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Basic Map and Compass

On this course you will learn what a map is, and does, you will learn how to identify symbols from the key, and how to determine your position on a map by orienting it to the land. You will learn how to read 4, 6 and 8 digit grid references.

You will learn the parts of a compass and how to use it by taking bearings and back bearings

You will learn how to use the map in accordance with the compass and in case of getting lost you will learn how to pinpoint your position.

We are currently doing the map and compass courses:
Nr Mytchett, Surrey, High Wycombe Buckinghamshire and Trent Park, Enfield, Middlesex.
However we are able to come to an area you are more familiar with if you prefer.

Please note: Minimum age 12

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