Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living

A full weekend of wilderness survival
Mentored by Mark Beckham

I find myself evermore drawn back to nature

Natural Survivor
Bury Saint Edmunds, IP30 0EN
For ages: 8 - 18+
Standard £250
Next date:Friday 24th Jun, 18:00 - 23:00

What we'll do

We are all born natural survivors, our purpose is to reconnect you with that way of being. Should you be unfortunate enough to find yourself lost or in an emergency situation, this course is specifically designed to teach you the necessary skills required to not only survive but thrive in the wilderness, you will cover a variety of subjects that will enable you to be more confident during your travels in an unfamiliar environment. This weekend is a complete and varied package of instruction covering the most important aspects of survival that are essential to increasing your chances of preserving life to a much greater level. Having a better understanding and knowledge of your priorities will enable you to function more efficiently, thus, reducing the chances of loss of life. When you arrive you will be taken to the main camp and we have a full briefing on the weekend's activities. Shelter is the first priority for wilderness survival so we will start by learning how to identify ...

About your Mentor

About your Mentor

Mark

Mark is the Owner and Director of Natural Survivor Ltd. Here is his story… Growing up in a small rural village in Suffolk, I always enjoyed the outdoors and what it had to offer. Luckily for me, it was all on my doorstep. I joined the scouts at a young age and loved every minute of it. I soon realised that being part of a team that worked well together was very important to me. Learning new skills, making new friends, training evenings, weekend camps, summer camps and all the new things I was learning really started me on a journey thats brought me to where I am today. Serving a long career in HM Armed Forces spanning from 1990 – 2018 I travelled extensiveIy over the years experiencing a side of life I wouldn’t have normally encountered, educating me about different cultures along the way. Now I have retired from military life I find myself evermore drawn back to nature and the calmness it brings. Having been on a personal recovery journey of my own and the realisation of the way my...

Suitable for

Age 8+. Under 18’s must be accompanied by a full paying adult (18+). Suitable for individuals, families, groups of friends etc. Skills needed: Novice Fitness levels: A standard level of fitness is all that is required although some elements can be physically demanding depending on individuals ability.

Learning aims

How to construct proper survival shelters

Kit list

All of the clothing and equipment that you bring must be appropriate to the environment and the time of year. This course will go ahead even in adverse weather. So pack sensibly. ESSENTIAL Individual First Aid Kit Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser knife Fork Spoon Plate/Bowl Cup Gloves for shelter building Whistle Warm clothing Spare clothing Waterproofs Sleeping bag Insulating Sleeping mat Water Bottle 1L minimum Head torch Wash kit Insect repellant spray Any medication you require OPTIONAL Sunglasses / Hat (for summer) Thermals / gloves / Hat (for winter) Notebook and pen Camera

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Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham
Survival Bushcraft and Wilderness Living camp mentored by Mark Beckham

What's provided

Drinks

Snacks

Meals

Equipment

Safety

Enhanced DBS

Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

Coronavirus Safety Policy

Please note

Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.

Where
we'll be

Linkwood (off Linkwood Road), What3words: evaded.history.masks, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 0EN

Pricing information

Standard: £250

Pricing information

Cancellation

My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.

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