Backcountry 101 - Introduction to Digital Navigation - Mar27

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 27 March, 2018
  • Time
    From 06:30 pm to 07:30 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Kelowna
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC Kelowna
    1876 Cooper Rd #100
    Kelowna, BC
By the end of the session, participants will:
  • Understand how the Global Positioning System functions
  • Understand features and functions common to all GPS standalone devices.
  • Learn how to apply these features and functions in a wilderness navigation context.
  • Distinguish the features offered for mobile devices (i.e., smartphones) from those offered by outdoor-specific units.
  • Be familiar with the range of GPS devices available, their various additional features and the possible application of those features to specific activities.
  • Be familiar with proper GPS care.

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