Career opportunities include:
• Outdoor Recreation Coordinator
(eg: commercial outdoor recreation companies, schools, aquatic centres, government agencies)
• Adventure tour guide
• Adventure tourism events
• Outdoor recreation project officer
• Advance bushwalking guide
• Climbing instructor
• Sea/flat water Kayak instructor
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Dual Diploma Program in Outdoor Recreation and Travel and Tourism
This double diploma course provides students with an in-depth level of knowledge and skills that can be applied in a wide variety of occupations across the outdoor recreation and adventure tourism industries. Students will participate in 4WD and winter back-country alpine experiences, plan and lead outdoor activities for school outdoor recreation programs as well as an overseas adventure expedition, and lead bushwalks and field trips to remote locations. Highlights include: Participating in a winter back-country alpine experience; 4WD experience across the desert; Planning and leading an end of year overseas adventure expedition; Planning and leading outdoor activities for a number of SA school's outdoor recreation programs; Leading bushwalks and field trips to remote locations in SA. To complete these qualifications you are required to complete all 30 core units plus 26 electives.
Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:
||TAFE SA Code
|Diploma of Outdoor Recreation
|Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2019 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings