|Certification Programme||Start||End||Duration||Tuition Fee|
|Certificate||6 Jan 2019||24 Jan 2019||3 weeks||400 OMR||Register|
|9 Jun 2019||27 Jun 2019|
|8 Sep 2019||26 Sep 2019|
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.