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Southland ALIVE (Invercargill) // February 2024

Are you aged between 18 – 24 years old and wishing to gain continued support to find employment or further education?

Southland ALIVE will take you on a unique journey through Fiordland National Park where you will experience a range of adventure activities including caving, climbing and kayaking, with a strong focus on building leadership, teamwork and communication skills.

On returning to Invercargill, you will embark on six weeks of intensive mentoring. As well as covering CV writing, hearing first-hand from training providers and completing approved short courses, we’ll support you in finding study or employment that’s right for you.

To find out more or apply for the programme get in touch today

Programme Dates // 7th February – 5th April 2024

Location // Based in Invercargill + Borland Lodge. Transport is provided to and from the programme each day.

Cost // Fully funded by MSD. Most gear is provided (may be some cost for those not on a Jobseeker Support Benefit)

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Risk Management Training Course | One-Day

Aimed at leaders working in EOTC, outdoor education, and tourism, this course takes the challenge out of safety-related paperwork. Completing this course provides peace of mind that teams are current with Health and Safety good practice and processes.
The one-day Risk Management Training (RMT) course will provide participants with:

  • A systematic approach to identifying and managing risk in their EOTC programmes
  • A further understanding of risk management principles
  • Methods of evaluating and aligning programme risk with legislative and societal expectations
  • Techniques for effective crisis resolution

Course Dates // 28th March 2024,  17th June 2024

Location // Adventure Southland, 810 North Road, Lorneville, Invercargill

Cost // $255+GST per person

2024 Lions District 202F Youth Leadership Course

Join us for six days of adventure based at Borland Lodge, in beautiful Fiordland.

The course covers a range of adventure activities, including rock climbing, kayaking and caving, as well as a multi-day journey through Fiordland National Park.

If you’re aged between 16 – 19 years, and looking to push your limits to build valuable skills, then get in touch!

Programme Dates // 15th – 20th April 2024

Location // Based at Borland Lodge. Transport is provided to and from the programme, departing from and returning to Adventure Southland.

Cost // $850, although full and partial sponsorship may be available through your local Lions Club.

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