We'll find course providers near you.


Your postcode
Not in Australia? Speak to an agent to learn more about studying in Australia.


Are you an Australian citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand citizen, or eligible Visa holder?


Are you currently employed?


Certificate IV in Outdoor Leadership

Become an outdoor recreation instructor with the SIS40621 Certificate IV in Outdoor Leadership. This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to lead and supervise outdoor activities according to an activity plan. The course covers participant safety, weather considerations, using communications equipment, co-ordinating emergency responses, and facilitating groups. Choose electives to support job roles in abseiling, kayaking, bushwalking, canyoning, climbing, whitewater rafting, caving, cycle touring, horse riding, 4WD touring, sailing, skiing, and more. Enquire now for the full list of entry requirements, specialisation electives (and their availability) and upcoming enrolment opportunities in your area.

Find a Provider

Delivery mode:
Distance / On Campus / Online

Average duration:
12 months

Nationally recognised training


This course can help you get a job as:

Job Title
Average Salary

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

Enquire with a course provider to find out more.