Gold Navigator Award Overview
The Gold Navigator Award builds on the skills acquired at the Bronze and Silver levels and adds techniques and skills for dealing with complex contour features both large and small.
Our courses are taught in mountainous terrain and involve periods where you’ll be navigating away from established paths and tracks.
The NNAS Gold Navigator Award is accredited by the Scottish Credit & Qualifications Framework (SCQF) at Level 6, and 2 SCQF credit points are awarded on completion.
Gold Navigator Award Syllabus
The Gold Navigation Award includes pre- and post-course question papers. These will be given to candidates when they book with their chosen Course Provider.
Who is the Gold Navigator Award for?
Candidates should have attended one of the following courses: Silver NNAS, Mountain Leader Training or Hill & Moorland Leader Training.
A general level of fitness is required for a days walking in upland and mountainous terrain.
The following kit is available to hire:
Our courses run at the following locations:
The National Navigation Award Scheme (NNAS) is a personal performance, non-competitive, incentive scheme for all ages to learn navigation skills and gain confidence to get out and enjoy the countryside.
National Navigation Award Scheme