From demand from teachers asking for professional development and the rise in interest in outdoor programmes we have now launched our Professional Development workshops and courses for teachers. Parent courses are coming soon.
2016 Dates Coming Soon -
Contact us if you have a preference for location or date
Introduction to groups in the outdoors
E-workshop coming soon
Managing risks and safety in the outdoors - a delicate balance
A hands on full day workshop based mainly in the outdoors. This workshop is a must do for anybody taking groups of children in the outdoors. We will cover different types of risk analysis, how to identify hazards and risks and how you can create safety systems in your own service. We look at why risk is so important for children and how they can develop important life skills to assess risk for themselves
Schlaepfer Park Scout Camp
41A Ostrich Farm Road
Monday, 12 September 2016 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Schlaepfer Park Scout Camp - 41A Ostrich Farm Road, Pukekohe, Auckland 2676
Deepening Learning Connections
Outdoor workshop – This course follows on from our introductory and risk and safety workshops. It goes in to depth the curriculum at Nature Kindergarten and Forest Schools, how dispositions are enhanced in nature, skills in the outdoors such as knots, shelter building, fire building, cooking, using tools. This is a practical hands on nature-based session.
3 Torkar Road
Saturday, 15 October 2016 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
3 Torkar Road - Clarks Beach, Auckland, Auckland 2122