Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation - SIS20213

5 Star Training & Consulting Pty Ltd

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree

This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in performing core skills in outdoor recreation environments and assisting with the conduct of a range of outdoor activities. Work may be undertaken as part of a team and would be performed under supervision. Work would be undertaken in field locations such as camps or in indoor recreation centres or facilities, in differing environments such as water-based, dry land and mountainous terrains, using a diverse range of equipment.


  • 15 units: 5 core
  • 10 elective


  • Operate application software packages
  • Select, catch and use bait
  • Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment
  • Demonstrate abseiling skills on artificial surfaces
  • Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions
  • Construct and work simple fishing lures
  • Load and unload livestock
  • Demonstrate simple personal water craft skills in controlled conditions
  • Perform the intermediate skills and tactics of canoeing
  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guides
  • Demonstrate snorkelling activities
  • Demonstrate ski touring skills in a patrolled environment to a basic standard
  • Work effectively in sport and recreation environments
  • Demonstrate alpine skiing skills downhill on beginner terrain
  • Demonstrate basic sailboarding skills in controlled conditions
  • Demonstrate self rescue skills in white water
  • Carry out inspection of trailers
  • Select, rig and use terminal tackle
  • Select and maintain a personal water craft
  • Select, use and maintain fishing tackle outfits
  • Demonstrate basic horse riding skills
  • Prepare and present tour commentaries or activities
  • Demonstrate top rope climbing skills on artificial surfaces
  • Demonstrate surf survival and self rescue skills
  • Drive AWD/4WD vehicles on unsealed roads
  • Catch and handle fish
  • Demonstrate basic off-highway motorcycling skills
  • Minimise environmental impact
  • Work effectively with people with a disability
  • Research and share general information on Australian Indigenous cultures
  • Use hygienic practices for food safety
  • Use and maintain a temporary or overnight site
  • Perform deep water rescues
  • Demonstrate top rope climbing skills on natural surfaces
  • Demonstrate basic off-road cycling skills
  • Conduct interpretation within an outdoor activity
  • Carry out vehicle servicing and maintenance
  • Safeguard an abseiler using a single rope belay system
  • Demonstrate bushwalking skills in a controlled environment
  • Follow occupational health and safety policies
  • Demonstrate basic skills to sail a small boat in controlled conditions
  • Handle horses
  • Assist in conducting outdoor recreation sessions
  • Monitor horse health and welfare
  • Demonstrate basic surfing manoeuvres in controlled conditions
  • Demonstrate simple sea kayaking skills
  • Demonstrate basic cross country skiing skills
  • Locate and attract fish
  • Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities
  • Provide first aid
  • Carry out vehicle inspection
  • Demonstrate abseiling skills on natural surfaces
  • Demonstrate simple canoeing skills
  • Demonstrate basic cycling skills
  • Demonstrate simple kayaking skills
  • Provide daily care for horses
  • Demonstrate horizontal canyoning skills
  • Select, set up and maintain an off-highway motorcycle
  • Maintain sport, fitness and recreation equipment for activities
  • Demonstrate caving skills
  • Demonstrate snowboarding skills on beginner terrain
  • Select, set up and maintain a bike
  • Provide arrival and departure assistance

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Mount Riverview Domestic: $1,400
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