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Qualification details

SIS20210 - Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation (Release 3)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by and equivalent to SIS20213 - Certificate II in Outdoor RecreationIntent of the qualification remains unchanged. HLTFA301C Apply first aid replaced with HLTAID003 Provide first aid in the core. 13/Dec/2013
Supersedes SRO20206 - Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation 06/Jun/2011
Supersedes SRO20306 - Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation (Multiple Activities) 06/Jun/2011

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
3 (this release) 06/Mar/2013
(View details for release 2) 28/Nov/2011
(View details for release 1) 07/Jun/2011

Units of competency

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ICAICT203A - Operate application software packagesOperate application software packagesElective
SISOFSH202A - Select, catch and use baitSelect, catch and use baitElective
SISONAV201A - Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environmentDemonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environmentElective
SISOABA201A - Demonstrate abseiling skills on artificial surfacesDemonstrate abseiling skills on artificial surfacesElective
SISXCAI102A - Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessionsAssist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessionsElective
SISOFSH205A - Construct and work simple fishing luresConstruct and work simple fishing luresElective
AHCLSK207A - Load and unload livestockLoad and unload livestockElective
SISOPWC202A - Demonstrate simple personal water craft skills in controlled conditionsDemonstrate simple personal water craft skills in controlled conditionsElective
SISSCNO201A - Perform the intermediate skills and tactics of canoeingPerform the intermediate skills and tactics of canoeingElective
SISXEMR201A - Respond to emergency situationsRespond to emergency situationsElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 452215 Outdoor Adventure Instructor 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 6396-13 Outdoor Adventure Leader 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0921 Sport And Recreation 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Recreational Sport 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Outdoor Activity Assistant 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 452215 Outdoor Adventure Instructor 18/Nov/2011 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 6396-13 Outdoor Adventure Leader 18/Nov/2011 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0921 Sport And Recreation 18/Nov/2011 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 07/Jun/2011 
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Modification History

The version details of this endorsed qualification are the table below. The latest information is at the top.

Release 

Comments 

3

Editorial updates.

The following unit has been removed from Group L – Horse Riding:

  • RTE2130A Ride and care for horses and equipment

Group L- Horse Riding and Group K – Horse Care combined

Elective groups recoded.

Updated units.

Description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in performing core skills in outdoor recreation environments and assisting with the conduct of a range of outdoor activities.

Work may be undertaken as part of a team and would be performed under supervision. Work would be undertaken in field locations such as camps or in indoor recreation centres or facilities, in differing environments such as water-based, dry land and mountainous terrains, using a diverse range of equipment.

Job roles 

The following are indicative job roles for this qualification:

  • outdoor activity assistant
  • outdoor participant

Pathways Information

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of endorsement.

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable

Employability Skills Summary

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS QUALIFICATION SUMMARY 

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills required by the outdoor recreation industry for this qualification. The employability skills facets described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on packaging options.

Employability Skill 

Industry /enterprise requirements for this qualification include :

Communication

Communicating with clients to determine and interpret their specific requirements; understanding verbal and written information on the conduct of outdoor recreation activities; interpreting and carrying out verbal instructions from supervisors; providing clear verbal instructions to clients when assisting with the conduct of outdoor activities.

Teamwork

Working as a skilled team member, receiving instructions and understanding own role in assisting with the conduct of outdoor recreation activities; supporting other team members to provide quality outdoor recreation experiences for clients.

Problem-solving

Identifying hazards and risks that may arise during outdoor recreation activities; responding to emergency situations within scope of responsibility; taking responsibility for seeking assistance from colleagues to resolve issues; dealing with delays and equipment breakdowns; adhering to organisation policies and procedures to guide solutions to problems.

Initiative and enterprise

Adjusting work procedures to differences in equipment, environment and facilities; taking correct action and following established procedures on discovery of an actual or potential emergency or safety hazard.

Planning and organising

Collecting and recording information to allow for the efficient conduct of outdoor recreation activities; setting work priorities and scheduling own daily work activities to meet deadlines; following organisation policies and procedures to complete facility or equipment maintenance tasks in an efficient manner.

Self-management

Understanding and complying with the legal and ethical responsibilities that apply to own role in the outdoor recreation industry; applying safety practices and procedures; minimising environmental impact; seeking and acting on feedback from colleagues and clients to improve own work performance.

Learning

Knowing the organisations and sources of information within the outdoor recreation industry; keeping well informed of updates and changes to outdoor activity policies, procedures and regulations; accessing professional development opportunities to strengthen own skill base and sharing information with colleagues.

Technology

Understanding the operating capability of equipment that assists in the conduct of outdoor recreation activities; safely using and maintaining outdoor recreation equipment according to manufacturer's specifications and organisation policies and procedures.

Packaging Rules

15 units must be completed:

  • 5 core units
  • 10 elective units, consisting of:
  • all the units in any one of Groups A to S
  • the remaining to make up the required 10 elective units from General electives, or any of the groups above; up to 3 of these may be selected elsewhere in SIS10 or any current accredited course or other Training Package, and must be first packaged at AQF level 2 or 3.
  • In all cases selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the characteristics of this qualification (as per the AQF descriptors).

Core  (5 )

HLTFA301C

Apply first aid

SISOODR201A

Assist in conducting outdoor recreation sessions

SISOOPS201A

Minimise environmental impact

SISXIND101A

Work effectively in sport and recreation environments

SISXOHS101A

Follow occupational health and safety policies

Electives  (10 )

Group A  - Abseiling  - Artificial Surfaces 

SISOABA201A

Demonstrate abseiling skills on artificial surfaces

SISOABN202A

Safeguard an abseiler using a single rope belay system

Group B  - Abseiling  - Natural Surfaces 

SISOABN201A

Demonstrate abseiling skills on natural surfaces

SISOABN202A

Safeguard an abseiler using a single rope belay system

Group C  - Bushwalking 

SISOBWG201A

Demonstrate bushwalking skills in a controlled environment

SISONAV201A

Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment

Group D  - Canoeing  - Flat Water 

SISOCNE201A

Demonstrate simple canoeing skills

SISOCNE202A

Perform deep water rescues

Group E  - Caving 

SISOCVE201A

Demonstrate caving skills

SISONAV201A

Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment

Group F  - Climbing  - Top Rope  - Artificial surfaces 

SISOCLA201A

Demonstrate top rope climbing skills on artificial surfaces

SISXCAI102A

Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions

Group G  - Climbing  - Top Rope  - Natural Surfaces 

SISOCLN201A

Demonstrate top rope climbing skills on natural surfaces

SISXCAI102A

Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions

Group H  - Cycling 

SISOCYT201A

Select, set up and maintain a bike

SISOCYT202A

Demonstrate basic cycling skills

Group I  - Fishing 

SISOFSH201A

Catch and handle fish

SISOFSH206A

Locate and attract fish

Group J  - Fishing  - Tackle and Bait 

SISOFSH202A

Select, catch and use bait

SISOFSH203A

Select, rig and use terminal tackle

SISOFSH204A

Select, use and maintain fishing tackle outfits

SISOFSH205A

Construct and work simple fishing lures

Group K  - Horse Care 

AHCHBR201A

Monitor horse health and welfare

AHCHBR203A

Provide daily care for horses

AHCLSK207A

Load and unload livestock

SISOEQO201A

Handle horses

SISOEQO202A

Demonstrate basic horse riding skills

Group L  - Kayaking 

SISOCNE202A

Perform deep water rescues

SISOKYK201A

Demonstrate simple kayaking skills

Group M  - Kayaking Sea 

SISOCNE202A

Perform deep water rescues

SISOKYS201A

Demonstrate simple sea kayaking skills

Group N  - Mountain Biking 

SISOCYT202A

Demonstrate basic cycling skills

SISOMBK201A

Demonstrate basic off-road cycling skills

SISONAV201A

Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment

Group O  - Personal Water Craft  - Controlled Conditions 

SISOPWC201A

Select and maintain a personal water craft

SISOPWC202A

Demonstrate simple personal water craft skills in controlled conditions

Group P  - Skiing  - Touring 

SISONAV201A

Demonstrate navigation skills in a controlled environment

SISOSKT202A

Demonstrate ski touring skills in a patrolled environment to a basic standard

Group Q  - Snorkelling 

SISOSNK201A

Demonstrate snorkelling activities

SISXCAI102A

Assist in preparing and conducting sport and recreation sessions

Group R  - Surfing 

SISOSRF201A

Demonstrate surf survival and self rescue skills

SISOSRF202A

Demonstrate basic surfing manoeuvres in controlled conditions

Group S  - Trail Bike Riding 

SISOTBR201A

Select, set up and maintain an off-highway motorcycle

SISOTBR202A

Demonstrate basic off-highway motorcycling skills

General electives 

AHCHBR201A

Monitor horse health and welfare

AHCHBR203A

Provide daily care for horses

AHCLSK207A

Load and unload stock

CHCDIS301C

Work effectively with people with a disability

ICAICT203A

Operate application software packages

SISOCAY201A

Demonstrate horizontal canyoning skills

SISODRV201A

Drive AWD/4WD vehicles on unsealed roads

SISOINT201A

Conduct interpretation within an outdoor activity

SISOOPS202A

Use and maintain a temporary or overnight site

SISOSKB201A

Demonstrate snowboarding skills on beginner terrain

SISOSKI201A

Demonstrate alpine skiing skills downhill on beginner terrain

SISOSKT201A

Demonstrate basic cross country skiing skills

SISOWWR201A

Demonstrate self rescue skills in white water

SISOYSA201A

Demonstrate basic sailboarding skills in controlled conditions

SISOYSB201A

Demonstrate basic skills to sail a small boat in controlled conditions

SISSCNO201A

Perform the intermediate skills and tactics of canoeing

SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

SISXFAC207

Maintain sport, fitness and recreation equipment for activities

SISXFAC208

Maintain sport, fitness and recreation facilities

SITTGDE302

Provide arrival and departure assistance

SITTGDE304

Prepare and present tour commentaries or activities

SITTGDE305

Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guides

SITTGDE306

Research and share general information on Australian Indigenous cultures

SITXFSA101

Use hygienic practices for food safety

TLIB2003A

Carry out vehicle servicing and maintenance

TLIB2004A

Carry out vehicle inspection

TLIB2008A

Carry out inspection of trailers