Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Programme Leadership (WMOCN)
Circle of Life Training will be returning in 2018 to deliver their 7th Irish-based level 3 certificate in forest school programme leadership (WMOCN) in Ireland. The Circle of Life team delivers forest school trainings and programmes in the UK, China, and Ireland. This training programme is administered in Ireland by Ciara Hinksman of Earth Force Education.
The dates for the next forest school leader training with Circle of Life Training are: PART ONE 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th Feb, 2018 , 2017 and PART TWO 26th, 27, 28th March, 2018… NB: All dates inclusive, you must attend all parts of the training and they cannot be joined part way through.
If you do not already have a current 16hr outdoor first aid certificate, e.g. REC2/3 or WFA, this will be a two day add on to your training. Earth Force Education arranges a REC2 training provider for the group for €130 per person, details to be announced.
The cost is €1150 per person for the Level 3 Certificate training. The 5 Units covered by the training are attached under Further Reading at the bottom of this webpage. There is aprox. 110-130 hrs of home study required, as well a a six week pilot programme designed, run and assessed by you with a group you will convene yourself. You will do this after you have fully completed the training components and you have your first aid and your Policies and Procedures handbook completed.
WE ARE NOW OPEN FOR BOOKINGS
Times: Training is from 9am to 4.00/4.30pm daily, with the final day finishing at 3pm.
Payment information: The cost of the Level 3 Certificate training is €1,150. As there are limited places, a non-refundable deposit of €200 payable to Earth Force Education is required to hold your place.
The remaining training fee of €950 is payable to Earth Force Education 60 days prior to the initial training week, the 15th December, 2017.
If required, there is an additional cost for first aid of €130 if you choose to book your 16hrs outdoor first aid course through Earth Force Education.
5 Units covered by training
Please find attached under Further Reading Units 1 – 5 covered during the training. Please read through these in advance so you know what areas the training covers.
First Aid: If you require 16 hour Outdoor First Aid training (not the same as occupational or paediatric first aid). Earth Force Education is organising a course which costs €130 and will take place in Co. Wicklow. This payment is made to the same bank account.
Payment: As there are limited places, a non-refundable deposit of €200 payable to Earth Force Education is required to hold your place. Once you have been accepted onto the course an email with how to pay the deposit and some useful information will be sent to you.
Frequently Asked Question’s: When considering this course please read these frequently asked questions about the training.
You can also read a blog written about what typically happens at Forest School training.
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