Diploma of Outdoor Recreation

Avondale College of Higher Education

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 planning, implementing and evaluating outdoor recreation programs and activities across a range of activity areas which include complex and non-routine situations.

Course Fee:

International: $40,848

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


33 units: 18 core; 15 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Develop work priorities; Interpret weather conditions in the field; Manage risk in an outdoor activity; Plan outdoor recreation activities; Use resources efficiently; Manage projects; Provide work skill instruction; Manage organisational risk; Establish and maintain OHS systems; Promote compliance with laws and legal principles; Coordinate client service activities; plus more and electives.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02731D

Related Careers:

Recreation Officer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Lake Macquarie No info Yes Full time 2 years
Lake Macquarie No info Yes Part time 4 years
Avondale College of Higher Education is a self-accrediting private provider of Christian higher education, offering a broad range of undergraduate, postgraduate and vocational education (VET) courses. Avondale offers undergraduate degrees in Arts, Business, Science, Education, Nursing, and Theology. Postgraduate studies, from Masters coursework degrees to Doctoral research level, are available in Arts, Education, Philosophy, Leadership and Management, Nursing, Ministry and Theology.

Established in 1897, Avondale operates on two campuses: Lake Macquarie (NSW Central Coast) and Sydney (Wahroonga). Avondale is a member of the worldwide Adventist system of universities and colleges, and welcomes all students who desire higher education in a Christian context.

Students come from all states of Australia and from overseas. Avondale has two residential halls on-campus, where students can take advantage of the social, intellectual, sporting and spiritual activities available.

Provider CRICOS: 02731D

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