Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation

Fairbridge Western Australia Inc

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 guiding outdoor recreation activities in a controlled environment. It requires technical knowledge of the outdoor recreation activity to be transferred to allow individuals to safely participate in the outdoor activity. It does not provide the skills and knowledge to impart the required level of technical knowledge and expertise to allow participants to independently undertake outdoor recreation activities.

Entry Requirements:

Relevant employment experience


24 units: 12 core; 12 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Organise personal work priorities and development; Provide first aid; Plan outdoor recreation activities; Guide outdoor recreation sessions; Minimise environmental impact; Interpret weather conditions in the field; Facilitate groups; Provide customer service; Respond to emergency situations; Follow OHS policies; Undertake risk analysis of activities; Provide work skill instruction. Electives: Apply single pitch abseiling skills on artificial surfaces; Guide bushwalks in a controlled environment; Guide canoeing trips on flat and undemanding water; Demonstrate caving skills; Apply climbing skills on natural surfaces; Guide on-road cycle tours; plus more.

Related Careers:

Recreation Officer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Pinjarra No info No 1 year
Pinjarra No info No Full time 1 year
Pinjarra No info No 1 year
Pinjarra No info No Part time 1 year
Established in 2003, Fairbridge Western Australia Inc is a Registered Training Organisation which is primarily a youth development facility; however the village is open to all people. The income generated from business activities helps to support work with young people. This historic village at Pinjarra offers self-contained accommodation as well as providing nationally accredited training in conservation and land management, outdoor recreation and business studies.

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