Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation (SIS40313)

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Course Description

A Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation SIS40313 is for students seeking careers as outdoor recreation instructors. Students gain advanced skills in safety (weather interpretation, emergency response, search and rescue) then choose an interest area: canoeing, abseiling, bushwalking, sea kayaking, climbing, mountain biking, snorkeling.

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

The Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation SIS40313 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 IV in Outdoor Recreation (SIS40313) 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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On-campus providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

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

Administration and Management

Planning and coordination of people and resources.


Changing what is done based on other people's actions.

Customer and Personal Service

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

Sales and Marketing

Showing, promoting, and selling products or services, including marketing strategy and tactics and sales control systems.


This course can help you get a job as:

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


Please enquire with a course provider for a list of course subjects.

Government Funding

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