George is a world record-breaking explorer and is on a mission to rewild humans. He believes that through the outdoors we can change lives. George will be delivering an outdoor enrichment course like no other. Both digitally and in person, George will be guiding students through the softer skills that aren’t taught on the curriculum. From making camps, fires and shelters to survival, foraging and leadership. George is a passionate enthusiastic explorer who wishes to share his experiences with the next generation.
Course Outline (In Person)
Building a shelter to live in
Lighting a fire to cook on
Finding water to survive
Cooking food on an open fire
This course will be offered face-to-face (and works best with a team of four to six pupils). Location, to be agreed.
Rewild the Mind
- Building a shelter to live in: Building Shelters using string, sticks, mud (whatever else we can find)
- Lighting a fire to cook on: Making fire using flint and steel, friction and a magnifying glass
- Finding water to survive: Learning how to read the land space and explore the undergrowth
- Cooking food on an open fire: Learning how to cook the fish/crayfish/rabbit/bird that we have caught in the snare
Course Length: Four hours or book a survival course for the day (7+)