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  • Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter. Hope you are keeping warm round the campfire with a minced pie and hot chocolate (or perhaps something stronger!?) this winter! We would like to wish all our subscribers a fun filled festive season and happy new year!
Seasonal Stories
Winter-time facts, folklore and stories are now uploaded to our website. Take [...]

    December Newsletter

    Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter. Hope you are keeping warm round the campfire with a minced pie and hot chocolate (or perhaps something stronger!?) this winter! We would like to wish all our subscribers a fun filled festive season and happy new year! Seasonal Stories Winter-time facts, folklore and stories are now uploaded to our website. Take [...]

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  • [ June 6, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 6th and Friday 7th June 2013

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: Catton Park, Norwich

Cost: £330 (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor)

Description:
The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at anyone over the age [...]

    OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School

    [ June 6, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 6th and Friday 7th June 2013 Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: Catton Park, Norwich Cost: £330 (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor) Description: The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at anyone over the age [...]

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  • [ March 18, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 19, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 22, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 23, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 13, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 14, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 17, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 18, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 19, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Beginning 18th March 2013 (see below for all course dates)

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: Haldon Forest Park, Devon

Cost: £900 (£750 plus VAT) For Level 3

Description:
The Forest School Practitioner training award is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at teachers and other [...]

    OCN Level 3 Forest School Practitioners Award – Modular Course, Devon

    [ March 18, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 19, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 22, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 23, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 13, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 14, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 17, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 18, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. June 19, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Beginning 18th March 2013 (see below for all course dates) Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: Haldon Forest Park, Devon Cost: £900 (£750 plus VAT) For Level 3 Description: The Forest School Practitioner training award is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at teachers and other [...]

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  • [ January 31, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. February 1, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 14, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 15, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 25, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 15, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 16, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 17, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Beginning 31st January 2013 (see below for all course dates)

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: Blashford Lakes, Hampshire

Cost: £900 (£750 plus VAT) For Level 3

Description:
The Forest School Practitioner training award is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at teachers and other education [...]

    OCN Level 3 Forest School Practitioners Award – Modular Course, Hampshire

    [ January 31, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. February 1, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 14, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 15, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 25, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 15, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 16, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. May 17, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Beginning 31st January 2013 (see below for all course dates) Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: Blashford Lakes, Hampshire Cost: £900 (£750 plus VAT) For Level 3 Description: The Forest School Practitioner training award is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at teachers and other education [...]

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  • [ March 4, 2013; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. March 5, 2013; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] Date: Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th March 2013

Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm each day

Location: Catton Park, Norwich

Cost: £150

Description:
A 16 Hour ITC Outdoor First Aid Qualification designed to meet the needs of Forest School Leaders and other adults assisting with a Forest School.

The course is delivered in a hands-on, and entertaining manner and uses relevant outdoor first [...]

    First Aid for Forest School

    [ March 4, 2013; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. March 5, 2013; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] Date: Monday 4th & Tuesday 5th March 2013 Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm each day Location: Catton Park, Norwich Cost: £150 Description: A 16 Hour ITC Outdoor First Aid Qualification designed to meet the needs of Forest School Leaders and other adults assisting with a Forest School. The course is delivered in a hands-on, and entertaining manner and uses relevant outdoor first [...]

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  • Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter. Hope the start of autumn has been kind to you and you have been eating lots of apple and blackberry crumbles! There are many forthcoming events and projects which you may be interested in:
Introduction to Spoon Carving – Sunday 25th November
Whittle away a day in the woods, creating your own [...]

    September Newsletter

    Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter. Hope the start of autumn has been kind to you and you have been eating lots of apple and blackberry crumbles! There are many forthcoming events and projects which you may be interested in: Introduction to Spoon Carving – Sunday 25th November Whittle away a day in the woods, creating your own [...]

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  • [ November 26, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. November 27, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th November 2012

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: Holt Hall Environmental and Outdoor Learning Centre

Cost: £326 (NCC schools/orgs) or £368 (external orgs) (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor)

Description:
The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College [...]

    OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School

    [ November 26, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. November 27, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th November 2012 Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: Holt Hall Environmental and Outdoor Learning Centre Cost: £326 (NCC schools/orgs) or £368 (external orgs) (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor) Description: The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College [...]

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  • [ March 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 8, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 7th and Friday 8th March 2013

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: Houghton Hall Estate

Cost: £326 (NCC schools/orgs) or £368 (external orgs) (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor)

Description:
The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is [...]

    OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School

    [ March 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 8, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 7th and Friday 8th March 2013 Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: Houghton Hall Estate Cost: £326 (NCC schools/orgs) or £368 (external orgs) (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor) Description: The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is [...]

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  • [ July 5, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. July 6, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 5th and Friday 6th July 2012

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day

Location: University of East Anglia, Norwich

Cost: £280 (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor)

Description:
The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at anyone over [...]

    OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School

    [ July 5, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. July 6, 2012; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Date: Thursday 5th and Friday 6th July 2012 Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm each day Location: University of East Anglia, Norwich Cost: £280 (plus £40 if visiting a Forest School Mentor) Description: The OCN Level 1 Introduction to Forest School course is a nationally recognised qualification and is accredited through the Open College Network (OCN). It is aimed at anyone over [...]

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  • Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter – sorry that there has been a delay in News from us, there is much to update you on in the world of Forest School and Outdoor Learning! We hope you have been enjoying the joys of spring and have been out jumping in puddles, watching buds burst and breathing [...]

    May Newsletter

    Welcome to Birchwood Learning’s E-Newsletter – sorry that there has been a delay in News from us, there is much to update you on in the world of Forest School and Outdoor Learning! We hope you have been enjoying the joys of spring and have been out jumping in puddles, watching buds burst and breathing [...]

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