Foundation Year

Level 3 Eco-Psychology and Nature Based Practice

This accredited course is designed for people who want to develop there work with others in nature. It deepens your understanding of what applied Eco Psychology is and helps you develop the skills and experience necessary to work with people within your main realm of practice. Whether you are just starting out in your work in nature, wanting to enhance your work with nature based practices and eco-psychological theory and/or stepping into a career within the realms of, 

  • Nature, Health and Wellbeing 

  • Eco Therapy/Wholeness, Healing and Growth

  • Deeper Nature and Spiritual Ecology

this course will give you the foundations needed. 

With good knowledge and application of the theory, skills, professional practice and personal development necessary to help you become a strong, effective and resilient nature based facilitator.  


October course: this is spread over one year with a first 3 day weekend (Fri eve-Sun) then five further weekends and a five day residential in a wilder setting. 

Tutorials and smaller groups will be held for students on the months where no formal teaching takes place. 

The weekend for the courses are held in N Somerset near Bristol and the residential is in Cornwall or  Wales. You can camp at the venue in N Somerset by arrangement with Brown Rock Woodland Project at a fee of £5 per night. 

Fees are £1440  

(Plus £58) for registration with awarding body.  

Payment can be arranged in easier instalments.

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OCT 2021-July 2022


8th-10th October Grounding

(start at 5pm on the Friday)

27th-28th November

Embracing the Dark

29th-30th January 

Grief and Gratitude

5th-6th March

Cultivating the new

7th -8th May

Rewilding the Human

15th - 19th June 

Residential nature immersion

16th-17th July 


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