The course is an introduction to basic navigation and includes theory and practical sessions, covering map reading and compass use. The practical field trip includes learning location awareness in a simple off-track environment and also develops and reinforces the map and compass skills learnt during the theory session.
Theory: 14th August: 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm, venue TBA
Navigation field trip: Date TBA, time TBA, Pirongia Forest Park
Participants must be over the age of 18 (or 14 if accompanied by a parent) and have a reasonable level of fitness.
Please contact Outdoor Training New Zealand Waikato for more information on 07 824 0878 or firstname.lastname@example.org