Volunteer Walk Leader and Backmarking Training
21/01/2020

Volunteer Walk Leader and Backmarking Training

14:00 - 16:30
free
Booking required

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:

 Introduction

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

 

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