How to choose the best survival school for you. Survival schools want their courses to fit your needs. As an example, you may be interested in desert survival. Or you may enjoy backpacking in the Cascade mountains of Oregon. And heading to Costa Rica to enjoy the rain forests sounds fun. If i was traveling to the jungle I would definitely consider a jungle survival course. A jungle survival course would really help me better understand that environment.
How To choose the best survival school for you
Make a list
Make a list of the skills and knowledge you want to receive. Then cross-reference it to the educational programs, courses, classes, and training the school offers.
Who may attend survival school?
In our case we offer coed survival training for both adults and teens
Does the school align with your philosophy?
Today survival schools are found all around the world and next door. Some schools offer year-round classes that offer short courses of one day. Many schools offer camps that run a week, or longer. Lifesong Wilderness Adventures is such a school.
Do survival schools offer certification?
Yes, we provide certificates of completion for each completed course.
What skills, knowledge, and experience should instructors have?
See the About Us page to get more information.
Can I ask for referrals from former students?
Yes, referrals from former students may be helpful in your decision process.
Are instructors certified for medical emergencies?
Competent and professional organizations show if their instructors are First Aid and CPR certified.
Finally, I hope these tips have helped you with your search. Contact Mark for questions about our survival school. Lifesong Wilderness Adventures, one of the best survival schools you can attend.