The Marine Research Diver (MRD) program has been developed by O.R.C.A to meet the needs of marine industry sectors through a collaborative process involving training organisations, universities, aquariums and wild catch industries. The course covers all the requirements of Work, Health and Safety (WHS), codes of practice and nationally recognised performance criteria. Consultation with industry experts ensured that the program became flexible enough to meet the needs of the various industry organisations.
O.R.C.A is the leading RTO in Outdoor Recreation offering units of competency, short courses and qualifications, including Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation through to the Diploma of Outdoor Recreation. O.R.C.A provides students with the opportunity to obtain qualifications for their skills and knowledge. O.R.C.A can assist you in turning your passion for outdoor adventure and scuba diving into a profession. Our passion for watersports and the outdoors is what has driven us to develop programs to meet the needs of the industry and people with a sense of adventure.
O.R.C.A has developed a number of Nationally Recognised Training courses (NRT) in first aid. The Respond Right First Aid courses and training programs have been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to Respond Right in emergency situations at work, in the home or during recreational activities.
TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment is a must for anyone wanting to deliver Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) including First Aid, Tourism, Hospitality and Outdoor Recreation qualifications. This qualification reflects the roles of individuals delivering Training and Assessment services in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector. Achievement of this qualification or an equivalent by trainers and assessors is a requirement of the Australian Quality Training Framework.
Government funding is available in NSW for SIS30413 Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation (SCUBA Diving).
Don’t just get certified get qualified!
If you love the outdoors and are looking at an UNREAL career in the dive/tourism and outdoor recreation industry we have an amazing opportunity to kick start your career and make your dreams come true. O.R.C.A’s Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation course has been designed to give you the highest level of diver training, increase your leadership skills and kick start your divermaster training. The NSW Government is providing funding for eligible candidates which will significantly reduce the costs of your training.