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  • The Will to Survive

    The old survival adage that "survival is 90% mental and 10% physical" is very true. A survivor can have the best gear available but if they don't have the proper mental attitude and a strong will, it will not matter. This video will address those stressors that can mentally weaken a survivor and cause them to give up any chance of rescue. This video will also give practical tip that may help a person to strengthen their resolve to make it back alive.

    Oct 9, 2015

  • Survival Signaling

    The greatest factor that dictates how long a downed airman will spend in a wilderness environment is their capability to signal for help. This video will not only concentrate on those techniques one will use during the survival episode but also those preparation steps (such as filing a flight plan) that are just as important.

    Oct 9, 2015

  • Survival on Open Water

    With 75% of the earth's surface covered with water, the need for acquiring the skills to survive extended periods on open water makes a lot of sense. This video will not only examine those skills but also addresses aircraft preparation, aircraft ditching, aircraft evacuation and the gear needed to ensure survival. Additionally, rescue/pick-up devices used to extract survivors from this environment will be discussed.

    Oct 9, 2015

  • Survival Medicine

    This isn't First-aid. This isn't First-responder techniques. This isn't Self-aid. This is Survival Medicine. It is a combination of First-aid, Self-aid and First-responder techniques set in an environment where you have to be self-reliant. This video will address those techniques and does so with a degree of levity. However the point is effectively made...use common sense and don't make things worse.

    Oct 9, 2015

  • Survival Kits

    Technology can save lives. There are many "gadgets" that one can buy and put in a survival kit in the unlikely event of being stranded and trying to survive. But, there are also some less exotic devices (such as a good knife) that are indispensable. This video will help guide you construct a survival kit. It will address basic items that all kits must contain as well as other items to help make your survival experience a little less formidable.

    Oct 9, 2015