Alex Hunter (Forest School Programme Manager) Alex currently manages the Forest School and Training Programmes at Acorn, and acts as the quality assurance lead for our accredited forest school courses. Alex started working as a Forest School Assistant at Acorn in 2011, and took up his current position in September 2016 after completing his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. When he is not stuck in the office, you can usually find him building a tree house with the children. Alex has a L6 Childcare and Education qualification focusing on children age 3 and above, and a Level 3 Certificate in Forest School Programme Leadership. Alex is fully trained in safeguarding children and Paediatric with Outdoor Activity First Aid.