Events

Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Jason Rawles - Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Event: Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Date: 26/27 May 2018

Price: £125.00

Event: Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Date: 28/29 Jul 2018

Price: £125.00

Event: Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Date: 25/26 Aug 2018

Price: £125.00

Event: Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Date: 22/23 Sep 2018

Price: £125.00

Event: Map and Navigational Skills Weekend

Date: 20/21 Oct 2018

Price: £125.00

A weekend of map and navigation skills to help build your confidence and competence in the outdoors. We start from the beginning and will build you up to have a super foundation to run, plan and be part of great adventures.

By the end of the weekend you will be able to -

  • Identify the right map for your adventure
  • Understand map symbols and feautures
  • Orient the map using the ground around and a compass
  • Recognise the ground around using features and contours
  • Understand timing and pacing
  • Take bearings to give you a direction of travel
  • Plan adventures and break them in to smaller legs
  • Understand safety procedures relevant to your environment
  • Look at kit needed for safe and fun adventures
  • Be able to ask questions and chat about future learning

Cost is £125 and excludes accommodation and travel.

Kit list and suggested accommodation supplied once booking is confirmed. The course is based in Llanberis, north Wales. Minimum number is 4 and maximum is 10.

Bespoke courses for groups and organisations are welcomed. You can email Jason to discuss further.

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