Outdoor Recreation Courses

This qualification 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.


This qualification 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.  

Surfing, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling, Boating, Jet Skiing, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Fishing, Bushwalking, Abseiling...

Do you want to work as an nationally accredited Outdoor Recreation Instructor or Guide in Australia, or internationally*?  Are any of the above activities^ of interest to you?  * Not all countries recognise qualifications gained In Australia.  You should check the requirements of each country before seeking work. ^Not all activities may be available at all times.

Well this is the course for you!  This course gives you the Nationally Recognised Qualification, and included (some outside charges may occur) is the opportunity to get the required licence for your chosen activity or activities.  Why not combine a few of your passions and become highly sought after as an Instructor or Guide working in the exciting world of International travellers who want to experience the great activities on offer in Australia (for example diving on the Great Barrier Reef) or across the globe.