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Death Valley Training Center – Tomahawk Scout School


Death Valley Training Center is now offering a Tomahawk Scout School course, headed by Thomas Moore, co-star of the Discovery Chanel show “Dude You’re Screwed”. The course teaches skills used by the famed Apache Scouts of the U.S. Army.

Through the course, the participant will learn:

– Fundamental Tomahawk Scout skills
– General Wilderness Survival
– Tracking Humans and Animals
– Fire making
– Shelters (natural and man-made)
– Camp selection and setup
– Acquiring and purifying water
– Scout Equipment Selection
– Scout Patrol Food and Cooking
– History of the U.S. Army Apache Scouts

The course teaches traditional skills, along with subjects such as shelters and gear that have been modified to fit with today’s technology.

By graduating from the Tomahawk Scout School, the participant receives:

– An exclusive Tomahawk Scout Tab
– Certificate of Graduation
– Lifetime membership in the Tomahawk Scout Association
– Ongoing Tomahawk Facebook Group Membership, including Q&A with Tom and other graduates
– Eligibility for additional follow up courses to be revealed soon.

The school takes place over a weekend – 2 1/2 days, starting on a Friday afternoon and continuing through Sunday. The current class schedule lists these locations for hosting courses:

-Masardis, Maine
-Frederick, Maryland
-Blacksburg, Virginia
-West Palm Beach, Florida
-St. Augustine, Florida
-Houston, Texas
-Sierra Vista, AZ
-Reno, Nevada
– Palm Springs, California
-Portland, Oregon


Additionally, Death Valley Training Center is also offering a series of 13 online lessons teaching the same skills as the Tomahawk Scout School. This gives students an opportunity to learn the materials at their own pace and without having to take time off from their daily schedules to attend a course.


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8 Responses to “Death Valley Training Center – Tomahawk Scout School”

  1. Simon Pereira Shorey says:

    Tom Moore and James Price are the real deal and this will be a valuable addition to the training options out there.

    • Steve says:

      Have you actually taken either the online or onsite course from him?

      • MadMonkey says:

        I’ve taken onsite lessons from Mr. Price. Great guy, great teacher and a wealth of knowledge.

  2. Platatac says:

    Good looking patch and on a good looking Kryptek CUTS

  3. Ethan says:

    What is the cost?

    • LowSpeed says:

      100 bucks according to the site.

    • Hi Ethan,

      We are working on scheduling the in person classes now, but there is an Online version of the Tomahawk Scout School that’s available for $99. Check the site for details.

      Thanks for the interest sir!

      Charlie, DVM

    • Steve says:

      That’s for the online training program, which I’ve just completed. I’ll leave it to you to decide whether it was worth it or not.

      No price or schedule available for the class locations listed on the website.