Outdoor Sport and Recreation Guides

(NOC 6442)

Career Description

Outdoor sport and recreational guides organize and conduct trips or expeditions for sports enthusiasts, adventurers, tourists and resort guests.

Duties May Include

Outdoor sport and recreational guides perform some or all of the following duties:

Plan, demonstrate, instruct, and carry out recreational, athletic, fitness, and sports activities;

Assemble supplies/equipment;

Instruct groups/individuals in arts, crafts, and similar activities and lead them in recreation/leisure activities;

Attend to clients with special needs;

Conduct therapeutic recreational/athletic activities;

Monitor recreational/sports activities to ensure safety and enforce safety rules/regulations, and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required.

Examples of Titles

Canoeing Guide
Dude Wrangler
Fishing Guide
Hot Air Balloonist
Hunting Guide
Mountain Climbing Guide
Outdoor Sport Guide
Rafting Guide
Recreational Guide

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Recreation and Leisure Services Diploma; Online
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Modified on January 26, 2022