Tourism (Australian Indigenous Culture)

Certificate I

National Code: SIT10116

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SIT10116-01V01

Do you have a strong interest in Aboriginal culture? This course is ideal for students wishing to gain employment as a tour guide working specifically on tours showcasing Aboriginal culture and educating people about a range of cultural artefacts, practices and traditions.

You will learn about tour guiding, WH&S, participating in safe work practices, interpreting aspects of local Australian indigenous culture, sustainability, safe hygiene practices in the context of preparing bush tucker, team work and effective communication skills.

You will participate in a 4 day camp where you will experience preparing bush tucker, survival games such as treasure hunts and activities to help learn navigation skills, and communicate with Indigenous elders regarding the traditional way of life - i.e. storytelling, kayaking, canoeing, simulated rock climbing and other outdoor activities.

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