Overland outdoor Field Training

Take a look at our current course offerings below. Gain experience in our land navigation courses, off road driving school, 4×4 training, survival techniques, and more. When you are ready to signup, click the link below and you will be taken to our online signup form. Thank you for your interest in Overland Training, we are excited to work with you.

Recovery Fundamentals

The Overland Training Skills (OTS) Vehicle Recovery course is designed to provide students with a working knowledge of the capabilities / limitations of various types of vehicle recovery equipment and techniques. At the completion of this off road experience, students will have been equipped with academic instruction as well as hands on skills practice in order to safely recover a vehicle in a real-world scenario. 

Required Equipment (Student):

  • 4×4 vehicle
  • Recovery equipment & winch (desired but optional)
  • Gloves & Eye protection
  • Climate appropriate clothing
  • Note pad & pen
  • Folding chair
  • Food / Water

Meeting Location: 6720 Corsair Ave Suite 5 Prescott, AZ 86301

LIMIT: 10 spots available.

PLEASE NOTE: We will be traveling in 5 vehicles max.

DATE: February 22 2020

TIME: 0800-1600  |  Cost: $375

Overland Introduction (Trail Run)

The Overland Training Skills (OTS) introduction course will explain what overlanding is and how it differs from other types of recreational off-roading. Students will learn how to plan and prepare for an overland trip as well as how to safely operate a vehicle off-road. Hands on skills will consist of basic-med, spotting / marshaling, and driving vehicles through off-road trails with moderate obstacles. The instruction for this course will be conducted while traveling along a 4×4 trail to maximize time for students to get hands on experience. Students are encouraged to bring their own vehicle to use for this trail run.

 

Required Equipment (Student):

  • 4×4 vehicle
  • Recovery equipment & winch (desired but optional)
  • Gloves & Eye protection
  • Climate appropriate clothing
  • Note pad & pen
  • Folding chair
  • Food / Water (We will eat lunch on the trail)

Meeting Location: Maverik Gas Station (1651 NV-88, Minden, NV 89423)

LIMIT: 10 spots available.

PLEASE NOTE: We will be traveling in 5 vehicles max.

DATE: March 21 2020

TIME: 0800-1600  |  Cost: $375

Basic Land Navigation

The Overland Training Skills (OTS) Land Navigation course is designed to provide students the knowledge to navigate on foot, understand how to use a compass, knowing your distance covered by counting steps in yards and converting to miles, and body biomechanics to reduce lateral drift.

DATE: TBD  |  Cost: $500