INSTRUCTOR'S COURSES

HOME / INSTRUCTOR'S COURSES / ORIENTATION

ORIENTATION

Main concepts Compass, map and GPS Beacon
Main concepts
Compass, map and GPS
Beacon

Practical and theory driven course adapted according to the needs and experience of students.


· Map reading: Reading and using maps, scales, understanding contours, terrain and symbols.
· Understanding and reading different natural references on the map.
· Obtaining UTM coordinates and finding them.
· Learning how to use and follow a compass correctly.
· Getting a sense of direction with and without the use of a compass, reading natural signs and essential parameters.
· Orientation tests: rules, techniques and strategies.
· Putting it all into practice.

The extent to which we address each aspect will depend upon the group ability and the duration of the course.

  • DETAILS

  • PLACE: Different places

    DURATION: 1 to 4 days

    LEVELS: Beginner and improvement

    MINIMUM GROUP: 4 students.

    MINIMUM AGE: 14 years.

    Check out all the course details on the course information sheet.


  • INFORMATION

  • PRACTICAL INFORMATION: Open form as a pdf
  • TERMS & CONDITIONS: Open form as a pdf

FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT

Thank you. Your message has been sent.
Error, your message cannot be sent.
Please check your name.
Please check your email.
Please check your phone number.
Please check your message.
Please accept the privacy policy.

I have read and accept the Privacy Policy about Data Protection. *

(*) Required data.

BACK