Primal Highlander Survival Skills
About this course
Our Primal Highlander Survival course is the first of its kind in the UK. On this course we will look into the history of our Highland ancestors and learn the practical skills they used to survive in the harsh Scottish environment. From clothing to foraging, Gaelic plant name and uses, food preparation, weapons, archery and fighting styles and much more.
There will be 2 overnight camps on this course. On receipt of booking, location and course details will be sent out.
Join us in 2020 as we bring history to life in the stunning Cairngorm mountains.
What you need to know
- All equipment.
- All meals.
- Tasty hot beverages throughout the day.
- The principles of survival, and survival mindset.
- Fire lighting using Friction and other methods.
- Improvised shelter building.
- Wild foods, flora, and fauna.
- Improvised cooking methods.
- An appreciation of Highland Survival
All equipment will be provided for this course.
Depending on weather, it's sensible to come in clothes suitable for possibly wet and muddy conditions.
Primal Foraging & Fermenting
Join us at Duncarran Medieval Fort for a stroll in the grounds and surrounds.
Learn how to spot wild edibles and ferment your wild plants, then take part in our interactive cooking workshop.
Primal Advanced Fire Skills
Building fires is an essential part of Bushcraft and Survival Training, giving warmth, protection, light and sustenance.
In this hands-on course you'll learn how to build fires from scratch, with only your skills at hand.
Bushcraft & Survival Day
Our 1 day Bushcraft and Survival Course is a great way to learn the outdoor basics.
Using our natural surroundings you will learn valuable skills in bushcraft and survival techniques in a safe environment.
Build confidence in your own survival skills in a fun and safe environment
We work to the highest standards of safety and professionalism
Stories to remember
Take home memories and a renewed appreciation for the outdoors