Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Leadership training in 2017
Thank you for your interest in Forest School Leadership training.
Circle of Life Training will be returning in 2017 to deliver their 6th Irish-based level 3 certificate in forest school programme leadership (WMOCN) in 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 2nd to 7th June, 2017 and part two 29 Sept to 1st Oct, 2017, all dates inclusive.
If you do not already have a current 16hr outdoor first aid certificate, e.g. REC2/3 or WFA, then this will be an extra . Earth Force Education arranges a training provider for the group which will take place Sat/Sun 16th and 17th Sept, 2017 for €130.
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 hrs of home study required, as well a a six week pilot programme design, run and assessed by you with a group you will convene yourself. This happens only once you have fully completed the training, you have your first aid and your Policies and Procedures handbook completed.
Training is from 9am to 4.00/4.30pm daily, with the final day of each part 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 2nd of April.
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) Ciara of Earth Force Education is organising a course on Sept. 17th and 17th 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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Save the date! The Irish Forest School Association (IFSA) will have it’s inaugural conference at the Irish National Heritage Park in Co. Wexford this May 20th and 21st and is open to all. Along with launching the national body working to promote and develop Forest School in Ireland, it would be a great way to meet FS practitioners and enjoy some outdoor workshops. Details will follow in due course.