Confidence through competence
Classroom Session – Becoming Bear Aware, Pair with Firearms For Bear and receive a multi-course discount!
An engaging multi-media presentation is brought to you by knowledgeable instructors who have spent a lifetime in the backcountry gaining personal experience from (literally) hundreds of positive AND negative bear encounters. We bring you this class not as a book based curriculum but from experience. We want nothing more than for you to enjoy your next adventure SAFELY, and CONFIDENTLY!
– Intro to Alaska’s unique wild aspects – Life and recreation in bear country
– Bear biology – identification, habits, and instinct
– DVD presentation – bear behavior and situational response
– Situational awareness, preemptive planning
– Do’s and Don’t in bear country
– Pepper Spray – answering the question, “is it enough for bear defense”
– Inert pepper spray – a comprehensive hands-on training opportunity
– Brief overview of firearms for bear defense
– Overview of state law and regulations regarding pepper and lead for defense
– Questions and Answers
Take Bear Aware as a standalone course, or combine it with our popular Firearms For Bear Defense course and save!
Total Course Length: 4 hours
Course Cost: $75.00
Partner Course: Firearms for Bear
Take both Bear Aware and Firearms for Bear and save!