Unit 1 – Forest School Programmes and the Woodland Environment

In Unit 1 of your Forest School leader course you will gain knowledge of the benefits of woodlands, their structures and management. In unit 1 of your Forest School portfolio you will need to show that you:

  • Understand the structure of woodlands.
  • Know how to identify a range of flora and fauna and understand the importance of identification.
  • Understand the management of woodlands as a sustainable learning environment.
  • Understand the importance of the relationship between Forest School and the woodland environment.