Level 1 – Introduction to Forest School

1.0a Level 1 – Introduction to Forest Schools Specifications

The purpose of this Unit is to provide an
introduction to Forest Schools. The aim is to
ensure participants understand the principles of
Forest School and have attended at least one
Forest School practical session.

1.0b Level 1 – Introduction to Forest School Workbook

Workbook for Introduction to Forest School

1.1 What is Forest School – Teachers TV

Introduction to Forest School clip

1.2 What is a Forest School

Presentation highlighting the main considerations to being a Forest School

2.1 Developmental Benefits of Forest School

Looking at some of the main developmental benefits of attending Forest Children

3.1 Types of Play

What types of play does Forest School support?

4.1 How does Forest School support National Strategies?

Forest School is not an added extra, it supports so many national strategies

6.1 Risks at Forest School

Manage risks at Forest School

7. 1 Registration & Assessment for Level 1

7.2 Candidate Verification and Certification

7.3 Complaints and Appeals Policies

If you are unhappy with any of the decisions made by NIFSA regarding your qualification please follow the guidelines attached.