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Course Title:

Navigation Skills for Walkers

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Course Description:

If you enjoy walking but want to feel confident about going off the beaten track, then this introductory course could be for you. This 2-day experience will introduce you to maps and their terminology, how grid referencing works, compass and bearings as an aid to navigation, as well as correct walking equipment for changing seasons to aid your safety. Take your outdoor skills to the next level and join us in the beautiful National Trust grounds of Wentworth Castle.


Entry requirements:

No formal qualifications are required.


Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less.  We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.

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Tuition Fee: £50*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000