Bushcraft Competency Award November 2023

Course Date

3rd November 2023

Course Time

9:00 am

Course Location

Humphrey Head Outdoor Education Centre

Bushcraft fire lighting

3rd – 4th November 2023

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.

The location of this course is Humphrey Head, near Grange-over-Sands.

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Course Location

Total places 12
  • Humphrey Head Outdoor Education Centre
  • Flookburgh, Grange-over-Sands
  • LA11 7LY
  • United Kingdom

Course Schedule Details

  • 3rd November 2023 9:00 am   -   4th November 2023 4:30 pm
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