California Wilderness Survival Training &
Africa Bushcraft Skills Courses

I have been to many survival schools, as I was training for a survival program on Colombian TV, but this training with Joel was the best so far!
— Daniel Tirado, "Dual survivor" South America and "The island" TV show star

Wilderness training at our Survival Schools in San Diego, California and Africa are not only fun and fulfilling but welcome all experience levels. Our field tested experience, small groups, and spectacular locations are what sets us apart when it comes to real life survival skills that you can count on - military, celebrities and survival show contestants have chosen to train with us for this reason. If you do not walk away feeling more competent in the outdoors after training with us, then we will give you a full refund! Watch a short video of how we train you! 

We lead global survival wilderness courses in spectacular outdoor locations throughout southern California - San Diego, Orange County/Los Angeles and Africa. Proudly we are the only Survival School in California running wilderness courses on Native American lands with cooler temperatures year round, wildlife, seclusion and a diverse terrain. Join us to experience quality survival training, beautiful wilderness terrain and adventure! 

Course dates: October 28-29, november 18-19, March 24-25, April 14-15, May 12-13

Price: $265 per person


course dates: November 4-5, march 17-18, May 26-27

Price: $265 per person


Course dates: december 1-3, April 7-9, May 4-6

Price: $400 per person


Course dates: October 21-25, November 10-14, April 21-25, may 19-23

Price: $750 per person


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Course dates: june 9-18, june 19-28 (2018)

Price: $3027 per person


Course dates: November 3-12, March 1-9 2018

Price: $1400 per person


Private & family Training  1-10 Days


Private survival training is the fastest and most effective way to learn and master new survival skills. We offer this training to individuals and families at a very reasonable price. We can customize locations or curriculum to suite your personal goals. Learn more...

Corporate & Team Building  1-10 Days

Whether it's a group of friends, family, organizations or corporate work associates - our survival classes are an extremely rewarding team building experience. Learn more...

Many of our survival training courses are lead in southern California and Africa - learn more about all our Survival Schools across the globe and start planning your next adventure!