Conduct an archery session

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Assessment Template
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Evidence Guide
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes of a unit of competency.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the required skills and knowledge section and the range statement. Assessment of performance is to be consistent with the evidence guide.

1. Plan for an archery session.

1.1. Conduct relevant assessments to determine the conditionofparticipants.

1.2. Develop a plan according to relevant legislation, organisational policies and procedures and participant's needs.

1.3. Identify a location according to participant's abilities, aims and objectives, relevant legislation and organisational policies and procedures.

1.4. Identify hazards associated with target archery and minimise risks to ensure safety of participants.

1.5. Access relevantsources to interpret weather and environmental information to determine activity plan.

1.6. Inform appropriate authorities before commencing the session, where required.

2. Select equipment for the group.

2.1. Select equipment according to contextual issues and organisational policies and procedures.

2.2. Assess equipment for safety and serviceability.

2.3. Check and pack safety equipment according to organisational policies and procedures.

3. Brief participants.

3.1. Communicate instructions and relevant information about the archery session in a manner suitable to the participants.

3.2. Outline safety procedures, contingency plans and boundaries for the session and activities.

3.3. Demonstrate correct posture and techniques for firing arrows and the removal of arrows from the ground and targets.

3.4. Establish a suitable communication system for participants to use during the session.

3.5. Check and confirm participants are properly equipped for archery activities and conditions.

4. Conduct archery session.

4.1. Demonstrate archery techniques to participants.

4.2. Monitor individual participant's performance and provide appropriate feedback.

4.3. Implement appropriate modifications to activities as required according to situational changes.

4.4. Respond to emergencies or non-routine situations according to organisational policies and procedures.

5. Complete post session responsibilities.

5.1. Notify appropriate authority of session completion as required.

5.2. Retrieve, inspect, repair and store equipment according to organisational policies and procedures.

5.3. Evaluate relevant aspects of the session.

5.4. Identify potential areas of improvement for future sessions.

5.5. Review own performance and identify potential improvements.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SISOARC301A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SIS30410 - Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation