Home / Courses / 2-Day Basic Survival Skills2-Day Basic Survival Skills$200/studentPlease read the informational tabs below the Add To Cart button for important course information.Choose course date:(Required)September 16-17, 2023Add studentsPlease add a student for every course spot you would like to purchase. At least one student is required to add to cart. First Name Last Name EmailActions EditDelete There are no Students. Add Student Maximum number of students reached. How did you hear about ARTOS Survival?Total(Required) Price: $0.00 2-Day Basic Survival Skills quantity — OR — Add to cart Category: Courses Description Important Course Information (Please Read) Required Gear Reviews (0) DescriptionThis 2-day Survival Skills course covers the essential aspects of a wilderness emergency. Learn how to be self-sufficient when help could be days away. When combined with our 2-day Wilderness First Aid or taken as our 3-day Survival Skills/WFA combo course, this course will give the student the knowhow to survive in almost any environment, using the most efficient, effective, and practical real-world skills and principles combined into an easy-to-use system. Whether you are a complete novice or have extensive experience in the field, this course is for you. This course, when combined with the WFA certification, is the foundation for which all other ARTOS Survival courses are based on. This course is taught in an outdoor setting with ‘classroom’ and hands-on portions in the field, designed around a simulated survival progression. This course involves physical activity, long training days, and a willingness to get your hands dirty.SKILLS FOR YOUR SURVIVAL FOUNDATION:Build a weatherproof shelter from natural materialsMake fire from a variety of methods, including a primitive bow-drill kitWater location and treatmentMake an effective trap for small gameBasic wild plant ID and useMake cordage from plantsRescue signaling techniquesHow to prepare your gear, body, and attitude for the outdoorsSurvival philosophy and how to respond to emergencies…And more!Important Course Information (Please Read)ARTOS 2-Day Basic Survival Skills courses are open to the public, with a 12-student maximum per session, and will be held at a beautiful 250-acre camp on the shores of Flathead Lake, just 30 minutes South of Kalispell, MT. You do not need to arrange for accommodations. You will sleep on-site in a handmade survival shelter (recommended but tents are okay too). Ages are 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. After your order is processed, an orientation package with further information, including exact location, time, what to expect, etc. will be sent via email. A complete refund will be issued for any cancellation more than 21 days before the date of the course. For any cancellation within 21 days of the date of the course, a credit will be issued and honored for any open course of equal value. The next tab lists the required gear you will want to think about acquiring well before the class. I encourage you to use what you already have so you have less to purchase. Feel free to ask me any questions about gear recommendations or anything else by emailing email@example.com.Required GearYour favorite high-quality fixed-blade knife or multitool. If you want to bring a knife, Mora Knives make a great beginner blade. You can get the Companion model for about $25 online. For a multitool, Leatherman, Gerber, or Victorinox brands are the best. Just make sure it has a locking, plain edge blade. A saw blade is a big plus!Appropriate clothes for the weather. Make sure you are comfortable. Training days are long. I recommend having multiple layers, boots, and a hat and sunglasses.Sleeping bagTents and other camping gear are allowed, but you are encouraged to sleep in the shelter you build in class. It is a good idea to bring these just in case.Water bottle and waterFoodstuffs for 2 days. You may bring anything you want as you will have access to your vehicle during meal times. Mountain House or other backpacking meals are a good option. MREs will work as well. Or pack your whole kitchen and cook fresh meals. It is also highly recommended that you bring snacks for throughout the course.Headlamp or flashlight, extra batteriesWork glovesDay packPen/notebookCamp chair (optional but nice to have for comfort)Any gear you would like to camp or train with ReviewsThere are no reviews yet.Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.Related products 3-Day Basic Survival Skills & WFA5.00 out of 5 Select options 2-Day Wilderness First Aid0 out of 5 Select options 3-Day Basic Survival Simulation: Wayward On The Westside0 out of 5 $0.00 Read more 1-Day All-Ages Introduction To Survival Workshop0 out of 5 Select options
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