In this two-day course, you get the chance to have an overview of what survival in Swedish wilderness is. Supervised by your survival instructor, you learn tricks and tips to feel safe out in the wild. You get the opportunity to discover and try different techniques that will make you feel comfortable whenever you are in a survival situation in a wild environment.
Day 1: we depart from our office, south of Stockholm at 9 am and drive for an hour to a forest not far from Gnesta where we’ll be having this course.
We set up camp, build a fire and get right into the survival course:
The three survival fundamentals
Our basic needs and knowing which one to meet and in which order
Fire : how to build it? With what? Practice time.
Shelter : how to build it? With what? Practice time.
We then cook our food on the wooden fire, using and adding what the nature has to offer and relax for the evening.
Day 2: we get up around 7 am, build a fire for making breakfast and begin today’s course :
Food and traps: how to build and set them? ractice time.
Water : how to find and collect it?
Camp tips and building tools
We then pack our gear and head back to civilization to be in Stockholm around 17.00