This qualification is aimed at individuals operating at a site guide level enabling nature-guiding specialisation within the guiding field.
Individuals found competent against this qualification will be able to plan, develop and conduct a nature guiding experience. Such a nature guiding experience will be localised to a geographical area and the skills obtained within this unit standard can be taken as a fundamental building block within the entire complex structure of guiding qualifications within the nature guiding specialisation field.
In addition, this qualification aims to enable some nature guiding exposure to individuals specialising in cultural guiding so as to address the interpretation of aspects of nature as encountered in their operational area.
On achievement of this unit standard the learner will understand and be able to:
- Design a nature guiding experience.
- Conduct a guided nature experience.
- Review own guiding performance.