GPS Navigation 

The Ultimate How-to for Handheld GPS & Ride Computers 
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$95

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Dial in your GPS for Comfort and Ease of Travel:

An evening workshop designed to build a concept of cellphone & On-board GPS navigation for a variety of users. No matter if you are riding motorcycle, hiking or even scuba diving, we will address topics such as electronic map creation, trip planning, interfacing and data exchange between users. This course is very popular and fills up quickly ! Depending on your GPS device , we offer a navigation course for Garmin  GPS as well as a course for Cell phone navigation  (see dates).

Our expert instructors are always present with fresh material, ensuring you make the most of your experience at AMA and leave with a result you're proud of!  Please bring the device you will be navigating with. 

Getting Here:

This workshops take place online and over one evening sessions via ZOOM conference call.   

Requirements:

Your own Garmin GPS or Cell phone and individual USB data cables , Internet access, WINDOWS 7 or higher Desktop PC or laptop, camera/microphone.

Experience and software required:

Garmin GPS based navigation course:

Basic computer knowledge. As part of the workshop, a GPS, laptop and a working installation of Garmin BaseCamp and Google Earth software is required (we will provide downloading information). Electronic Maps are not required and will be provided during the workshop. Maps already installed on your GPS are an asset. We may work in teams of 2 , depending on the skill level of the participants.

Cell phone based navigation course:

Basic computer knowledge. As part of the workshop, a cellphone with integrated GPS, laptop and a working installation of Garmin BaseCamp for WINDOWS and Google Earth software is required (we will provide downloading information). Electronic Maps for PC are not required and will be provided during the workshop. This course requires an active subscription for  a GaiaGPS app for Android and iPhone users. 
Max. Group Number:

8:1 client to Instructor ratio. Please contact us for larger bookings. 

Dates:

23 March 2022 (Garmin GPS )
24 March 2022 (Cell ph navigation) 
13 April 2022 (Cell ph navigation) 
20 April 2022 (Garmin GPS )

One evening sessions via ZOOM video conferencing  from home, 7:00pm to10:00pm.

What's Included:

Online documents, examples, GPS track plots, open source software

What's not Included:

Your personal Windows based PC, camera/microphone/audio setup, Garmin GPS or Android/iPhone, active subscription of GaiaGPS