Green Angels Hassall Green

Green Angels is an exciting training opportunity with an environmental focus, giving you the chance to learn new skills, change your future prospects and make a difference in your community. Our FREE courses cover subjects such as wildlife conservation, landscaping, environmental education, horticulture and more. Training programmes usually last around six weeks, with regular sessions that combine learning with hands-on experience.

Delivered across Hassall Green Nature Reserve, South Cheshire, and Silverdale Country Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme, this Green Angels programme started in July 2019 and courses will run throughout the rest 2020 and beyond.

Courses are running at Hassall Green Nature Reserve now.


For updates on how Covid-19 is affecting Green Angels courses and activities, please visit our Green Angels home page.

The following courses are scheduled for delivery with limited group numbers to adhere to current Covid restrictions. Please click on the relevant course title to view the course poster:

  • Horticulture and Wildlife Gardening, Reaseheath College, Thursday 2nd September – Thursday 7th October 2021
  • Bushcraft & Survival, Red Oak Bushcraft, Saturday 2nd – Sunday 3rd October
  • Autumn Wildlife Identification, (Trainer and Date TBC – Autumn 2021)

If you are interested in attending any of these courses, or would like more information, please contact Rebecca Mooney, Green Angels Project Officer, on 07920 139209,

CLICK HERE to view the 2021 poster for Green Angels courses at Hassall Green Nature Reserve.

Some of our courses are delivered on multiple occasions, so take a look at the ‘Past Courses’ section below for an idea of the courses that might come back next year.


To register your interest in the Green Angels programme or to apply for a course, please contact Rebecca Mooney, Green Angels Project Officer, on 07920 139209,

In order to confirm you place on a course, you will also need to have completed both our application and welfare forms:

Please note that to ensure all needs are catered for, all applicants will also be required to complete and submit a welfare form before being accepted onto the course. Please only complete this form once you have discussed your chosen course with a member of the Green Angels team. To access the welfare form, you can either:

Hassall Green Nature Reserve is a remote site with limited parking, so we are able to support with transport arrangements to help you attend courses if required.

For further details or if you have any questions, contact Rebecca Mooney, Green Angels Project Officer, on 07920 139209,


Past Events

  • Guided Walks
  • Nature Reserve Open Day

Is there an environmental training course you would like to see delivered as part of the Green Angel project at Hassall Green? Send us an email to share your ideas:

Hassall Green Nature Reserve

A thoroughly enjoyable and fulfilling experience

Anthony McCrea, Skanska Corporate Volunteer


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