Our advanced navigation course will provide you with the skills to navigate effectively using a variety of strategies suitable for expeditions in the UK or abroad.
On the Advanced Navigation Course, we will cover the following areas:
- Complex contour interpretation
- Navigational strategies
- Pacing and timing
- Night navigation/poor visibility techniques
- Relocation strategies
We will also be looking at:
- Planning a journey
- Basic weather forecasting and knowledge
- Emergency procedures
- Access and conservation
- Possible use of a GPS (satellite-based navigation system)
An ideal course for anyone who wants to be confident in the use of navigational strategies, and relocation strategies in poor visibility or at night. We look at complex contour interpretation, and the more complex navigational strategies. By the end of the course we would like you to be sufficient in the use of micro navigation/night navigation.