Course Diary

All 2022 courses are listed below. To see information and dates for a specific type of course or event use the menu bar on the left. To book or for further information, email kate@holmsdalemanor.co.uk or call 01530 262434 / 07775857222.

Most courses are based at Park Farm in Leicestershire within easy reach of Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire and the rest of the Midlands. We also have a course planned in Newark- September 2022.

To view photographs of previous courses, visit the Holmsdale Manor Forest School Facebook page.

 

2022 courses:

 

COPPICING AND WOODLAND MANGEMENT: March 12

 

LEVEL 2 AND 3 (initial week for L3):

February 21 - 25

April 2/3 and May 7/8 (weekends)

June 6 for 5 x Mondays

July 25 - 29

September 12 for 5 x Mondays (NEWARK)

September 16 for 5 x Fridays

October 31 - November 4

 

LEVEL 1/TASTER DAYS:

May 27: Forest School Taster Day

May 27: Forest School Level 1

 

SKILLS DAYS:

Feb 5

April 23

May 20

June 19

 

LEVEL 3 ASSESSMENTS:

Feb 26/27 and March 5/6

May 9 - 12

Aug 16 - 19

November 10/11/17/18

 

LEVEL 3 LEARNING BEYOND THE CLASSROOM:

April 30

 

FIRST AID (either outdoor first aid, or outdoor plus paediatric).

March 16/17

July 18/19

 

OUTDOOR FOOD HYGIENE

June 24

 

IOL accredited Sharp Tools Day led by Dave Watson- date TBC

 

EXCELLENCE IN WOODLAND- organised by Dave Watson: August 5 - 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Northamptonshire Forest School leader course

Midlands Forest School leader course

East Midlands Forest School leader course

Leicestershire Forest School Level 3

Nottinghamshire Forest School Level 3

Derbyshire Forest School Level 3

Warwickshire Forest School Level 3

Staffordshire Forest School Level 3

Northamptonshire Forest School Level 3

Midlands Forest School Level 3

East Midlands Forest School Level 3

Forest Schools level 3

Forest Schools Level 2

Forest Schools Level 1