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Diploma of Outdoor Recreation: Advanced Entry - By assessment and RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) only
National Course Code: SIS50310
TAFE NSW Course Number: SIS50310-01V06
Blue Mountains College, Wentworth Falls Campus
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Government Subsidised
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This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in planning, implementing and evaluating outdoor recreation programs and activities across a range of activity areas which include complex and non-routine situations. Work would be undertaken autonomously with responsibility for management, leadership of others and maintenance of resources. Work would be performed in and for field locations with varied contexts requiring contingency planning.
The following are indicative job roles for this qualification:
* operations manager
* outdoor guide (uncontrolled environment)
* outdoor instructor
* program manager
This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of endorsement.
This is an Advanced Entry level course
To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...
If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.
To gain entry into this qualification, it is advised that a current first aid certificate is held.
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:
* Previous qualification at the AQF level below
* Previous experience in the outdoor recreation industry and interest in outdoor pursuits
Entry into this qualification and progression between qualification levels will be based on the professional judgement of the RTO, in consultation with the individual.
Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.
||Apply multi pitch abseiling skills on natural surfaces
||Apply advanced bushwalking skills in alpine areas
||Demonstrate basic cycling skills
||Plan outdoor recreation activities
||Manage natural resources
||Promote compliance with laws and legal principles
||Provide work skill instruction
||Operate communications systems and equipment
||Apply river crossing skills
||Apply advanced vertical canyoning skills
||Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment
||Evaluate policy for an outdoor organisation
||Coordinate client service activities
||Support implementation of environmental management practices
||Perform basic water rescues
||Apply bushwalking skills in uncontrolled landscapes
||Establish complex belays in canyons
||Apply navigation skills in an intermediate environment
||Interpret weather conditions in the field
||Coordinate emergency responses
||Use resources efficiently
||Establish ropes for multi pitch abseiling on natural surfaces
||Guide bushwalks in an uncontrolled environment
||Demonstrate basic off-road cycling skills
||Manage risk in an outdoor activity
||Interpret weather for mountain environments
||Safeguard an abseiler using a single rope belay system
||Instruct bushwalks in an uncontrolled environment
||Instruct canyoning skills
||Navigate in uncontrolled environments
||Apply search and rescue skills
||Coordinate facility and equipment acquisition and maintenance
||Manage organisational risks
||Develop work priorities
||Instruct abseiling on multi pitch natural surfaces
||Apply vertical canyoning skills
||Apply advanced off-road cycling skills
||Develop and coordinate programs incorporating outdoor activities
||Perform complex vertical rescues
||Establish and maintain occupational health and safety systems
The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.
The indicative cost of this course is $4,230.
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census Date||Amount|
|18BMT00179||Diploma of Outdoor Recreation - UOS1||13 Aug 2018||21 Sep 2018||3 Sep 2018||$1,410|
|18BMT00182||Diploma of Outdoor Recreation - UOS2||24 Sep 2018||9 Nov 2018||5 Nov 2018||$1,410|
|18BMT00185||Diploma of Outdoor Recreation - UOS3||5 Nov 2018||14 Dec 2018||3 Dec 2018||$1,410|
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.
For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.
Start Date: 13 Aug 2018
Flexible: 20 hours per week x 18 Weeks
Mondays from 11 am for 6 hours, Tuesdays from 1 pm for 7 hours, Wednesdays from 9 am for 7 hours. Please note: timetable is subject to change.
To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option or contact the TAFE NSW Penrith Service Centre for assistance on 131 870.
Please attend a Compulsory Information Session on:
Wednesday 27 June 2018 at 5.30 pm
Block F, Ground Floor, Room FG10
TAFE NSW Blue Mountains (Wentworth Falls)
Mitchell St, Wentworth Falls
A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI www.usi.gov.au. If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.
18BMT-201 S:13/8/2018 E:14/12/2018
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