“Master skills of outdoor navigation”
“Master skills of outdoor navigation”


This course is designed to teach you the advanced navigation skills that you will need to explore the outdoors safely.

After this course you will be able to navigate accurately in any environment and you will have the skills and knowledge to navigate using modern as well as natural navigation methods.

Completing the Navigation course is a prerequisite for this course.

Course Information


Food rations, STASA certification and course badge included.


29-30 October


28-29 January / 20-21 May / 9-10 September

2 Days and 1 Night

Starts: Saturday – 08h00
Ends: Sunday – 12h00

Kids under 16 years of age need to be accompanied by an adult.

Secure online payment with PayFast
or EFT. E-mail us at sales@boswa.co.za for invoice and banking details.


Frequently Asked Questions

This course is available at all our training branches. Please go to our BRANCHES page to find the nearest branch to your location.

All meals is included in the course and you will eat well on this course.

You will sleep in a comfortable waterproof shelter system with a basha.

No, you do not need to be fit to do this course as the skills learned does not require a lot of physical activity. You do the skills at your own pace.

You do not need allot of expensive kit to do the course. Download your free printable course kit checklist below to check if you have the required kit items.

Save on unnecessary expenses and hire your full course kit from us, or build and hire your own custom kit according to your unique requirements.

If you are not sure of a kit item, please contact us and we will gladly advise.

Any person over the age of 16 years can attend the course on his/her own and if you are under the age of 16 you need to be accompanied by an adult. As long as you can hold a knife and understand the skills you can join the course.

Yes. The course is STASA (Survival Training Association of South-Africa) certified and you can add the qualification to your CV. You can also talk to the instructor on the course if you want more information on how to become involved in a career with Boswa Survival.

Skills you will acquire on this 2 day course:

  • Advanced map and compass techniques
  • Pacing and distances explored
  • 3D maps
  • Outdoor rough terrain navigation
  • Orienteering a trail
  • Bearings, back bearings and triangulation mastered
  • Night navigation

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Advanced Navigation Course Kit Checklist

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