Bushwalking Assistant Leadership Certificate

2021 Course Dates

Course 1 – April Intake (FULL)

Workshop 1: Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th April – Para Wirra Recreation Park

3 Day Walk: Saturday 24th – Monday 26th April – Mambray Creek

Workshop 2: Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th May – Mt Crawford

Course 2 – July Intake

Workshop 1: Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th July – Para Wirra Recreation Park

3 Day Walk: Friday 16th – Sunday 18th July – Mambray Creek

Workshop 2: Saturday 31st July & Sunday 1st August – Mt Crawford

Bushwalking Leadership Assistant Course Registration Form

Training commences with the Bushwalking Assistant Leadership Course, a series of practical workshops (including a 3 day bushwalk with an advisor).

  • This unit covers risk management, planning, leadership, group management, emergency response, search and rescue, navigation and a 3-day Advisor accompanied field experience.

Prerequisites for Admission

There are prerequisites criteria to meet.

Training Pathway

The course above is only for an Assistant Leader to lead multi-day walks. The next qualification in our training pathway is Level 2 – Bushwalking Leadership Certificate, which aims to equip candidates to:

  • competently lead groups of lesser experienced walkers on walks of up to 3 days, mainly utilizing tracks and trails within a half-day walk of assistance in case of emergency.
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