“There is more to the Birch tree than the bark itself.”
John Zasada, Forester

Welcome to Birchwood Learning, providers of accredited Forest School training and Continued Professional Development in outdoor learning.

The value of outdoor learning to children and young people is widely recognised. Research has indicated extensive benefits to holistic development, including:

  • Increased confidence and self esteem.
  • Improved emotional wellbeing and personal skills.
  • Increased motivation and concentration.
  • Improved language and communication skills.
  • Increased stamina, coordination and physical skills.

Birchwood learning supports Teachers, Early Years Practitioners, Learning Support Assistants, Environmental Educators, Countryside Rangers, Play Workers, Youth Leaders and Parents to develop their outdoor learning skills through inspirational nature-based training courses.