Come explore our Forestry Alternative Learning Activities
Participating in activities in open green, quiet spaces are a great way to relieve stress and anxiety. Gaining new skills about nature and forestry in a calm learning environment, creates a peaceful place to de-stress
Communication & Interaction
Working in small groups, helps create experiences that encourage communication and interaction. For example, building camp fires and roasting marshmallows creates a safe space for young people to share and talk.
Self Esteem & Independence
Gaining new skills is a great way to build self-esteem. Participating in new activities which are fun and enjoyable is a rewarding process, which is a great help in improving self-esteem. As skills grow, being able to complete task independently can also help growth with independent skills.
All activities are designed to be fun and social, whether you want to understand or meet new friends, our goal is to make everyday a fun learning day.
Each sessions students will get chance to take part of all the forestry activities. The young people are also given the opportunity to take part in classroom time during one of the sessions during the day.
The AQA Unit Award Scheme (UAS) empowers young individuals to gain valuable work experience and receive certification for their efforts. Through this scheme, they can compile a portfolio of certificates, each bearing testament to their skills, insights, and experiences. Participating in this program not only boosts their self-confidence but also heightens their engagement and amplifies their motivation, guiding them forward on their lifelong journey.
If you would like to know more information about our alternative service, what we do or how we could help. Please feel free to give us a call or send over an email. We would be more than happy to help or answer your questions.