Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 28 Conc £0 Full £35 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Friday 10:00 - 15:00 10 MAC 20/09/2019 29/11/2019 AW1260

What will the course cover?

General map reading skills, learning about the countryside, health & safety.

Who is the course for?

A walk covering 4-5 miles over rougher terrain. Some stiles and hills may be encountered. This level is suitable for able walkers or a as a progression from the beginners level.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

You should be a reasonable walker who can cope with rough ground/stiles and hills. expect to walk at least 4 miles.

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

Have improved map reading skills, improved levels of fitness.

How is the course organised?

The first week of each term will be classroom based with a local walk. Thereafter, meet at the MAcbeth Centre for 10am where you wil be driven to the walk site. Expect to return by 3pm

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

none required

How will my progress be assessed?

No formal assessment is required.

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

Move to the advanced ramble and/or join other walking groups

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

You will pay a registration fee of either £28.00, borough residents, or £35.00 out-of-borough plus £5 each time you come to cover the transport costs. Ensure that you are appropriately dressed with walking boots/shoes. Walking poles should be used as well. Please bring a packed lunch and plenty of water to drink.

What support is available?

none for this class