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Forest Schools

Introduction to Forest School Principles

Whether you are looking to start your own forest school or become part of an existing one we can help give you the skills you need.

Forest Schools offer young people the opportunity to attend regular sessions in which they can learn all about and develop themselves holistically in a student centered environment.

Nationally recognised Forest School qualifications are available via the national awarding organisation CERTA. North Yorkshire Outdoor Learning Service is a recognised providing centre for these qualifications at level 3.

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Forest schoolsLevel 3

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Forest School Programme Support

NYCC forest School Leader – 3 Day

On this compact course you will cover all the basics needed to run forest activities at your school. The course includes Education theory, Woodland ecology, Bushcraft, Safety and management

Nationally recognised Forest School qualifications are available via the national awarding organisation CERTA. North Yorkshire Outdoor Learning Service is a recognised providing centre for these qualifications at level 3.

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Forest Schools OCN (Level 3)

Forest School Programme Leader

CERTA Level 3 – 5 Day initial Training

Forest School Course including all of the content from ‘Getting a Forest School Started’ plus additional input relating to the L3 qualification. Following this course, candidates need to plan and deliver a series of Forest School sessions and produce a portfolio of evidence that will provide the basis for assessment.

Nationally recognised Forest School qualifications are available via the national awarding organisation CERTA. North Yorkshire Outdoor Learning Service is a recognised providing centre for these qualifications at level 3.

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