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Overview:

This introduction to survival skills and preparedness is a must for anyone, such as hikers, canoeists, hunters, fisher persons and outdoor leads/camp staffs, who ventures into the great outdoors.

The format and duration of the program will vary based on the site or vendor.

Purpose:

To learn basic survival skills.

Topics:

  • Trip planning and notification
  • Survival and safety kits
  • Proper gear/clothing/footwear
  • Shelter-building and fire-building
  • Signalling for help
  • Setting snares and foraging for food
  • Map and compass basics
  • The "what if?" priority survival skills (shelter construction, fire building with/without matches).

Duration:

  • Classes may vary depending on the site and vendor
  • Weekend overnight simulation may be included

Misc:

Course manual available at first session, $ 19.95.
The use of extensive case studies and search and rescue stats/info will prepare students for preventative measures "game plan".

 

Start_Date Site / Vendor Classes Outing_days Outing_dates
2017-Jul-08 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Jul 8-9
2017-Jun-24 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax) 0 1 Jun 24
2017-Jun-10 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Guelph Forest, Guelph) 0 1 Jun 10
2017-Jun-03 Groupon / WagJag (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Jun 3-4
2017-May-27 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 May 27
2017-May-20 Living Social (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 May 20-21
2017-May-13 Groupon / Living Social /WagJag (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 May 13
2017-Apr-29 Groupon / Living Social (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Apr 29
2017-Apr-22 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Apr 22-23
2017-Apr-15 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Woodend, Niagara) 0 1 Apr 15
2017-Mar-30 Humber College 5 2 Apr 22-23
2017-Mar-25 Groupon / Living Social / WagJag (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Mar 25
2017-Mar-12 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Mar 12
2017-Mar-11 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Mar 11
2017-Feb-25 Groupon / WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax) 0 1 Feb 25
2017-Jan-18 University of Guelph 5 2 tba
2016-Nov-12 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 12
2016-Nov-12 Living Social (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 12
2016-Nov-12 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 12
2016-Sep-11 Groupon (Guelph Forest, Guelph) 0 1 Sep 11
2016-Oct-15 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Oct 15-16
2016-Oct-15 Living Social (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Oct 15-16
2016-Oct-09 Groupon (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 Oct 9
2016-Oct-09 Living Social (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 Oct 9
2016-Oct-09 WagJag (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 Oct 9
2016-Sep-25 Groupon (Woodend, Niagara)
0 1 Sep 25
2016-Sep-22 Humber College 5 2 Oct 15-16
2016-Sep-21 University of Guelph 5 2 tba
2016-Sep-17 Try That! (Weekend Trip, Moon River)
0 2 Sep 17-18
2016-Sep-17 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Sep 17-18
2016-Sep-17 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Sep 17-18
2016-Sep-11 Groupon (Guelph Forest, Guelph) 0 1 Sep 11
2016-Jul-31 Groupon (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Jul 31
2016-Jul-31 WagJag (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Jul 31
2016-Jul-16 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Jul 16
2016-Jul-16 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Jul 16
2016-Jul-09 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Jul 9-10
2015-Jul-09 Try That! (Moon River)
0 2 Jul 9-10
2016-Jul-09 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Jul 9-10
2016-Jun-12 Groupon (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Jun 12
2016-Jun-12 Try That! (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Jun 12
2016-Jun-12 WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Jun 12
2016-Jun-11 Groupon (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Jun 11
2016-Apr-23 Groupon (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Apr 23-24
2016-Apr-23 WagJag (Weekend Trip, Moon River) 0 2 Apr 23-24
2016-Apr-17 Groupon (Woodend, Niagara)
0 1 Apr 17
2016-Apr-16 WagJag (Woodend, Niagara)
0 1 Apr 16
2016-Apr-03 Groupon (Guelph Forest, Guelph) 0 1 Apr 3
2016-Apr-02 WagJag (Guelph Forest, Guelph) 0 1 Apr 2
2016-Mar-31 Humber College 5 2 Apr 23
2016-Mar-13 WagJag (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Mar 13
2016-Mar-12 Groupon (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Mar 12
2016-Mar-06 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Mar 6
2016-Mar-05 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Mar 5
2016-Mar-05 Try That! (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Mar 5
2016-Feb-27 Groupon (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Feb 27
2016-Feb-27 Try That! (Moon River)
0 2 Feb 27-28
2016-Feb-27 WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Feb 27
2016-Jan-30 Groupon (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 Jan 30
2016-Jan-30 WagJag (Robertson Tract, Milton)
0 1 Jan 30
2016-Jan-13 University of Guelph 5 2 tba
2015-Nov-21 Groupon (Rouge Forest, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 21
2015-Nov-21 WagJag (Rouge Forest, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 21
2015-Nov-15 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 15
2015-Nov-15 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto)
0 1 Nov 15
2015-Nov-14 Groupon (Guelph Forest, Milton)
0 1 Nov 14
2015-Nov-14 WagJag (Guelph Forest, Milton)
0 1 Nov 14
2015-Nov-08 Groupon (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Nov 8
2015-Nov-08 WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax)
0 1 Nov 8
2015-Nov-07 Groupon (Woodend, Niagara)
0 1 Nov 7
2015-Nov-07 WagJag (Woodend, Niagara)
0 1 Nov 7
2015-Oct-24 LivingSocial (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Oct 24
2015-Oct-24 WagJag (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Oct-24
2015-Oct-17 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Oct 17
2015-Oct-17

TryThat! (Moon River)

0 1 Oct 17
2015-Oct-17

TryThat! (Humber Valley, Toronto)

0 1 Oct 17
2015-Sep-26 LivingSocial (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Sep 26
2015-Sep-26

TryThat! (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton)

0 1 Sep 26
2015-Sep-26 WagJag (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Sep 26
2015-Sep-23 University of Guelph 5 2 tba
2015-Sep-12 Groupon (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton) 0 1 Sep 12
2015-Sep-12

TryThat! (Cootes Paradise, Hamilton)

0 1 Sep 12
2015-Sep-05 Humber College 5 2 Oct 17
2015-Aug-08 Groupon (Humber Valley, Toronto) 0 1 Aug 08
2015-Aug-08

TryThat! (Humber Valley, Toronto)

0 1 Aug 08
2015-Jul-11 LivingSocial (Greenwood, Ajax) 0 1 Jul 11
2015-Jul-11 WagJag (Greenwood, Ajax) 0 1 Jul 11

 

 

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