Outdoor Leader Level 1

TMT Outdoor Leader Level 1

Course Overview:

The Basic Outdoor Leader Course is designed to equip participants with essential skills and knowledge for leading outdoor adventure activities. This immersive course combines theoretical instruction with hands-on practice, focusing on safety, skill development, and environmental stewardship.

Duration: 3 Days, 2 Nights

Venue: TMT Basecamp, Trị An, Đồng Nai

Hosted by: The Mountain Tribe

Dates: Batch 01: 13 – 15/08/2024

Quantity: 10 Trainees

Course Highlights:

  • Overview of Outdoor Adventure: Understanding the history, benefits, and responsibilities of outdoor leadership.
  • Safety and Risk Assessment: Identifying potential risks, implementing risk management strategies, and emergency planning.
  • Skill Training: Developing personal skills in kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding (SUP), and bushwalking (hiking, trekking).
  • Leave No Trace Awareness: Learning and applying principles to minimize environmental impact.
  • Campcraft and Safety: Mastering tent pitching, outdoor cooking, hygiene, and toileting practices.
  • Leadership Assessment: Planning and leading an outdoor activity to demonstrate acquired skills and knowledge.

Course Syllabus:

**Important Note: Program activities are subject to change or customization due to unforeseen circumstances and will be decided by the TMT Course Leader.

What to Bring:

  • Personal camping gear (tent, sleeping bag, sleeping mat) – **Discount to rent from TMT Outdoor Store.
  • Appropriate clothing for outdoor activities
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Notebook and pen for taking notes
  • Reusable water bottle and personal cutlery

Additional Information:

  • Meals and accommodation will be provided.
  • All necessary equipment for activities will be supplied.
  • Participants should be in good physical condition and prepared for moderate physical activity.

Join us at TMT Basecamp for a transformative experience that will prepare you to lead and inspire others in the great outdoors!

Benefits of Completion:

  • Participant Records: Your completion record will be maintained on The Mountain Tribe website for future reference and verification.
  • Adventure Gift: Receive a special adventure gift for your next outdoor endeavors.
  • Outdoor Working Logbooks: A set of logbooks to document and reflect on your outdoor leadership experiences.
  • Job Promotion and Networking: Access to The Mountain Tribe’s Vietnamese networking opportunities and support for job promotion within the outdoor education industry in Vietnam.
  • Job Preference: Preferential consideration for roles such as Outdoor Staff, Coordinator, School Trip Leaders, and other positions with The Mountain Tribe and associated schools.
Sample Certs

Each trainee will receive an adventure gift from The Mountain Tribe staff package below:

Staff Package
Staff Package


Our consultants will contact you based on the information you provided. After that, you will need to pay a 30% non-refundable deposit within 3 working days to secure your spot in the course.