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New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Leadership (Instruction) (Level 5) - Mountain Biking

Mountain Bike 1

This qualification is for people who can organise, instruct and lead participants in the mountain biking skills required for a positive experience on trails up to and including MTBNZ Grade 4. It is expected that a MTB 1 Instructor will teach intermediate mountain biking skills on MTBNZ Grade 3 or below terrain. It is recognised that a MTB 1 Instructor may lead and manage intermediate riders on MTBNZ Grade 4 trails. Two-day assessment.

To gain the qualification you will also need to successfully complete the NZQA NZ Certificate in Outdoor Leadership (Instruction) (Level 5) Core. This is a written online assessment that covers Unit 30688 Demonstrate knowledge of instruction within an outdoor recreation activity. The Outdoor Instructor Core will be common to all NZOIA 1 qualifications and once you hold this you will not need to repeat it.

NZQA NZ Certificate in Outdoor Leadership (Instruction) (Level 5) Core

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