Monitor en el medio natural y de ocio
On-site learning
Vocational Education and Training (VET)

Outdoor and Leisure Guide

If you enjoy camping, hiking, cycling and being in contact with nature, this is for you. Become a hiking guide or a leisure and tourism activity manager in two academic years.

Course

Duration

Two academic years (2,000 hours)

Study Methods

On-site

Centers

Bilbao, Cerdanyola, Girona, Huarte, Logroño, Les Corts, Sant Andreu, Zaragoza

Calendar

September - June

Entry

General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE)

Schedule

Onsite: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

details

General info

With these studies you will be qualified to guide on trails and in low and medium mountain areas on foot, by bicycle or by horseback. Prepare yourself to organize and lead activities in the field of tourism and leisure sports.

This VET, with a practical approach, prepares you to acquire the necessary skills to enter the labour market and gives you the opportunity to access a HNC and then university.

These are some of the training activities outside the centres: hiking, cycling routes, water sports training, horse riding, rock climbing, mountain trips (with an overnight stay).

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Objectives and recommended profile

If you are between 15 and 16 yo, have finished your GCSE (or equivalent) and are passionate about the outdoors, you are on the right track. Adventure sports enthusiasts, group leaders and anyone who likes to explore nature are the recommended profile for this type of course.

Syllabus

Horse riding techniques

Equestrian guide

Group Management

Itinerary organisation

Bike guide

Low and medium mountain guide

Leisure techniques

Swimming techniques

Lifeguarding in the Aquatic environment

Aquatic environment guiding

Rope maneuvering

Training and job orientation

Business management and entrepreneurship

Internship

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Career oportunities

1

Hiking, horse riding and cycling routes (low and medium mountain)

2

Itineraries in recreational boats: kayaking, rafting, canyoning, etc

3

Outdoor sports and recreational activities

4

Leisure and educational activities within the school framework

5

Camps, hostels and holiday camps

6

Leisure and adventure facilities

7

On sea and river beaches, lakes and reservoirs

8

Support in aquatic intervention units

9

In nautical-sports activities

1

Hiking, horse riding and cycling routes (low and medium mountain)

2

Itineraries in recreational boats: kayaking, rafting, canyoning, etc

3

Outdoor sports and recreational activities

4

Leisure and educational activities within the school framework

5

Camps, hostels and holiday camps

6

Leisure and adventure facilities

7

On sea and river beaches, lakes and reservoirs

8

Support in aquatic intervention units

9

In nautical-sports activities

Entry requirements

To be eligible for a direct entry, you must meet at least one of the following requirements: 

  • You have completed your General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) .
  • You have successfully passed the entrance exam to Vocational Education and Training (VET)

If you do not meet any of the above, you can ask us about alternative ways of joining. 

The team

Daniel Heredia

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Enric Bajona

Docente

Vitae Les Corts
Gerard Moliner

Gerard Moliner

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Daniel Heredia

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Enric Bajona

Docente

Vitae Les Corts
Gerard Moliner

Gerard Moliner

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Daniel Heredia

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Enric Bajona

Docente

Vitae Les Corts
Gerard Moliner

Gerard Moliner

Docente

Vitae Les Corts

Centers

Aulari Escola Vitae Cerdanyola

Vitae Cerdanyola

Carrer de les Sitges,
08193 Cerdanyola.
info@escolavitae.com687 837 034

Vitae Girona

Carrer Església de Sant Miquel 18,
17003 Girona.
info@escolavitae.com687 837 035

Pista de fronton Huarte

Vitae Huarte

Plaza San Juan 5,
31620 Huarte – Pamplona.
info@eskolavitae.com948 11 90 71

Escola Vitae Barcelona Les Corts

Vitae Les Corts

Carrer Pintor Ribalta 2-8,
08028 Barcelona.
info@escolavitae.com687 837 036

Vitae Sant Andreu

Rambla de Fabra i Puig 47, 2da planta,
08030 Barcelona.
info@escolavitae.com – 672 633 933

At Vitae we want you to be as close to reality as possible, which is why internships and professional training placements are so important to us. Thanks to our wide network of partner companies you will have a wide range of opportunities to practice what you have learnt. Let’s go, it’s time to hit the slopes. 

Internships

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