About Second Nature’s Educators


Nicky by treeHello and welcome from Nicky Fish

I am the founder of Second Nature and have been teaching and guiding groups outdoors for fifteen years now and am still passionate to share my love and knowledge of wildlife and our wonderful countryside. Through my workshops I endeavour to really engage people with nature, to understand it and share my philosophy in appreciating it and wanting to protect it.

My qualifications and training:

-National Diploma Land & Countryside Studies, Plumpton College

-Forest School Leader, Bridgewater College

-Professional Bushcraft Leader Certificate, Sunrise Bushcraft

-Wild Food Foraging Certificate, Circle Of Life Discovery

-Earth Education, Institute for Earth Education

-Bat Ecology & Survey Certificate, Bat Conservation Trust

-Small Mammal Ecology & Survey Techniques Certificate, Mammal Society

– Walking Group Leader Award, Brecon Beacons National Park

-First Aid At Work Certificate, British Red Cross

-Landrover 4×4 Driving Certificate, Landrover Birmingham

-Child Safety & Welfare Certificate, RSPB

-CEVAS Training, Farming & Countryside Education

-Professional training in conservation & outdoor education courses from RSPB,

Forestry Commission, Wildlife Trusts and Natural England.


Criminal Records Bureau ( DBS) enhanced clearance

Member of SEEF ( Sussex Environmental Education Forum )

Member of the Institute For Outdoor Learning

Field Teacher’s Public Liability Insurance