October 6, 2022, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Early Years in the Forest

An introduction to Forest Education for Early Years

Staffordshire , ST20 0JQ

New for 2022!

Join lead trainer Becky for an inspirational day where we will look at how to take the EYFS outdoors!

Course content

Staying safe: risk assessments and risky play

Creative thinking

Woodland well-being – the benefits of Outdoor Learning

Developing your outside space

Who is it for?

We work with school and nursery staff as well as those wanting to get into Forest Education through charities or local organisations.

Do I have to complete a portfolio after the course?

No, this is an introductory course with no requirements for a portfolio and no qualification gained. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the course. We know that time and cost can be a barrier to getting started so this course is designed to help you think about things that you can do straightway within your grounds or local area.

How much does it cost?

£60 non-members

£40 members

If you work in an education setting in Staffordshire then we have bursaries thanks to a generous grant. To request a bursary, please indicate this on your booking form.

Can I book this course for my school?

If you’re interested in this course as an INSET please email learning@rfs.org.uk to discuss costs and availability.