Courses by our members

Here you can find courses run by our members, see the individual course for more details. Please note, these courses are open to the public, come and join in the fun.

Courses 2020 January to April

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

15th January 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Emergency First Aid at Work Course 1 Day Course.  6 Hours training. This course is designed for a low risk environment where there is access to the emergency services as soon as is practical. On completion of training, you will be able to: Understand the role of the first aider, including reference to: i) The [...]

FAN BIRD CARVING Course

18th January 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This one day course will teach you how to carve your own Bird to take home.   Fan Birds are wonderfully delicate and demonstrate what can be achieved with a little time and skill. each fan bird is unique and made from a single piece of wood.   The tradition of fan bird carving originated [...]

Spoon Carving Course – 1 day

18th January 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Spoon Carving Course - 1 day - This 1 day course will help you unwind around the campfire whilst you learn to carve your own spoon in the beautiful Sussex countryside. Whittling a spoon is an age old tradition playing an important part of many cultures.   Relax whilst the Forest Knights Instructor team guide [...]

WINTER SURVIVAL DAY

25th January 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Forest Knights believe that the British countryside should be cherished in every season. The Sussex woodland shows us a different character as the year unfolds each with its own challenges and rewards.  The winter in the woods can be a magical time as the wildlife is often easier to find and there is still remnants [...]

Introduction to Field Archery – 1 day

26th January 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Introduction to Field Archery - 1 day Archery has a long and glorious history. There are many different ways to enjoy the traditional skills of the archer. Forest Knights have introduced many people to the simple pleasures of Field Archery we have had the pleasure of running events and organising competitions for a diverse range [...]

BHUTANESE BOW Making Course

9th February 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

For those who do not have the time to commit to our popular 3 Day Bow Making Course we offer 1 Day Courses making Bhuntanese Bows or Mini Bows. Bhutanese Bows are suitable for all ages and are more suited to our adult students. They make a perfect first bow. The Bhuntanese Bows created on [...]

Mini bow making Course

9th February 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mini bows For those who do not have the time to commit to our popular 3 Day Bow Making Course we offer 1 Day Courses making Mini Bows or Bhuntanese Bows. Mini Bows are suitable for all ages and are ideally suited to our younger students. They make a perfect first bow. Mini bows still [...]

Hurdle making course – 1 day

7th March 2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hurdle making Course - 1 day SORRY, NOW FULL see other dates date: 7 Mar 2020 overview: Learn how to split long, thin rods in half, then use them to weave a strong traditional wattle panel to take home. Hazel will be available to buy at the end of the session so that you can [...]

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

7th March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course - 1 day - This one day course will teach you how to carve your own Bird to take home.   Fan Birds are wonderfully delicate and demonstrate what can be achieved with a little time and skill. each fan bird is unique and made from a single piece of wood. [...]

Spoon Carving Course – 1 day

7th March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Spoon Carving Course - 1 day - This 1 day course will help you unwind around the campfire whilst you learn to carve your own spoon in the beautiful Sussex countryside. Whittling a spoon is an age old tradition playing an important part of many cultures.   Relax whilst the Forest Knights Instructor team guide [...]

Introduction to Field Archery – 1 day

8th March 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Introduction to Field Archery - 1 day Archery has a long and glorious history. There are many different ways to enjoy the traditional skills of the archer. Forest Knights have introduced many people to the simple pleasures of Field Archery we have had the pleasure of running events and organising competitions for a diverse range [...]

Fire lighting course

14th March 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will hone your fire skills to the maximum. Learn to carve and create your own fire by friction sets. Learn the secrets of the hand drill.  You will experience creating fire by as many methods as time allows. What ever your goals with Fire this course is for you. Fire and the environment. [...]

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

16th March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Emergency First Aid at Work Course 1 Day Course.  6 Hours training. This course is designed for a low risk environment where there is access to the emergency services as soon as is practical. On completion of training, you will be able to: Understand the role of the first aider, including reference to: i) The [...]

Bow Making Course

20th March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 22nd March 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Europe had a long history of making primitive bows.  The earliest remains of bows in western Europe date back over 6000 years. Our ancestors faced the same challenges of working wood to achieve a shooting bow using only hand tools. They were able to fashion excellent hunting bows using flint knives and scrapers. To aid [...]

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

11th April 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course - 1 day - This one day course will teach you how to carve your own Bird to take home.   Fan Birds are wonderfully delicate and demonstrate what can be achieved with a little time and skill. each fan bird is unique and made from a single piece of wood. [...]

Willow garden structures course – 1 day

17th April 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

willow garden structures course – 1 day - A day to make functional, beautiful garden structures. Obelisks, sweet pea frames, mini-hurdles, ‘sunflower’ plant supports… learn some strong, reliable weaves to shape your structures

Courses 2020 May to August

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

4th May 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Introduction to Field Archery – 1 day

9th May 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Finland Canoe Bushcraft Adventure

7th June 2020 - 14th June 2020

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

22nd June 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

27th June 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

8th July 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

12th July 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

1st August 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Courses 2020 September to December

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

2nd September 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Apple pruning course (summer)

6th September 2020 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

9th September 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Basket making course – 2 days

12th September 2020 @ 9:30 am - 13th September 2020 @ 4:30 pm

Foraging Course

26th September 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Green wood workshop – 4 days

2nd October 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5th October 2020 @ 4:30 pm

Foraging Course

7th October 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Charcoal making course – 1 day

10th October 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Foraging Course

14th October 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fan Bird Carving Course – 1 day

7th November 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Hedgelaying course – 2 days

14th November 2020 @ 9:30 am - 15th November 2020 @ 4:30 pm

Christmas decorations course

28th November 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Emergency First Aid at Work Course – 1 day

9th December 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Courses 2021 January to April

Basket making course – 2 days

27th February 2021 @ 9:30 am - 28th February 2021 @ 4:30 pm

Hurdle making course – 1 day

6th March 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Willow garden structures course – 1 day

27th March 2021 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Courses 2021 May to August

Green wood workshop – 4 days

14th May 2021 @ 9:30 am - 17th May 2021 @ 4:30 pm

Spoon whittling course – 1 day

12th June 2021 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm