Outdoors WA: The home of Outdoor Ed in Western Australia

Outdoors WA is the peak body for the outdoor sector in Western Australia, including outdoor education, outdoor recreation and camping.

Members of Outdoors WA include outdoor education teachers, outdoor recreation leaders and adventure tourism operators as well as clubs, outdoor event organisers, retailers and professional associations. Outdoors WA encourages the development of professional practice in Outdoor Education in WA, is in regular contact with the Department of Education and is part of the Outdoor Education Curriculum Advisory Group for the School Curriculum and Advisory Standards Authority.

Jump across to the Outdoors WA website www.outdoorswa.org.au to become a member and check out the trainingjobs  and events. Be sure to check out Outdoors October.

WA Adventure Activity Standards

Adventure Activity Standards reflect common safe practice as identified by the outdoor sector and benchmark the minimum industry requirements and responsibilities for organisations and leaders conducting outdoor adventure activities for commercial and non commercial groups where the participants are dependent upon the activity provider.

Outdoors WA maintains the 16 WA adventure activity standards and they can be found here.