Level 3 Forest School Leader


Monday 17th – Friday 21st August 2020 9.30am-4.30pm and Friday 18, Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2020 (with optional overnight stay in the woods on Saturday 19 September) and optional mentoring days 26th October, 21st December 2020, 15th February 2021.

Entry criteria:

  • Participants should be over 21 and hold a qualification at Level 2 or above in teaching or youth work OR have significant experience of working with young people.
  • All participants must demonstrate that they are in a position to deliver a six session Forest School pilot programme during their training.
  • All participants must hold a First Aid certificate by the end of the course. This can be the 16-hour outdoor First Aid or the 3-day First Aid at Work certificate.

Course layout:

Eight days of training to cover Forest School programme delivery, learning and development, planning and preparation, practical skills and the woodland environment.  This is an outdoor course.  A coursework portfolio should be completed within 12 months of the start of the course.  As part of the course you will be required to plan and deliver an assessed six week Forest School programme.

How to Apply

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Key Information

Start date:

17th August 2020 at 9:30am




Suffolk Wildlife Trust


Part Time




Education, Environment, Nature & Wildlife


Melton, Suffolk, United Kingdom

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