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MAP, COMPASS and LAND NAVIGATION SKILLS

NIGHT NAVIGATION & POOR VISIBILITY TRAINING

GROUPS or PERSONAL 1 TO 1 TRAINING

GUIDED WALKS
Course - An Introduction to GPS

An introduction to GPS

How long:-     1 day   (0930  - 1630).


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The event will primarily focus on gaining a better understanding of the characteristics and use of a Garmin Etrex Venture CX GPS receiver. At the end of the event participants will have gained more knowledge, skills and confidence about using GPS receivers generally and be able to use a GPS receiver to maximum advantage for either navigation or developing personal navigational skills.


Participants will be provided with the Garmin GPS receiver for the day.


This course is held in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere to encourage maximum learning.

A mixture of indoor and outdoor activities and practical exercises.


2 - 4 kilometres local on road and open moorland.


Participants will need to bring suitable clothing  and footwear for outdoor work.

                                   (see recommended clothing list)


Tea and coffee provided.


£50 per  person.         

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