Bear Grylls Launches Survival Academy

Posted on September 29, 2012

Bear Grylls Photo

Bear Grylls has announced the launch of his Bear Grylls Survival Academy, which will teach Bear's extreme survival techniques. The course will launch in the wilderness areas of Sutherland, Scotland. The inaugural six-day course will launch on November 3, 2012. There will also be courses in the U.S. and Africa in 2013.

The six-day course will include remote land/sea survival and adventure tasks. Techniques include how to make a fire in the pouring rain, build emergency shelters, learn best ways to use a knife for survival, forage for grubs and rodents, remote medical trauma, rappelling, extreme weather survival and river crossings. You can find out more here. Take a look:

Photo: Bear Grylls Ventures/PR Newswire

More from Science Space & Robots

  • New Porcelain Crab Species Discovered in Colombia

  • Storm Surge Emergency Issued for Marco Island and Naples Florida from Hurricane Irma

  • Video Shows Dried Up Beach in Bahamas from Hurricane Irma

  • Tornado Threat from Hurricane Irma for Southeastern Florida

  • U.S. Rainfall Potential From Hurricane Irma

  • Videos Show Devastation in St. Martin from Hurricane Irma