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This course provides information, skills and practical techniques that enable you to match horticultural activities to the national curriculum and develop an extracurricular therapeutic programme.

This course provides information, skills and practical techniques that enable you to match horticultural activities to the national curriculum and develop an extracurricular therapeutic programme to meet the support needs of groups of children.

"Brilliant knowledge base. Very organised and well delivered. Cannot wait to implement this. Thank you for convincing a non gardener."

This course is suitable for:

Teachers, teaching assistants and other school staff with an interest in using horticulture as a therapeutic intervention

What you will learn:

  • The theory of using social and therapeutic horticulture with children
  • To link the practice of horticultural therapy to the curriculum
  • To gain support from, and communicate the value of horticultural therapy to, colleagues, parents and stakeholders
  • To create schemes of work and session plans
  • To use specific assessment models for social and therapeutic horticulture in schools

Length

2 days

Included in your fee

All course materials
Course hand-outs
A light lunch and refreshments

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20—21 November 2019, Newbury

Prior's Court School, Thatcham, Newbury RG18 9NU
12 places remaining!

Timetable

9:30am Registration and coffee
10am Course start
4pm Course finish

Book places

£270.00 For individuals, members of charities, voluntary and non-statutory organisations
£270.00 For statutory and non-voluntary organisations