Silver National Navigation Award
On the course we will start to leave the paths and tracks behind. The navigation we undertake will take place in open country and more challenging terrain. By using short navigational legs you will gain confidence in enhancing our navigation and map reading skills . In addition you will incorporate more advanced compass skills accompanied by using pacing and timing techniques.
This is a fourteen-hour course held over two consecutive seven-hour days which includes the assessment in the second part of day two.
The Silver Award course is run with a maximum number of 6 participants per 1 instructor.
The locations for the Silver Award course will either take place in the Ochil Hills or the Trossachs.
Upon completing the course you’ll receive a formal qualification and certificate.
This is a two-day, fourteen-hour course