Silver NNAS Training & Assessment

16/03/2019 - 17/03/2019

Hathersage

Non-residential starting from £150.00

Scheme Details

Awarding Body
NNAS
Scheme
Silver NNAS
Course
Training & Assessment
Type
Assessment

Award Description

Navigation in the countryside using skills acquired at bronze level and adding skills required to navigate to features and places some distance from paths and tracks, accurate compass work is required and an ability to use appropriate navigational techniques to go across country in some cases, eg. choosing an appropriate attack point.

Event Director

Clare Kelly - 79658

Awards Completed

Tutor Award

About

A 2 day course for those who would like to improve their map reading and learn, or improve, compass skills. You will learn how to use the map and compass to aid you in both good and bad visibility. You will cover strategies to help you relocate and navigate across open moorland. You will also cover safety and access in the hills. For those who require a NNAS certificate, this can be ordered and paid for on successful completion of the course (£10 fee). Accessible by public transport. Local accommodation information provided. Course content: Interpreting contour lines Using a compass to walk on a bearing, back bearings Aiming off, attack points, catching features and handrails Timing and pacing Route finding in poor visibility Access to the Countryside Safety and emergency procedures What to take / wear in the hills For a full list of course content visit the NNAS website.

Where And When

Start
16/03/2019 09:30
End
17/03/2019 16:30
Total Days
2
Maximum Bookings
6
Venue
Hathersage
Town
Hathersage
County
Derbyshire
Postcode
S32 1DD
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
53.32000
Longitude
-1.65000

Provider

Name
Navigation For Women
Phone
07444 794 300
Website
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