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New 2017 Navigation and Hill skill Courses

2017 Dates for Next Navigation and hill skill courses in the Peak.

***More dates added due to demand***

After another incredible year with double the number of candidates attending Navigation courses. The 2017 Courses will continue to expanded both in frequency, the areas we work and with more technical levels.

Group courses can be based at Woodhead MRT’s training Facility at Woodhead Barn on the edge of the Peak District. However due to the demand I’ve started running course in the Western peak based out of Glossop, Lakes, Wales and now Scotland . Spring and Summer courses spend a full day on the hill to take advantage of day light hours. Don’t forget your head torch though as we have finished in the dark where appropriate.
Courses are available on request further a field such as Scotland and can be run alongside Mountain walking or running days.

Night navigation courses will be starting as soon as the clocks change.

2017 dates for Navigation courses, more will be added to as dates become available
Night Navigation course start from 1st November, dates available on request.
10th-12th November FRA first aid Course peak. Fully booked. Possibly 1 place left

25th Novemeber Club Navigation course fully booked
26th Nov Walkers Navigation Course. Only 2 Place remaining  ******
28th Nov Runners Navigation course.  New date.
29th Nov Private navigation  Course
9th Dec Dark Peak Junior Navigation training.
19th Dec Open Navigation course, depending on weather.
Most dates in December are free except first two weekend which are fully booked.

More dates are available, night courses are also available on request .

Please get in contact if you have any questions or would like alternative dates.
A debrief for groups will follow at the base or at the end of the course where we can go over any topic again.

Private courses can be booked at any time, these can be tailored to your ability and make good value for couples.

National Navigation Award Scheme Silver also available.

Setting the map.


Navigation Courses are based around the hills near Howden Edge, Kinder and Bleaklow.

Basic Navigation Maximum number on Course is 4

Pricing £50 per person per day on a group course
£130 per day  1:1 or 1:2 tuition at your convenience
Club price for larger group No more than 6 in a group on request.

Course Details

Night Navigation courses will continue on request

If you are interested please get in touch.


Ian 07733266595

Navigation training

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