The Bronze Award
The Bronze National Navigation Award course is run over two days and provides an introduction to navigation skills.
(Upon completing the course you’ll receive a formal qualification and certificate (SCQF level 4)).
Who's this for?
This course is suitable for anyone with a base level of fitness. This level is normally aimed at beginners of all ages.
What we will cover
Identifying features and landforms in the landscape
Understanding and using maps with different scales and map symbols
Following linear features like paths and tracks using a map
Using a compass to set the map and find out where you are
Measuring distance and estimating time
Re-locating yourself if you don’t know where you are
This course will be run at Mugdock Country Park
2 days (1 Training, 1 Assessment)
1:8 maximum ratio
Check our our open courses or get in touch to arrange dates that work for you. If there's no open courses, then we will open one for you. Private bookings can be run at any time.
£80 per person (a minimum of 4 people required to run)