Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation (SIS30413)

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Course Description

A Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation SIS30413 is perfect for students wanting a career as recreation guides and activity leaders. The course begins with a strong emphasis on safety and responding to emergency situations. Students then elect personal interest areas like abseiling, canoeing, bushwalking, kayaking, snorkelling, mountain biking, or climbing.

Note: students must hold a current First Aid Certificate + CPR to enrol in this course.

The Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation SIS30413 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package.

Recognition of Prior Learning

The skills and knowledge that you bring to your studies through previous education or employment experience may be credited towards specific units in this course, which can help to shorten your course duration. Please enquire with a course provider to find out more.


The Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation (SIS30413) is not available from any Tafe institutions on our database but may be available from other registered training organisations with Government Funding available in your area. See Course Providers.

Average Course Fee


Average Duration

12 months

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Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Education and Training

You have a passion for teaching and education.


Teaching people how to do something.


Exercise for a long time without getting winded or out of breath.


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Outdoor Recreation Activities Officer$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Tour Guide$1,050 weekly pay
Tour Guide$1,050 weekly pay
Outdoor Recreation Team Leader$1,150 weekly pay
Outdoor Recreation Team Leader$1,150 weekly pay


Government Funding

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