OMM Academy: Basics of how to use a compass.

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BASICS OF USING A COMPASS

OMM event director and former Royal Marine Commando shows you show basic exercises you can do at home to introduce people to navigation. 

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to the compass
  • How to make turns and follow a bearing
  • How to how to move on a bearing
  • How to box around an object

To do at home: Make a map of your garden or living room. Then turn yourself & your compass to align yourself with a point in your garden. Practice moving on different points in your garden or home.