Bronze NNAS Award (2 Day Course, Group Participant)
Price is per person for the whole 2 days training + certification.
Bronze NNAS Award -navigation in the countryside using paths tracks and other linear features, basic map interpretation and compass work is included. This course will give you the basic of navigation so you can start to develop strategies for solid navigation when you are on you own or with friends in the hills. As well as the pre-planned syllabus, your instructor will also cover any other skills or techniques that you’d like to learn. This course will be tailored to you needs. This course will be delivered by an experienced mountaineer and qualified Mountain Leader. Our instructors are very approachable, relaxed and know how to put people at ease. For full syllabus of the Bronze NNAS Award see below.
Please note this is a two-day course. Select your start date when booking, you may also request a one-day non NNAS accredited course which will be 100% tailored to your needs.
SKU: N/A. Category: Navigation Courses.
Bronze NNAS Award – The Learning Outcomes
- Understand the nature of a map as a two dimensional plan.
- Understand how to use map symbols and scales, on a variety of maps.
- Take a 6 figure grid reference for any given position and also locate such a reference on the map.
- Orientate the map with and without a compass.
- Use the orientated map to identify land features and indicate direction of travel.
- Choose simple navigation strategies and routes.
- Use linear features (e.g. paths and tracks) as handrails in simple navigation exercises.
- Estimate distance on both map and ground.
- Using a basic understanding of contours, match major landforms like hills and valleys to their map representation.
- Plan a safe, suitable walk.
- Relocate using simple techniques on paths and other handrails.
- Understand access rights and responsibilities.
- Demonstrate an awareness of local and national access issues and access legislation.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the Countryside Code, and of procedures to be followed in the event of an emergency.
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Please note this is a two-day course.
Please note that £95.00 is the price per person in a group – One-to-One cost will be £120.00. One-to-one courses are one day long.
Bronze NNAS Navigation Peak District Gritstone Adventures
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