Wilderness Survival & Tactical Training

Train with Matt Tate and Joel Graves of Discovery Channel’s Bushcraft Build-off.

OUR MISSION:

PREPARE YOU FOR YOUR WORST DAY, SO IT WON’T BE YOUR LAST DAY

We are combat-tested veterans and certified survival instructors who are passionate about preparing you to survive emergency situations, creating more self-reliance and increasing your confidence and safety as you adventure. From combat in Fallujah, to the remote mountains of Afghanistan and the jungles of Costa Rica, we have trained for and actively survived in some of the world’s most unforgiving environments. We understand how knowledge, honed skills and mindset will work together to determine your response and success in any emergency. Meet our founders and expert instructors: Joel Graves (Jacksonville, FL) & Matt Tate (War Eagle, Arkansas)

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May 2019

Plant Walk & Camp Fire Salve Add-On – AR

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
NW Arkansas (War Eagle), 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States
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$20.00 – $45.00
Plant walk florida and Arkansas

Learn the benefits and modern uses for these plants, as well as how indigenous cultures used every day weeds as essential medicine and cooking ingredients. You will leave with a valuable knowledge of every day weeds that can be brought into your kitchens and medicine cabinets. Add on a camp fire salve instruction and learn to make a salve to treat and protect your skin - attendees get to take home their own!

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Flintlock II: The Ozarks

May 17 @ 9:00 am - May 19 @ 6:00 pm
NW Arkansas (War Eagle), 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States
$49.00 – $219.00

Flintlock is the survival event you can't miss! Join Flint & Steel's network of world-class instructors to learn a variety of emergency survival and primitive skills. Bringing together experience gained from decades of teaching in a variety of different environments and backgrounds, this is an opportunity to learn from a the diverse group of survival schools and instructors who make up Flint & Steel. This year’s event will have 3 tracks – a general track, primitive skills and emergency skills.…

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Build a Bamboo Horse Bow with Dave Mead and Learn to Use It – Arkansas

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
NW Arkansas (War Eagle), 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States
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$90.00

Make a high-performance horse bow and arrow with your hands and learn primitive archery all in one day. We have partnered with Dave Mead Longbows to provide hand-crafted kits for a unique, primitive bow with impressive quality at an affordable price. Upon completion of our class you will leave with a great shooting bow, handmade arrow and the skills required to use them effectively.

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Simple Survival: Primitive Skills – FL

May 25 @ 9:00 am - May 26 @ 5:00 pm
Jacksonville, Florida Basecamp, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
$220.00 – $400.00
Simple Survival Skills, Primitive Skills

Simple Survival is about developing survival skills to meet basic needs with a minimal toolset. With only a knife, pot and tarp, students will learn how to acquire food, water, shelter and make fire. They will leave being able to survive any terrain with a few simple tools.

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June 2019

Core Wilderness Survival – KY

June 6 @ 9:00 am - June 8 @ 5:00 pm
Versailles, Kentucky Versailles, KY, 40383 United States
$45.00 – $350.00
Core Wilderness Survival - Arkansas

You’ve found yourself stranded in the wilderness, it happens to more than 2,000 people every year. Do you have the skills to survive? Wilderness Survival is a comprehensive study of the key elements of survival: shelter, water, fire and food (plus a few extras that could save your life). Students will learn to: Build a simple, modern shelter utilizing a tarp Multiple methods for building friction fires, including how to build a fire at night and in poor weather conditions…

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EDC Wilderness Survival – AR

June 8 @ 9:00 am - June 9 @ 5:00 pm
NW Arkansas (War Eagle), 19436 Crossman Place Rd
Hindsville, AR 72738 United States
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$50.00 – $400.00
EDC Wilderness

EDC Wilderness Survival prepares you to be 10 steps ahead of meeting all your basic needs with a few, simple pieces of gear that are easy to carry and guaranteed to get the job done. The focus is on modern survival skills, emphasizing basic skills, equipment, and preparedness with the expectation of rescue within 72 hours. Utilizing everyday carry items you’ll learn to provide for your basic needs, shelter, water, fire and food. Invest in the most convenient way out of a bad situation and revel in the peace of mind of the ultimate back up plan.

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Build A Bamboo Horse Bow & Learn How to Use It – KY

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Versailles, Kentucky Versailles, KY, 40383 United States
$120.00
Build a Bamboo Horse Bow in One Day

Make a high-performance horse bow and arrow with your hands and learn primitive archery all in one day. We have partnered with Dave Mead Longbows to provide hand-crafted kits for a unique, primitive bow with impressive quality at an affordable price. Upon completion of our class you will leave with a great shooting bow, handmade arrow and the skills required to use them effectively. This bow does not disappoint. Stable, accurate and smooth to draw, the horse bow is very…

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Build A Bamboo Horse Bow & Learn How to Use It – FL

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jacksonville, Florida Basecamp, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
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$90.00 – $170.00
Build a Bamboo Horse Bow in One Day

Make a high-performance horse bow and arrow with your hands and learn primitive archery all in one day. We have partnered with Dave Mead Longbows to provide hand-crafted kits for a unique, primitive bow with impressive quality at an affordable price. Upon completion of our class you will leave with a great shooting bow, handmade arrow and the skills required to use them effectively.

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July 2019

Urban Survival: Civilian SERE – FL

July 5 @ 9:00 am - July 7 @ 5:00 pm
Jacksonville, Florida Basecamp, 8220 Moncrief Rd West
Jacksonville, FL 32219 United States
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$350.00 – $600.00
SERE Training Jacksonville Florida

Our SERE course is developed from personal training in Naval special forces, omitting those elements which we are not legally able to provide to the civilian population. We further tailor the instruction to focus on the most common threats encountered by civilians both domestically and abroad.

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Check out our YOUTUBE CHANNEL for even more videos of classes and helpful tutorials. While we believe there is no substitute for hands-on learning, we often make tutorials for our students so they can refer back to them for continued practice.

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