posted on Mar, 5 2009 @ 08:25 PM
heres an example of a course
Subtopic / Lessons
PM - Orientation, Transport to and establish camp
Camp Hygiene & Knife Safety
AM - Priorities of Survival
PM - Thermodynamics: Dressing appropriately for the wilderness, Sleeping warmly, Campsite selection
AM - Thermodynamics: External heat sources
PM - Friction Fires: Bow drill, hand drill, fire-plough, fire saw.
AM - Friction Fires: Review & more learning.
PM - Shelter: Single person shelters: tarps, lean-to's, lodges
AM - Water: Finding & Purifying, Conserving & Containing
PM - Food: Edible & Medicinal plants
AM - Hunting: Trapping, Tracking & Other Options
PM - Tools:: Rabbitsticks, Rocks, & Slings
AM - Lithics: Turning rocks into knives
PM - Review of Week 1
The second week of Primitive Living Skills will begin with a Solo Phase. Placed in your own solo site, you will put your skills to the test and enjoy
Once Solo ends students return to the basecamp and build upon the skills covered during Week One. The second week will culminate in a Group
Expedition Phase. Students will use the tools, gear and foods prepared to travel to a specific destination.