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Wildcrafted Food and Medicine Certification
Mind and body intervention practices presented in a 5 day camp

This 5 day camp happens monthly and offers an advanced program for understanding and working with wild plants for the application of unique foods and medicines. This series is ideal for healthcare professionals and food specialists. The series includes wild plant characteristics and properties within a number of wild ecosystems and places them into a context that includes plant spirit medicine. Courses offer learning experiences with nature’s nutrients, which include phytoncides as well as ancient remedies and aromas. The series include food and medicine preparation as well as methods for approaching value-added opportunities as a business or service. The series also includes fermentation processes within historical alchemy methods. The series also leads participants into an advanced understanding of plant spirit medicines and species relationships that support regenerative stewardship.

This camp series is a great way to learn about better health and lifestyle choices and gives participants a chance to explore pristine environments and capture skills in wild food and medicine making. Upon completion of the camps, participants will be able to apply for a Wildcrafted Foods and Medicines Certification, which can assist them in both career and self-employment, endeavors especially suited for education, healthcare, food, nutrition and outdoor recreation.

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Camp Section 1
Applied Wild and Indigenous Sciences
  • Plants and Ecology Studies, Biosemiotics, Microbe Studies
  • Mother Tree Studies, Seed Saving and Stewardship

Plant Spirit Medicine Camp
  • Exploration, fieldwork and Vision Quest in one of the following ecosystems: Rainforest, Tundra, Savannah or Aquatic.

Camp Section 2
Plant Spirit Medicines: The Cosmic Tree
  • Plant Spirit Guilds
  • Plant deities, ceremonial protection and sacred practices
  • The nature and methods of ecstasy and soul travel.

Re-wilding Food
  • Understanding wild foods and plant identification, harvesting and stewardship, the Mother Tree, preparing wild dishes, open fire cooking, fermenting, serving, the story of place and terrior.

Camp Section 3
  • Re-wilding Medicine
  • Understanding wild medicines and plant identification, harvesting and stewardship, the Mother Tree, preparing wild medicines, alchemy, fermenting, distilling.
  • Working collaborations and building an audience.


A certification camp is 5 days in length and takes place on the third week of each month from May to September. A camp begins Monday and ends Friday.

REGISTRATION
Camp Series Cost: $1600
You may register using this secure Paypal link:
I will study and seek to understand wild places and plant spirit medicines, craft and food that considers biodiversity and shadow biodiversity. I promise to re-wild food, medicines, community and the human experience including key aspects of political, economic and social structures.

Individual "Non-certification" Camps:
$600 per person per two day camp
You can enroll in any camp within in this certification program and attend for two days.
You may register using this secure Paypal link:
You may also register by Interac or
Wells Fargo Transfer. Send us an email and we will send you instructions.

  • Camp Accommodation is Included
If you have questions please email us or call 250.547.2001
You may also register by Interac or
Wells Fargo Transfer. Send us an email and we will send you instructions.
  • Camp Accommodation is Included
If you have questions please email us or call 250.547.2001
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“Rewild” is the distance-learning program offered by the Wildcraft Forest School. We offer online courses, seminars and outdoor challenges and restoration programs which provide an inspirational and creative environment for students ranging from children to adults and from beginners to professionals.

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Mystery School
With the Earth being placed at risk it has become necessary to find, educate and initiate new keepers of ancient wisdom. In every Wildcraft Forest School course new keepers have emerged and in order to further support this effort we have made public our Mystery School that will share the “lesser mysteries” in this realm we call "wild mysticism".

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Wildcrafted Food and Medicine Certification
  • A 5 day camp every third week of the month from May to September.




“Non-certification” or “Leisure” - Any of the weekend or weekday camps are open to anyone wanting to participate for the sake of interest without the intention of becoming certified.
Each set of camp dates is limited to 12 participants so please register for the 2-day non-certification camp well in advance.

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Wildcrafting Basics Online
A distance learning program that is a great opportunity to explore the art of wildcrafting. The language of nature consists of codes and energies, which serve as the foundation for life on Earth. This online course introduces participants to practical methods by which humans can “connect” with the natural world and offers the basics for wildcrafting plants and habitat for better health. This course offers a great learning opportunity for naturalists, healthcare professionals and food specialists.

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