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Surrey Leadership Courses

All Kingston members are welcome to apply!

 

The next Surrey Area Leadership course will be held on:-

 

Saturday 18 August 2018 - booking closes on 9 July.

 

At Wotton Village Hall, near Dorking

 

Ample parking

 

Dorking is the nearest station.

 

On a bus route along the A25 past the hall.

 

The courses run between 9.30am and 4.30pm

 

The training will comprise a morning session on leadership, walk planning, map reading and, basic compass work, and an introduction to computer mapping and smart phone navigation apps, followed by an afternoon outdoor practical session.

 

Use of map and compass will remain the core of the course, but more time will be given to the digital mapping session.

 

This will cover the pros and cons of digital mapping aids, with particular reference to the two most widely used systems: Viewranger and OS maps.

 

No charge and refreshments are provided.

 

Take a copy of the local map (OS Explorer 146) and a compass.

 

To apply, please contact the Secretary This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Thursday, June 21, 2018