Woodland Winter Survival Weekend

  • Starts Jan 22
  • 180 British pounds
  • Clinton Lane

Service Description

This two day class covers all aspects that anybody spending time in the outdoors would need, no previous experience is necessary as we go over all the basics. Over the weekend we will cover: The leave no trace ethos Camp hygiene Fire - blowing tinder bundles to flame and including the different sources of ignition, looking at coal extenders and accelerants and the different types of fire lays. Camp Craft - Making pot hangers whilst maintaining sustainable harvesting Camp cooking- Using different cooking techniques to supply the camp with a 2 course evening meal. Shelter building - including knots and different types of shelter Hypothermia & Hyperthermia - Signs, symptoms and how to prevent them Water purification . Exploring the different types of filtration methods Knife safety- how to use your knife safely and so greatly minimise the risk At the end of the weekend you will know the best types of wood to use to light an emergency fire and the safest quickest way to get it alight. The correct way to set up a temporary shelter if you are caught out and need to get out of the elements. The safest use of a knife in the outdoors when you are away from help to provide you with all your craft, cooking and fire needs in your emergency camp. You will understand the need and the various types of water filtration for different situations on multi-day trips. You will also be taught the leave no trace ethos and sustainable harvesting techniques that all woodsman adhere to to create a more varied and sustainable habitat. This class is catered for but only the Saturday evening meal so please bring breakfast and lunches with enough snacks to get you through the day if needed. Tea and coffee are always available throughout the day as the kettle is always on. If you have any other question head over to the FAQs page or send us a message at info@woodsmanbushcraft.com

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Contact Details

  • Clinton Lane, Edenbridge TN8, UK