Navigation Skills for Outdoor Pursuits
This is an introductory 5-week course (2 hours a session) which will introduce you to some basic navigation skills.
What will I study?
An introduction to Map reading (OS 1:25,000) including:
- Map skills - recognising features, map orientation, scales, measuring distances, and 6 figure grid referencing.
- Compass skills
- Planning a route (route cards, suitable clothing and equipment needed)
For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.