S-244, Field Observer (Pre-Course Work) 2007
This instructor-led course has pre-course work (estimate 8 hours). Additional information about the course can be found in the Field Manager’s Course Guide (PMS 901-1).
- Read Basic Land Navigation (PMS 475). This self-study publication is an introduction to navigation and field mapping. Complete the Checking Your Understanding in each chapter.
- Read the owner’s manual for your GPS receiver and have a basic understanding of how to use the receiver. This is not a GPS course. The GPS receiver will only be used to complement basic map and compass skills.