120 Hours Survival Course

1. Mission Statement

The Jungle Survival Academy, Bhandavgarh aims at imparting most authentic, exciting and extreme experience of jungle craft and survival skills while developing a sense of responsibility towards natural ecosystem and its preservation. Apart from learning to benefit from nature, this course will instill extreme survival confidence and also develop team building and leadership skills in the participants.

2. Conduct

The course is run by highly trained Special Forces instructors along with local jungle specialists. Seven day jungle survival programme will be conducted in three successive phases as under.

(a) Training phase for three days

(b) Confidence building phase for one day

(c) Survival/isolation phase two days

Registration Form

Itinerary

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Day 1: Departure

Pick Up from Katni/Umaria Railway Station and drive to logistic area ‘Camp Bhandavgarh 365’.
Reception, documentation, orientation briefing and drive to training area ‘Camp Bagdara’.
Local people and customs. Local Biodiversity, Flora and Fauna and Resources available locally. Safety in wilderness. Jungle hygiene. First Aid. Camp night in pup tents.
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Day 2


Hands on training on
  • Various ways of building fire for cooking, warmth and safety and maintaining Jungle fire safety.
  • Finding, Extracting, Harvesting Water, it’s transportation and conservation.
  • Finding sustenance from local flora and fauna, surviving on jungle food.
  • Jungle movement, navigation and safety.
  • Camp night in pup tents.
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Day 3


Practical training on
  • Finding water and food in jungle.
  • Lighting fire and preparing food.
  • Making improvised shelters using local resources.
  • Reading signs of animal movement, navigation and movement through jungle.
  • Outdoor night in self-created shelters in ‘Camp Tiger’s Call’.
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Day 4

  • Confidence Building Exercise.
  • Participants will move from training camp to survival exercise launch pad with minimum survival equipment while foraging for food and water en route.
  • Exercise will be done under supervision of instructors.
  • Outdoor night in self-created shelters.
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Day 5 & 6

  • Final Survival Exercise.
  • Participants will be launched in small groups to move through the jungle towards ‘Camp Bhandavgarh 365’ over two days and one night through designated jungle corridors.
  • Only emergency provisions will be carried, sustenance for over 36 hours will be based on finding the same in jungle.
  • Instructors will not directly supervise but will act as safety directors.
  • Celebratory Camp Fire and dinner at ‘Camp Bhandavgarh 365’.
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Day 7

  • Tiger safari at Bhandavgarh Tiger Sanctuary.
  • Presentation of certificates, souvenirs, group photograph and dispersal.
  • Dropped at Katni/ Umaria railway Station.

Note

  1. Equipment. All necessary equipment other than personal jungle clothing and shoes for the course will be made available at training camp. Personal clothing and shoes will be available on purchase basis if required.
  2. Arrival by Air at Jabalpur. Arrival by air at Jabalpur Airport will entail one extra day of course to cater for time lost due to travel from Jabalpur to Bhandavgarh.
  3. Confidence building phase for one day
  4. Survival/Isolation phase for two days

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The following kit will be issued to participants by the Academy for use for the duration of the course:

Sleeping Bag and Liner

Head Torch

Ruck Sack and Waterproof Liner

Sleeping Mat

Sleeping Mat

Water Bottle

Survival Knife

As you would expect, the Jungle Survival Academy is challenging both mentally and physically. So, in order to get the most out of the course, applicants should be fit and healthy.

Ask yourself these questions:

Am I Determined?

Can I Hike/Trek for an Hour, Carrying a 20lb Daypack?

Am I a Competent Swimmer?

Am I Active?