Community Walk Leader

Apply to Become a Community Walk Leader

To apply to become a Community Walk Leader, please fill in the application form below. Before filling in the application form, please read Who Can Become A Community Walk Leader to check you are eligible to apply.

As a Community Walk Leader you commit to meeting the minimum expectations of being a Community Walk Leader. Failure to meet this commitment over a 2 year period and/or communicate this to Walking In Your Community will cause your status of Community Walk Leader to be revoked and you will no longer be covered by the insurance provided under Walking In Your Community.

Please note, if you are unable to attend the Community Walk Leader training day, it is your responsibility to inform the Walking In Your Community team one week prior to the event as a no-show fee of £45 will be charged.

Community walk leader privicy notice 

Personal Details

First name
Name of Community Group / Organisation (if applicable)
Job Title (if applicable)

Contact Details

Town / City

Additional Details

How did you hear about Walking In Your Community?
If 'other', please specify
What is your ethnic origin?
Do you consider yourself to have a disability?
What type of disability?
Learning Disability
Visual Impairment
If 'other', please specify

Relevant Experience

Do you have a valid First Aid Certificate?
If yes, please give name and date of qualification
Have you participated in any other walking courses?
If yes, please give details
Do you have experience of leading groups?
If yes, please give details

Eligibility for the Scheme

Age Range
Are you a regular walker and have a knowledge of walks in your local walking area?
If yes, please give details
Are you a commercial outdoor activity provider or business?
Will you charge people to participate in your WIYC walks?

Eligibility for the Free-of-Charge CWL Training

Are you a volunteer / staff member in a community group / organisation?
If yes, please give details
Do you commit to meeting the minimum expectations of a Community Walk Leader in exchange for free training and ongoing support?


Applicants who are a volunteer or staff member with a Community group or organisation must be nominated by the chairperson or senior staff member of the organisation.
Community group or organisation
Nominator name
Nominator position
Nominator email
If you are not a volunteer or staff member with a Community group or organisation, please leave this section blank.


If you are invited to participate in the Walking in Your Community training, what course, listed on the training calendar would be most suitable?


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