Volunteer Walk Leader and Backmarking Training 21/01/2020
Volunteer Walk Leader and Backmarking Training
Gain confidence in walk volunteering, including how to lead, backmark and middle mark a walk. With Julie from The Parks Trust on Tuesday 21 January at 2pm. Venue: Campbell Park Pavilion, function room MK9 4AD.
There will be a small amount of classroom time and then we’ll go on a short walk for those we would like to test their walk leading and backmarking skills. Please come prepared for the walk part with suitable footwear. Tea/Coffee will be provided.
Course content is as follows:
Components of a Walk
The Role of a Walk Leader & Backmarker
Registration & Managing the Walk
Demo Walk – Practical Demonstration
Walk Planning & Safety
Support & Next steps