Forest School Training OCNWMR Level 2
Award in Forest School Programme Support (RQF)
To become an Assistant Forest School Leader, this Level 2 training programme covers two units of study at level 2 and once achieved, qualifies you to assist at Forest School (not to lead). To achieve this qualification, it is essential that you are working with an established qualified Level 3 Forest School Leader, to enable the assessment criteria to be met.
The nationally recognised RQF Units:
Unit 1: Skills for the Forest School Programme Assistant: (3 credits)
This unit develops skills, knowledge and understanding for the Forest School assistant to work safely in the natural woodland environment with their Level 3 Forest School Programme Leader/Practitioner. The subjects covered during this training are:
Unit 2: Supporting Learning and Development at a Forest School Programme: (3 credits)
This unit covers some of the theoretical components of the Forest School ethos and principles which underpin the whole of professional Forest School practice, together with practical role as a Forest School Assistant over 3 consecutive Forest School sessions. The areas covered are:
The course duration is 5 full days (9.30am-
Please note -
Over 21 with 2 or more years experience of working with children or young people.
Must be working with a qualified Level 3 Forest School Practitioner within your provision prior to commencing the training programme to be able to assist the planning and delivery of three consecutive Forest School sessions with the same children as part of a longer term Forest School programme.
Assessment: Assisting your qualified Level 3 Forest School Practitioner, for 3 consecutive Forest School sessions with the same children and the completion of a written portfolio for assessment. Evidence of enhanced DBS check required.
Please note -
DOES NOT qualify you to lead -
The fee for the OCNWMR Level 2 Award in Forest School Programme Support training programme is £575 per person.
Full payment or purchase order required with booking form to secure your place.
Payment by cheque/electronic transfer/invoice on receipt of purchase order
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