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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.

07/08/2021 Woodland Activity Leader Training 7 Days

Findhorn, Wild things! +441309690450 enquiries@wild-things.org.uk

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 £625

16/08/2021 Level 3 Forest School Leader 8 Days

Foxburrow Farm, Woodbridge, IP12 1NA, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accreditedtraining@suffolkwildlifetrust.org

Level 3 is designed to qualify the trainee to become a Forest School Leader,able to set up and run a Forest School programme. It covers how to facilitate groups in a learner-centred way, how to manage a Forest School site sustainably and practical skills.

Cost £950

01/09/2021 Wild Beach Leader - Level 3 3 Days

Felixstowe, Suffolk, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accreditedtraining@suffolkwildlifetrust.org

Led by experienced Wild Beach and Forest School Leaders, this Level 3 course, accredited by OCN West Midlands is suitable for practitioners wishing to use the beach as a learning environment. This outdoor course has 3 units covering Health and Safety, practical skills and beach ecology.

Cost £350

15/09/2021 Outdoor Curriculum Leader Training Level 3 11 Days

Swanwick Lakes Nature Reserve, near Fareham, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 01489 774400 ForestSchool@hiwwt.org.uk c-js.info/3tCktgm

Learning outside of the classroom offers all children and young people opportunities to learn through a series of hands-on learning experiences in school grounds and local green spaces. This Outdoor Curriculum Level 3 training enables you to develop and deliver outdoor learning sessions and programmes linked to the National Curriculum.

Cost £695

20/09/2021 Forest School Refresher & Networking Event 0.5 Day

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

CPD for Forest School; An on-site event refreshing practical skills and networking

Free Course

20/09/2021 L3 Forest School Leadership 8 Days

Milton Keynes, Muddy Feet 07432611008 muddyfeettraining@gmail.com

This course is for those who wish to lead Forest School programmes. This course is assessed through portfolio, practical skill assessment days, work-based assessments and peer assessment. This course normally takes 9 - 12 months to complete. Supports you to set up and deliver a Forest School programme.

Cost £950.00

20/09/2021 L2 Assist at Forest School 5 Days

Milton Keynes, Muddy Feet 07432611008 muddyfeettraining@gmail.com

This course is designed for those who are assisting a Forest School Leader at Forest School. You will be required to assist in the delivery of Forest School sessions to achieve your qualification so you will need to have identified a Forest School Leader who you can work with.

Cost £650.00

21/09/2021 Forest School Refresher & Networking Event 0.5 Day

Rough Close Scout Activity Centre, Coventry, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

CPD for Forest School; An on-site event refreshing practical skills and networking

Free Course

21/09/2021 Level 2 Award for Forest School Assistants 4 Days

Swanwick Lakes Nature Reserve, near Fareham, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 01489 774400 ForestSchool@hiwwt.org.uk c-js.info/3tCktgm

The Forest School Level 2 course is run on Forest School principles and will prepare you to become a Forest School Assistant. The Level 2 course will enable you to support an existing Forest School including assisting delivering, planning and monitoring all aspects of a Forest School programme.

Cost £410

22/09/2021 Forest School Refresher & Networking Event 0.5 Day

Forge Farm, Banbury, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

CPD for Forest School; An on-site event refreshing practical skills and networking

Free Course

23/09/2021 Taking Learning Beyond the Classroom Training Course 1 Day

Hampton Vale Primary School, Peterborough, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

An accredited (level 3) training course designed to show you how to make the most of Curriculum-Linked Outdoor Learning opportunities using your school grounds/local open spaces. The course will provide you with everything you need to get outside and mana

Free Course

24/09/2021 Outdoor Learning Curriculum Activity Ideas 1 Day

Hampton Vale Primary School, Peterborough, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

Join us for a participatory day?s training looking at a wide range of Curriculum based Outdoor Learning Activity ideas. We?ll explore the all across the National Curriculum and give you lots of ideas to take away and use with your groups. Aimed at all all

Free Course

27/09/2021 Taking Learning Beyond the Classroom Training Course 1 Day

Rough Close Scout Activity Centre, Coventry, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

An accredited (level 3) training course designed to show you how to make the most of Curriculum-Linked Outdoor Learning opportunities using your school grounds/local open spaces. The course will provide you with everything you need to get outside and mana

Free Course

28/09/2021 Outdoor Learning Curriculum Activity Ideas 1 Day

Rough Close Scout Activity Centre, Coventry, Forge Learning sarah@forge-learning.co.uk www.forge-learning.co.uk

Join us for a participatory day?s training looking at a wide range of Curriculum based Outdoor Learning Activity ideas. We?ll explore the all across the National Curriculum and give you lots of ideas to take away and use with your groups. Aimed at all all

Free Course

07/10/2021 Level 1 Award in Forest School Principles 2 Days

Bradfield Woods, IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accreditedtraining@suffolkwildlifetrust.org

Aimed at those who are interested in learning more about the Forest School approach to learning and who would like to help out at an existing Forest School. It can also be used as a first step for those considering taking Forest School Leader training at a later date

Cost £200

07/10/2021 Level 2 - Forest School Assistant 4 (spllit over two weeks) Days

Bradfield Woods, IP30 0AQ, Suffolk Wildlife Trust 01473 890089 accreditedtraining@suffolkwildlifetrust.org

This Level 2 accredited course is designed for individuals wishing to assist with the delivery of a forest school programme.Four days of outdoor training in theory and practice to cover units 'Supporting Learning and Development at Forest School' and 'Practical skills for the Forest school Assistant'.

Cost £400

09/10/2021 General Forest School and outdoor learning skills day in the woods 1 Day

Park Farm, LE67 6PD, Park Farm Training Centre 0777585722 kate@holmsdalemanor.co.uk forestschoolcourses.co.uk

Opportunity to learn or refine skills include shelter building, knots, making furniture, rope ladders and swing, fire lighting, campfire cooking, species ID and more!

Cost £35

09/10/2021 Woodland Activity Leader Training 7 Days

Findhorn, Wild things! +441309690450 enquiries@wild-things.org.uk

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 £625

11/10/2021 Level 3 Certificate Forest School Leadership 10 Days

Swanwick Lakes Nature Reserve, near Fareham, Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust 01489 774400 ForestSchool@hiwwt.org.uk c-js.info/3tCktgm

Delivered using the Forest School principles, this course will prepare you to become a Forest School Leader, enabling you to set up your own Forest School. All our Forest School courses are delivered on our beautiful woodland reserves in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight by our qualified, professional staff.

Cost £1115

15/11/2021 Team Challenges and Games Workshop 1 Day

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

CPD for Forest School; Hands-on workshops covering team games and challenges for all ages

Free Course

15/11/2021 L3 Learning Support for Additional Learning Needs (Outdoors) 4 Days

Milton Keynes, Muddy Feet 07432611008 muddyfeettraining@gmail.com

Suitable for those who would like to work with children or young people with autism, mental health issues and challenging behaviour outdoors. It has key skills for education, SEN, mental health, social and youth workers, community workers, forest school leaders, scout leaders and guide leaders.

Cost £699

16/11/2021 Quick and Easy Makes Workshop 1 Day

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

CPD for Forest School; Hands-on workshop exploring quick & easy makes for all ages

Free Course

17/11/2021 Taking Learning Beyond the Classroom Training Course 1 Day

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

An accredited (level 3) training course designed to show you how to make the most of Curriculum-Linked Outdoor Learning opportunities using your school grounds/local open spaces. The course will provide you with everything you need to get outside and mana

Free Course

18/11/2021 Outdoor Learning Curriculum Activity Ideas 1 Day

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

Join us for a participatory day?s training looking at a wide range of Curriculum based Outdoor Learning Activity ideas. We?ll explore the all across the National Curriculum and give you lots of ideas to take away and use with your groups. Aimed at all all

Free Course

Various Train the Online Trainer (on demand) 2 Days

Online, UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology 01491 69 2225 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)

If you are interested in any of the courses detailed please contact ONLY the person, centre, telephone number or email address and remember to mention that you saw the listing in CJS Training Directory. For all courses assume that booking is required and a fee may be applicable.