Adventure Tourism






Alimentation et tourisme

Number of credits

91 2/3

Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1365 Hours


Program approved in 2003.

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.

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



Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

canoeing guide
dogsledding guide

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / Competency
035PTo analyze the job function
035QTo communicate in the workforce
035RTo adopt a customer-oriented approach
035STo process market-related information
035TTo plan and develop an excursion in a natural environment
035UTo supervise a group
035VTo impart techniques associated with a summer activity
035WTo determine the interpretive potential of an area based on natural heritage data
035XTo determine the interpretive potential of an area based on cultural data
035YTo carry out an interpretive activity associated with adventure tourism
035ZTo navigate in a natural environment
0360To intervene in an emergency situation
0361To coordinate food-preparation activities in the field
0362To coordinate camping-related activities in the field
0363To impart techniques associated with a winter activity
0364To maintain equipment
0365To maintain sites and trails
0366To guide a group in a natural environment
0367To use a second language in guiding a group in a natural environment
0368To participate in developing adventure tourism products
0369To participate in promoting the company and its products