Bushcraft Competency Award April 2022
12th April 2022
12th – 13th April 2022
This 2 day, IOL approved course is designed for Outdoor Professionals wanting to deliver short sessions of quality in Bushcraft. It sets a good standard for Activity/Education Center staff delivering effective sessions which transfer real experience with real learning outcomes.
The subjects covered are
Using Edged Tools – Understanding suitable carving techniques with a fixed blade as well as folding and Bow saws.
Fire Lighting – How to effectively use a variety of ignition sources such as Traditional Flint and Steel, Wire Wool, Solar Spark and Firesteel.
Shelter – Create a safe, weatherproof shelter and an effective bed using natural materials.
Tarps and Knots – A range of techniques for establishing covered areas/shelters using modern materials.
Campfire Cooking – A selection of techniques for cooking a variety of foods on/in/above the campfire.