At Under The Trees we offer a wide range of training course to help you on our outdoor learning journey. We are working on having our courses accredited.

Our training programme can be used for CPD, in-house training and is suitable for teachers, nursery practitioners or individuals to attend. 

We can tailor training to your requirements, and sessions can either be a half day, full day or over several days depending on what you need. 

We will help you with health and safety, covid-19, barriers etc. This is also a support session as well, where we will help you to put into practice any online training you have done.

This is ideal for starting your outdoor journey and will give you help and advice to begin.

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Loose Parts Training

New for 2022!

We are flexible with our training and can mix and match to suit your requirements. We can work in your setting or a local greenspace.

We also have a play trailer than can be hired out , complete with a UTT staff member to aid your loose play! To find out more get in touch below!

To discuss costs, and what we can do please get in touch.



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STEAM: Science, Tech, Engineering, Art & Maths

We can deliver a course on each of the STEAM topics or offer a programme of training covering them all!

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Literacy & Numeracy Outdoors

During this course we will look at ways to aid literacy and numeracy development using natural resources and the great outdoors.
This course can be split into two half day sessions.

Story Telling

We love story telling at UTT and enjoy bringing stories to life outside. This workshop will allow you to gain new idea on how to bring stories to the outdoors, making your own props to take away to share.

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Wild Crafts

Come along and try your hand at some wild art. Options include (but not limited to) Pewter casting, Peg loom weaving, Macrame (good for learning knots), Felting (needle or wet), Knitting outdoors (arm knitting too), whittling, Art creations using natural materials.

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Get Knotted

Interested in learning useful knots for outdoor use or for other reasons?
Come along and learn a few different knots to help you and your group outdoors and try your hand at some den building too.


Play Training

We offer a range of different training related to play.
New for 2022 – Loose parts training!
Hire our Play Trailer and staff to aid in your play!

My Outdoor Journey

This course is a great starter for those new to outdoor education. We will help you begin your outdoor journey from Health and Safety, activities and ideas that you can use when you head outdoors.

Kids Reading Outdoor


This course is designed to help you gain the skills to feel confident and safe undertaking fire lighting with your group or class. Additions to the course; outdoor kettles,  and outdoor cooking.

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During this session you will learn how to safely use different tools for a variety of projects with your group outdoors. This is a practical course allowing you to gain confidence and skills to lead your group in tool use.

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– Training is per person.
– Discount of 15% for bookings of 10 or more.
– Payment is required in full.
– Weekend/evenings times are available.

Something else in mind? Drop us a line to discuss!


We have attended several UTT training sessions and thoroughly enjoyed each and every one of them we even got cake and tea too


The training allowed me to learn and progress at my own speed, and I learnt so much from the sessions. I am now confident lighting fires (safely) with my group and has inspired me to do more cooking with them