community leaders

We work in conjunction with the Irish Heart Foundation to deliver Leader Training for voluntary Community Walking Leaders including;

Community Walk Leader Level 1 

The Level 1 Community Walk Leader Training Course enables participants lead safe, enjoyable and health-promoting walking sessions and programmes in their communities. Key content includes Physical Activity Guidelines and Walking, Legal and Safety Issues, Group Management, Group Formation.

Community Walk Leader Level 2 

The Level 2 Course aims to enable participants organise and lead 'treks' on approved waymarked walking routes, in particular Coillte Trails and Failte Ireland Loops. Key content includes Development of Waymarked Routes, Basic Map Interpretation, Key Websites, Legal and Safety Issues, Group Management, etc.

For further information on all aspects of 

Community Walk Leader Training Courses

contact the Slí na Sláinte Office. (See Partners)

Covid-19 and

Community Leader Training

Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 restrictions around travel and congregating, ALL community

leader training is deferred.