Watch out, there’s a black moon rising. Ever heard of a black moon? No, we hadn’t either. Click here to read more about this relatively rare phenomenon. Chris & the Forest Skills Team Let the adventure begin!
The possibilities are massive! Following a fantastically successful training course yesterday, we’ve been in discussion with Julian Woodall of Medic Services International with regards to some new courses for 2017. Quite honestly, the things we were discussing yesterday make our Practical Survivor course look tame! So keep watching to see what we come up with. […]
We’ve some fantastic news to share today. We’ve been rather busy in the office over the last month getting some new things in place, including a new (slight) diversification for Forest Skills Ltd. This has resulted in us being a little quiet on the blogging front as well. Hopefully you’ll agree that it’s been worth […]
We’re really looking forward to working with Geoff McMullan again this year on our Introduction to Tracking course next weekend (20th-22nd). Geoff is one of the UK’s most respected tracking instructors and this 3 day course is going to be a belter! We’ve got loads of tracks, trails & signs ready for you to work […]
Congratulations to all those who completed their AQA certified Introduction to Bushcraft & Survival Skills qualification today. Lots of great skills shown over the last couple of sessions & the water tasted pretty good as well by all accounts! Chris & The Forest Skills Ltd Team Let the adventure begin!
Yesterday we started installing our new assault course. We’ve got loads planned but in the mean time why not come down and challenge yourself on the ‘high’ ropes and wobbly log! Book on to a course (or book a birthday party) and during any free time you can have a go 🙂 Chris & the […]
A new toy & the physics of fire by friction Well it was back to school this morning for our regular forest school visitors. This week we are looking at fire and this mornings session kicked off with a bout of making fire by friction. Following a demonstration of how to make up the fire […]
We’ve specifically designed a course for our youngest clients. If you have little ones and are looking for something to do during the holidays then why not come & join us at one of our ‘Woodland Time’ sessions. There are currently 4 sessions scheduled for the summer holidays but we’re sure to be adding more. […]
Hello! We’re back & running again!. It’s been a testing few weeks (months?) while the website has been down, but we’ve still be working hard in the woods; teaching our weekly forest school sessions as well as running several private bookings for groups & working with a neighbouring company to provide forest school training to […]
This is what we do during the week During a regular week the Forest Skills Team are kept busy running forest school sessions for children between 5 & 16. Forest school sessions are all inclusive & we take great pride in doing what we do. And this is why; below is a review that we […]