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Volunteer Walk Leader Training

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Leyton Sports Ground

485 High Road

London

E10 6PY

United Kingdom

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Getting there:

There is limited parking on the site The nearest tube is Leyton on the Central line. The nearest Overground station is Leyton Midland.

The 69 and 97 buses run from the Underground along Leyton High Road to the Sports Ground

The day is being organised by Waltham Forest Council Sports and Leisure Team and the training is being delivered by Walking for Health.

There is no charge for attending the training. In return, it is asked that you already lead walks or intend to in the future

Aims of the day:

  • Understand the role of a walk leader
  • Be clear about some practicalities of running a safe and enjoyable walk
  • Know that walking is good for us all, and how to help others overcome barriers to joining in
  • Gain the confidence needed to lead a health walk
  • Meet each others, share ideas and trouble-shoot any concerns about walks

Additional Information:

  • Please bring weather-appropriate clothing and footwear – we will be going on a short walk
  • Tea and coffee are provided throughout the day, but please bring a packed lunch (or money to purchase one near-by)
  • Please let me know in advance if you have particular learning or access needs

Further comments/information:

Getting there:

There is limited parking on the site The nearest tube is Leyton on the Central line. The nearest Overground station is Leyton Midland.

The 69 and 97 buses run from the Underground along Leyton High Road to the Sports Ground

The day is being organised by Waltham Forest Council Sports and Leisure Team and the training is being delivered by Walking for Health.

There is no charge for attending the training. In return, it is asked that you already lead walks or intend to in the future

Aims of the day:

  • Understand the role of a walk leader
  • Be clear about some practicalities of running a safe and enjoyable walk
  • Know that walking is good for us all, and how to help others overcome barriers to joining in
  • Gain the confidence needed to lead a health walk
  • Meet each others, share ideas and trouble-shoot any concerns about walks

Additional Information:

  • Please bring weather-appropriate clothing and footwear – we will be going on a short walk
  • Tea and coffee are provided throughout the day, but please bring a packed lunch (or money to purchase one near-by)
  • Please let me know in advance if you have particular learning or access needs

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Leyton Sports Ground

485 High Road

London

E10 6PY

United Kingdom

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