Wilderness Survival and Awareness
What you'll learn
- Learn the essential survival items to always carry with you
- How to purify water and find food (edibles and trap animals)
- How to make a survival shelter
- The best way to build a fire
- Basic First Aid skills
- Navigate with a map/compass and sun/moon/etc.
- Proper clothing to wear
- Key survival knots to know
- How to survive an animal attack
- Learn the basics of wilderness survival
- Have access to a computer or mobile device to view materials
- Practice the skills you learn, 'practice makes perfect'
Welcome! This course teaches essential survival skills, what you need to know to make it out alive in a survival scenario. If you're new to wilderness survival, this is the course for you. Emergency situations happen all the time and this course will teach you ways to handle them, such as securing drinking water or treating injuries.
This course will prepare you for a variety of survival situations and give you the know-how on what to do. You will learn: how to build a fire (and use as a signal fire), finding and purifying water, how to properly dress to stay warm in cold environments, making shelter, surviving animal attacks, how to trap and fish for food and even how to survive a natural disaster.
Lectures are a variety of slides, pictures, and video demonstrations. Also this course will be updated periodically with new material for all students.
You will learn what to do in the event you are stuck in a emergency situation. These skills can also be applied to many areas of life such as on your next family camping trip. This course will prepare you for the unknown and surviving through it!
LAST UPDATED: April 2017
Who this course is for:
- All ages. Those who realize they need to be ready to survive
- This is a beginner course for those who are new to wilderness survival
Jeremy White is a current survival instructor, teaching survival skills at schools near his home and travels to teach at camps for kids. Jeremy is an active outdoorsman and has completed many trips (sometimes by himself) into the wilderness and surviving for many days. His training includes with Search and Rescue, Sherif's Dept., and personally taught by a retired United States Air Force survival instructor.
To compliment his survival training, Jeremy has also learned many things about surviving from his extensive travels around the world. He has learned how to 'survive' in other countries (sometimes by himself) and found ways to travel free and cheap!
In June of 2015, Jeremy was struck with heart failure and is currently living on a mechanical heart, while he awaits a heart transplant. He is unable to work like he used to however during this time it has allowed Jeremy to put down on paper his skills and training for others to learn from. Also, due to his physical condition Jeremy seeks income from his Udemy course to pay bills and medical expenses. Jeremy would like to say a big thank you to all those choosing to purchase the class.