Here at The Bear Grylls Survival Academy we offer a variety of courses at different extremity levels and for all audiences from kids to outdoor enthusiasts to hardcore adventurers. With courses popping up all over the globe we need to recruit freelance instructors to work as a part of the team. We have many success stories of guys and girls coming through the instructors academy who are now working directly with Bear's team on TV shoots, recces and stunts. Our team of instructors are regularly being sent around the world taking training sessions on Bear's unique survival techniques to new and potential partners and assuring quality control.
This course is accredited by the IOL (Institute for Outdoor Learning)
6th October - 3 days
The course teaches everything from self-protection, stalking and survival techniques to foraging, astro-navigation and river crossings ensuring a thorough knowledge of all that Bear Grylls Survival Academy (BGSA) encompasses. As continued professional development, there will be an introduction to wilderness first aid, maintenance and care of technical climbing equipment and the first step to a professional teaching qualification. Upon completion of level one, candidates selected to officially join the Survival Academy will be able to set up survival situations/stances, assist with preparing lesson plans and act as a safety supervisor on all BGSA courses. Candidates
will be eligible to advance to levels two and three within Continued Professional Development (CPD) courses which provide a platform to gain a Mountain Leader qualification, and attaining a professional teaching award.
No previous qualifications or experience necessary but personal qualities would include:
Can hold an audience
Teach adults and children
All the above speaks for itself but Bear Grylls Survival Academy wanted to ensure that we left successful candidates with more than just a fun, action packed course and memories. Successful candidates through levels 1, 2 and 3 will gain the following awards:
IOL Institute for Outdoor Learning Accredited Course
First Aid Certificate (EFAW)
Education & Training Certificate (EATS) Part 1
Bear Grylls Level 1 Survival Instructor (BGSI)