Aids to Survival Manual This manual is published by the Western Australian Police Academy.  Australia is known for it’s unforgiving outback.  There are some things in this manual that pertain to only Australia such as some of the vegetation they refer to, however, there is some very good survival suggestions,Read More →

Active Shooter Survival Active shooter scenes have played out across the United States and abroad in recent years.  The reality is that it does happen, but not as often as the media portrays.  The threat is real however and can happen anywhere.   Most people are not trained to react toRead More →

prepping you home

Common Sense Prepping Planning and preparing is something we all do.  If we are traveling out of town on vacation or for business, we pack items we think we will need while away from home.  Being prepared for what may arise during your travel.  What about at home?  We haveRead More →

The pocket fishing pole is a perfect fit for any go-bag.  These are small, lightweight, and affordable.  Most come with a reel and some do not.  There are a wide variety of these available, but quality will also vary.  These are perfect for emergency fishing, or to catch food.  ThereRead More →

Keeping your electronics charged during a power outage Staying charged during power outages in important for many reasons, mainly for communication and the ability to call for help if the need arises.Power outages can occur at any time, for a variety of reasons.  the most common being storms or weatherRead More →

The need to prepare is real • Disasters disrupt hundreds of thousands of lives every year. Each disaster has lasting effects, both to people and property. • If a disaster occurs in your community, local government and disaster-relief organizations will try to help you, but you need to be readyRead More →

This manual Australian Bushcraft is a serious guide to survival and camping.  This manual covers ropes and cords, knots and lashings, huts and thatchings, camp craft, food and water, fire making, animal habits, travel and weather, time and direction, and is 319 pages. To download this manual, please click theRead More →

Boiling Water with Stones for Survival Boiling water with stones may save your life .  In a survival situation, the basic rule to remember is the rule of 3’s.  You can survive 3 weeks without food, 3 days without water, and 3 hours in  inclement weather either too hot orRead More →

Canning can be a safe and economical way to preserve quality food at home. Disregarding the value of your labor, canning homegrown food may save you half the cost of buying commercially canned food. Canning favorite and special products to be enjoyed by family and friends is a fulfilling experienceRead More →