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1825: Bush 1 Assessment

For people who are organising and leading others on trips of two to three days, either on tracks or within easy access of recognised tracks or routes below the bush line, or on tracks above the bush line where snow is not normally encountered.

Course ID:1825
Start Date:01-11-2019
End Date: 04-11-2019
Closing Date: 20-09-2019
Member Price: 795.00
Non-member Price: 795.00
Course Discipline: Bush
Qualification: Bush 1
Course Type: Assessment

What is required to complete the application process::
  • Current Membership to NZOIA
  • First Aid
  • Health and Risk Disclosure Form (you will fill this in as part of your online application).
  • NZOIA Bush Summary Sheet
  • Be 20yrs or over (at time of assessment)
  • Logbook - Bush

Location: Central North Island

The holder of this qualification can organise, instruct and lead multi-day tramping trips in easy and moderate bush terrain. Trips can extend above the bushline in easy and moderate terrain and in summer conditions (without snow and no snow forecast). Patches of old snow may exist and can be crossed where no sliding potential exists.

The assesment begins in the evening at 7pm followed by three full days.

Please ensure you meet the minimum skills & experience requirements for this qualification. These are described in the syllabus.

Link to: Bush 1 Scope, Syllabus and Assessment Guide

Find the Bush Summary Sheet here

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