Trip Leaders facilitate the opportunity for Students & Staff to have fun, healthy, inclusive social adventures in and around the sunshine coast including Hiking, Kayaking, Climbing and Diving.
Creating a strong, well respected element of the university, able to provide skills, expertise and opportunities that attract people to USC
Trip-leaders managing events have final call on any decisions made during the event. Other trip leaders and experienced members have a duty to ensure that important information is shared with the managing TL and each other. The managing TL can then constantly assess the trip situation and if necessary change plans, retrain or halt the event.
Responsibility for an event lies with all TLs and members, the role of the managing TL is to understand the overall situation of the event and as necessary make decisions with the full support of the team.
Trip-leaders must give a pre event talk. This needs full attention of everyone present and to be clear.
It needs to include (at Least),
TL’s need to bring a 1st aid kit to every trip and log any injuries or incidences.
Trip-leaders should debrief on events since last meeting. Be sure to share effective strategies and be aware of arising problems.
Other TL tasks