Personalised Workshops tailored to individual service needs. (full day, Twilight or 4 x 1.5-hour workshops). Delivered to a full team at your service location for approx. 20 participants.
The workshops may be a topic of your choice – nature pedagogy, embedding nature play, loose parts play, STEM and outdoor learning, risk management, or a presentation to a parent group. Or it may include an adaption of an existing workshop that is individualized to your service and outdoor learning space. This may include:
- Learning and Playing in and with Nature - Nature Based Practice in Early Childhood. Introduction Level. This 1 day workshop is suitable for educators caring for children aged 0-12 with all workshop content mapped to the Early Years Learning Framework and My Time Our Place. This workshop will provide educators with the theoretical and practical knowledge and ideas, to embed nature play and outdoor learning into your existing curriculum and play within the boundaries of your service setting.
- Implementing a Nature Program - This 3 day workshop is suitable for educators caring for children aged 0-12 with all workshop content mapped to the Early Years Learning Framework and My Time Our Place. It will provide educators with the theoretical and practical knowledge and ideas, to implement a nature play program – Bush and Beach Kindy/Forest School program venturing out of the service into community. It includes content from the 1 day workshop - Learning and Playing in and with Nature as well as in depth information to develop Nature Programs including practical Educator Skill sets.
- Educator Skill Sets – These workshops are practical, exploring various topics and discussing how the benefits to children through safe risk management. Topics available include; Risky Play – trees and water, Fire as a Learning Experience, Ropes as a creative Learning Resource and Using Real Tools Safely.
Full day, Twilight or Mini workshops are available
For a service with approximately 20 participants
Day workshops - held on weekdays or Saturday
1 Full day $2200 inc GST
Twilight – 3 hour sessions are usually run from 3.00pm-6.00pm Monday - Friday, however other times can also be arranged
1 x Twilight Workshop - $1 100 inc GST *Discount when you book more than one
Mini-Workshops - 1.5 hour during weekdays, specific practical Educator skill sessions
1 x Mini Workshop - $550 inc GST *Discount when you book more than one
Each of the workshop options has been designed to be personalised for your service’s strategic priorities and outdoor environment.
Where possible, we will organise a pre-visit to your service to discuss the direction and focus of your workshop(s) prior to your whole team session(s). Workshops can be booked individually, or as a combination to be delivered within a timeframe that best suits your team.
Contact Our Education Coordinator, Rebecca Burch, to book your spot [email protected]