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Survival courses, tracking, wilderness
& bushcraft training
based: Arizona, USA
A program of courses offering hands-on training covering wilderness survival, bushcraft and the learning of primitive skills; specializing in desert survival and a range of techniques for outdoor safety.
courses | USA
A range of courses in various locations in Kent and East Sussex. Learn skills that include the making of knives, scabbards and English longbows; as well as wilderness first aid, firecraft, working with leather and wood, and wildfood cookery and baking.
courses | England
based: Bedfordshire, UK
Desert survival training trips in the Moroccan Sahara. An intensive practical course covering topics such as: off-road driving, vehicle recovery and repair, shelter construction, getting water, fire lighting and signaling, navigation and all about the desert environment.
courses | Morocco
based: N E Somerset, UK
Purpose-built woodland camp near Bath, offering bushcraft weekends for families. Learn skills like shelter building, woodland crafts and fire making. Enjoy overnight camping, campfire cooking, dawn walks and storytelling around the fire pit. Camps run in all weathers and there are large group shelters for rainy days.
courses | England
based: Cumbria, UK
Weekend snow survival courses in Chamonix, covering snowshelters and snowholes, avalanche awareness and snow pack assesment, transceiver use, winter navigation, snow pack travel, trip planning ...
courses | France
based: Maryland, USA
Weekend courses teaching primitive survival skills, covering topics such as flint knapping, trapping, bow and arrow making, cordage making, primitive fishing, deer hide tanning, pottery, fire building and survival shelters.
| survival | USA
A range of basic to advanced bushcraft and survival courses dealing with real world issues from the Rangers Bush & Field Craft Lodge in Italy and in South Africa, the UK and the US.
| South Africa | UK | USA |
based: Devon, UK
Practical UK based sea survival training courses for recreational and commercial seamen. The course teaches the use of a life raft and it's equipment, about life jackets, self help and what to do without a life raft. Previous experience not required.
| England | Scotland
The British Offshore Sailing School
based: Hampshire, UK
The British Offshore Sailing School; sailing is more fun when you
know the ropes.
| day sailing | first aid courses | survival courses | UK |
Survival school offering a variety of 2-day and weekend courses covering bushcraft skills; including a family weekend and a wilderness first aid course.
| survival courses | Ireland |
based: Washington, USA
Programs focusing on primitive living and earth awareness including
such skills as bow, and arrow making, cheese making,
fire by friction, herbal soap making, animal tracking, traditional
tanning and wilderness survival techniques.
| country crafts | herb
| survival courses | soap making | USA |
Native Skills Institute
based: Ohio, USA
A wilderness/outdoor school offering a variety of courses in wilderness
| survival courses | country crafts | herb | reiki | USA |
based: East Ayrshire, Scotland, UK
Survival and team building courses in Scotland, to suit all ages
| survival courses | team building/management
courses | Scotland |
National Tracking School
based: West Yorkshire, UK
Offering a wide range of one-, three- and five-day professional tracking and survival courses.
| survival courses | UK |
Shadowhawk Tracker School
Offering a range of tracker courses including courses tracking wildlife and people, and specialist advanced courses: 'mastertracking', mantracking and combat/tactical tracking.
| survival courses | UK | Namibia | Portugal | Poland |
based: Oxfordshire, UK
Wilderness open canoe trips teaching canoecraft, wilderness living and bushcraft in various locations.
| survival courses | Scotland | Sweden | Norway | Finland |
Wilderness First Aid Ltd
based: East Sussex, UK
Bushcraft, survival and rescue techniques combined with HSE approved first aid training.
| first aid courses | survival courses | UK |
Bush craft and tracking expeditions in Canada's arctic tundra, boreal forest and the Great Bear rain forest.
| survival courses | Canada |