Bushwalking Assistant Leadership Certificate

Bushwalking Assistant Leader

The bushwalking level have been aligned to the following national training package units. You will need to go through a recognition of prior learning (RPL) process with Regency TAFE who we have had a previous training relationship with to gain these units.

  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • PUAOPE002B Operate communications systems and equipment
  • SISOBWG201A Demonstrate bushwalking skills in a controlled environment
  • SISOBWG303A Guide bushwalks in a controlled environment
  • SISONAV201A Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment
  • SISOOPS201A Minimise environmental impact
  • SISOOPS306A Interpret weather conditions in the field
  • SISXEMR201A Respond to emergency situations
  • SISXOHS101A Follow OHS policies
  • SISXRSK301A Undertake risk analysis of activities
Bushwalking Leadership Certificate

Bushwalking Leader (Bushwalking Guide Intermediate Environment)

These units are provided post Assistant Leader Course. You will also need to seek recognition of prior learning (RPL) for these if you complete the process later.

Plus above units

  • SISOBWG302A Apply intermediate bushwalking skills
  • SISOBWG405A Guide intermediate bushwalks
  • SISONAV302A Apply navigation skills in an intermediate environment
  • SISOODR302A Plan outdoor recreation activities
  • SISOODR303A Guide outdoor recreation sessions
  • SISOODR404A Manage risk in an outdoor activity
  • SISOOPS202A Use and maintain a temporary or overnight site
  • SISOPS304A Plan for minimal environmental impact
  • SISXCAI006 Facilitate groups
  • SISXEMR201A Coordinate emergency responses
  • SISXOHS402A Implement and monitor OHS policies
Advanced Bushwalking Leader Course

Advanced Bushwalking Leader (Bushwalking Guide Uncontrolled Environment)

Plus above units

  • SISOBWG404A Apply river crossing skills
  • SISOBWG406A Apply bushwalking skills in uncontrolled landscapes
  • SISOBWG508A Apply advanced bushwalking skills in arid areas
  • SISOBWG510A Guide bushwalks in an uncontrolled environment
  • SISONAV403A Navigate in uncontrolled environments
  • SISOOPS305A Provide first aid in a remote location.
Advanced bushwalking skills in alpine areas


This cluster will be in the agreement, however students will not be enrolled in these units. When this cluster is conducted students will be able to go through the RPL process)

  • SISOBWG507A Apply advanced bushwalking skills in alpine areas
  • SISOOPS509A Interpret weather for mountain environments
  • SISOSKT408A Apply snow craft skills for overnight touring
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