Bespoke Bushcraft Courses

Hands on Bushcraft also run tailor made courses for individuals, stag/hen parties, birthday parties and corporate days. If you would like a course taylor made for you or your group, we can make this happen, please contact us to discuss further.

Subjects which can be covered include:

FireTim dropping sparks onto birch bark

  • Types of natural tinders
  • Methods of ignition (from primitive to modern)
  • Fire construction and maintenance
  • Fire safety and leaving no trace

Shelter

  • Location selection
  • Tarpology
  • Natural shelters
  • Construction of debris shelters

WaterWild Game preparation

  • Water sourcing
  • Filtration methods
  • Purification methods

Natural resources

  • Natural cordage making
  • Basic knots and lashings
  • Tree and Plant Identification
  • Navigation using natures help

Woodcraft & Flint knappingSpoon blank with tools

  • Carving a spoon from green wood
  • Barkwork (i.e birch bark containers)
  • Bow Making
  • Flint knapping (arrow making, knife making)

Wild Foods and Game Preparation

  • Wild food foraging
  • Snares & Traps
  • Game preparation (Small wildfowl such as pigeon through to large mammals deer)
  • Bushcraft cooking techniques

ToolsWild Food Forage - Matthew Sell

  • Cutting Tool Selection (Knife, Axe & Saw)
  • Safe cutting techniques (Knfe, Axe & Saw)
  • Cutting Tool Maintenance

To find out more please email info@handsonbushcraft.co.uk or call 07598 491989 and a member of our bushcraft team will be in touch.