What is it?

In­tro­duc­ing groups of peo­ple to the out­doors can be in­cred­i­bly re­ward­ing and worth­while to both par­tic­i­pant and leader. The pos­i­tive in­ter­ac­tion a leader has with par­tic­i­pants is cru­cial to achiev­ing safe and

NZOIA, Skills Ac­tive and Moun­tain­bike NZ are ex­cited to launch a work­places, on ter­tiary pro­grammes and through work­shop as­sess­ment the part­ner or­gan­i­sa­tions.

to­wards a ca­reer in out­door re­cre­ation and out­door ed­u­ca­tion.

of two mod­ules: The core com­pul­sory mod­ule One strand of the trainee’s choice - ei­ther Ab­seil­ing, Bush walk­ing, Kayaking, Moun­tain bik­ing, Rock climb­ing or Sea kayaking.

The core com­pul­sory mod­ule cov­ers the knowl­edge and skills re­lated to as­sess­ing and man­ag­ing emer­gency care sit­u­a­tions, knowl­edge of lead­er­ship in out­door re­cre­ation, con­cepts of ba­sic risk man­age­ment, only has to be com­pleted once.

The strands fo­cus on spe­cialised skills re­quired for var­i­ous out­door re­cre­ation ac­tiv­i­ties and recog­nise the skills and knowl­edge to lead out­door ac­tiv­i­ties in the fol­low­ing low-risk en­vi­ron­ments. in place Bush walk­ing: of less than one day on clearly formed tracks an­chors or haul cords are in place, in­clud­ing climb­ing walls Sea kayaking: Shel­tered coastal waters and larger lakes

Who is it for?

out­doors and pro­vide safe pos­i­tive ex­pe­ri­ences at an in­tro­duc­tory level. teach­ers, scout and guide lead­ers, tourism op­er­a­tors.

(In­struc­tion). For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact: train­ info@skill­sac­ www.skill­sac­

0508 a SKILLS (0508 475 4557)

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