Having appropriate First Aid qualifications is strongly recommended for those wishing to run Forest School sessions at their own site.
Forest School First Aid training covers practical skills needed by those who work with children, providing the confidence and knowledge to deal with comprehensive life-saving first aid emergencies in the outdoor environment, including first aid for adult helpers. The complementary Paediatric First Aid qualification satisfies Early Years Foundation Stage practice guidance and statutory guidelines.
The Outdoors Group is delighted to now offer a 2 day, fully accredited, first aid course that gives you two qualifications:
This is available in conjunction with our Forest School Leader Training (although it’s a separate course) or as a standalone booking. Our staff are friendly and experienced forest school leaders and are always on hand to help.