Wellbeing and nature connection courses

Options for individuals and groups
woman sawing tree
two ladies cutting hazel sticks
adults raising wood structure

What We Do

Provide ‘best practice’ training for running Wellbeing In Nature groups for adults/children/special needs groups.

Our Approach

To provide quality training for individuals and organisations wanting to run Wellbeing In Nature sessions.  

Our Mission

To develop a community of qualified practitioners devoted to ‘best practice’ delivery of Wellbeing In Nature sessions to benefit mental, emotional and physical health.

Our Trainer

Susan Collini delivers an accredited Level 2 Award and Level 3 qualification for Wellbeing In Nature.

Susan is a qualified teacher, Level 3 leader for Forest School, Social Forestry and Mindfulness in Nature and also a qualified Solutions Focussed Therapist and Mindfulness Now teacher.

Wellbeing In Nature

 Whether you’re looking for ‘first-step’ advice or looking to gain an accredited qualification for Wellbeing In Nature we are well placed to help you.

Whether you are already working with adults or children in a nature connection sessions or are looking to change career and want to learn more about this holistic way of working to benefit people’s wellbeing, start a conversation..

Wellbeing in nature training enquiry

15 + 5 =

Wellbeing in Nature learning pathways

1. Mentoring sessions delivered via zoom or over the phone.
2. Award level training suitable for those with no experience but who are interested in running Wellbeing In Nature sessions.
3. Accredited Qualification training for those people with some experience of running nature based sessions with adults, who have interest in Social Prescribing, or who have experience with running sessions with children but not adults.

This training is an element of the Wellbeing In Nature training offerings, but can also be provided as a stand-alone option. Please get in touch for more information

Mindfulness in Nature

Deepening your own undestanding about the practice of mindfulness, the benefits it can bestow on human wellbeing, together with appreciation of ‘appropriateness’ of delivery content within a Wellbeing In Nature session is at the core of this training. 

Mindfulness in nature training enquiry

3 + 14 =

Mindfulness and Shinrin yoku

This is a one day ‘experiential’ course delivered in a woodland setting,desinged to provide an immersive experience for personal insight and development.  

Mindfulness and Shinrin Yoku

10 + 3 =

You don”t need any previous experience of Mindfulness or Shinrin Yoku (Forest Bathing) to participate in this one-day experiential course.

This is suitable for anyone wanting to benefit their own wellbeing through deeper connection with nature, or for those who are interested in finding out more with a view to engaigng with Wellbeing In Nature training, whether  for the Level 2 Award or at the Level 3 Accredited qualification..

Learning practical bushcraft skills actually promotes greater awareness and effects deeper connection with nature and ultimately oneself.

This is an experiential course and does not provide a qualification to teach Mindfulness or Bushcraft.

Mindfulness and Bushcraft

Learning to feel at home in nature is the definition of bushcraft that forms the foundation of this course. Bushcraft, combined with mindfulness is a great combination for developing deeper connections with nature and oneself.

STATS

There’s a significant rise in mental health needs

The benefits that nature connection activities can deliver have been widely documented and proven through scientific research.

Now, more than ever, provision of ‘best practice’ in relation to delivery of wellbeing activities is imperative and the courses we offer are designed to deliver insight and guidance accordingly.

currently experience mental health issues

%

work absence days related to mental health

Increase in depression diagnosis due to Covid-19

For you

Training will provide you with information on ‘best practice’  in relation to the  delivery of Wellbeing projects in the outdoors.

For your clients

Our training courses can introduce you, experientially, to new personal and professional development paths that will ultimately deliver wellbeing benefit to your clients.

For nature

All our courses place emphasis on gaining insight into requirements for sustainable management of natural habitats, in relation to running nature connection activities.

A glimpse into our nature connection world

two people sawing wood
orange butterfly on brambles
bench in woodland
moss and leaves in woodland