Walk Leader Training - Elgin

A one day course that provides practical advice and training on how to lead a Health Walk safely and effectively.

Glasgow Good Move Walkers

Health Walk Training Details

Contact
Claire Buchanan
Email Address
claire.buchanan2@nhs.net

When & Where

AGBC212 (Health & Safety Room), Moray College UHI, Moray Street, Elgin IV30 1JJ

Overview

A one day course that provides practical advice and training on how to lead a Health Walk safely and effectively. 

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 - Claire Buchanan