LiNE CPD Training

The principles of LiNE (Learning in Natural Environments) underpin all of TGC’s work. Find out more about LiNE by reading about Natural Connections findings from a four-year study.

What’s on offer

TGC run CPD and training events and courses for teachers, NQT’s, TA’s and outdoor learning enthusiasts and specialists as well as designing bespoke CPD/ training packages for schools and organisations.

We also coordinate a network of OLCO’s (Outdoor learning coordinators); school teachers who champion regular, meaningful outdoor learning in their primary schools.

Courses and events take place at King Henry’s Walk Garden, N1 4NX and at Islington Ecology Centre, N5 1PH.

Available accredited courses include

  • Level 1 Award in Forest School Ethos and Principles, accredited by ITC First.
  • First Aid for Outdoor Learning, accredited by ITC First.

Also available

  • 1 day Forest School Taster Day for anyone wishing to find out more about becoming a Forest School Leader or Assistant.
  • Take the Curriculum Outdoors CPD as a twilight or full day session for primary schools, using a local green space.

Register your interest

To register your interest in any courses or to talk about bespoke packages or becoming part of our OLCO network, please contact TGC’s Training Centre Manager Amy on 020 7288 0188 or by email: amy@thegardenclassroom.org.uk