Discovering Primitive Fire



Discovering Primitive Fire

2 Day Course 

An example of the Bow Drill

Just an example of Flintsteel

 An example of Char Cotton


This is a 2 day course and you will learn how to make and use 3 different fire lighting tools and techniques

Bow Drill / Fire by Friction

Learn how to make and use your own Bow Drill Kit, we will cover other ways of Friction by Fire but primarily focus on the Bow Drill method or Fire Bow as some people seem to be calling it

Fire Piston

Make your own Fire Piston and master how to compress fresh air to the point it explodes igniting your tinder

Fire Steel / Flint Steel

You will take some high carbon steel, shape and transform it into your own Firesteel using a coke forge, You will also make Char Cloth/Char Cotton for use with your steel and you will also cover various aspects of making your own forge at home should you wish to, from a 99p one use forge to a semi permanent one around £20

All items made on this course are yours to take home,

This course is a must for any Bushcrafter, Survivalist, Prepper etc


And we are always at the end of the phone or email for queries of past course participants,

All courses will start at 9.00am on your first day and finish at 4.00pm approx on your last day,

Your accommodation overnight is FREE of Charge and on a self catering basis,

Your accommodation comprises of

Bedrooms including all bedding

WC and Shower room

Small equipped kitchen with all pots and pans, crockery and cutlery included,

Living room/lounge

More details of your accommodation will be supplied with your booking confirmation 

Available dates click here 



Price £299 per individual


Deposit only £99 Balance must be paid in full 4 weeks prior to course unless by prior arrangement


Gift Voucher (paid in full)