Are you wanting to learn new skills or increase your survival knowledge but don't know where to start? Then Practical Survival is the course for you! This course was designed with both beginner and intermediate knowledge levels in mind, and covers key techniques for ensuring successful outcomes in a variety of survival situations. Taught by instructors with years of experience in survival and search and rescue, this course is perfect for anyone wanting to increase their understanding and become more prepared.
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Practical Survival is an introductory survival course perfect for anyone looking to gain or increase their knowledge of survival skills. The purpose of the course is to inform students of basic, kit-based survival that is applicable to both wilderness and urban settings. Students will get an opportunity to learn about the survival rule of 3's including: Basic survival shelters, fire building, water collection/purification, food, and how to start building survival kits of your own.
- Introduction to survival
- Rule of Three, what it is, and why it is important
- Simple blood loss prevention
- Shelter types and construction
- Environment specific shelters
- Heat and cold management
- Fire considerations
- Fire building
- How to obtain fresh water
- Food considerations
- How to obtain food
- How to get started on a kit
- Tips on staying found and what to do if you get lost