Sun, May 07|
*SOLD OUT* Wilderness Skills- Open Enrollment
This is an introductory one day course for any individual that wants to learn wilderness preparedness and survival.
Time & Location
May 07, 2023, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Carmel Hamlet, 39 Seminary Hill Rd, Carmel Hamlet, NY 10512, USA
About the Event
Introductory course for those individuals that want to learn the basics of wildrness survival.
This courses goes over the basic skill sets that will help keep you alive if you venture out mountain biking, hiking, climbing, off-roading, canyoneering, etc.
What you carry with you can literally save your life.
Learn the latest in trauma care and receive a Stop The Bleed certificate.
If you go out using a GPS you must be aware that the GPS satellite systems can go down. It did did in summer 2020. Can you read the lines on the maps on your GPS to understand the terrain? Can you use a map and compass as your backup for locating where you are and which direction you have to go? This course gives you the basics on map and compass navigation in addition to integrating GPS, PLBs and phone Apps. A short compass course will round out the day.
• Outdoor skills analysis - what is important
• The “Ten Essentials” to always have with you
• Trauma and Stop The Bleed
• MARCH acronym
• Land Navigation essentials