Donegal Sports Partnership

Community Walking Leader Training (Level 1&2)

Donegal Sports Partnership 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.

Further information – on all aspects of Community Walk Leader Training contact Tara Curran, Irish Heart Foundation  Email:  

NOTE: these courses are subject to availability from the Irish Heart Foundation.


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