1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
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      Outdoor Adventure Leader
      Outdoor Adventure Guide

Instructs and guides individuals and groups in outdoor adventure activity such as bicycle touring, bushwalking, canoeing, caving, cross country skiing, horse trekking, rafting, rock climbing and sailing.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.

Tasks Include:
  • plans and prepares for individual and group participation in outdoor adventure experiences
  • demonstrates and teaches body movements and skills used
  • plans and supervises outdoor activity skill practice sessions
  • supervises and controls individuals and groups involved in outdoor adventure journeys
  • demonstrates the use of equipment required for participation
  • provides advice on safety measures and risk minimisation strategies for outdoor adventure activities
  • ensures risk minimisation procedures are practiced
  • responds to emergencies during adventure activities by providing first aid assistance and organises means of evacuation
  • may provide advice on such matters as equipment selection and appropriateness of particular destinations or activities

Bushwalking Leader
Caving Guide
Rafting Guide

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