SOS deepening training: fire-sharpening-navigation-meteo

Topics explicitly requested by participants

Duration

4 Days

Course fees

Fr. 850.-/€ 850

Included

Cooking equipment

Not included

Food (about Fr. 50/€ 50)
Travel to/from the couse place

Group size

3 - 6 Students

Preconditions

SOS I Basic course

Dates

  • DE Thu – Sun 14 – 17 September 2023 Sign up

Program

This training is intended for topics which are less used in our other courses.

 

Fire:

  • Determine wood
  • finding the right firewood
  • firing in difficult conditions, e.g. with wet wood only
  • firing without artificial aids, firing with ideal artificial aids
  • different types of fires

 

Cultivating tools

  • sharpening pocket knives and bigger knives

 

Navigation:

  • Determine cardinal points without tools
  • Determine longitude and latitude with homemade tools
  • compass, map, altimeter, GPS

 

Meteo:

  • determine weather forecast without high-tech tools
  • analyse: cloud, wind, moisture, pressure
  • observing animals and understand weather
  • sharpening senses for weather forecast