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I would like to say what an enjoyable and informative course the UK Woodland Navigation course turned out to be. The instructors were really knowledgeable and had a deep understanding of their subject, honed by experience. Rob had the perfect pitch and tone to deliver his subject, he had a quiet and understated confidence that was refreshing to see in one so young. He was able to deliver and pass his knowledge without using the word 'er' once, his manner is perfect as a teacher. Ross too had a pleasant manner and ability to teach in an interesting way. The standard of instruction is second to none as one would expect from Woodlore, both instructors readily gave time to explain and go over any questions to an old duffer like me and were keen to pass their knowledge of the subject and the outdoors. We were worked hard in order to maximize the benefit of the course and subject but this was a pleasure and not a chore, we all felt that we would have liked to complete a second night exercise to see how we had improved. I thought I could read a map but now through the aide of Rob and Ross I see the land and map in a different light, the micro world of contours and reading the lay of the land - the eureka moment. A great lesson for me to pass to my daughter. Both instructors were excellent but I have to comment on Rob. I completed my Fundamental Bushcraft course with Rob as an assistant, so to meet him again and see this boy turn into a confident, unassuming young gentleman, with his relaxed and pleasant manner is an pleasure watching him grow so to speak. He is a credit to his parents and to Woodlore and I think Rob like Ray is an inspiration and role model. I would thoroughly recommend this course to anyone.