“The ability to save a life is a skill that any outdoor man should have”
“The ability to save a life is a skill that any outdoor man should have”


When you are in the outdoors and far from any professional medical help, you will need to have the knowledge and skill to be able to save a life in an emergency.

This course focuses on teaching you advanced outdoor medical skills to be able to provide medical assistance when a patient is in serious trouble far away from professional emergency medical services.

Course Information


All meals, STASA certification and course badge included.


26-28 August / 25-27 November


17-19 March / 14-16 July / 17-19 November

2 Days and 2 Nights

Starts: Friday – 18h00
Ends: Sunday – 15h00

Kids under 16 years of age need to be accompanied by an adult.

Secure online payment with PayFast
or EFT. E-mail us at sales@boswa.co.za for invoice and banking details.


Frequently Asked Questions

This course is available at our Gauteng training branch.

All meals are included in the course and you will eat well on this course.

You will sleep in a comfortable waterproof shelter system with a basha.

No, you do not need to be fit to do this course as the skills learned does not require a lot of physical activity. You do the skills at your own pace.

You do not need allot of expensive kit to do the course. Download your free printable course kit checklist below to check if you have the required kit items.

Save on unnecessary expenses and hire your full course kit from us, or build and hire your own custom kit according to your unique requirements.

If you are not sure of a kit item, please contact us and we will gladly advise.

Any person over the age of 16 years can attend the course on his/her own and if you are under the age of 16 you need to be accompanied by an adult. As long as you can hold a knife and understand the skills you can join the course.

Yes. The course is STASA (Survival Training Association of South-Africa) certified and you can add the qualification to your CV. You can also talk to the instructor on the course if you want more information on how to become involved in a career with Boswa Survival.

Skills you will acquire on this 2 day course:

  • Bush medic course overview and recap
  • Airway management
  • Ensuring circulation
  • Cardio related emergencies
  • Internal bleeding
  • Life threatening snakebite
  • Life threatening outdoor poisons
  • Serious burn wounds
  • Life threatening emergencies
  • Knife and gunshot wounds
  • Oxygen administration
  • Administering IV
  • Adrenaline treatment
  • Packing a complete personal medic kit
  • Outdoor medical and rescue scenarios

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