Skill set details

SISSS00033 - Challenge Ropes Course Conductor (Low Ropes) (Release 3)


Usage recommendation:
The Deleted usage recommendation was implemented on 13 June 2017 to describe training components that have no replacement. Enrolments in training components and statements of attainment or qualifications issued before 13 June 2017 are valid. For any components marked as deleted after 13 June 2017, the applicable transition/teach-out periods apply. For specific questions regarding the enrolment, delivery or issuance of a statement of attainment/qualification, please contact your training regulator.
DeletedDeleted from SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package10/Sep/2019

ReleaseRelease date
(View details for release 5) 14/Dec/2013
(View details for release 4) 14/Sep/2013
3 (this release) 06/Mar/2013
(View details for release 2) 28/Nov/2011
(View details for release 1) 07/Jun/2011

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Modification History

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Updated imported unit.


The following Skill Set has been identified through consultation with the Outdoor Council of Australia (OCA), the peak body for the Outdoor Recreation industry and will be utilised as the basis for the registration requirements of programs like the National Outdoor Leader Registration Scheme (NOLRS).

Pathways Information

These units provide a credit towards SIS30410 Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

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

Skill Set Requirements


Unit code 

Unit title 


Apply first aid


Assist in the facilitation of adventure-based learning activities


Conduct a low ropes session


Plan outdoor recreation activities


Guide outdoor recreation sessions


Minimise environmental impact


Interpret weather conditions in the field


Facilitate groups


Respond to emergency situations


Follow occupational health and safety policies


Undertake risk analysis of activities

Target Group

Those wishing to conduct challenge ropes courses (low ropes).

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package meet competency requirements for a Challenge Ropes Course Conductor (Low Ropes) and will be utilised as the basis for the registration requirements of programs like the National Outdoor Leader Registration Scheme (NOLRS).