Level 1 (Certificate in Outdoor Learning – COL)
Is an immersion experience to give the learner an understanding of the Archimedes Forest Schools ethos. As an alternative to this Archimedes has developed its Outdoors & Up For It (OUFI) course. The COL is a 2-day course and OUFI is a 1-day course.
Level 2 Forest Schools Assistant
Is a 5-day course which qualifies the learner to assist a Level3 Practitioner. Level 2 qualified practitioners can progress through the Archimedes ‘top up’ scheme to become a qualified Level 3 Practitioner (Terms and Conditions apply).
Level 3 Forest Schools Practitioner
Is a 5-day training and 5-day assessment (including additional training) course run at one of our 12 venues around the UK. Learners can train and be assessed at any venue. Some venues provide excellent on-site accommodation adding to the family of learning spirit of the Archimedes programme.
Level 3 Beach Schools Leader Training
Is a 2-day training at the end of which you will understand the sustainable management of marine beach ecosystems as a learning resource through the development of understanding of the ecological structure. Some venues provide excellent on-site accommodation adding to the family of learning spirit of the Archimedes programme.