Course: Forest School Leaders

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Staffordshire 01889 880106 Duncan Coleman

Cost: £900

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders with Staffordshire Wildlife Trust (via Open College Network West Midlands)

On completion of this professionally accredited course, individuals are qualified as Forest School Leaders and are able to deliver Forest School programmes within their own setting. The course combines both theoretical and practical aspects including: the principles of Forest School, best practice, practical tool use, programme planning, risk management, learning theory, child development, woodland management and much more.

The cost is £900 per participant. Course will take place over nine taught days and involves the delivery of an "Introduction to Forest School" programme within an educational setting and the production of a course portfolio over a 10 month period. The course also includes a two day Forest School first aid course.

Course dates: 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th 29th June, 10th and 11th of July, with the first aid course in September 2018 (dates to be confirmed). The course will take place at The Wolseley Centre just outside Stafford. 

To book a place, for more info or to have an informal chat about the course, please contact our Forest School Officer, Duncan Coleman on 01889 880106 or

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