|Certificate||5 Jan 2020||23 Jan 2020||3 weeks||Register|
|7 Jun 2020||25 Jun 2020|
|20 Sep 2020||8 Oct 2020|
This course is intended to demonstrate the techniques of map reading and use of hand held GPS in navigation and mapping. This is a 3-week course and covers the following topics:
Introduction to Maps: Scale, Physical & Natural Features, Symbols and Map Marginalia
Spheroid & Datum
Coordinate System: Latitude & Longitude, Easting & Northing
Bearing & Distances, Magnetic Bearing and Use of Compass
Contours & Spot Heights
GPS Functions & Configuration Settings, Navigation
A good practical experience of using maps.
A good level of English.