Event Detail

28
Jan
2018

Field trip UK Special Forces Survival Skills Day

Special Forces Instructors
Sunday, 28 Jan 2018
To reserve places please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and state which date you are joining and the number of Members. You’ll receive confirmation of your places and a booking form.
The Royal Geographical Society is delighted to offer Members another UK Special Forces Survival Skills Day. This is following popular demand from the first two events held during November. You are welcome to join on either 27 January or 28 January. The training is being held on private land on Lantau Island. Please see an article from the South China Morning Post from the experience held in November: http://bit.ly/2Acvzkh

The aim is to:

1. Introduce outdoor survival concepts and techniques used by the UK Special Forces.
2. Blend nature and practical exercises to deliver a multi-disciplinary experience. 

The sessions on the course cover:

- Building of overnight shelters
- Camp fire cooking
- Survival
- Wilderness Living
- Discreet Survival Techniques
- First Aid and Rescue
- Stories from the Field

Schedule: 
Meet at Pier 6 in Central                                         8.50 am 
Return back to Pier 6 in Central                              6.40 pm

Cost: 
HK$3,000 for Members, including transport and food. 

Reservations:  To reserve places please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and state which date you are joining and the number of Members. You’ll receive confirmation of your places and a booking form.  Attendees need to confirm that their health is suitable to participate in this event but it is not physically strenuous.  

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