Specialists in outdoor wilderness survival courses

Courses

New Courses for 2014/15

Buckskin Weekend Workshop

Buckskin Weekend Workshop

This busy weekend at our Wiltshire woodland site aims to equip you with the skills needed to tan hides and make soft smoky buckskin.

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Spoons

Whittlin' & Carvin' Day Course

A day course covering safe and efficient wood carving skills for the bushcrafter

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Winter Bushcraft ChallengeWinter Bushcraft Challenge

Are you a fair weather bushcrafter? Want to test your skills in the dead of winter? 

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Bow Drill master in a dayBow Drill master in a day

Nothing represents bushcraft more perfectly than the ability to create fire by friction – effectively rubbing sticks together. During this day course we’ll describe each essential element of this ancient and empowering skill in detail.

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Hunting & Trapping for survival - Day CourseHunting & Trapping for survival

A busy day course exploring improvised hunting and trapping methods available to the survivor.

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Gift Voucher

Gift vouchers are available for all of our courses

One man shelterBushcraft Weekend

A weekend course to give you a firm grounding in the basics of wilderness survival and bushcraft.

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Wilderness Awakening CourseWilderness Awakening

Five days learning and mastering the basics of wilderness survival and bushcraft.

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Advanced Wilderness Awakening CourseAdvanced Crafts Week

A continuation of our five day Wilderness Awakening,this course takes you several steps further towards your aim of self sufficiency in the wilderness.

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The Hunter Gatherer CourseThe Hunter Gatherer Challenge

The culmination of all your training - five days in the woods, living from the land with the barest minimum of kit.

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Weavin' & Whittlin' CourseWeavin' & Whittlin' Weekend

Spend a weekend crafting baskets from willow and other hedgerow materials and carving a mallet, spatula and green wood eating spoon with simple tools.

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Advanced Whittlin' & Carvin' CourseAdvanced Whittlin' & Carvin' Weekends

This course for advanced whittlers is now in two parts. Part one focuses on using the axe safely and efficiently to fell, limb, section, split and rough out. You’ll also carve a Swedish inspired dough bowl.  Part two takes your skill set further by carving a Scandinavian style cup and looking at decorating and embellishing your work.

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Advanced Weavin' & Craftin' CourseAdvanced Weavin' & Craftin' Weekend

This advanced weekend course is a continuation of our increasingly popular Weavin’ and Whittlin’ weekend, concentrating on developing your knowledge of natural materials and how they can be bent, woven and shaped to fulfil our need for containers and carrying devices.

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Wild Food Forage - Day CourseWild Food & Foraging - Day Course

A day of foraging wild fare on the Wiltshire downs.

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Wild Food Forage - Weekend

Wild Food & Foraging Autumn Weekend

Spend a weekend learning about our wild larder and a variety of ways to cook it over a campfire

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Deer In A Day

Deer In A Day

Learn how to skin and field butcher large wild game.

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Buckskin & Moccasin WorkshopBuckskin Moccasin Workshop

A three day workshop following on from our Buckskin Weekend Workshop, manufacturing your own useable moccasin style buckskin boots.

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Primitive Tools CoursePrimitive Tools Weekend

A two day course learning how to work flint to make useful tools.

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Wilderness Navigation CourseWilderness Navigation

Two days in the Welsh mountains learning practical map and compass skills.

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Family Bushcraft WeekendFamily Bushcraft Weekend

Our family weekends give you the chance to introduce the whole family to bushcraft.

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Bespoke CoursesOne Day & Bespoke Courses

One day courses on specialist subjects, corporate team building, pre-trip survival training and even stag and hen weekends.

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Two days in the mountains learning how to navigate.

What kit do I need?

To find out, please read our kit list. Please see our links page if you require accomodation before or after a course.