The School For Mountain Leadership

The School For Mountain Leadership

Generic Adventure Site Guides` Course



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Our guiding section:
The Mountain Guide
Activity   Adventure guiding and facilitation
Description  This course covers the skills and knowledge which are core to any adventure guide and is ideal for preparing an individual for the adventure industry. Aspects covered include:
  • What a career in adventure guiding is about
  • The legal environment for guiding
  • Categories of guiding activity
  • Identifying customer needs and expectations
  • Guiding ethics and customer care
  • Researching adventure sites
  • Designing guided adventure activities
  • Planning for a guided adventure activity
  • Preparing for a guided adventure activity
  • Recognising and dealing with customer dissatisfaction
  • Organising, managing and leading groups through adventure activities
  • Determining and minimising environmental impacts
  • Hazard identification and risk management
  • Emergency preparedness and emergency management

    The course duration is 5 days and students on this course will be expected to put in a large amount of effort to complete the assignments which are expected of them. Access to a notebook computer helps greatly, as does computer literacy.
  • Type   Full time Course
    Cost  P.O.A

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