We will be offering a SPRING 2020 training with Huathe Forest School trainers.
Down to Earth Forest School are delighted to welcome back Huathe to Brigit's Garden for a Spring 2020 Forest School Leadership Training!
SPRING TRAINING DATES:
April 1st-7th 2020 and October 22-23rd 2020
The training runs over 9 days and includes and at least 110 hours of self-study over approximately 9 months.
During the training you will learn :
Learning and development at Forest School
Practical skills for Forest School
Woodland environment at Forest School
Planning a Forest School programme
policies and procedures
the principles and history of forest school
During the self-study period you will:
• plan and deliver a six week Forest School programme with a group of children that includes practical activities based on reflective assessment
• complete practical workbooks supporting the delivery and development of Forest School
• create other materials demonstrating your understanding of both learning theory and woodland environments
This course is appropriate for anyone 21 or over with at least Level 2 in youth work, childcare or teaching or at least 2 years’ experience working with children.
You will need to have garda vetting and to hold or acquire a 16 hour outdoor paediatric first aid certificate. (this is not included in the course price)
April 1-7th and October 22-23rd 2020 ( practical and theory)
Venue: Brigit's Garden, Rosscahill, Galway.
Early bird prices are available if paid in full by January 31st : (€999)
Upon completion of the course you will receive a 3rd level qualification by the Open College Network, which is internationally recognized and is equivalent to a FETAC 5.
Who is giving the course?:
The training will be given by Huathe, Forest School trainers from England. www.huathe.org
Kerry or Carol at to book your space!