top of page
Level 3 natural cordage pic.jpg


Open to all with an interest in bushcraft, though some experience in bushcraft is recommended.  
Achieving the Bushcraft Competency Certificate demonstrates you follow good practice and have a high level of safety and competency in eight bushcraft units.

Kids L2 Bushcraft Skills Award 2.jpg


A three day course running from Friday morning to Sunday 4pm. Please contact us for 2023 dates.

  • Suitable for outdoor learning teachers or instructors who plan and deliver progressive bushcraft learning experiences in their setting.

       o    Bow drill

       o    Water

       o    Debris shelters

       o    Edged tools (knives & saws)

       o    Fire

       o    Tree identification

       o    Natural navigation

       o    Cordage

  • A high quality training course, consolidated experience, assessment of bushcraft competence and certification by IOL Awards Centre.

  • 3 day training course (24 guided learning hours).

Assessment for the Bushcraft Competency Certificate (BCC) requires a completed Bushcraft Competency Logbook demonstrating 120 quality hours of consolidated bushcraft experience.

  • A digital logbook of the candidates required experience is preferred.  Supporting evidence should include a mix of guided learning, self-learning, reflective practice, instructing/teaching, mentoring, etc. 

  • An additional one day assessment course is also required.

bottom of page