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Forest School Training - Level 3 Programme Leadership (RQF)

Outdoor activities, Training and development

Early years workforce and parents of 0-3s in the Better Start Bradford area

Monday 22 May 2023

9.00am - 5.00pm

Bowling Park, Bowling Hall Road, BD4 7TL

Get Out More is pleased to once again welcome Lily Horseman of Kindling Play and Training to deliver the Forest School Level 3 training programme in Bradford. Get out More is able to offer free places for  early years workers and parents of young children living or working in the Better Start Bradford area, (Bradford Moor, Bowling and Barkerend and Little Horton).

If you are eligible for a free place, please read the course information.  If you would like to apply, complete the application form

If you are not eligible for a Better Start Bradford place, please book directly with Kindling Play and Training here.

This course is an opportunity to explore to a higher level different approaches to using the outdoor environment in a Forest School setting and is for those who and wish to coordinate, manage and lead Forest School Sessions with children, young people or adults.

You will investigate how best to design and run a Forest School programme and look at how to approach and apply it safely and effectively.

This Forest School Level 3 course is aimed at individuals who have a minimum Level 2 qualification in Youth Work, Child Care, Teaching, or relevant experience in working with children.

Level 3 Course duration

  • Initial training week – consisting of 5 days of training 22-26 May 2023
  • Portfolio work – candidates take away their portfolio to work on (For about 7 months)
  • First Aid – Candidates complete a 2 day ITC outdoor paediatric first aid course  19 and 20 June 2023
  • Second week – Consisting of  5 days of  further training and benchmarking 27 November-1 December 2023

Places are limited so to find out more or book, please contact Annie Berrington as soon as possible: [email protected]/ 01535 668588.

Please note, this training is not organised by Better Start Bradford. If you have any questions about the event – or would like to check it is still running before attending – please contact the organiser directly.

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