Indigenous Bushman Course
The Indigenous Bushman Course is designed for those who want to further their knowledge & for those with some prior experience of bushcraft. The course encompasses a wide range of fascinating skills and techniques, which will enthuse keen students. The skills taught on this course will be essential skills for survival here in Sweden’s northern forest region.
The Indigenous Bushman Course will teach you four main priority principles such as, Fire, Shelter, Water, Food. Furthermore more time maybe spent on specific topics, going into more depth on subjects. Enough time will be given to complete the tasks, enabling you to work in a relaxed atmosphere.
The course will be conducted in a remote village of Ottsjö, in the north of Jämtland Sweden. In contrast to the UK, Sweden is a perfect environment with a real difference. Sweden’s pristine aboral forests have so much to offer. To illustrate Sweden is 78% covered in Forest, with the same latitude as Alaska. Due to this the climate and weather, is subsequently colder and more extreme. Thus giving you the real taste of wild untouched and untamed wilderness.
Off Grid Coordinates 63.215453, 13.104116
As mentioned earlier Sweden climate can be unpredictable. So wearing suitable clothing is very important. If we deemed your clothing to be unsuitable you will be recommended that you hire clothing from us.
Nevertheless If you are unable to bring any Clothing or Bushcraft tools/ Kit. Please speak to us, as some of the kit we can loan or hire. Click here for more information.
What You Will Learn
The list below is what we aim to teach you during the course. However all students have different abilities. So then we will give one to one tuition where possible, enabling slower students to complete the skills or tasks. As a result all in attendance will feel a sense of achievement.
- Seasonal Shelter Builds
- Advanced Fire Craft
- Birch Containers (month of ( June – July )
- Birch Bark Bread
- Basketry ( June – July )
- Advance Fire-Craft
- Basic Trapping techniques
- Tree Identification
- Plant Identification
- Wild Medicines
- Natural Cordage ( June – September )
- Food foraging
- Wood carving
- Evening Project / Amadou leather bag or leather work
Duration: 6 Days
Minimum: 2 person
Maximum: 20 people
Price: 9900 kr per person
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Furthermore you are advised to take out your own personal insurance, which should include a cancellation policy. Above all our aim is to insure a high quality of professionalism, thus leaving you with a positive experience. Click Here
In conclusion this Advanced Bushcraft Course goes into depth on a wide range of topics, advancing your knowledge into world Bushcraft. Alternatively Wild Spirit Bushcraft operates in the UK as well as Sweden Please Click Here for more information on courses in the UK.