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Orkney Walking Groups Walk Leader Training - Monday August 26th 2019
Monday 26 August 2019, 10:00am - 04:00pm

walk leader training

Rob McGregor from Orkney Walking Groups will be delivering Paths for All accredited Walk leader Training on Monday 26th August

 The training will run from 10.00am to 4pm at the VAO offices.

After attending this course participants will be able to:

 

  • Outline the main benefits to be gained from becoming more active
  • Recognise moderate intensity physical activity
  • Be able to describe a Health Walk and know what makes a suitable route for a Health Walk
  • Have an understanding of risk assessment and recognise potential hazards on a Health Walk.
  • Outline the roles and responsibilities of a Walk Leader

 

Please note: Training includes a demonstration health walk so please come wearing flat supportive footwear and loose, comfortable, weather appropriate clothing. Please bring anything else you may need with you.

 Refreshments will be provided but you will need to make provision for lunch.

 If you would like to book on this training or know more about Orkney Walking Groups please contact enquiries@vaorkney.org.uk

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