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RHACC Walk and Talk in Richmond
S00982

Short walks around Richmond suitable for people who want to be more active both physically and in terms of connecting with new people (both beneficial to wellbeing). The walks will be gentle but may include some light to moderate slopes, steps and uneven surfaces. Comfortable and suitable clothing and footwear are recommended.

Course Content

Walking and talking. Encouragement to walk at a comfortable pace to increase heart rate and breathing but allowing all participants to talk as they walk to promote positive wellbeing and health.

Safety Information
We want to keep you safe while you are at RHACC and as such all on-site classes will be run under strict social distancing guidelines with smaller class sizes and additional hygiene procedures in place. Please act responsibly and do not attend the class if you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has. Please see government advice here.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on the start date of the course.

This course is suitable for you if you want to become more active and/or meet new people with a common interest in walking, talking and exploring Richmond at a gentle pace. You need to be able to walk unaided at a gentle to moderate pace.

First Class Requirements

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for gentle to moderate walking pace which may include some moderate slopes, steps and uneven surfaces.
Meeting point at the RHACC coffee shop and returning to the coffee shop at the end of the walk. Refreshments not included although drinking water available on site.

Attendance Requirements

As this course has limited spaces all wishing to attend should enrol to ensure they can join in on the walk.

Assessment Methods

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for gentle to moderate walking pace which may include some moderate slopes, steps and uneven surfaces.
Meeting point at the RHACC coffee shop and returning to the coffee shop at the end of the walk. Refreshments not included although drinking water is available on site.

Additional Information

Some of our courses are now delivered through remote learning, including video conferencing (using Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Skype) and email contact with your tutor.

If your course is indicated as an ONLINE COURSE, you will need either a PC (with a camera and microphone), laptop, tablet, smartphone and access to the internet to be able to join the lessons. Lessons will run at the published time – so be ready and set up to join in.

We hope you will enjoy this new approach to learning – many of our learners have commented on how they are enjoying the classes and have improved their IT and digital skills in the process.

Please don't worry if some of this is new to you - you are not alone! See here for guidance on how to use our simple software. If you are experiencing any problems with connection or installing software for your online class please contact our eLearning support team via the Student Intranet Portal: https://my.rhacc.ac.uk. We are here to help you.

As this course has limited spaces all wishing to attend should enrol to ensure they can join in on the walk.