Saturday 7th November 2009   10am – 5pm.


Great Tower Wood Scout Camp near Windermere, Cumbria.  Grid Ref  SD 394914


Free to NWOA Members. Priority given to NWOA Members applying before Oct 1st.  Maximum numbers approx 15.

It is anticipated that Clubs will contribute towards participants’ travelling expenses. Please check with your Club Treasurer.


Attendance at this type of course is a necessary part of the Grade Three Controller Qualification needed by Level 3 Event Controllers.

You should have planned at least one C4 District Colour-coded event (eg Cumbrian Galoppen or similar) and probably Organised one to gain maximum benefit from the Course.


Please bring a Packed Lunch (Tea/Coffee provided) and also outdoor clothing/orienteering gear (compass etc) as there will be a practical session.


Final details and some Pre-Course work will be sent later.


Enquiries to:-


 Angela & Dick Whitworth 23 Naworth Drive, Carlisle CA3 0DD,   Tel 01228 535420,   e-mail or


Entries by Oct 17th, (earlier if possible, please), by phone, post or, preferably, e-mail to Angela & Dick.


Please include a list of your Planning and Organising experience.


Also state your familiarity with SportIdent:  Nil/ Primed SI Boxes/ Set Up Event/ Operated at an event.

And OCAD: Version 8 or 9; Drawn maps/ Edited maps/ set up event in  OCAD8/ Set up event and courses in  OCAD9.


With this information, we hope to be able to set the exact content of the course at the most beneficial level.