Outdoor Learning Practitioner Course Level 2 (RQF)

13 March 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

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13 March 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

An accredited course for teaching staff and environmental leaders to take learning outdoors and develop areas for wildlife and learning.

This 2.5 day course Award in Outdoor Learning Practice Level 2 Accredited course will enable you to improve outdoor learning at your setting and to improve your grounds too. It is aimed at teaching staff and Environmental educators in outdoor learning.

Dates March 13, 14 9am-4pm and April 17th 9am-12.30 pm 

• Gain confidence in using grounds and local outdoor spaces for learning.
• Enrich children’s learning motivation and experience.
• Inspire staff to take curriculum learning outdoors.
• Learn new outdoor activities and develop green spaces for wildlife and learning.
• Develop green spaces in your grounds for wildlife and learning.
• Give quality assured continuing professional development.

Summary of course content:
• Practical activity ideas to take the curriculum outdoors.
• Basic identification skills.
• Basic kit list for outdoor learning including low cost ideas.
• Mapping outdoor learning to the curriculum.
• Benefits of outdoor learning on learning and professional practice.
• Benefits and risks of using the outdoors as a learning environment.
• Sustainable management of outdoor learning environments and basic management plan for an outdoor area.
• Workbook to complete.
• Running four Outdoor learning sessions at your setting

Cost: £270 /person inclusive of training materials and accreditation

March 2018 12th and 13th , 9am-4pm  and April 17th 9am-12.30pm

Venue: Essex Wildlife Trust Headquarters, Abbotts Hall Farm, Gt Wigborough, Essex CO5 7RZ

To book or for more information contact Laura Harvey laurah@essexwt.org.uk 01621862992

Venue location

Abbotts Hall Farm,
Great Wigborough, Colchester,

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Tel: 01621862992
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Tuesday 13th March 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
Please arrive 15 minutes before the event for registration.
Price / Donation
Suitable for 18+ years
Essex Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Abbotts Hall Farm,
Great Wigborough, Colchester,
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Tel: 01621862992
Essex Wildlife Trust