Pathfinder Pioneer (Intermediate 1) Survival Class
Purpose and Objectives:
The Pioneer Class engages students in the development of a temporary fixed camp; we discuss tools to be built, ways to improvise gear, Self Map an area so that when resources are identified they can be returned to. We also identify key resources, how to use trees and some plants for medicine and ways to use the landscape to our advantage in a long term scenario.
This will be an intermediate class between Basic Survival and Advanced.
Weather changes will determine what skills we teach during this class.
NOTE: YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO WALK 5 MILES A DAY OR MORE WILL CARRYING ALL YOU GEAR.
You MUST be a minium of 16 years old to attend this class, NO exceptions. Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Each student who wishes to be eligble for a Patch will need to have their own complete set of required gear. Chaperones will not be eligible for certification but must accompany the youth the entire time during the course.
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NOTE: IF YOU NEED TO ORDER ITEMS FROM SELF RELIANCE OUTFITTERS YOU
MUST DO SO NO LATER THAN TWO WEEKS PRIOR TO CLASS TO ENSURE YOU
RECEIVE YOUR GEAR. ORDERS CANNOT BE SHIPPED TO THE SCHOOL PROPERTY
FOR PICK UP.
Due to property insurance restrictions: There will be no camping on the school property
prior to the start of the class or after the classes concludes. Students under the age of 18
must be accompanied by an adult.
If you are bringing a minor that is not your child you must have an Emergency Care
Authorization form filled out by that child's parents or legal guardian. Download the form click on this link:
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