Our courses offer a pathway into the outdoor adventure industry and focus on training students up to become qualified rock climbing instructors, kayak and canoe coaches, hill-walking and mountaineering leaders, expedition leaders, high-ropes and zip wire instructors, etc.
The Units covered by the qualification are;
Unit 01 Outdoor industry awareness
This unit provides an introduction for learners to the UK outdoor industry. Learners will investigate the structure and organisation of the industry as well as job roles and responsibilities.
Unit 02 Develop a personal effectiveness profile and action plan
In this unit learners will assess their own current abilities and reflect on their own performance in respect of communication, team working and leadership skills. This will lead to the development of an action plan, identifying areas of potential personal development.
Unit 03 Assist in the delivery of an outdoor activity session
This unit covers planning, preparation, leading and concluding an activity session at an outdoor centre.
Unit 04 Job and training search skills