Beware of imitators using similar names. As one of the Nation's top  survival  schools we have provided training for such organizations as; The US Navy,US Marines,US Air Force, California Department of Justice, Stanford University, Joshua Tree National Park's Desert Institute and more. Come and see why the best train here.


With 18 regular course offerings and 5 locations; STSC operates one of America's most extensive survival training programs- including  one of the few "pocket knife only" field courses. From minimalist field training to map & compass navigation; STSC can meet your training needs. We encourage critical thinking and hands on practice, & we train in all weather conditions- year round. On all STSC courses individual student attention and success comes first.


A good portion of STSC courses are custom/private arrangements, and we specialize in forming a unique curriculum to meet our client's needs. Instructors are available for travel anywhere in the world, indoors or out (we have guided everywhere from Ethiopia to Alaska). From Ford Motor Company to, Craftsman Tools, to the US Air Force; we've worked with the best.


Internationally Recognized As A Premier Survival School

USA Today     Men's Fitness     LA Times     Toronto Star     CNN      CBS News

"The instruction during your course was extraordinary... and earned the respect of the Marines"     - JJ Carrol,Commanding Officer, USMC Mountain Warfare Training Center






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See our Chief Instructor training the Legendary Mike Rowe (host, Dirty Jobs) on CNN, along with help from our friends at VX-31 US Navy

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