THIS INTRODUCTION TO LAND NAVIGATION COURSE IN THE JACKSON TN AREA WILL TEACH YOU THE FUNDAMENTALS OF NAVIGATION. WE PROVIDE WEST TN AND ALL OF THE SOUTH EAST WITH THE BEST LAND NAVIGATION AND WILDERNESS SURVIVAL CLASSES.

INTRODUCTION TO LAND NAVIGATION IS A ONE DAY COURSE DESIGNED TO TAKE A COMPLETE NOVICE AND BUILD A SOLID FRAMEWORK IN WHICH TO EXPAND THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND MOBILITY AFIELD. IT IS ALSO DESIGNED TO INSTILL CONFIDENCE AND A STRATEGIC MINDSET AS IT RELATES TO TRAVERSING THE UNKNOWN.

  • PLEASE DRESS ACCORDINGLY FOR WOODLAND HIKES OF UP TO 2 MILES.
  • THIS COURSE IS LIMITED TO 10 STUDENTS.
  • CERTIFICATES ISSUED UPON COMPLETION OF ALL COURSES WE OFFER.

TOPICS COVERED:

  • SITUATIONAL AWARENESS
  • MAINTAINING DIRECTION WITHOUT A COMPASS
  • INTRODUCTION TO THE METRIC SYSTEM
  • UNDERSTANDING LATERAL DRIFT
  • INTRODUCTION TO THE COMPASS
  • NIGHT LAND NAVIGATION DISCUSSION
  • ESTABLISHING PACE COUNT FOR VARIOUS TERRAIN
  • BYPASSING OBSTACLES SETTING/MAINTAINING A BEARING
  • LAND NAVIGATION PRACTICAL EXERCISES

ITEMS NEEDED:

  • APPROPRIATE CLOTHING/FOOTWEAR
  • BASEPLATE STYLE COMPASS (NON LENSATIC) WITH MOVEABLE BEZEL RING AND SIGHTING DEVICE (SILVA RANGER OR SIMILAR)
  • WATER BOTTLE OR HYDRATION PACK
  • NOTEPAD AND PENCIL (WATERPROOF RECOMMENDED)
  • WATER WILL BE PROVIDED FOR THIS COURSE

$100 Each