Objectifs du programme

The adventure tourism program aims to teach students to perform roles, functions, tasks and activities associated with the trade or occupation upon entry into the job market.

Durée de la formation

Spécifique (heures)Totale (heures)
18752535

Total length of training includes general training that is common to all programs for 420 hours, general training for this program for 150 hours as well as complementary general training courses for 90 hours.


Duration of training consists of theory and lab work for courses; personal time that the student invests is excluded.

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
035P To analyze the job function
035Q To communicate in the workforce
035R To adopt a customer-oriented approach
035S To process market-related information
035T To plan and develop an excursion in a natural environment
035U To supervise a group
035V To impart techniques associated with a summer activity
035W To determine the interpretive potential of an area based on natural heritage data
035X To determine the interpretive potential of an area based on cultural data
035Y To carry out an interpretive activity associated with adventure tourism
035Z To navigate in a natural environment
0360 To intervene in an emergency situation
0361 To coordinate food-preparation activities in the field
0362 To coordinate camping-related activities in the field
0363 To impart techniques associated with a winter activity
0364 To maintain equipment
0365 To maintain sites and trails
0366 To guide a group in a natural environment
0367 To use a second language in guiding a group in a natural environment
0368 To participate in developing adventure tourism products
0369 To participate in promoting the company and its products
Number of hours alloted to specific training: 1875 hours

Conditions d'admission et préalables

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

• no requirements

Organismes scolaires offrant le programme

Collège J/S
Cégep de la Gaspésie et des Îles - Campus de Gaspé J Plus d'info 

Appellation(s) d'emploi

Guide de canotage
Guide de traîneaux à chiens

IMT en ligne - Emploi Québec

Professions visées

Outdoor sport and recreational guides (6532)

Relation avec le marché du travail

Information provenant du MES et du MEQ

Insertion au marché du travail   (Information provenant du MES et du MEQ)

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