CERTIFICATE II IN OUTDOOR RECREATION

National ID: SIS20213 | State ID: J755

 

This qualification will provide students with the practical skills and knowledge to work as an assistant guide in the Marine Tourism, Tourism and Outdoor Recreation industry

The core skills covered are the fundamentals of snorkelling and kayaking, minimal impact, fishing, assisting in planning and running outdoor activities, food preparation on a vessel, safety and first aid, elements of shipboard safety.

Scuba diving is also offered as an optional addition to the course, with the capacity for you to train up to a level that will allow you to work as a dive guide on an international level.

This qualification will prepare you for the certificate III in Outdoor Recreation

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an assistant outdoor recreational/tour guide or gain hospitality positions within the tourism industry. 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.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Maritime
Duration

One semester

How Full Time (On Campus)
When Available Semester 2, 2017

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an assistant outdoor recreational/tour guide or gain hospitality positions within the tourism industry. 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.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

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Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

ESS

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply basic survival skills in the event of vessel abandonment MARF001 WH829
Follow procedures to minimise and fight fires on board a vessel MARF002 WH830
Meet work health and safety requirements MARF004 WH833
Survive at sea using survival craft MARF005 WH832

QS Fishing

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Catch and handle fish SISOFSH201A D6378
Locate and attract fish SISOFSH206A D6383

QS Kayaking

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Demonstrate simple sea kayaking skills SISOKYS201A D6407
Perform deep water rescues SISOCNE202A D6312

QS Recreation Sessions

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in conducting outdoor recreation sessions SISOODR201A D6422
Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions SISXCAI102A D6214
Follow occupational health and safety policies SISXOHS101A D6201
Work effectively in sport and recreation environments SISXIND101A D6194

QS Snorkelling

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Demonstrate snorkelling activities SISOSNK201A D6496
Perform basic water rescues SISCAQU002 AVD76

QS Stand alone

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Cook on board a vessel SFIFISH202C D9216
Maintain sport, fitness and recreation equipment for activities SISXFAC207 WG048
Minimise environmental impact SISOOPS201A D6428
Provide first aid HLTAID003 WG732
Respond to emergency situations SISXEMR201A D6186

Late applications for Semester 2 2017 for this course can still be made for any remaining places, you can express your interest to study this course full time in Semester 2 2017 via our Apply and Enrol page.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements, please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated July 21, 2017