Working with Willow
6th February 2018 – ALL DAY – £50
This course was a huge success and future dates will be released soon

An opportunity to work with a highly skilled practitioner as she guides the group through a variety of tried and tested ideas. This course will be based at our Training Centre in Churchdown, Gloucestershire and will include all materials (that you can take home) used during the day. 

Mindfulness Taster Walk - May 8th

What is Mindfulness and how does it link so well with the ethos of Forest School? Find out as you learn alongside Ian Banyard, Lead Guide and creator of Cotswold Natural Mindfulness a new nature-based approach to mindfulness and well-being. Please arrive promptly - taster walk begins at 1pm - at our training centre, ensuring you are wearing weather appropriate clothing and sturdy boots. We look forward to meeting you.

Develop Green Wood and Tool Use with Touchwood Crafts
Monday 16th April 2018  – 9:15 until 3:15pm – £65

We invited Charles, Touchwood Crafts, to our site to give a Forest School PLUS course on tool use. He will guide the small group of 6 to create a bespoke chopping block to take back to your site and a beautiful flower (see image).  This is a chance to improve your tools use and gain confidence with a highly qualified practioner in a working Forest School. [BOOK NOW]

REFRESHER COURSE: brush up on your Forest School skills
TBC 2018

Are you Forest School trained but you feel the need to brush up on your skills? For a nominal fee of £50, we will give you a one day intense course on Forest School tool use, activites and procedures to bring you back up to speed. Join us and continue your journey as a Forest School Leader. Let’s inspire together!
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Cooking in the great outdoors
TBC 2018
We are planning a cooking bonanza, inviting a Master Chef Professionals chef in to help us with our cooking. A half-day course of cooking ideas for Forest School settings.

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Using the outdoors for Science
TBC 2018

Take your Science lessons outside, every time! We will show you curriculum linked activities for you to take lessons outside and still achieve those all important objectives. Don’t think it can be done?
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If you are interested in booking staff development days, Forest School team building insets or any other custom training then please get in contact and we will endeavour to fulfil your needs!