SURVIVAL SCHOOL

Voyageur Survival School

51552 RR212A, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8G 1B1 2M0 (780) 922-1159

For more information call Ian (780) 996-8520  iangporteous@gmail.com

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COURSE INFORMATION PACKAGE

(This course also serves as an excellent introduction to the Vision Quest)

 

Course Instructors: Ian Porteous, Gord Oaks, Alana Levandoski, Dean Wall

Weekend courses on Wilderness Living Skills and Survival.

 

This course is designed to guide you in developing some basic skills for getting into, enjoying and challenging your self in nature.

 

The basic course outline includes a study on the “SACRED FOUR”

The educational format involves 20 min lectures followed by 40 min hands on workshops

 

1.  SHELTER

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Debris Shelter

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

Clothing

            Bindcraft

 

2.  WATER

            Construction of a solar still

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The role of water in survival (dehydration) The survival pot

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3. FIRE

            Bow drill construction and technique

            Fire building

            Knife, saw, axecrart

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4. FOOD

            Snares

            Deadfall traps

           

 

Fishing

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Edible Vegetation