Train to be an Outdoor Leader
Take your love for the outdoors to the next level with Certificate in Assistant Outdoor Leadership
The NZ certificate in assistant outdoor leadership, is a national qualification developed by Skills Active specifically to meet the needs of the Outdoor Recreation industry. AdventureWorks is a registered Private Training Establishment with NZQA and holds accreditation to deliver this program. We are also a Registered Adventure Activity provider
Level 3, 40 credits
Full-time, 12 weeks
Starting Mid Feb 2019
Fees free, click here to check your eligibility, if you are not eligible or do not want to use this contact us.
Based at Unitec campus Mount Albert
• Leadership skills
• Technical skills including ropes course, mountain bike and tramping
• Risk management
• Group management
• Facilitation skills
This program has been designed to support students going on American summer camps. You will prepare for specialist camp instructor and support roles. On completion of this program students will be trained in a range of activities including Abseil ,Challenge Ropes Course, Adventure Based Learning and group management.
The course will be led by an experienced outdoor education teacher and instructor and supported by our team of passionate and enthusiastic outdoor instructors.
You will need some basic outdoor equipment such as tramping boots, waterproof jacket, appropriate outdoor clothing et cetera. We have lots of equipment that we can help sort you out with if you don’t have this.
Each week will include a combination of classroom and outdoor learning. The classroom work will be based at Unitec, the outdoor activity learning will be in Auckland/Northland and Waikato regions. We will provide transport for off-site events.
This course as the first step towards further study and training in the outdoor education/recreation, adventure tourism and guiding industries. If you’re interested in further study it will serve as a recognised foundation for entry higher level courses.
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