Open to any walker with experience and or training in bushwalking.
Open to any walker with experience and or training in overnight bushwalking.
With 5 stages courses can provide skills and qualifications to potential leaders.
This will include assessment of your skills in the following areas:
You will be walking in a small group of other candidates accompanied by an Assessor. A small coursework booklet will be supplied for you to fill out during the walk.
North of Burra (Estimated time from central Adelaide is 2.5 hours).
Sunday, late afternoon.
Candidates should be prepared for a two-day and one night bushwalk. You are to be appropriately equipped with clothing, equipment and food for this location and period of time. Surplus camping equipment will be rationalised at the beginning of the exercise. You should NOT assume that you will be sharing shelter and rations with specific peoples and must therefore be totally self-sufficient in these aspects. Access to a water supply will be arranged late on Saturday afternoon. You should assume no other access to water until the end of the process on Sunday afternoon.
$180.00, which must be paid at time of enrolment.
Place secured with full payment.
You will need to purchase a CAROONA 1:50,000 sheet (The Scout Outdoor Centre has them in stock)
Bush Walking Leadership Admin email@example.com
OR contact the Assessments Portfolio holder:
Gordon Begg; 0428 974 759, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Course payment must occur at the time enrolment form is lodged.
Payment options provided on course enrolment form.
Candidates should be able to respond appropriately to the following range of incidents in terms of the aspects outlined below.
(i) Hyper/hypothermia, (ii) Asthma attack, (iii)blisters, (iv) sprained ankle, (v) cuts and contusions, (vi) unconsciousness, (vii) member(s) of the party missing, (viii) group lost, (ix) abdominal and muscular cramps, (x) epilepsy, (xi) diabetes, (xii) snake bite.
You will be working towards completing a number of the national modules listed below:
Bushwalk Leader (Guide Intermediate Bushwalks)