PREPPING 101

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CLASS & AVAILABLE DATES

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CLASS DESCRIPTION

Online Zoom Class

 

Backcountry First Aid       ~       Essential Wilderness Medicine Basics

 

2 Hours          10 Student Max          Level: Beginner to Intermediate          Price: $35          Click on Image above for class info and Time

 

This live/online class covers the mind-set, principles, and details of how to prepare for unexpected modern emergencies and disruptions. We will look at Red Cross and FEMA guidelines, current tips & tricks as well as things our great grandparents did as a matter of course, for no stress preparedness.

Through live demonstrations, hands-on exercises, Q&A, and detailed PowerPoint presentation you will get the practical knowledge that can keep you and your family safe and ready!

Learn simple, low cost strategies for self-reliance and peace of mind. Being prepared doesn’t have to be stressful or break the bank, and it doesn’t involve zombies and bunkers.

Ideal for those looking for help getting started and those wanting new ideas to bolster existing preps, this 2-hour course is also great for parents, individuals living alone or away from home.

Course covers:

  • The Principles of Emergency Preparedness
  • Building a healthy foundation to work from
  • Emergency Plan Development
  • Disaster, Environmental and Situational Awareness
  • Essential needs for Home and Evacuation Supplies
  • Kits, Tips and Tricks for common emergencies, And more
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YOU WILL NEED:

  • 1 Pair of surgical or similar gloves
  • 1 Piece of cord about 5 feet long. Like Para cord or a shoelace.
  • 1 Coin or small smooth object, Like a quarter, rock, mini Bic lighter or Lego.
  • 1 Bandana or Small Hank of Cloth – Even a T-Shirt works
  • 1 Pencil or Pencil-sized Stick about the thickness of your forefinger or thumb

 

PLEASE NOTE: Some information and images in class may be disturbing.

CLASS SIZE is kept small (10 attendees) to facilitate questions and individual attention.

CLASS INCLUDES PDF information packet, access to PowerPoint presentation for future reference & 15% Off supplies coupon for AHS.

 

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PLEASE NOTE:  FAQ

CONFIRMATION EMAIL within 48 hrs of booking class will contain information you need. Some classes require a list of items you will want to have ready at class time to participate in exercises. We’ve kept these simple. You probably have everything needed in your house. If not, these are easily attainable at a market or drug store.

ALL AHS CLASSES HAVE A 4-PERSON MINIMUM.

CLASS CUT-OFF for registration sign up is 3 Days (72 hours) prior to class.

IF WE CANCEL class for minimum attendance requirement not being met, payment is refunded or applied to another class or event, your choice. Cancelations take place 72 hours prior to class if needed via email. (We’ve only canceled twice in the last 8 years.)

IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL PRIOR to 72 hours before class you will receive a full refund. Any cancellations by attendees LESS than 72 hours prior to class cannot be refunded but can be applied to another class. (Instructors are available via email and always strive for your satisfaction.)

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

Jonathan Mincks – Wilderness Skills & Safety Instructor

Mincks is a boondocks scholar who has been exploring the backcountry since in diapers. His life-long study and engagement in wilderness skills and emergency response has earned him multiple credentials in; Advanced Wilderness First Aid, CPR, Natural Medicine, Wilderness Survival, Desert Survival, and Outfitting.

Members of the Central Arizona Mountain Rescue Association Search and Rescue team have called his classes “PSAR” – Preventative Search and Rescue.

His inspiring approach to teaching is renowned for being practical, thorough, and current.  His attention to detail has garnered him acclaim from new enthusiasts to seasoned professionals alike.