Description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in guiding outdoor recreation activities in a controlled environment. It requires technical knowledge of the outdoor recreation activity to be transferred to allow individuals to safely participate in the outdoor activity. It does not provide the skills and knowledge to impart the required level of technical knowledge and expertise to allow participants to independently undertake outdoor recreation activities.

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification by persons without prior outdoor recreation industry experience or formal qualifications is not recommended.

Examples of sufficient relevant skills and knowledge for entry into the qualification may include:

Entry into this qualification and progression between qualification levels will be based on the professional judgement of the RTO, in consultation with the individual.

 

Units of Competency

24 units must be completed:

Core

BSBWOR301B

Organise personal work priorities and   development

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

SISOODR302A

Plan outdoor recreation activities

SISOODR303A

Guide outdoor recreation sessions

SISOOPS201A

Minimise environmental impact

SISOOPS306A

Interpret weather conditions in the field

SISXCAI306A

Facilitate groups

SISXCCS201A

Provide customer service

SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

SISXOHS101A

Follow occupational health and safety policies

SISXRSK301A

Undertake risk analysis of activities

TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

Electives may include  - Challenge Ropes Course - Conduct High Ropes

SISOABL301A

Assist in the facilitation of adventure-based   learning activities

SISOCRP302A

Conduct a high ropes session

Group I - Challenge Ropes Course   - Conduct Low Ropes

SISOABL301A

Assist in the facilitation of adventure-based   learning activities

SISOCRP301A

Conduct a low ropes session

Group AA - SCUBA - Advanced

SISOSCB301A

SCUBA dive in open water to a maximum depth of   18 metres

SISOSCB302A

Complete night dives

SISOSCB303A

Complete deep dives to between 18 and 40 metres

SISOSCB304A

Navigate prescribed routes underwater

Group AB - SCUBA - Dive Guide

SISCAQU202A

Perform basic water rescues

SISOSCB301A

SCUBA dive in open water to a maximum depth of   18 metres

SISOSCB306A

Perform diver rescues

SISOSCB308A

Guide a SCUBA dive

SISOSNK201A

Demonstrate snorkelling activities

SISOSNK302A

Guide snorkelling

Group AC - SCUBA - Master Diver

SISOSCB301A

SCUBA dive in open water to a maximum depth of   18 metres

SISOSCB302A

Complete night dives

SISOSCB303A

Complete deep dives to between 18 and 40 metres

SISOSCB304A

Navigate prescribed routes underwater

SISOSCB305A

Complete underwater search and recovery dives

SISOSCB306A

Perform diver rescues

Group AD - SCUBA - Open Water

SISOSCB301A

SCUBA dive in open water to a maximum depth of   18 metres

SISOSCB306A

Perform diver rescues

SISOSCB313A

Complete computer aided dives