Day Walk Assistant Leadership Certificate Course

2023 Course Dates

Course 1

Training Day – Saturday 13th May

Workshop – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May (Adelaide Hills Location)

Course 2

Training Day – Saturday 19th August

Workshop – Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th August (Adelaide Hills Location)

Day Walk Leader Registration Form

Course Intended for:

This course is ideal for:

  • teachers
  • youth workers
  • personal trainers
  • therapists
  • coaches
  • interested bushwalkers


Nil, however sound bushwalking experiences would be advantageous.


Each participant will be required to undertake some pre-reading, practical assessment during the workshop and a written exam.

In order to pass your assessment you must have the following:

  • Completion of 3 logged walks
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Your formal assessment will require you to plan and undertake a walk as the leader of a group with a minimum of 5 participants with a 5 hour minimum duration. You will be required to source the participants and liaise with your assessor to book in a suitable time.
  • Prior to the walk, you will need to submit a walk plan to your assessor. The walk will need to be planned in a location that you are not familiar with and haven’t walked before.

Training Pathway

This course is part one of the Day Walk Leader Training Course  – Day Walk Assistant Leadership Certificate.

The next qualification in our training pathway is part two of the Day Walk Leader Training Course –  Day Walk Leadership Certificate Course, which will upskill you with the skills and knowledge to become a competent leader.

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