Freshwater creek excursion

Vertical Rescue Course

FACE 2 FACE

This course is delivered at various sites around Queensland and is delivered over a 3 month period. Each course consists of 2 practical weekends.

RPL

These units can be completed via RPL if you are currently working in an outdoor recreation environment and have access to experienced outdoor leaders with a qualification in Vertical Rescue who would be willing to vouch for your skills.

Working at height can provide some excellent opportunities for students to learn teamwork, communication and problem solving skills. Vertical Rescue skills are important as they allow you to deal with any unexpected situations that may arise safely and confidently. This course will provide (or give you a chance to refresh) the skills and knowledge required to perform rescues at height. It has been designed to provide opportunities for experienced climbers to move through the course quickly or for beginning leaders to be able to take the time to consolidate their skills before assessment.

As with all of our courses we pay special attention to how this activity can be used educationally. Paying specific attention to teaching strategies, active reflection methods and how to help your group members transfer their learning to everyday life.

The course is run over 2 days and covers:

  • Setup of Rescue Anchors
  • Personal Abseiling
  • Ascending a rope
  • Rescue of an injured participant on a vertical surface
  • Rescue of an unconscious participant on a vertical surface

Upcoming Courses


Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost
Vertical Rescue - Assessment Day for October Course 25/11/2017 25/11/2017 $450

Kids enjoying indoor climbing

Climbing Artificial Guide Course

FACE 2 FACE

This course is delivered at various sites around Queensland and is delivered over a 3 month period. Each course consists of 2 practical weekends.

RPL

These units can be obtained via RPL if you are currently working in an outdoor recreation environment and have access to experienced outdoor leaders with Climbing qualifications who would be willing to vouch for your skills.

Climbing is an excellent tool for outdoor leaders to help student learn teamwork, communication and problem solving skills. This course will provide (or give you a chance to refresh) the skills and knowledge required to guide a group of climbers on an artificial climbing wall. It has been designed to provide opportunities for experienced leaders to move through the course quickly or for beginning leaders to be able to take the time to consolidate their skills before assessment.

As with all of our courses we pay special attention to how this activity can be used educationally by paying specific attention to teaching strategies, active reflection methods and how to help your group members transfer their learning to everyday life.

The course is run over 2 days and covers:

  • basic climbing skills
  • anchor setup
  • rescue methods
  • group management
  • teaching and reflection strategies

If you would like us to send you out an information pack so you can see:

  • How the training will be delivered and what assessment will be required.
  • The units of competency that make up the course
  • Some information about the trainers and assessors providing the course
  • Guidelines to help you decide if this course is suitable

Upcoming Courses


Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost
Artificial Climbing Guide 28/10/2017 29/10/2017 $450

Snorkelling

Snorkelling

FACE 2 FACE

This course is delivered at various sites around Queensland and is delivered over a 3 month period. Each course consists of 2 practical weekends.

RPL

Both EQ and private school teachers may apply for a Recognition of Prior Learning for the competency SISOSNK403A Instruct Snorkelling Activities. This accredited short course is designed to give successful participants the skills and knowledge to plan, instruct and evaluate practical snorkelling sessions for your students.

This course is designed to enable participants to achieve the skills and knowledge required to conduct a range of snorkelling activites in confined and or open water conditions. This short course may also apply to outdoor recreation leaders working for outdoor education or adventure providers, volunteer groups, not for profit organisations or government agencies.

NOTE: An editable version of this RPL Kit can be downloaded here.

If you are looking for a snorkelling qualification to allow you to meet Education Queensland’s Risk Management guidelines (CARA) this course is for you. The training has been specifically developed for teachers and outdoor leaders delivering snorkelling activities to school students.

The course is run over 2 days and covers:

  • snorkelling skills
  • guiding snorkelling sessions
  • a trip to an offshore snorkelling site
  • rescue methods
  • group management
  • teaching and reflection strategies

If you would like us to send you out an information pack so you can see:

  • How the training will be delivered and what assessment will be required.
  • The units of competency that make up the course
  • Some information about the trainers and assessors providing the course
  • Guidelines to help you decide if this course is suitable

Upcoming Courses


Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost

Tallebudgera Beach School

Pool Lifeguard Course

FACE 2 FACE

This course provides you with the ability to receive your Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue) and your Pool Lifeguard Skillset all in one course.

The Pool Lifeguard skill set is the nationally recognised award required to work as a Pool Lifeguard.

If you already have the qualification and it is less than 2 years old and just need it updated to meet currency requirements please let us know as a re-certification courses are available.

Upcoming Courses are listed below:

Upcoming Courses


Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost
Pool Lifeguard Course 04/12/2017 05/12/2017 $499

Water and sustainability

Provide First Aid

FACE 2 FACE

This course can be delivered at various sites in SE Queensland and is delivered via a 1 day course.

Provide First Aid – HLTAID003 is the National Standard in First Aid and includes HLTAID001 Provide CPR along with extensive first aid management training and practice.

The course can be provided at your school or workplace or alternatively, at our Tallebudgera Training Centre.

Upcoming Courses

Canoe/Kayak Guide Course

FACE 2 FACE

This course is delivered at various sites around Queensland and is delivered over a 2 day time frame. There is also the opportunity for learners who need a little more time to consolidate and demonstrate their skills to attend an extra day if required.

RPL

These units can be undertaken via RPL if you are currently working in an outdoor recreation environment and have access to experienced outdoor leaders with a qualification in Canoeing / Kayaking who would be willing to vouch for your skills.

Flat water canoeing and kayaking is an excellent tool for outdoor leaders to help students learn teamwork, communication and problem solving skills. This course will provide (or give you a chance to refresh) the skills and knowledge required to guide a group of canoeists on flatwater. It has been designed to provide opportunities for experienced leaders to move through the course quickly, or for beginning leaders to be able to take the time to consolidate their skills before assessment.

As with all of our courses we pay special attention to how this activity can be used educationally by paying specific attention to teaching strategies, active reflection methods and how to help your group members transfer their learning to everyday life.

The course is run over 2 days and covers:

  • basic skills of canoeing/kayaking
  • deep water rescues
  • navigation
  • group management
  • teaching and reflection strategies

If you would like us to send you out an information pack so you can see:

  • How the training will be delivered and what assessment will be required.
  • The units of competency that make up the course
  • Some information about the trainers and assessors providing the course
  • Guidelines to help you decide if this course is suitable

Upcoming Courses


Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost

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