Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package meet competency requirements for a Canyoning Guide (Single Pitch) and will be utilised as the basis for the registration requirements of programs like the National Outdoor Leader Registration Scheme (NOLRS).


Those wishing to guide single pitch vertical canyoning activities.


The Canyoning Guide (Single Pitch) consists of:


Unit code

Unit title

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic PUAOPE002B

Operate communications systems and equipment

add topic SISCAQU202A

Perform basic water rescues

add topic SISOCAY201A

Demonstrate horizontal canyoning skills

add topic SISOCAY302A

Apply vertical canyoning skills

add topic SISOCAY303A

Establish belays in canyons

add topic SISOCAY304A

Guide single pitch canyoning trips

add topic SISONAV302A

Apply navigation skills in an intermediate environment

add topic SISOODR302A

Plan outdoor recreation activities

add topic SISOODR303A

Guide outdoor recreation sessions

add topic SISOOPS201A

Minimise environmental impact

add topic SISOOPS304A

Plan for minimal environmental impact

add topic SISOOPS305A

Provide first aid in a remote location

add topic SISOOPS306A

Interpret weather conditions in the field

add topic SISOVTR301A

Perform vertical rescues

add topic SISXCAI306A

Facilitate groups

add topic SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

add topic SISXOHS101A

Follow occupational health and safety policies

add topic SISXRSK301A

Undertake risk analysis of activities


These units provide a credit towards SIS30413 Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation.