Wednesday, July 2, 2014 11:49:00 AM
An Introductory Course Leading to Ourdoor Leader Award of Mountain Safety Council*
17 ~ 18 July 2014 ( Thurs ~ Friday ) Overnight Trip
Veune: Waitakere Ranges
The course is aimed at beginner trampers or those with little experience. It will suit those who wish to undertake easy overnight bush trips using tents or huts close to road ends. A planned overnight trip is included.
Course includes: Trip planning, Basic first aid and survival skills, Using suitable clothing and equipment, How to operate camp stoves and managing fuels safely, Map work and route finding on a track, Bush walking skills, Safety near water
- Be a minimum of 18 years of age (or a minimum of 14 if their attendance is agreed to by the course director and a parent/guardian)
- Be fit to travel for approximately four hours across hill country, on a track, with a full pack.
Course Fee: Free for NZCYT Members (Participants bring their own food)
Contact: Mario Tang
Phone: (09) 479 9736
Mobile: (021) 258 5418