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Back to Wilderness - Bushcraft, Survival & Wilderness Living Skills - Centre Of Excellence in East Anglia

Back to Wilderness provides a high quality Bushcraft, Survival & Wilderness educational centre of excellence within East Anglia. Providing a conduit for people to reconnect with nature & the regions beautiful surroundings, creating memories that will last. Safely learn the fundamental skills required to survive & live in the wilderness, much as our ancestors did.

From making fire, foraging, identifying & sourcing a meal to cook, to understanding what is readily available for a variety of everyday uses, in our natural environment.

Don't just book an activity, book an experience with Back to Wilderness

Who to contact

Chief Instructor
07833 182 180
Social Media
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Where to go

Thetford Forest - Suffolk & Norfolk
Area served
Parking available

Back to Wilderness operates within the historically rich region of East Anglia, home of; The Iceni in the 1st Century; The Angle Kingdom in the 6th-9th Century; The Vassal of Mercia in 7th -9th Century; The Danish Viking Kingdom 9th-11th Century; and now us...

Let Back to Wilderness help you start your journey as you step back in time to rediscover some of our heritage.

Days & Times

Throughout the year
Session Information
Variety of courses available
catering for Bespoke Days
Birthday Parties
Group events
Corporate days & of course Stag & Hen do's.

Other details

Cost Details
Please feel free to contact me for costs & availability.
Age Groups
16-25 years, Children (5-11), Adults, Young people

My own personal experience & certifications are listed below

  • City & Guilds – Food Safety & Hygiene – Level 2
  • City & Guilds – Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting
  • City & Guilds – Chainsaw Felling Small Trees
  • First Aid – 16 hr Wilderness First Aid and 6 hr Emergency First Aid at Work
  • NCFE Level 2 Bushcraft, Survival & Wilderness Living Skills
  • NCFE Level 3 Foraging
  • NCFE Level 3 Primitive Crafts
  • NCFE Level 3 Animal Tracking
  • Survival School Axe Proficiency & Charcoal Making – has since become NCFE Level 3.
  • Survival School Wayfarers Course – has since become NCFE Level 3
  • Survival School Coppicing
  • NCFE Level 4 Bushcraft, Survival & Wilderness Living Skills – Instructor & Mentor
  • Advanced DBS Checked - Formerly CRB
  • Extreme Jungle Training - Amazon Full Survival - Including Isolation
  • Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue Technician
  • Quality Badge Holder for LOtC
  • Forestry Commission Learning Provider Partnership
  • National Trust Learning Provider Partnership
  • Children's University Learning Destination
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Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities

Provider of quality & exciting outdoor educational opportunities aligning with Government Strategies & County Strategies such as the Suffolk Nature Strategy & Fab 40 Suffolk, as well as Natural England's Outdoors for all Programme.

07833 182 180
Back to Wilderness

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