Walk Leader Training – Keith
‘This course is a great way to find out if being a Walk Leader in a local walking project is for you. The day is interactive, fun and friendly.
Please note; You need to be able to attend the whole day to gain your Walk Leader certificate’
Overview: A one day course that provides practical advice and training on how to lead a Health Walk safely and effectively
Date: 25 February 2017
Location: Keith Sports & Community Centre, Banff Road, Keith, AB55 5GT
Time: 09:00 – 16:00
Cost: Free of charge
What will I learn?
Outline the main benefits to be gained from becoming more active.
Recognise the main barriers faced by people in participating in a programme of regular walking.
Explain the current recommended amount and type of physical activity to benefit health.
Understand the stages of a health walk and describe the main issues and considerations involved in organising and leading a health walk.
Outline the roles and responsibilities of a Walk Leader to safely accommodate participants.
How do I book? Please email the course organiser – Caroline Van der Heiden Caroline.VanDerHeiden@moray.gov.uk