Level 1 Introduction to Forest School Principles - Course

Incredible Education are currently delivering a Level 1 Introduction to Forest School Principles qualification at a local primary school. This qualification is accredited through Open Awards and is suitable as an introduction to Forest School for school staff.

This course is aimed at those who are interested in learning more about the Forest School approach to learning and who would like to help at an existing Forest School.

It can also be used as a first step if you are considering taking Forest School Leader Level 3 training at a later date.

Entry Criteria

Participants need to be over 14 years of age and have an interest in working with children and young people outdoors.

The course covers the following aspects of forest school practice:

  • Approaches to learning and the importance of play.

  • Risk taking and understanding hazards at Forest School.

  • Role of the Forest School leader.

  • Understanding the potential ecological impact of Forest School on the woodland environment.

The course is delivered over 4 days 9.30am- 3.30pm

Please contact Judith@incredibleeducation.co.uk for more details/costs.