As of January 2004 Outdoor Discoveries has entered into a contract arrangement with the South Regional TAFE (SR TAFE) taking the role of the Registered Training Organisation. The 7 day course is called the Abseiling and Top Rope Climbing Guide Course (Single Pitch - Natural Surfaces).
You will be trained and assessed in eight units of competency and have the option to take part in a skills recognition process for another three units from national training packages.
Graduates of the course will receive a statement of attainment for the following units:
- SISXEMR201A Respond to emergency situations
- SISXFAC001 Maintain equipment for activities
- SISOPLN004 Identify hazards, assess and control risks for outdoor recreation activities
- SISOFLD002 Minimise environmental impact
- SISORSC002 Perform vertical rescues
- SISOABS003 Abseil single pitches, natural surfaces
- SISOABS006 Establish ropes for single pitch abseiling on natural surfaces
- SISOABS009 Lead single pitch abseiling activities on natural surfaces
- SISOCLM002 Top rope climb single pitches, natural surfaces
- SISOCLM006 Establish belays for single pitch climbing on natural surfaces
- SISOCLM009 Lead single pitch climbing activities on natural surfaces, top rope climbing
The next courses are being planned for:
- 6th to 12th April 2021 - Perth and surrounds
Cut off date for enrolment: Friday 19th March 2021.
- 11th to 17th December 2021 - Perth and surrounds
Cut off date for enrolment: Friday 26th November 2021.
The cost is $1,805.60. Further details here.
All enrolments take place through the South Regional TAFE (SR TAFE):
South Regional TAFE
Ph: (08) 6371 3387 or (08) 6371 3224