Become a Nationally Certified Nordixx Pole Walking Instructor

Nordic Walking Nova Scotia in cooperation with Nordixx Pole Walking Canada Inc. regularly conducts Nordic Pole Walking Instructor Certification courses in Nova Scotia and PEI. Candidates from New Brunswick and Newfoundland are welcome to attend. Candidates can also obtain their certification by distance education from Halifax. Become a Nordic Pole Walking Leader in your Area.

The Nordixx Pole Walking Instructor's Course 8.5 Hr. Course includes: Pre-clinic online education, Power Point Presentation, Practical Instruction & Course Package. Online Power Point presentation, practical instruction, NPW manual on CD, NPW handouts, plus a set of Nordixx Walker Poles and the NPW Instructors Test. Successful applicants will receive 4.0 CEC credits from CanFitPro Canada and the NPW Diploma upon completion.

Each course is limited to 15 candidates for individual education.

Please email us for detailed information, course description, agenda and application form.

Course Fee:

$195.00 + HST Includes a pair of Nordixx Walker Poles

Upcoming Certification Courses:

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Course Objectives

The main objectives of our certification course are:

  • Learn about the scientific and clinical studies on Nordic Pole Walking
  • Learn the proper, effective Nordic Pole Walking technique developed in Europe
  • Learn how to teach NPW methodically
  • Discuss marketing and marketing support of Nordic Walking Nova Scotia, MRC Associates Inc. and Nordixx Pole Walking Canada

Who We Are

Nordic Walking Nova Scotia is operated by Bill and Esther VanGorder. We offer Nordic Walking clinics and are the Atlantic distributor for industry-leader Nordixx Pole Walking Canada.

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Buy Your Poles and Supplies

Nordic Walking Nova Scotia is your Atlantic source for top quality, authentic, reasonably priced Nordic Walking poles and supplies.

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Learn How Clinics

Our How to Nordic Walking clinics are designed for all adults. Family and children's classes are also offered in separate venues. These introductory events will train you to Nordic Walk properly for the best possible enjoyment and benefit. Our instructors are nationally certified to teach Nordic Walking.

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  • (902) 454-2267

  • Halifax NS Canada

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