Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package meet competency requirements for a Trail Boss – Overnight Rides and will be utilised as the basis for the registration requirements of programs like the National Outdoor Leader Registration Scheme (NOLRS).


Those wishing to gain employment as a trail boss in charge of overnight rides.


The Trail Boss - Overnight Rides consists of:


Unit code

Unit title

add topic AHCHBR201A

Monitor horse health and welfare

add topic AHCHBR203A

Provide daily care for horses

add topic AHCHBR302A

Carry out basic hoof care procedures

add topic AHCHBR306A

Prevent and treat equine injury and disease

add topic AHCLSK207A

Load and unload livestock

add topic AHCLSK301A

Administer medication to livestock

add topic AHCLSK309A

Implement animal health control programs

add topic AHCLSK320A

Coordinate and monitor livestock transport

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic SISOEQO201A

Handle horses

add topic SISOEQO202A

Demonstrate basic horse riding skills

add topic SISOEQO304A

Apply first aid for horses

add topic SISOEQO305A

Ride horses in tracked areas

add topic SISOEQO306A

Guide day horse trail rides in tracked areas

add topic SISOEQO317

Supervise horse handling

add topic SISOEQO407A

Select horses for a program

add topic SISOEQO408A

Determine nutritional requirements for horses

add topic SISOEQO409A

Train and condition horses

add topic SISOEQO410A

Guide overnight horse trail rides in tracked areas

add topic SISOEQO411A

Ride horses in remote areas

add topic SISOEQO412A

Manage horse illness and injuries in remote areas

add topic SISOEQO413A

Guide trail rides in remote areas

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 SISOOPS305A

Provide first aid in a remote location

add topic SISOOPS306A

Interpret weather conditions in the field

add topic SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

add topic SISXEMR402A

Coordinate emergency responses

add topic SISXOHS101A

Follow occupational health and safety policies

add topic SISXOHS402A

Implement and monitor occupational health and safety policies

add topic SISXRSK301A

Undertake risk analysis of activities


These units provide credit towards SIS40313 Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation.