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Training

Guiding groups in the outdoors requires a diverse range of skills. Outdoors WA supports the ongoing training and skill development of outdoor leaders in WA. Below you’ll find a range of training providers that can assist you in developing and maintaining your skills as an outdoor leader.

If you're an Outdoor Recreation Training Provider and you are not listed below, please contact Outdoors WA to find out more. 

Upcoming Professional Development Events:

08-Oct-2020:  PD: Coastal Guide (sit on top) Course - Capricorn Sea Kayaking 
09-Oct-2020:  PD Outback Survival Course: Bob Cooper 
18-Oct-2020:  PD: Stand Up Paddle coaching course- Surfing WA 
20-Oct-2020:  PD: Instruct Snorkelling - Perth Scuba 
05-Nov-2020:  PD: School Teachers Aquatic Rescue - RLSWA 
09-Nov-2020:  PD: Flat Water Instructors Course - Kayaking - Adventure Training Consultants 
11-Nov-2020:  PD: Flat Water Canoeing Instructors Course - Adventure Training Consultants 
24-Nov-2020:  PD: School Teachers Aquatic Rescue - RLSWA 
28-Nov-2020:  PD: Enclosed Sea Skills Course - Capricorn Sea Kayaking 
01-Dec-2020:  PD: Sea Guide Course - Capricorn Sea Kayaking 
04-Dec-2020:  PD: School Teachers Aquatic Rescue - RLSWA 
05-Dec-2020:  PD: Dinghy Instructors Course - Sailing Australia 
07-Dec-2020:  PD: Coastal Guide (sit on top) Course - Capricorn Sea Kayaking 
12-Dec-2020:  PD: Abseiling and Top Roping Climbing Guide - Outdoor Discoveries 
15-Dec-2020:  PD: School Teachers Aquatic Rescue - RLSWA 
29-Sep-2021:  PD: NATIONAL OUTDOOR EDUCATION CONFERENCE — NOEC 2021 - Postponed 

Course Calendars:

Calendar August - December 2020

Outdoor Training Providers:  

The following providers will conduct training courses on an as needs basis.  Please contact the provider directly to discuss your requirements.

Organisation  Website Type of training
Cycling Australia  www.ridenation.com.au  Cycling Australia School Teachers Training
Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions https://parks.dpaw.wa.gov.au/activity/caving
 Giant Cave, Extended Giant Cave, Cave Leader
Friends of Adventure(Fairbridge)  http://friendsofadventure.org/
 Rock climbing, abseiling, canoeing, bush walking, low and high ropes courses
Mountain Biking Australia  www.mtba.org.au/development/coaching/
 Level 0, 1 MTB Coaches course
Orienteering WA  www.orienteeringwa.org.au  Level 0 Coaches Course
Paddle WA  www.paddlewa.asn.au  Paddle Australia Qualification Scheme courses, canoe, kayak in flat and white water.
Rock'n'Roll Mountain Biking  www.rockandrollmountainbike.com.au  Level 0 MTB Coaches Course
Sea Adventure Downunder  www.seaadventuredownunder.com.au Instruct Snorkelling 
Sandy Robson Sea School  http://www.sandy-robson.com/sea-school.html
Sea Guide, Leader & Instructor Courses
SpaceChameleon Adventures 
 www.spacechameleonadventures.com.au Abseiling, rope climbing, flat and moving canoeing
Surfing WA  www.surfingwa.org.au Level 0, 1 Coaches Course
Western Paddle  www.westernpaddle.com.au Rescue, guide and instructor for flat, whitewater and sea
   








                  
     

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Tertiary Training:

Notre Dame University in Fremantle provides a Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation in the School of Health Sciences. It aims to provide essential knowledge, practical skills and leadership opportunities to individuals who want to work in the outdoor industry. Link

South Metropolitan TAFE provides an entry level Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation.This Qualification develops knowledge and skills for employability as an independent guide within the Marine Tourism, Tourism and Outdoor Recreation industry.The core skills covered includes planning and guiding outdoor recreation activities, marine and shore based tour guiding, snorkel and kayak guiding, OHS and risk management, first aid, elements of shipboard safety, food preparation on a vessel and quality service. Link






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