Navigation

Learn the basic skills in using maps, compass, GPS and primitive navigation.

Completing the course you will experience a greater self-assurance and confidence when you move away from the fixed roads and trails. You will be taught the use of compass, declination, use of topographic maps, step count, following a compass course, selection and use of GPS, primitive navigation using the nature and the environment.

This course takes place entirely in the outdoors and you will have ample opportunity to try out the different skills in navigation, so you will not feel insecure when you move around in the outdoors by map and compass.

The course is given as a 1-day course.

Contact Wilderness Skills for information regarding place, date and price.