Upcoming Events

Plants Identification Workshop

September 24th, 2022, 9:30am – 2:30pm

Event Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

(Early Bird Special $89)  Regular Price: $99.00

Payment plan available until July 31, 2022

Trail Blazer Survival is hosting a spring & fall plant identification class at our facilities in Union, SC. This workshop is taught by Dan Whitten, Master Naturalist and former president of the Upstate Native Plant Society.  Join Dan for a guided plant walk and learn to find, identify, edible, medicinal, and other helpful plants.  Lunch provided by Trail Blazer Survival School 

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2-Day/ 1-Night  Essential Wilderness Survival Course

October 1 – 2, 2022,  Course instruction 9 am to 4:30 pm each day.

(Early Bird Special $404.10)  Regular Price: $449.00

*Military discount available   *Alumni discount available 

Payment plan available until July 31, 2022

Our 2-day Wilderness Survival Course covers the skills needed in a 72-hour wilderness emergency situation. The course includes meals and 1 nights’ use of a campsite. A bathroom and shower will be available during the course. Click here for the Course Content

Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

5 Spaces Remaining!  Upgraded lodging available. Call to reserve. 

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Applied Wilderness Survival  Course

October 3 – 6, 2022,  Course instruction 9 am to 4:30 pm each day.

Price: $869.00 (Early Bird Special $782.10)

*Military discount available   *Alumni discount available 

Payment plan available until July 31, 2022

The 4-day Applied Wilderness Survival Course is designed to teach you the skills necessary to survive beyond a 72 hour emergency. The training includes; shelter building, food and water procurement, primitive fire starting, tools and cordage making, and more. Learn essential wilderness skills and philosophies that may be used in your everyday life. You will be primitive camping for 3 nights.  Ten (10) meals are included in this package. Course Content

Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

Limited Spaces!

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Advanced Wilderness Survival Course

October 7 – 15, 2022

(Early Bird Special $1,754.10), Regular Price: $1,949.00

Payment plan available until July 31, 2022

*Military discount available   *Alumni discount available

This 9 day Wilderness Survival Course takes students from learning survival to actually experiencing it.  You will learn to be self-reliant yet be part of a tribe that looks after each other.  This will give you a taste of what it would be like to live long-term in the wild with your skills.  Course Content

Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

 Limited Spaces!

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15 Day Wilderness Survival Course

October 1 – 15, 2022

Price: $3,267.00 (Early Bird Special $2,940.30)

Payment plan available until July 31, 2022

*Military discount available   *Alumni discount available

Complete wilderness survival course, you will spend 6 days learning survival skills and preparing for a 9 day survival skills challenge. You will learn pack mentality, shelter building, water and food procurement, fire and tool making. Fourteen (14) meals are included in this package.  Course Content

Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

Limited Spaces!

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Land Navigation and Orienteering

Price: $3249.00

Oct 28th – November 10th

The 14-day Land Navigation and Orienteering course teaches the advanced use of map and compass techniques with wilderness travel and survival. Students learn and utilize wilderness navigation techniques while traveling through the the rugged terrain of the South Carolina wildlife management area in Union, SC. Course Content

Location: Trail Blazer Training Camp 1103 Jeter Cemetery Road Union, SC 29379

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* Only 1 discount can be used per course.  A discount can be used with the Early Bird Special

Military Discount requires a copy of  your honorably discharged DD214 or Copy of your Active Duty ID Card be provided

Alumni will need to provide date of course attended or copy of certificate received.  Attendance to a TBSS workshop does not meet this discount’s qualification requirement.