Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation

Course Name: Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation
To train and and assess persons interested in obtaining a Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreaction with a focus on Supervisors within the dive industry
Course Code: SIS40313
Course Duration: Up to 12 months

Diving specialisations are chosen, this qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in:
Guiding outdoor recreation activities in an uncontrolled 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.
A guide operating in an uncontrolled environment has the skills, knowledge and experience that enable them to work independently within a variety of settings and contexts that may be complex and non-routine. Instructing outdoor recreation skills
An instructor has the skills, knowledge and experience to facilitate skill transfer or
development to clients in order that they may participate independently (or with minimal supervision) in outdoor activities. This requires the instructor to be able to:
• transfer required technical skills and knowledge to participants;
• apply a variety of appropriate instructional strategies;
• critique participants technique;
• assess participants skill and knowledge acquisition during and at the end of a program or session.
In all cases those with this qualification would be managing expected and unexpected situations with considerable autonomy. Leadership, guidance and supervision are involved when organising activities of self and others, as well as contributing to technical solutions of a non-routine or contingency nature. Work would be performed in field locations with varied contexts requiring contingency planning and in differing environments such as water-based, using a diverse range of equipment


Blended delivery including online theory, observations, agency delivered training and RPL

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