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Wilderness Living Skills: Firelightng

Wilderness Living Skills: Firelightng

Duration: 1 day

Price: £75

Run by: Max Thompson
at Bushcraft UK Wilderness Living Skills Ltd


Private Woodland
Old Basing
RG24 7JL

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About the Course

This course is developed to teach you the essentials of creating fire, whether with a modern lighter or friction using natural materials from the landscape you find yourself in.

Our team take firelighting very seriously as it is a skill you will depend on on a daily basis.

Our aim is to equip you with the knowledge and necessary skill to create fire using whatever resources you have to hand in that particular environment.

What will you learn:

Safety/importance and respect of fire
Collection of natural combustible materials (tinder)
Carrying fire
Survival hacks
Fire by friction
Fire construction and maintenance
Firewood collection
and much more……
During your day you will use a large variety of methods and fire lighting equipment in staged scenarios from wet to windy using a range of methods from friction to energy.

We can provide information and guidance on kit on our recommended kit list

All course equipment provided lunch included.

Course Location: Basingstoke

Course Time: 10.00am- 16.00pm

Course Duration: 1 day

Course size: 15

Course Age Range: 18+
6+ if accompanied and supervised by a full paying adult

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Tools and materials are provided.
Lunch, tea and coffee is provided.

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

  • Child friendly
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly