Day Walk Leadership Program

Designed for club leaders, teachers and small business.

Multi Day Bushwalking Leadership Program

Designed for Teachers, Tour Leaders, Club Expedition Leaders

Bushwalk Leader Stages of Accreditation

With 5 stages courses can provide skills and qualifications to potential leaders.

Gordon Begg, chair of Bushwalking Leadership SA

Gordon has a breadth of experience: an assessor and instructor in Mountain Leadership, as well as kayaking, sailing and climbing, and with a previous role as curriculum writer, chief assessor, moderator and chair of the Subject Advisory Committee for Outdoor Education at SACE.

Key experience and qualifications:

  • Advanced Bushwalking Leader, Advisor and Assessor for Bushwalking Leadership SA
  • Former Curriculum writer, Chief Assessor, Moderator and Chair of the Subject Advisory Committee for Outdoor Education at SACE.
  • Course convener and conference presenter at various leadership training and assessment courses.
  • Consultant and/or Chair of various peak outdoor leadership training and assessment panels. Assessor and instructor in Mountain Leadership, White-water and Sea Kayaking, Dinghy Sailing, Lead Climbing and Ski Touring.
  • Chair of Bushwalking Leadership SA and former Chair of Canoe Education in SA.
  • Founding Board member of Outdoors SA.
  • William McDonald Fellowship Awardee 2010. Professional Outdoor Education curriculum development activities in Canada and Switzerland over a 3 month period.
    Involvement in ACARA Health and Physical Education National Curriculum Focus groups.
  • Certificate IV Workplace Training and Assessment
  • Level 3 Sea Kayak Instructor, Level 2 White-water Instructor and AC Assessor
  • Lead Climbing Instructor and SAREA Assessor
  • Sailing Instructor
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • Bus license and powerboat handling certificate
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