Health Walk Leader Training Course

Contact

Organizer: Whinlatter Forest Visitor Centre

Name: Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre

Phone: 017687 78127

Email: whinlatter@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Website: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/whinlatter

Address

Whinlatter Pass
Braithwaite, Keswick, Cumbria,
Keswick
CA12 5TW

Price Notes

Free of charge - to book, please contact Kelly Alty at Active Cumbria: Kelly.alty@cumbria.gov.uk 07717 320573 or Sonia Dryden at Whinlatter: Sonia.dryden@forestry.gsi.gov.uk 017687 78127

Direction

From Keswick: Take the A66 west towards Cockermouth. At Braithwaite turn west onto the B5292 for Lorton. Follow Visitor Centre Sign Posts.

Details

We have an exciting opportunity this summer for adults to be involved with the Health Walk Project in Cumbria.

Working with Active Cumbria we will be hosting a Health Walk Leader training course for anyone who is interested in becoming a Health Walk Leader. The course covers:

- the benefits of walking and how to overcome barriers

- what is a health walk and the role of the Walk Leader

- how to plan, organise and lead a walk safely

- route planning and risk assessments

- experience a health walk in action

 

Onceyou have completed the days training you will be able to organise and lead health walks in your local area on yuour own or with others. This is a fantastic opportunity to learnnew skills and help others oin your community to get out and get active at their own pace.

 

 





 

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
13/08/2018 13/08/2018 09.30 - 3.30