety of play structures at Forest school and create an obstacle course with the individual pieces constructed.

Cost £50

19/06/2024 Somatic nature 1 Day

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk c-js.info/3PVtcsO

An introductory day of experiential learning in movement and embodiment practice for leaders/educators; for an understanding of, and skills for working with, the physical body as a place of resource. Includes instruction, movement/somatic/embodiment exercises, group, pair and personal work; theory and discussion.

Cost £85

29/06/2024 Woodland Activity Leader Training 7 Days

Findhorn/Forres, Wild Things +441309690450 elspeth@wild-things.org.uk c-js.info/2Sa84AK

If you are interested in enhancing your skills to lead groups in a woodland environment, this course will provide you with the learning and knowledge you require. Woodland Activity Leader Training is an accredited outdoor learning course and an alternative to forest school training.

Cost £725.00

02/07/2024 Leader in Outdoor Learning - Level 2 3 Days

Foxburrow Farm, Saddlemakers Lane, Melton, Suffolk, IP12 1NA, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/3U0dWwF

Learning outside of the classroom offers children and young people of all abilities and backgrounds opportunities to gain confidence and holistic skills through a series of hands-on learning experiences in school grounds and local green spaces.

Cost £380

02/07/2024 Forest School Curriculum Based Outdoor Learning Practitioner 4 Days

Bishop's Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell, Swansea, SA3 3 BS, Forest School Swansea Neath Port Talbot 01792 367118 office@forestschoolsnpt.org.uk www.forestschoolsnpt.org.uk/training/

This Agored Cymru accredited course will develop your skills and confidence in using your grounds for engaging and exciting outdoor curriculum delivery.

Cost £425

16/07/2024 Wild Beach Leader Training - Level 3 3 Days

Sizewell Beach, Sizewell, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4UH, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/48Zfsna

Led by experienced Wild Beach and Forest School Leaders, this course, accredited by AIM qualifications is suitable for practitioners wishing to use the beach as a learning environment. Provides teachers, support staff, outdoor educators and?youth leaders?with the skills and confidence to make the most out of our beaches.

Cost £400

17/07/2024 Somatic nature 1 Day

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

This highly creative, dynamic workshop will explore the relationship between stories, storytelling & the natural world around us. Suitable for beginners and those who already work with stories; and ideal for anyone involved in working with groups (adults or children) in an educational setting.

Cost £85

18/07/2024 Somatic nature 1 Day

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Over centuries different beliefs, societal structures and economics etc have created imbalances and harm between humans, and to the ecologies we are part of. As we facilitate reconnection with nature, how can we keep an awareness of the bigger picture? and how we might do things differently? Discussion/theory/exercises

Cost £85

18/07/2024 Nature Games and Activities Training for Leaders 1 Day

Skelton Grange Environment Centre, Skelton Grange Road, Leeds, LS10 1RS, The Conservation Volunteers 01132430815 skelton@tcv.org.uk c-js.info/44Jcmm7

This course is aimed at play workers, teachers, scout/woodcraft leaders, rangers, or anyone who needs a toolkit of activities to use with groups outdoors. We spend the day playing outside to understand how the activities work, how to combine them to create sessions that flow with the energy of your group.

Cost £72

20/07/2024 Coastal Activity Leader Training 7 Days

Findhorn, Wild Things 01309 690450 training@wild-things.org.uk c-js.info/2Sa84AK

This course is a unique alternative to Beach School which consolidates the most essential outdoor skills needed to lead your own exciting outdoor coastal sessions. CALT empowers educators with the skills, knowledge and expertise to deliver inspiring environmental education, tailored to the needs of your students, patients or clients.

Cost £625

23/07/2024 Wild power, pride and prejudice 1 Day

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Have you facilitated a group and wondered how ethical your practice was? Or been part of a group and felt invisible? Using the wild world as a backdrop, we will explore some liberatory and inclusive ways of leading and facilitating groups. Learn to effectively hold space for everyone.

Cost £95

05/08/2024 Forest School Leader - Level 3 10 Days

Bradfield Woods National Nature Reserve, Flesham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/48IfnEr

A ten day course certified by AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group aimed at individuals who wish to lead a Forest School programme. Based on a stunning nature reserve. Takes place outside term time.

Cost £1199

06/08/2024 Level 3 Forest School Leader 8 Days

Bishop's Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell, Swansea, SA3 3 BS, Forest School Swansea Neath Port Talbot 01792 367118 office@forestschoolsnpt.org.uk www.forestschoolsnpt.org.uk/training/

This Agored Cymru accredited course provides skills and knowledge to establish a Forest School programme. Topics covered are: Supporting Learning, Play and Development in Natural Environments, Delivering Forest School, Observation and Evaluation of Forest School, Sustainable Use and Management of Natural Resources, Teaching Outdoor Practical Skills.

Cost £1100

22/08/2024 Train the Trainer Bushcraft 2 Days

Near Rhayader, mid-Wales, The Wilderness Project 01597 811107 enquiries@learn-outdoors.co.uk c-js.info/44xJdud

This foundation bushcraft course is designed to provide you with the bushcraft skills and confidence to run some basic bushcraft sessions with your own group including firelighting, safe use of knives, wood craft, shelter building, foraging, open fire cooking and many more bushcraft skills

Cost £190 + VAT

04/09/2024 Mindfulness in the outdoors 1 Day

Dartmoor, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Held in the beautiful Dart Valley, this course is for anyone curious about mindfulness practice, as well as being a training module for people interested in leading groups in therapeutic and transformative outdoor work. Learn simple tools for centering and quietening ourselves that can be applied both personally and professionally.

Cost £85

05/09/2024 Facilitation skills for experiential environmental education 1 Day

Dartmoor, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

How to enable nature connection when we too are part of nature? How might we co-facilitate with the places we work in? Creative practices & inquiries can help you develop your own approach; learn how to lead a group into a more inquiring relationship with ecology, place and sustainability.

Cost £85

09/09/2024 Our place in nature: 2-week experience 14 Days

Lower Sharpham Farm, Ashprington, Totnes, TQ9 7DX, Ambios Ltd info@ambios.net c-js.info/49bVh5Q

This experience will explore examples of applied nature recovery, through education, creative arts, events, and improved access. You will leave with a greater appreciation for nature, and a deep connection, as well as skills to inform and inspire others that will underpin your future with nature.

Cost £980

10/09/2024 Reframing behaviour in the outdoors 2 Days

Dartmoor, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Powerful tools to help improve outcomes for yourself and students who display challenging behaviour. Latest research and best practice guidelines for working with groups outdoors form the basis for this nature-based course. Optional Level 3 course accreditation available (extra £50). Led by Jon Cree.

Cost £195

11/09/2024 Wild Foods Forest School Certified Course 1 Day

Foxburrow, Woodbridge IP12 1NA, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/35jNH7N

A quality endorsed course for adults working with children & young people to help develop skills used in Forest School sessions. Identify common autumn wild food plants, nuts, berries and poisonous lookalikes; learn different fire lighting techniques using natural tinders and discover how these can safely be used with students.

Cost £60

14/09/2024 Train the Trainer Bushcraft 2 Days

Near Rhayader, mid-Wales, The Wilderness Project 01597 811107 enquiries@learn-outdoors.co.uk c-js.info/44xJdud

This foundation bushcraft course is designed to provide you with the bushcraft skills and confidence to run some basic bushcraft sessions with your own group including firelighting, safe use of knives, wood craft, shelter building, foraging, open fire cooking and many more bushcraft skills

Cost £190 + VAT

16/09/2024 Forest School Leader - Level 3 8 Days

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Nene Park Trust 01733 234193 anna.thompson@neneparktrust.org.uk c-js.info/3IPwxWa

This Forest School Leader training is designed for those who would like to set up and run a forest school programme. The course involves eight days of training, including theory and practical sessions. All of our training takes place in person at Ferry Meadows Country Park, Cambridgeshire.

Cost £950

16/09/2024 Forest School Assistant - Level 2 5 Days

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Nene Park Trust 01733234193 anna.thompson@neneparktrust.org.uk c-js.info/3IPwxWa

This course is designed for those wanting to assist a Level 3 Forest School Leader. The course duration is five days of training including theory and practical sessions, plus assisting with planning and delivery of a minimum of 3 forest schools sessions. All of our training takes place in person at Ferry Meadows Country Park, Cambridgeshire.

Cost £500

17/09/2024 Forest School Level 3 Coastal Top Up 2 Days

Bishop's Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell, Swansea, SA3 3 BS, Forest School Swansea Neath Port Talbot 01792 367118 office@forestschoolsnpt.org.uk www.forestschoolsnpt.org.uk/training/

This is an option for gaining the Coastal School Leader unit for Level 3 Leaders who have qualified through Agored Cymru within the last five years.

Cost £300

20/09/2024 Forest School Training - Level 2-3 Top up 5 Days

Lackford Lakes Nature Reserve, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 6HX, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/3vDAA3M

The Level 2 to Level 3 top up qualification is a way for Forest School Level 2 Assistants to upgrade their existing qualification to become Forest School Leaders.

Cost £785

23/09/2024 CPD For Forest School; Forest School Refresher Training Course 1 Day

Westraven Community Garden, Peterborough, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

A refresher for your Forest School training covering tools use, campfires, shelter building, kots and more

24/09/2024 CPD For Forest School; Forest School Refresher Training Course 1 Day

Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, Leicester, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

A refresher for your Forest School training covering tools use, campfires, shelter building, kots and more

24/09/2024 Level 3 Forest School Leader 8 Days

Bishop's Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell, Swansea, SA3 3 BS, Forest School Swansea Neath Port Talbot 01792 367118 office@forestschoolsnpt.org.uk www.forestschoolsnpt.org.uk/training/

This Agored Cymru accredited course provides skills and knowledge to establish a Forest School programme. Topics covered are: Supporting Learning, Play and Development in Natural Environments, Delivering Forest School, Observation and Evaluation of Forest School, Sustainable Use and Management of Natural Resources, Teaching Outdoor Practical Skills.

Cost £1100

25/09/2024 CPD For Forest School; Forest School Refresher Training Course 1 Day

Rough Close Scout Activity Campsite, Coventry, Warwickshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

A refresher for your Forest School training covering tools use, campfires, shelter building, kots and more

26/09/2024 CPD For Forest School; Forest School Refresher Training Course 1 Day

Daventry Country Park, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

A refresher for your Forest School training covering tools use, campfires, shelter building, kots and more

30/09/2024 Forest School Assistant (Level 2) Training Course 5 Days

Rough Close Scout Activity Campsite, Coventry, Warwickshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants qualification is for people wishing to assist with Forest School sessions and for those already assisting and wishing to gain an accredited qualification

30/09/2024 Forest School Leader (Level 3) Training Course 6 Days

Rough Close Scout Activity Campsite, Coventry, Warwickshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification is the professional standard?needed to lead and create your own Forest School Project

30/09/2024 Train the Trainer Bushcraft 2 Days

Near Rhayader, mid-Wales, The Wilderness Project 01597 811107 enquiries@learn-outdoors.co.uk c-js.info/44xJdud

This foundation bushcraft course is designed to provide you with the bushcraft skills and confidence to run some basic bushcraft sessions with your own group including firelighting, safe use of knives, wood craft, shelter building, foraging, open fire cooking and many more bushcraft skills

Cost £190 + VAT

01/10/2024 Train the Online Trainer 3 Days

Online, UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology 01491 69 2225 UKCEHtraining@ceh.ac.uk c-js.info/2HxH0Ty

This interactive and participatory online training course will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to train other people in formal and informal situations. How to communicate and share your expertise via coaching, training courses, workshops, teaching and knowledge sharing. 3 Morning sessions

01/10/2024 NOCN Level 3 Forest School qualification 10 Days

Tees Valley Wildlife Trust, Margrove Heritage Centre, TS12 3BZ, North Yorkshire Forest School Training and Tees Valley Wildlife Trust 01287636382 info@teeswildlife.org c-js.info/34O24Xh

The NOCN Level 3 Forest School qualification is designed for learners who will be leading groups in a Forest school programme. The focus of the course is to give the knowledge, skills and development required for facilitating learning using the Forest School approach. 

05/10/2024 Woodland Activity Leader Training 7 Days

Findhorn/Forres, Wild Things +441309690450 elspeth@wild-things.org.uk c-js.info/2Sa84AK

If you are interested in enhancing your skills to lead groups in a woodland environment, this course will provide you with the learning and knowledge you require. Woodland Activity Leader Training is an accredited outdoor learning course and an alternative to forest school training.

Cost £725.00

07/10/2024 Forest School Assistant (Level 2) Training Course 5 Days

Westraven Community Garden, Peterborough, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants qualification is for people wishing to assist with Forest School sessions and for those already assisting and wishing to gain an accredited qualification

07/10/2024 Forest School Leader (Level 3) Training Course 6 Days

Westraven Community Garden, Peterborough, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification is the professional standard?needed to lead and create your own Forest School Project

07/10/2024 Forest School Leader - Level 3 10 Days

Bradfield Woods National Nature Reserve, Flesham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/3vG2f42

A ten day course certified by AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group aimed at individuals who wish to lead a Forest School programme. Based on a stunning nature reserve.

Cost £1199

07/10/2024 Award for Forest School Assistants - Level 2 5 Days

Knettihsall Heath Nature Reserve, Thetford, Suffolk, IP22 2TQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/3HqCtmU

A five day course, accredited by AIM qualifications, designed for individuals wishing to assist with the delivery of a forest school programme.

Cost £620

09/10/2024 Weft, weave, waffle: the craft of storytelling 2 Days

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Narrative skills are an increasingly valued part of an educators' toolkit. Learn how to find the right story at the right time and gain practical skills. You will emerge from this empowering course with tales to tell, and more confidence and understanding of how, why and where to tell stories.

Cost £170

14/10/2024 Forest School Leader (Level 3) Training Course 6 Days

Daventry Country Park, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification is the professional standard?needed to lead and create your own Forest School Project

14/10/2024 Forest School Assistant (Level 2) Training Course 5 Days

Daventry Country Park, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants qualification is for people wishing to assist with Forest School sessions and for those already assisting and wishing to gain an accredited qualification

14/10/2024 Train the Trainer Bushcraft 2 Days

Near Rhayader, mid-Wales, The Wilderness Project 01597 811107 enquiries@learn-outdoors.co.uk c-js.info/44xJdud

This foundation bushcraft course is designed to provide you with the bushcraft skills and confidence to run some basic bushcraft sessions with your own group including firelighting, safe use of knives, wood craft, shelter building, foraging, open fire cooking and many more bushcraft skills

Cost £190 + VAT

15/10/2024 Improving emotional fluency in nature 1 Day

Dartington, South Devon, WildWise Enterprises CiC 01803868269 info@wildwise.co.uk wildwise.co.uk/

Unlocking our own emotional fluency through nature based practice: This day is for educators and facilitators who wish to explore how we hold space and work with the natural world to uncover the gifts of feelings and our body sensations.

Cost £95

29/10/2024 Green Woodworking for Forest School Certified Course 1 Day

Bradfield Woods, Felsham Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/35jNH7N

Quality endorsed by AIM, this is a course for adults working with children & young people in the outdoors. Learn to use woodworking tools, eg saw, knife, froe, drill, spoon/hook knife to make simple items; select suitable woods; techniques for cutting, splitting, joining and shaping wood; tool safety and maintenance.

Cost £60

06/11/2024 Learning Beyond the Classroom (Level 3) Training Course 1 Day

West Raven Community Garden, Peterborough, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

An accredited training course exploring curriculum-based outdoor learning. Designed to boost confidence and cover all aspects of successfully managing outdoor learning.

07/11/2024 Learning Beyond the Classroom (Level 3) Training Course 1 Day

Rough Close Scout Activity Campsite, Coventry, Warwickshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

An accredited training course exploring curriculum-based outdoor learning. Designed to boost confidence and cover all aspects of successfully managing outdoor learning.

08/11/2024 Learning Beyond the Classroom (Level 3) Training Course 1 Day

Daventry Country Park, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

An accredited training course exploring curriculum-based outdoor learning. Designed to boost confidence and cover all aspects of successfully managing outdoor learning.

09/11/2024 Rewilding Communications Training 6 Days

Cairngorms National Park, SCOTLAND: The Big Picture 07516441633 kathryn@scotlandbigpicture.com c-js.info/3Tly5gb

Effective rewilding communicators can inform and influence perspectives, nurturing wider support for the restoration of our living systems. Join us for this immersive 5-night training course in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, to discover tools and techniques to unleash your potential as a powerful communicator.

Cost £1275

09/11/2024 Forest School Leader (Level 3) Training Course 6 Days

Daventry Country Park, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Forge Learning 07807620976 sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk/

The Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders qualification is the professional standard?needed to lead and create your own Forest School Project

11/11/2024 Forest School Training - Level 2-3 Top up 5 Days

Bradfield Woods National Nature Reserve, Flesham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/48DUhqH

The Level 2 to Level 3 top up qualification is a way for Forest School Level 2 Assistants to upgrade their existing qualification to become Forest School Leaders.

Cost £785

12/11/2024 Forest School Curriculum Based Outdoor Learning Practitioner 4 Days

Bishop's Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell, Swansea, SA3 3 BS, Forest School Swansea Neath Port Talbot 01792 367118 office@forestschoolsnpt.org.uk www.forestschoolsnpt.org.uk/training/

This Agored Cymru accredited course will develop your skills and confidence in using your grounds for engaging and exciting outdoor curriculum delivery.

Cost £425

15/11/2024 Forest School in the Early Years of Childhood 1 Day

Knettishall Heath, Thetford IP22 2TQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accredited.training@suffolkwildlifetrust.org c-js.info/35jNH7N

Certificated course for adults working with young children in Forest School sessions - endorsed by AIM. Explore how to adapt skills from Forest School training into both parent and child Forest School and Early Years Forest School, using magic, play structures, songs and story to engage both parent and child.

Cost £75

06/03/2025 Forest School Leader - level 3 8 Days

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Nene Park Trust 01733 234193 anna.thompson@neneparktrust.org.uk c-js.info/3IPwxWa

This Forest School Leader training is designed for those who would like to set up and run a forest school programme. The course involves eight days of training, including theory and practical sessions. All of our training takes place in person at Ferry Meadows Country Park, Cambridgeshire.

Cost £950

06/03/2025 Forest School Assistant - Level 2 5 Days

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Nene Park Trust 01733234193 anna.thompson@neneparktrust.org.uk c-js.info/3IPwxWa

This course is designed for those wanting to assist a Level 3 Forest School Leader. The course duration is five days of training including theory and practical sessions, plus assisting with planning and delivery of a minimum of 3 forest schools sessions. All of our training takes place in person at Ferry Meadows Country Park, Cambridgeshire.

Cost £500

Various Train the Online Trainer (on demand) 2 Days

Online, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology 01491 69 2225 UKCEHtraining@ceh.ac.uk c-js.info/31iHWaV

This training course will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to train other people in formal and informal situations. How to communicate and share your expertise via coaching, training courses, workshops, teaching and knowledge sharing. You can do this any time and at your own pace (on-demand course)

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Conservation Coaching

Online, Conservation Coaching c-js.info/466KEzT

Provides 1:1 coaching and a Leadership Development Programme developed specifically for conservation professionals. This flexible programme is built around a coaching methodology, to support a range of conservation professionals in an agile way combining content that we know make conservation and environmental professionals more effective at their jobs. Coaching and training elements are combined at a pace that works for you to learn and grow as a leader in a complex world, taking place over several months to ensure you have the time and support to put it into practice. You’ll develop your own coaching skills throughout, equipping you with practical skills and approaches to become your own coach and lead your own teams and programmes more effectively, whilst modelling a coaching approach. For further details see the website and get in contact.

Various Diversity and inclusion in the workplace 8 Days

Online, Open University c-js.info/3JHtPSh

Do you feel concerned about a lack of diversity in your workplace? Could your organisation be doing more to support diversity and inclusion? Would you like to feel more personally informed and have greater confidence when discussing these topics?  This free course from The Open University introduces you to the benefits and complexities of developing and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Free Course

Various Involving Volunteers

Online, OpenLearn / The Open University openlearn@open.ac.uk c-js.info/2L1VyQl

From the Open University’s OpenLearn, this course shows you how to best support your volunteers. Learn to ensure a positive experience for volunteers by communicating their achievements and getting to know and understand them. In short, this course is essential for anyone involved in volunteer management and community engagement.

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