Make your job or hobby a “walk in the park” – become a Nordic Walking instructor.

People learn Nordic Walking for a variety of reasons. Whether it is because they want stay healthy, get fit, reduce their weight, become more mobile or simply enjoy the great outdoors, learning the correct technique has a significant impact on the benefits and enjoyment people get from Nordic Walking.

Being a Nordic Walking Instructor, helping people achieve their goals and get more enjoyment from their walk can be extremely rewarding.

The International Nordic Walking Federation (INWA) is the Global Governing Body for Nordic Walking. INWA sets the standards for how Nordic Walking is taught and practiced, and develops the education material used for Nordic Walking Instructor training around the World.

As the local arm of INWA, Nordic Walking Australia provides the only INWA accredited training course for Nordic Walking Instructors, taught in accordance with the standards

We run regular courses around Australia. Our INWA Accredited Instructor Course runs for two days. The cost is $595 per person and includes:

  • The new, updated INWA 10 Step Instructor Manual
  • A 50% discount on a pair of Gabel Nordic Walking poles if you do not already have your own poles
  • The first 3 months membership of Nordic Walking Australia free.

The next round of Instructor courses have just been announced as follows:


Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd July, 2023  –  Centennial Park, Paddington


Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August, 2023  –  Fawkner Park, South Yarra


Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June, 2023  –  New Farm Park, New Farm

For more information on how to become an Instructor, earnings potential and more, download our “Instructor Information Pack” by clicking on the pdf link.