GPS Navigation (Brecon Beacons)
A three day package, prepared and delivered by an approved Garmin Instructor, on the use of handheld GPS, with particular emphasis on how to use the unit to augment conventional map and compass work. In addition to practical lessons the course includes a number of evening lectures on using the GPS in conjunction with planning software.
What you will need
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Accommodation and Transport
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- Configuring your GPS Setup and Menu.
- Programming Waypoints, Creating Routes and Route Planning.
- Practical navigation. - Use of PC and GPS Software including use of Google.
- Trouble shooting.
No previous experience required. Please note that some of the tuition will be in mountainous terrain. Please ring or email for further details.