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AlphaSAR / HTXoutdoors Navigation Class

February 16, 2019 @ 08:00 - 12:00

$25
Search and Rescue Members Training with Compass on Land Navigation

AlphaSAR is hosting a Navigation Class with HTXoutdoors. The class the fee is $25. If you have any questions about the class, please contact us at info@alphasar.org.  In order to sign up for this event, please visit HTXoutdoors’ event page.

Topics to be covered:

  • Intro to Map Reading
  • GPSes and Compasses
  • How to use your compass with a map
  • Field work
    • Basic Field Navigation
    • Navigation course

Things to bring to the class:

  • A baseplate compass
  • Note pad & writing utensil.
  • If you have a particular map that you would like to talk about, bring it and we’ll see if we can fit it into the conversation.  General maps for the class will be provided.
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Long pants
  • Sun & bug protection
  • Water
  • Snacks

Details

Date:
February 16, 2019
Time:
08:00 - 12:00
Cost:
$25
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Website:
https://htxoutdoors.com/events/navigation-training/

Organizer

Alpha Search and Recovery
Phone:
(832) 534 - ASAR
Website:
www.alphasar.org

Venue

Friendswood Fire Station
1610 Whitaker Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546 United States
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