The True North Tradecraft Disaster Preparedness Guide

Are you ready for 2019? Make sure you are by picking up the The True North Tradecraft Disaster Preparedness Guide: A Primer on Urban and Suburban Disaster Preparedness.   PDF AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR STORE HERE Paperback and […]

Winter Is Coming: 8 Tips for Getting Your Vehicle Winter-Ready

As we make our way through the last weeks of Fall and approach Winter, it’s time to do our twice-a-year vehicle change-over.  For those of us who live in areas where snow and extreme cold […]

Book Review – 375+ International Prisoner Survival Tricks

  A while ago I heard about a book which chronicled the history and evolution of skills and tips for the Prisoners of War (POWs) or captives in a foreign land.  After much digging, I […]

Training Review: Counter Custody and Hostage Survival with 4TAC5 in Chicago, IL.

Training Review: IRETC with 4TAC5, Chicago, IL, May 2018 In May of this year (2018), I travelled to Chicago to expand my skills in the field of Counter-custody and counter-kidnapping but attending the IRETC Instructor […]

Thoughts on Personal Resiliency

re·sil·ience rəˈzilyəns/ noun the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness. the ability of a substance or object to spring back into shape; elasticity. As we go through life we face challenges.  Some benign and […]