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Active Calderdale Volunteer Walk Leader Training Day

October 7, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Volunteers are required to take people out into towns and countryside – specifically on short walks from local GP practices.

In conjunction with Active Calderdale and Pennine Prospects, SPLAT training has developed a one day course to help lead walks safely and with confidence. It is a collaborative, fun day designed to develop your skills in leading walks. Talk with other volunteers, learn from an experienced walk leader build your skills and gain a Basic First Aid Certificate.

You will cover:

  • Responsibility – who’s is it?
  • Grade your route
  • Impacts of weather
  • On the route
  • Setting out
  • Cancellation/drop out
  • Dynamic risk assessment
  • Finishing
  • Reporting back

First Aid: Basic Life Support and safe use of a defibrillator

The course is free of charge and the ask from you is that you start up a walk in your local area.


October 7, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre
Hopwood Lane
Halifax, HX1 5ER
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