When: 5.30pm, 22 October – 3pm, 24 October 2021
Where: South Newton Farm House, Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire PA13 4TE
Cost: £80 (including meals and accommodation, but excluding travel)
This training is open to all members of Girlguiding aged 18+ who would like to:
To start at Level 2 you should have undertaken six walks in any type of country of which:
There is also an assessment course for Level 2 for those who have completed the training and gained the necessary experience.
The training will cover the main topics of the practical and theoretical sessions of the walking scheme, including:
This course can be adapted to cover other aspects to suit particular needs, however it will involve some intense physical activities and being out in all weather conditions.
Accommodation is in bunks, and you will need to bring a lower sheet, pillowcase and a sleeping bag or duvet. If you are not comfortable sharing a room then there is an option to camp, but you would need to bring all your own camping equipment. You can arrive from 5.30pm on Friday evening, supper will be at 7pm and the course starts at 8pm.
Please note, these conditions are subject to change, depending on the latest government guidance:
Once you have booked your place you will receive further information about the course and what to bring. Some outdoor equipment is available to borrow. If you have any particular queries about the course, please email Gillian on email@example.com
Please fill in the booking form and send it to Ann-Marie MacRae at SHQ as per the instructions on the booking form, along with the £30 deposit by 8 October 2021. Grants may be available to subsidise the course – please get in touch if this would be helpful.