Bronze NNAS Map And Compass Course, Mount Cook Adventure Centre, Friday, 18. October 2019

Would you like to learn a new skill? Would you like to feel more confident when walking in the countryside? 
Mount Cook Adventure Centre and The Silva Navigation School have joined forces to provide a selection of practical, all-inclusive Bronze and Silver Navigation Courses throughout the year. The SIlva Navigation instructors follow the National Navigation Award Scheme (NNAS) syllabus, offering a structured approach to learning navigation skills. Mount Cook complements the course by providing comfortable, en-suite accommodation, a selection of delicious meals throughout the weekend and access to a licensed bar in the evenings. 
The Bronze NNAS course is a practical award aimed at people who are new to map reading and navigation. The syllabus of the Bronze Award allows participants to develop a range of skills, including: 

Orientating the map using land forms and features

Using a compass to confirm direction of travel and map orientation

Using linear features, such as paths, in simple navigation exercises

Measuring horizontal distances on a map

Planning and implementing simple routes 

The all-inclusive price is £250 pp. This encompasses the cost for the Bronze Navigation Award, two nights en-suite accommodation and all catering for the weekend. Pre-booking is essential, so please visit:  reserve your place. We hope to see you there! 

Friday, 18. October 2019, Mount Cook Adventure Centre, Bronze NNAS Map And Compass Course

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