Basic Navigation

This course is suitable for the complete beginner, topics covered will include

  1. The Grid system and grid references.
  2. Setting the map
  3. Understanding contours.
  4. How to use a compass.
  5. Feature identification.
  6. What to do when temporarily relocated (LOST).

On booking the course we will advise on the best equipment to buy such as compass and books and where to get them at the best price.