This 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)
The course lasts for 2 or 4 days, and is run in the Brecon Beacons, the Lake District or North Wales. Our client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 6:1, so that we can give you our fullest attention.