We deliver Bushcraft & Survival Skills Instruction & training across the UK, predominantly within Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales. We regularly travel further afield, across the UK, to deliver corporate training and bespoke courses.

Our courses can cater for; adults, families, the corporate sector, and we provide professional  fully accredited leadership & instructor training. We are also able to travel to your location to provide CPD training for outdoor leaders wishing to extend their skills. We regularly deliver training to outdoor leaders & professionals from disciplines including; canoeing, walking, climbing, sailing, dry-stone walling, Forest School etc.

At WILDWOOD TRAINING we teach the skills that work. Skills which have saved lives in actual survival emergencies, and the traditional skills which have allowed people to live and thrive in the remote wilderness areas on our amazing planet. We teach these skills extremely well! View our testimonials page to see for yourself.

Come and challenge yourself, whilst learning highly practical skills. Our clients love the training we provide and are always surprised by how much they learn and develop. You'll forge new and lasting friendships with like-minded people during our training and you'll be itching to return to us time and again!



On a wildwood training course you won’t get hype or jargon, you will get a challenging, highly informative, practical and extremely useful learning experience. See for yourself in our gallery...



Andy Lewis - Owner/Instructor

Meet Andy, an adventurer and passionate Survival Skills expert. As a hugely experienced Bushcraft and Survival instructor Andy has spent time in some of the most remote and extreme environments in the world! Including the Nepalese Himalayas and Norway's Mountainous Hardangervidda wilderness.

As a qualified Mountain Leader and former expedition co-ordinator, Andy is happiest when he's encouraging people of all ages to explore and engage in the great outdoors. Andy is determined to repair the fractured connection between people and nature, whether through teaching Survival and Bushcraft skills, delivering Duke of Edinburgh Award expeditions or developing the skills of other outdoor professionals.

Andy is a full-time professional instructor of the highest calibre, delivering IOL accredited instructor training, regular courses, one-to-one skills training and bespoke events year round! Able to deliver a broad array of essential survival skills, you needn't look further than Andy.

"Be prepared and learn skills for life" is ethos he lives, works and inspires others by. If it's the survival orientated skills of; Bushcraft, emergency first aid or personal safety your after, you won't find a better instructor than Andy Lewis.

"I would highly recommend any course run by Andy Lewis, his passion for Bushcraft & Survival is infectious!

I was lucky enough to be on the first WSL course he ran. The course was incredibly well run, and Andy has the ability to tailor his instruction to each individual within the group! Making sure no one is left behind, everyone is challenged, but nobody is over stretched!"

- G. Lee