Basic Walking Group Leader Course

Between: 29th February 2020 - 1st March 2020 Location: Kinver Scout Camp Sections: Adult Volunteer

Course Details

Training for Leaders to help them lead safe and exciting walks and hikes with members off all ages.

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.

This course is open to any adult members and Young Leader with or without previous experience of this activity.

Times – Both days of the course run from 9.00 to 5.00

Tutors – All Tutors and Instructors on the course will be members of the County Activity Team

Course Fee – The course cost £45.00 for all participants, adult leaders are able to claim this fee back from the County providing they attend the course in full. The course fee includes refreshments and a light lunch on both days. For those who require it overnight camping is free as is indoor accommodation (subject to availability).

Further details from Kinver Scout Camp – 07736 378965 or

Bookings –

Kinver Scout Camp

Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls