Year 11 Outdoor Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: B. Smedley

This is a practical, hands-on course. Activities may include sea kayaking, tramping, adventure-based learning, climbing and caving. There will be a strong link to environmental impacts within all activities. Students will also be involved with developing safety management strategies in an outdoor activity context.


Year 12 Outdoor Education (This course is now full and no longer available in 2021)

Contributions and Equipment

1 Students need to have access to a BYOD device.
1 Set of thermals. Talk to your teacher before purchasing.
1 Pair of sturdy shoes - Talk to your teacher before purchasing
All specialist safety equipment will be provided for each activity.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry. Students should have a reasonable level of fitness and will need to pass a confidence aquatic skills test at the start of the course. Students will also need to be prepared to participate in a range of water and land based activities.

Pathway Tags

Outdoor Education Instructor, Adventure Guide, Teacher, Group Facilitator, Personal Trainer, Environmental Scientist, DOC Ranger