Ecotourism and Adventure Activities Courses

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Join the exciting world of Adventure Tourism!

Adventure tourism is an exciting fast growing industry!  This course explains the sources and types of opportunities available in the market. You will also learn about the special needs of clients in this industry.

Other topics include: outdoor adventure and management training, the customer, artificial environments, supply, geography, sustainability, and environmental impacts. This course develops a capacity to plan and manage the provision of adventure tourism services.


More info & enrolment: ADVENTURE TOURISM - BTR302 »
Become skilled in Bushcraft and wilderness skills - work in the tourism and ecotourism business
 
This course develops skills in bushcraft, while building an understanding of wilderness skills and an ability to manage the needs of a group of people while in a wilderness area. This course is useful to people who may have a recreational interest in wilderness exploration, orienteers, tour guides, scout leaders, or ecotour business owners.

More info & enrolment: BUSHCRAFT & WILDERNESS ACTIVITIES BTR201 »

Study Adventure Tourism with this flexible certificate course.

The course has six 100 hour modules consisting of two core modules - Adventure and Bushcraft Activities and Adventure Tourism.  Then you choose four core modules to suit your interests.

This course will improve your job prospects within the adventure tourism industry, which is a rapidly growing field.


More info & enrolment: CERTIFICATE IN ADVENTURE TOURISM VTR015 »
Establish and operate an ecotourism business. 
 
This course provides an excellent foundation for establishing and operating a new or existing Ecotourism business.
 
Not only to do you get to learn the exciting business of ecotourism guiding and management, but also the often overlooked but fundamental elements to running a successful business such as bookkeeping and marketing. These practical skills combined with an exciting choice in natural history topics such as marine biology, earth science, ornithology or electives such as adventure tourism and wilderness activities make this course a sure ticket to success.

More info & enrolment: CERTIFICATE IN ECOTOURISM BUSINESS VTR011 »
If you are interested in starting your own Ecotourism Business, this is the course for you! 

Tourism is now a boom industry and a major employer of recreationists in the country. Ecotourism has emerged out of a growing interest in outdoor adventure activities - from mountaineering to low impact bush walking.  Take this course and learn how to establish an ecotourism business.


More info & enrolment: ECOTOUR MANAGEMENT BTR101 »

Learn more about the new and exciting field of ecotourism. 

This course develops your ability to organise and conduct ecotourism services including tours and activities. This could range from guided tours, overnight walks and treks, or self guided interpretive walks.
 
  • Study ecotourism basics, ecology and conservation, geology, ecotour displays, planning ecotour displays and more.

More info & enrolment: ECOTOURISM TOUR GUIDE COURSE BTR301 »

Combine ecotourism theory and knowledge with practical work placements with this 500 hour course.

 Develop your ability to establish, operate and manage an ecotourism enterprise and increase your knowledge in all aspects of running such a venture; through studies covering management of issues such as safety, legal considerations, destinations, accommodation, and management issues, planning, organising and conducting ecotourism services (such as guiding and tours). This is awarded upon completion of: a) Three Ecotourism courses and b) A workplace project or work experience (approved by a tutor and equal to 200 hours)


More info & enrolment: PROFICIENCY AWARD IN ECOTOURISM BTR103 »

Become a specialist in Marine Studies and Ecotourism.

  • Gain knowledge of the important principles of ecotourism.
  • Understand marine environments, the different marine life and the ecosystems within which they exist.
  • Be aware of the impact of humans upon marine environments.
  • Learn the operation and management of ecotourism operations and critical considerations such as ethics, legalities, and safety.
  • Start the Proficiency Award in Marine Studies And Ecotourism at any time, and study at your own pace online or by eLearning.

More info & enrolment: PROFICIENCY AWARD IN MARINE STUDIES AND ECOTOURISM VTR017 »