Bushwalking Assistant Leadership Certificate

2020 April Intake – FULL (Please enroll in the July intake)

  • Evening Information Session – Tuesday 24th March
  • Workshop 1 – Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th April
  • 3 Day Walk – 24th to 26th April
  • Workshop 2 – Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th May
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    2020 July Intake

  • Evening Information Session – Tuesday 2nd June
  • Workshop 1 – Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th July
  • 3 Day Walk – 17th to 19th July
  • Workshop 2 – Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd August
  • 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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