Day Walk Leadership Program

Open to any walker with experience and or training in bushwalking.

Bushwalking Leadership Program

Open to any walker with experience and or training in overnight bushwalking.

Bushwalk Leader Stages of Accreditation

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

2 part leadership program.  Part One: Classroom and In the field training and assessment.   Part Two: Self paced experiential training and assessment.

Day Walk Leadership Program

Part One: Course Enrolment Fee  $285.00

Day Walk Assistant Leadership Certificate 2017

Dates

  • Tuesday 4th July 6-9pm
    Theory Workshop
    Venue to be advised
  • Thursday 6th July 6-9pm
    Walking Equipment, Maps and Safety Session
    Conducted at the Scout Outdoor Centre
  • Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th July 2017
    Practical Training
    Conducted in adjacent Adelaide Hills location (Day 1: Kuitpo Forest, Day 2: Local Mt Lofty Ranges)

About this Course

Become an accredited Day walk Assistant Leader with this industry recognised course.

The course has 3 days content, usually made up of 2 evening sessions and 2 days in the field.  There is some pre reading.

Ideal for teachers, youth workers, personal trainers, therapists, coaches and interested bushwalkers.

The course upskills and then assesses your competence as an assistant day walk leader.

 

Part Two: Day Walk Leadership Certificate  $130.00

To achieve the Day Walk Leader Certificate, candidates need:

  • Day Walk Leader Assistant Certificate
  • 3 logged walks (one as leader)
  • a current senior first aid accreditation
  • Plan and deliver a final assessment day walk.

This final assessment is accompanied by a BLSA Trainer & Assessor. (Assessment fee $130.00)

Coordinator

Rod Quintrell, 0420 589 659

OR contact the Assessments Portfolio holder:
Gordon Begg; 0428 974 759,
Email: gbegg@westminster.sa.edu.au

Cost

Part One: Course Enrolment Fee: $285.00

Part Two: Day Walk Leadership Certificate Assessment Fee: $130.00

Place secured with full payment.

Location

Adelaide & Adelaide Hills.

Enrolment

Course payment must accompany enrolment form. Payment options provided on course enrolment form.

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More About This Course

The following information briefly describes the contents of the course.

The Day Walk Leadership program is equivalent to a 3 day program which will consist of 2 evenings and one weekend.

On receipt of registration and payment further details and course notes will be provided.

The Day Walk Assistant Leadership Certificate

This program is designed to Train Leaders who wish to assist a leader with groups on Day Walks on recognised trails, within 1 hour of outside assistance. Maximum group ratio 1:12 and maximum group size of 20. Walks should be limited to one day duration and extreme weather to be avoided.

The course is also relevant for bushwalkers who wish to further their skill base.

Candidates who display competence in the selected activities will gain this qualification at the completion of the 3 day course.

The Day Walk Leadership Certificate

This program is designed to Train Leaders who wish to lead groups on Day Walks on recognised trails, within 1 hour of outside assistance. Maximum group ratio 1:12 and maximum group size of 20. Walks should be limited to one day duration and extreme weather to be avoided.

We believe this course will provide you with valuable skills and knowledge to become a competent leader.

(For Leading overnight bushwalking and camping, view Bushwalking Assistant Leadership Training.)

Course Convener

  • Rod Quintrell, contact 0420 589 659

Course Costs

  • Enrolment fee, $285.00
  • Group Management Assessment Fee (optional), $130.00

Training Pathway

This course can be used as the first /and second part of a training pathway.

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