(8 hours - includes live exercises)
Teaches a variety of skills useful to those who live in urban/suburban areas.
This course is 8-hours long and includes classroom and outdoor time learning to increase survival skills within an urban/suburban setting. The focus is placed on the critical tasks necessary to shelter in place ("Bug In"). The urban environment is notably different from a wilderness landscape, requiring a unique library of knowledge to overcome likely challenges. Students learn:
Students will take a written Student Examination.
The are no prerequisites for taking this course, and the material can be understood by mature people of all ages.
Course Materials Provided
The student's following course materials are included in the cost of the course. Each student will receive a packet, which includes*:
Course Packing List
Participation requires that the student provide the following equipment, which is not included in the cost of the course. Students who arrive without a piece of non-optional equipment listed below will be asked to leave, may be unable to participate in certain sections of instruction, or may be able to purchase suitable replacements on the premises, at our sole discretion. Students should pack:
Minimum Class Size Requirement
Due to the logistical efforts required to conduct this course, a minimum of 8 students must be registered and pre-paid, as of 72 hours before the scheduled time and date, for the course to be held. If this minimum requirement can not be met, the course will be rescheduled to a future date.
* Student Packet contents subject to change without notice.