Course description

Walking and rambling are very popular these days and good for fitness, mental health and wellbeing.
Are you interested in knowing more about leading a group walk? This is a big responsibility, so how cna you learn to do this safely?
On this course, learn how to prepare for a group walk, the safety requirements, roles and responsibilities of a walk leader and, how to make a walk accessible and enjoyable for all. You will practice map reading skills in order to map out a walk, and have the opportunity to practice your walk leading skills.

What can this course lead to?

We offer other outdoor learning courses such as Intro to Navigation for Walkers, Being Active Outdoors, Forest Confidence and Forest Skills

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 19 July 2022 - 20 July 2022

  • Tuesday 19 Jul 2022 to Wednesday 20 Jul 2022

Course fees and funding support

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less. We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.

Course Fee £50.00