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An Outdoor Activity Instructor supervises and guides children and adults in activities and pastimes such as canoeing, sailing, climbing, surfing, cycling, hillwalking, archery, bushcraft, rock pooling, geology, plant identification, habitat or wildlife walks at an introductory level. They will be supervised while working in a limited range of venues and weather conditions following tightly defined operating procedures.
The main responsibility of an Outdoor Activity Instructor is to run a safe and enjoyable activity session. They will: Prepare for the session — gather information about the participants and resources for the activity. Deliver the session — brief participants, maintain safety, provide on-going instruction and encouragement. Meet session outcome — support participants to achieve set outcome (such as new skills / knowledge, thrill seeking, personal or team challenge). Close the session — hand-over participants, return resources and equipment, log any issues.
An e-portfolio of evidence: to include written and verbal assessments, short answer questions, video evidence and any other assessments relevant to the skills, knowledge & behaviours being checked. Each apprentice will also have to complete and pass an independent End Point Assessment, which fully assesses the skills and capabilities they have developed throughout their apprenticeship.
Applicants must be employed in a relevnat occupation in order to complete an apprenticeship.
Starting 1st September 2021 - Ending - 31st March 2023
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The fee quoted is for the academic year 21/22.
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