What you will learn
Augment your basic outdoor survival knowledge by taking the “Survive Outside – A Guide to Outdoor Safety” program offered by AdventureSmart. This brief presenter-led classroom program is targeted toward novice outdoor enthusiasts, youth groups, and everyone – young and old – interested in learning introductory outdoor survival practices from highly-experienced SAR volunteers and AdventureSmart team members.
In the Survive Outside program, you will learn about SAR in your region; Trip Planning, Training and Taking the Essentials, and other outdoor travel tips. Our seasoned, knowledgeable instructors help you tie everything together with scenarios and analyses of real-life SAR experiences.
Plan your travel route. Know the terrain and conditions. Check the weather and always fill out a trip plan.
Obtain the knowledge and skills you need before heading out. Know and stay within your limits.
Outdoor Travel Tips
A summary of the most important outdoor survival considerations.
Search and Rescue In Canada
The Canadian Search and Rescue system, how to alert them and what to expect.