- Approx Cost:
- $570.00 paid in three instalments of $190.00 at the start of Terms 1, 2 and 3. The cost of basic personal clothing and food must be met by the students.
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is essential for this course
- Entry Recommendations:
Due to the risks involved in the course a high standard of personal responsibility is required. Students will also require suitable outdoor clothing to ensure their safety when participating in activities.
There is a limited number of places in this course. There will be a selection process held in Term Four. Students will be informed of the process in Term Four.
- Course Outline:
This course is likely to include Unit Standards in sea kayaking, rock climbing or survival skills and potentially mountain expedition skills.
Students will attend trips and overnight camps that result in absences from other subjects. Attending these trips and overnight camps are a required part of assessment to gain credits during this course. Students are expected to catch up on all missed work.
- Where Does It Lead:
The course can be valuable in occupations where self-confidence, commitment and good communication skills are needed and can lead into the adventure tourism Industry and to tertiary courses in outdoor pursuits.
- For further information see:
- Mr Aitken.