Welcome to Forest Skills; your complete resource for the outdoors

Based in Cheshire, Forest Skills specialise in forest school, bushcraft & survival courses, as well as teaching traditional outdoor skills in a fun yet safe environment. Visit our on-line store which offers a range excellent products for the outdoor enthusiast at hard to beat prices. We operate throughout the year, so whether you’re looking for a bushcraft course, to attend a forest school session, or to make a private booking, we’re ready to play “work” in the woods with you.


A great range of excellent products, from camping & bushcraft essentials to gift ideas for all the family. These & more all at the best prices, especially as they include standard UK delivery!

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Join us in the woods for one of our courses. With courses suitable for the complete novice, families & for the more experienced, we will have a course for you.

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Forest School

Schools, Home Ed groups, SEN organisations – Come and join us in the woods, have fun & learn in natures classroom. We offer forest school sessions as well as curriculum enhancement days, terms & school years.

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Private Bookings

Corporate events, 1-2-1 Bushcraft tuition, birthdays, stag/hen parties, Guides/Scouts/Cadets – whatever you’re looking for, we can design and run a course for you.

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As we say at Forest Skills;

Let the adventure begin!
Forest Skills are proud to employ approved instructors.

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Client Reviews:

Peer Testimonial.

“I have worked with Chris and during that time I found him to be an honest and sincere person. He is a person of integrity and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to any organisation thinking of utilising Chris’s wide skill base.” Geoffrey McMullan BEM, MSc, MBACP Pathfinder-UK