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Forest School Practitioner Training courses, outdoor workshops, creativity courses and more from Kindling Play and Training

Kindling delivers QCF accredited Forest Schools Practitioner Training at OCN (Open Awards) Level 1 through to Level 3. These training courses can be delivered in house for up to 16 participants. All courses are facilitated by Lily Horseman, an experienced and creative trainer and Forest School practitioner. Lily has held a Level 4 Forest School Trainers award since 2009, is a director of the Forest School Association and a member of the Forest School Trainers Network. For more information or to ask questions call Lily on 07789 723 061.

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Sep 22 @ 09:30 – 16:30 Bishopswood Centre
Experiential course with Jon Cree and Lily Horseman. Starting at 9.30 and finishing at 4.30 How does the outdoors support ‘the ecological and spiritual imagination of the mind’ of the child will be a key[...]
Sep 27 @ 09:30 – Sep 29 @ 13:00 Rookhow, Grizedale, Cumbria*
27th-29th September finishing at lunchtime on the 3rd day. Download a booking form for this course. This is a 3 day OCNWMR accredited course worth 3 credits. Delivered in partnership with Jon Cree. We will[...]
Oct 2 – Oct 6 all-day Rookhow, Grizedale, Cumbria*
This Forest School training course also includes a second week of training May 21st – 25th 2018 NOCN Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Programme Leadership (QCF) This course is an opportunity to explore to[...]
Oct 13 @ 15:00 – Oct 15 @ 13:00 Rookhow Centre, Grizedale, Cumbria
This is an invitation to reconnect with the enthusiasm that you found during the process of training to be a Forest School practitioner. The weekend will be hosted by Lily Horseman, an experienced facilitator and[...]
Oct 18 – Oct 20 all-day Offshoots Garden, Towneley Park, Burnley
NOCN Forest School Level 1 Training This course is aimed at individuals with little or no experience of working in the outdoors, and aims to build knowledge and confidence in the Forest School ethos and[...]
Nov 6 – Nov 10 all-day Skelton Grange Environment Centre, Leeds
This Forest School training course also includes a further week of training week 4th -8th June 2018 NOCN Forest School Level 3 Training This course is an opportunity to explore to a higher level different approaches[...]
Nov 13 – Nov 14 all-day Scotswood Natural Community Garden
Modular Forest School Training sessions – Participants will attend all of: 13th and 14th November, 20th and 21st November 2017, 26th and 27th Feb, 11th and 12th of June and 18th and 19th of June 2018[...]
Apr 23 – Apr 27 all-day Rookhow, Grizedale, Cumbria*
This Forest School training course also includes a second week of training 19th-23rd Nov 2018 NOCN Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Programme Leadership (RCF) This course is an opportunity to explore to a higher[...]
May 3 – May 4 all-day Scotswood Natural Community Garden
Modular Forest School Training sessions – Participants will attend all of: 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th  May 2018, 4th and 5th Oct 2018, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th Feb 2019 NOCN Forest School Level 3[...]