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Foraging at Forest School CPD Training

Join us on an edible ethnobotanical journey!

Mentored by Gemma at EarthwildMentor summary: Ethnobotanist, Forager, Forest School Trainer
Location address: London, SW16/SE27
Chosen age group:

For ages: 18+ years

Available tickets:
Adult Ticket £75 per session
Next date: None - message Mentor to express interest

What we'll do

Forest School offers opportunities to develop deep and lifelong relationships with plants, trees and fungi, in a supportive environment. Foraging is an ancient skill which is becoming increasingly popular as a way to incorporate more fresh sustainable food into our diets and reconnect with nature at the same time. The lost art and knowledge of foraging is an essential life skill which is a joy to share. Join us on this unique training day designed especially for Forest School and Outdoor Learning Leaders and anyone who works with groups outdoors. You will come away with a Certificate of Attendance, as well as a wealth of knowledge about how to identify edible and poisonous plants, trees and fungi (species are site and season dependant). You will gain exciting new ideas for activities, ways to use wild ingredients, and a deeper understanding of the potential to forage with your groups and sites. We Will Cover - Earthwild's Forager Code: how to be safe & sustainable - Species for fo...

Gemma at Earthwild·MSc, Ethnobotanist, Forager, Forest School Trainer
Gemma Hindi (Earthwild) is a professional Foraging & Wild Food Consultant for well-known chefs and outdoor restaurants. She is an experienced Ethnobotanical Educator, FISC Level 3 Botanist, and Forest School Trainer from south London, having worked outdoors for 20 years and in Forest School for 14 years. Earthwild provides foraging CPD training for Forest School leaders, school teachers, nursery nurses, chefs and restaurants, borough councils and organisations. We run wild food walks for children, families and communities in woodlands, parks and rivers. Gemma loves to elevate and celebrate the wild plants and fungi growing all around us- they connect us to our past, and our future. She enjoys experimenting with wild flavours and creating new recipes as part of her Iraqi Wild Food Project, recently featured in Waitrose and Breathe magazines. - Follow us on Instagram @EarthwildLondon - Book our courses at www.earthwild.org.uk - Ask to be on our mailing list hello@earthwild.org.uk

Learning aims

Feel more confident introducing safe and sustainable foraging activities with your groups

What's provided

Drinks

Snacks

Safety

Enhanced DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Coronavirus Safety Policy

Please note

Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.

Where
we'll be

Exact location TBC nearer the time, Streatham/Norwood, Streatham/Norwood, London, Greater London, SW16/SE27

Pricing information

Ticket: Adult Ticket £75Ticket description: Adult ticket for Foraging at Forest School CPD Training Day

Pricing information

Cancellation

My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.

Cancel more than two weeks before the start to receive a full refund.


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