Wiltshire Wildlife Trust is a recognised centre for the National Open College Network (NOCN) Forest School Qualifications. Our Forest School courses provide you with the understanding, knowledge and practical skills needed to be a Forest School Leader or support a Forest School Programme.
Our courses will develop your expertise to work with children in an outdoor environment, enabling you to build their social communication and risk management skills, and to provide opportunities for them to thrive and learn about themselves.
By placing emphasis on the journey rather than the outcome and holding regular sessions, Forest School provides emotional time and physical space for child-led learning to come alive. By developing a Forest School Programme of your own, you will help children and young people to develop;
A positive mental attitude, self-motivation and independenceResourcefulness, self-regulation and resiliencePerseverance, self-confidence and communication skills
As a registered training centre we deliver qualifications in:
Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Programme Leadership (QCF)
Level 2 Certificate in Forest School Programme Support (QCF)
For more information about Forest School Training, please contact;
(01380) 736079 / 07736 457649
We are passionate about getting children outdoors, exploring and learning about wild places. Our experienced Education Officers deliver a wide range of practical workshops all year round, for all ages and abilities.
Forest School aims to encourage and inspire individuals of any age
through positive outdoor experiences. It provides an opportunity for
children and young people to experience nature in a safe, secure
and hands-on way. We aim to develop young people’s ability to
build self-esteem and encourage a greater appreciation of the
Learn more about the Forest School training that Wiltshire Wildlife Trust provides.
Half day or full day taster sessions for groups of adults