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Walking Group Leader Course - Basic Skills

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H&W County Campsite - Kinver

Kinver Scout Camp

The Compa

Kinver

DY7 6HR

United Kingdom

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A two day course which teaches leaders the basic skills to be a walking group leader

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This is a non-qualification course designed to teach Leaders the skills required lead walks and hikes in areas of the countryside which do not require the Leader to hold a Scout Walking Permit (required for mountainous or remote areas). This is very suitable for Leaders from all sections to attend.

The course can also be seen as a good grounding for those who may aspire to gain a Hill Walking Permit in the future as it will cover the basics of many of the skills required.

Entry Requirements - This course is open to any adult members and with or without previous experience of this activity. The course can also be useful to Young Leaders who wish to gain a Permit to lead this activity but it is suggest that they consult with the Camp Warden before applying (contact details below).

Topics Covered

The Permit Scheme (as applicable to this course)

Equipment

Group Management

Route Planning

Navigation skills

Group Safety

Accommodation - Candidates wishing to stay overnight at Kinver – camping and, if available, indoor accommodation is free. Ask the Warden for details.

Both days run from 09:00 to 17:00

A light lunch plus hot and cold drinks are provided both days.

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H&W County Campsite - Kinver

Kinver Scout Camp

The Compa

Kinver

DY7 6HR

United Kingdom

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