FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association is proud to announce the 2016 dates for its NRA Outdoors Survival School. Sponsored by Sig Sauer, this unique two day and two night course is designed by the NRA for the everyday person who wants to acquire skills that are critical in most survival situations. Registration is now open at https://www.nraoutdoors.com/schools/.
Held at Peacemaker National Training Center in Gerrardstown, West Virginia, 60 miles west of Washington, D.C., the school’s hand-selected senior level US military special operations personal, wilderness plant experts, and top firearm instructors teach students a diverse curriculum of survival and wilderness skills mindset, emergency casualty care, water procurement and purification, fire building skills and techniques, shelter building, practical use of a firearm for food procurement and defensives purposes, scavenging and resourcefulness, and practical survival skill tests and scenarios.
The majority of instruction will take place outdoors in natural surroundings on and around the Peacemaker property. Students will stay with the instructors and fellow students in provided tents for two nights and three days. Max class size per session is 16 students. All tents, food, eating utensils, and water will be provided. Please inquire about family discounts.
2016 NRA Outdoors Survival School Dates:
April 07 - April 09, 2016
May 12 - May 14, 2016
September 08 - September 10, 2016
October 27 - October 29, 2016
About the National Rifle Association Established in 1871, the National Rifle Association is America’s oldest civil rights and sportsmen’s group. Five million members strong, NRA continues its mission to uphold Second Amendment rights and is the leader in forearm education and training for law-abiding gun owners, law enforcement and the military. Visit http:///nra.org.
About NRA Outdoors NRA Outdoors links NRA members with hundreds of the finest hunting and fishing outfitters around the world. Its vetting process guarantees an approved outfitter maintains a standard of quality that provides the best chance for success. Learn more at http://www.nraoutdoors.com/.