Woodland Survival Courses

Woodland Survival Courses

Trueways survival courses offer participants the opportunity to learn and practice the skills and techniques needed to survive without the comfort and convenience of four walls and a supermarket.

As well as being highly fun and rewarding, these acclaimed courses are based upon the tried and tested methodology of Trueways most senior team member – none other than bestselling SAS Survival Expert
John “Lofty” Wiseman, so everything that is taught, demonstrated and explained has the highest level of authority.

The Trueways Woodland Survival Skills course teaches a range of skills including Fire, Water, Food, Survival Camps and Navigation. Courses are available for 2 Days, 3 Days and 5 Days, with different levels of Survvial Skills delivered on each course.

Protection from the elements
Environmental medical (physiological and psychological affect of being too hot or too cold)
Understand and take care of your clothing
Taking advantage of and imporving pre-existing natural shelter (caves,hollow,overhangs,fallen trees etc)
Shelter building using a tarp, instulation and weather protection using natural materials and/or salvaged resources anywhere in the world

Fire
Fire Lighting and maintenance with flint and steel
Use of fire for heating and cooking
Signalling for rescue including standard internation signals and improvised techniques

Water
Sourcing water and making it safe to use
Water requirements
Water sources
Problems in wild water and medical aspects (dangers of seawater,dehydration,heat exhaustion,toxicity,pathology)
Water treatment and storage

Food
Acuiring food from the wild
Understanding our survival nutritional needs
Medical problems from malnutrition and/or food imbalances
Toxins and pathogens in wild food and avoiding them
Flora (Food from plants,roots,tubers,seeds and fruit)
Fungi (Food from fungi, if available)

Survival Camp craft and routines
Gear and equipment
Survival Kits
Safe use and best practise for knives, axes, saws, fire kits etc
Making your own resources (cordage,containers,bedding etc)

Navigation
Understaning your locality
Telling the time and direction from natural indicators
Safe techniques for crossing unknown countryside
Best routes to saftey
Day and Night signals
Passive and active signalling

- See more at: http://truewayssurvival.com/survival-courses/woodland-survival-courses/2-day-woodland-survival-course#sthash.iwd54aCQ.dpuf

Protection from the elements
Environmental medical (physiological and psychological affect of being too hot or too cold)
Understand and take care of your clothing
Taking advantage of and imporving pre-existing natural shelter (caves,hollow,overhangs,fallen trees etc)
Shelter building using a tarp, instulation and weather protection using natural materials and/or salvaged resources anywhere in the world

Fire
Fire Lighting and maintenance with flint and steel
Use of fire for heating and cooking
Signalling for rescue including standard internation signals and improvised techniques

Water
Sourcing water and making it safe to use
Water requirements
Water sources
Problems in wild water and medical aspects (dangers of seawater,dehydration,heat exhaustion,toxicity,pathology)
Water treatment and storage

Food
Acuiring food from the wild
Understanding our survival nutritional needs
Medical problems from malnutrition and/or food imbalances
Toxins and pathogens in wild food and avoiding them
Flora (Food from plants,roots,tubers,seeds and fruit)
Fungi (Food from fungi, if available)

Survival Camp craft and routines
Gear and equipment
Survival Kits
Safe use and best practise for knives, axes, saws, fire kits etc
Making your own resources (cordage,containers,bedding etc)

Navigation
Understaning your locality
Telling the time and direction from natural indicators
Safe techniques for crossing unknown countryside
Best routes to saftey
Day and Night signals
Passive and active signalling

- See more at: http://truewayssurvival.com/survival-courses/woodland-survival-courses/2-day-woodland-survival-course#sthash.iwd54aCQ.dpuf
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  • Trueways 2 Day Basic Woodland Survival Course Weekend Basic Survival Course - Open to All aged 17 and over - No Previous experience required      Woodland Survival Course Overview Details of the course content can be found below, however if you have any questions please..
    £195.00
  • Trueways 2 Day Woodland Young Survivors Course For 7 to 16 Year Olds Basic Survival Skills Course For Kids - Open to All aged 7-16 and over - No Previous experience required      Trueways Kids Survival Course Overview Details of the course content can be found below, ho..
    £195.00
  • Trueways 3 Day Advanced Woodland Survival Course Level 3A Survival Course - Must have completed Trueways 2 Day Basic Course or provide experience level Aged 17 and over. This Trueways Survival Level 3A course is aimed at those who have already attended some survival training at least to level..
    £269.00
  • Trueways 3 Day Advanced Woodland Survival Course For 12-17 Year Olds. This course is designed for 12-17 year olds who have prevously completed the Trueways 2 Day Young Survivors Course The Trueways 3 Day Advanced Survival Skills course, in keeping with our philosophy of real skills for real si..
    £269.00
  • Trueways 3 Day Extended Basic Woodland Survival Course Open to All aged 17 and over - No Experience Required      Following the same syllabus as our 2 Day Basic Course but with the advantage of developing some routines and added confidence through an extra night out in your ..
    £269.00
  • Trueways 5 Day Basic to Advanced Survival Course Level 3 Survival Course - Open to All aged 17 and over - "zero" to "hero" in 5 days. The Trueways 5 Day Basic Survival Skills course, in keeping with our philosophy of real skills for real situations, seeks to deliver sensible and appropria..
    £395.00
  • Trueways Survival 5 Day Teen Survivors Woodland Survival Course Level 2 Survival Course - Open to All aged 12-17 - No Previous experience required.  5 full days and 4 night expert Survival Training in a Woodland Environment  The Trueways 5 Day Basic Survival Skills course, in keepin..
    £395.00
  • Ticket for Trueways Survival and Lofty Wiseman Woodland Meet - 26th August 2017
    Ticket for Trueways Survival and Lofty Wiseman Woodland Meet Date : 26th August 2017 Time : 10.30am onwards Location : Cranham (Gloucestershire) Come and join the Trueways Team and SAS Survival Expert John "Lofty" Wiseman for Campfire talks, photo opportunities and Survival stories, att..
    £39.95