Category: Skills

Teaching Kids to Fish – Survival for a Lifetime! with The Next Generation

  As the old saying goes, “Give a man a fish and he’ll eat for a day – teach a man to fish and he’ll eat for a lifetime.” At a surface level, the act of fishing seems simple enough. Put some bait on a line and cast it off and within a few seconds…
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February 17, 2019 0

Prepping For Mars! – The Next Generation

As kids we were sometimes told to reach for the stars. For many of us, being an astronaut was a childhood dream or ambition. But few manage to hang on to that dream like our special guest this week, Alyssa Carson. This week on The Next Generation, we are joined with the United States’ youngest…
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February 7, 2019 0

Tactical Dog Training!

Tactical Dog Training Ryan & Collin Buford “The Next Generation” Audio player below! Most of us grew up training our dogs the basics – sit, stay, lay down. These basics help to establish the acceptable behaviors that we allow in our homes and around guests, and general respect between dog and handler. But as we…
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November 26, 2018 0

Back to basics Fishing

Back to basics Fishing Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided in this post Fishing, hunting, and camping is something we as parents want our Children to know. Well in this 3 part series we are going to dive deeper in to the basics of these three everyone should know, or at least take the…
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October 21, 2018 0

Land Navigation in Emergencies and Disasters!

Land Navigation in Emergencies and Disasters! David A. Vine “All Hazards Communications Preparedness” Audio player below. You might ask yourself, “What does navigation have to do with All Hazards Communications Preparedness?” That would be a reasonable question if you are not familiar with search and rescue and disaster communications. Land navigation is integral to mapping…
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October 17, 2018 0

It’s alive! ALIVE! “Maintenance”

It’s alive! ALIVE! “Maintenance” Ryan & Collin Buford “The Next Generation” Audio player below! We barely escaped zombies last week, but now we’re faced with a new terror on the horizon: the Frankenstein in the garage. This week on The Next Generation Show, we will be going over the power of bringing things to life and…
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October 15, 2018 0

Best Outdoor Camping Equipment for Preppers

Best Outdoor Camping Equipment for Preppers Camping is a fantastic opportunity for preppers to exercise their skills and get used to the idea of an emergency situation. So, if you want to be truly prepared pack up the right equipment (as I listed it below) and head to the woods for a night or two…
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October 9, 2018 0

How to Tune your Broadheads!

How to Tune your Broadheads In the off-season, most hunters will keep their skills sharp with regular practice sessions with a bow. This is an invaluable habit that will greatly improve your chances of success when you step into the field on opening day. Unfortunately, if you do not tune your broadheads to your bow,…
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October 4, 2018 0

Secrets Revealed to Land Navigation for Survival

Secrets Revealed to Land Navigation for Survival It is a worst-case scenario for most people. You have been out hiking all day and decide to leave the trail to check out the view or maybe pick some berries.  Before you know it, you have gotten distracted and cannot remember from which direction you came. You…
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September 26, 2018 0

5 Skills Invaluable in a Long-Term Disaster

5 Skills that Will Become Invaluable in a Long-Term Disaster According to the American Prepper Network, the five main skills needed for a long-term disaster are abilities related to power, water, shelter, food, and basic survival skills. My take on this is very similar, except that I’ve replaced power generation experience with medical experience. After…
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September 25, 2018 0

Modern Mans Fire!

Modern Mans Fire! Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided in this post! Since the stone ages depictions of man and fire seemed to go hand in hand with the will to live. Fire is life. So what is something that you think is survival essential number 1? The right Fire. we use fire for…
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September 2, 2018 0

EDC, E&E, and SERE

EDC, E&E, and SERE Host: Dane… “The Gunmetal Armory” Audio player provided! Good day team gunmetal. On this episode we talk all about escape and evasion, survival evasion resistance and Escape, and everyday carry items that can help when you’re trying to escape from a dangerous situation or unlawful captivity. It’s not always the good…
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August 24, 2018 0

Skill sets, Entrepreneurs and Shop Class!

Skill sets, Entrepreneurs and Shop Class! Ryan Buford “The Next Generation” Audio player below There is much to be said about the benefits of early skills training, like wood shop, metal shop and even home economics. The skills learned in these classes were designed to help the youth better serve themselves and each other in…
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August 20, 2018 0