Green Light Trust and University of Suffolk Wednesday, 24 May 2017 from 09:30 to 15:30 (BST) Ipswich, United Kingdom
Schools and Education - This conference provides information and examples of how to develop an incremental approach to cross curricular outdoor education provision and how to access a comprehensive package of support for your department and your school. Objectives: To increase the use of outdoor based education in schools To increase delegate confidence by raising awareness...Read more
Every Friday, 12 May - 28 July 10am - 3pm in Lawshall and Ipswich
Courses for everyone - Woodland activities for those coping with mental health issues. Read more for full course description and booking formRead more
Courses for everyone - Minding the Gap Building Better Opportunities aims to tackle the poverty and social exclusion faced by the most disadvantaged people in England. The Suffolk Building Better Opportunities project for young people (aged 15 to 24), ‘Minding the Gap’, provides targeted and intensive support for young people in Suffolk who are unemployed...Read more
Courses for everyone - Building Better Opportunities What is Building Better Opportunities? It is a programme which supports local projects and organisations to tackle the root causes of poverty, promoting social inclusion and driving local jobs and growth. It aims to help the most disadvantaged in our community. The five key areas of Building Better Opportunities are: Help...Read more
Saturday 16th September 2017
Courses for everyone - Saturday 16th September 10am - 4pm £50 per person The season to head to the hedgerows! A day aimed at beginners that will include plant lore, plant identification, some foraging, preparing food and cooking on the camp fire. Making wild dips, breads, teas, stir-fries, soups, syrups and sauces, followed by the wild...Read more
Thursday 12th October
Schools and Education - Fires can be at the heart of your Forest School and is an activity that is rich in both experience and learning. This day will focus on different ways to light fires, how to find and use natural tinders, how to create tinder bundles and how to use different fire lays...Read more
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Schools and Education - For those wishing to run their own Forest School at their chosen site, with groups of children/young people. Forest School Level 3 Leader Training Course: 9.00am to 5.00pm First Aid Training Course: 9.00am to 6.00pm Cost per person: £930.00 for Level 3 £135.00 for First Aid 5 day intensive course...Read more
August School holidays - 7 -11 years
Courses for everyone - Taking place in our ancient woodland Frithy Wood in Lawshall and Castan Wood in Martlesham, an opportunity to learn a range of practical Bushcraft skills under expert supervision. For children aged 7-11 years Practical and fun packed days covering a range of activities such as: Foraging Campfire cooking Green woodworking Tool making & whittling Knots &...Read more
Frithy Wood - ages 12-16 years
Courses for everyone - For children aged 12-16 years Practical & fun packed days covering a range of activities that will help to increase the child’s ability to adapt to new challenges, become more self-sufficient, to grow in confidence and increase their skill knowledge. Days may include: Tracking Axe work - carving & splitting...Read more
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Schools and Education - This 5 day course runs from 9.00am to 5.00pm each day, and is designed for individuals who wish to assist a Level 3 Forest School Leader at Forest School. Cost is £445.00 per person Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th November 2017 Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th November 2017 Venue: The Foundry, Bury Road,...Read more
Weekend course - taking bookings now!
Schools and Education - Forest School Level 3 Leader course - for those wishing to run their own Forest School site with groups or children/young adults. Weekend course: Commencing February 2018 Sat 3rd & Sun 4th February Sat 17th & Sun 18th March Sat 21st & Sun 22nd April Sat 30th June & Sun 1st July 9.00am to 5pm...Read more
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Schools and Education - This 5 day course runs from 9.00am to 5.00pm each day, and is designed for individuals who wish to assist a Level 3 Forest School Leader at Forest School. Cost is £445.00 per person Saturday 5th - Monday 7th May 2018 Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th June Venue: The Foundry, Bury Road,...Read more