"If you believe everything I'm telling you is true, then you are a fool."

Tom Brown, Jr. - 2010

Course Schedule

Scheduled Courses
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New to the Tracker School?

Your journey starts with either the Standard or Philosophy 1 course.

Standard
Philosophy 1
Learn to survive in any environment lavishly. You will learn how to build a primitive shelter, find water, make a bow drill fire and find food. Learn from folks for whom wilderness survival is not just a hobby but a way of life.

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Upcoming Courses:

Deep Awareness
Jan 14 - Jan 17, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

This 4 day class will take you into the deepest realms of Awareness and our connection to the Earth....

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Prerequisites Standard

Acute Observation
Jan 17 - Jan 20, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

This class enters that world of Acute Observation in a very profound and different way, in fact a way that focuses more on the physical reality of us than the more spiritual ways...

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Prerequisites Standard

The Way of the Ghost Talkers Session 22
Feb 11 - Feb 17, 2018 | New Jersey | $500

I feel very strongly that it is essential with the Ghost Talkers commitment classes that we meet physically for a period of time to further your education...

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Prerequisites The Way of the Ghost Talkers Session 21

Forgotten Skills
Mar 4 - Mar 7, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

This is going to be a very fun class for me because it sets aside the normal skills that I teach in an Advanced Skills class and focuses on so much more...

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Prerequisites Standard

Healing Family
Mar 7 - Mar 10, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

As many of the Philosophy and Temples graduates know, healing family members and close friends can be a very dangerous and frightening undertaking...

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Prerequisites Philosophy 1, Philosophy I Live On-line

10 Day Philosophy 1 and Temples
Apr 15 - Apr 25, 2018 | New Jersey | $1100

This course covers the philosophy by which Stalking Wolf lived his life, as well as what he taught to Tom during their 10 years together...

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Prerequisites None

Standard
May 6 - May 12, 2018 | New Jersey | $800

Learn to survive in any environment lavishly. You will learn how to build a primitive shelter, find water, make a bow drill fire and find food. Learn from folks for whom wilderness survival is not just a hobby but a way of life.

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Prerequisites None

Advanced Standard
May 13 - May 19, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

Dive more deeply into the skills necessary to make any wilderness environment your home. Live in a debris hut, make your own wood-burned bowl and spoon, lean to make a bow and pressure flake arrowheads out of bottle bottoms. Rediscover these primitive skills in order to enrich your modern life.

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Prerequisites Standard

Advanced Tracking and Awareness
May 20 - May 26, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

This course expands greatly on the tracking skills covered in your Standard class. You will cut months off of your dirt time by learning the most effective ways to put the Pressure Release Studies into practice. A better ...

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Prerequisites Standard

Scout Raiding and Warfare
Jun 10 - Jun 16, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

This year I’ve chosen to deal with one of the most intense and fun aspects of Scout training, that of Raiding & Warfare!!

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Prerequisites Scout

Fugitive, Missing Person and Forensic Investigation Tracking
Jun 17 - Jun 23, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

Over the years I’ve held several classes on the subject of Tracking and Forensic Investigation but now I want to expand into areas that in the past have been only glanced over or left out of the teachings...

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Prerequisites Standard

Keepers Gathering 2018
Jul 12 - Jul 14, 2018 | New Jersey | $150

This gathering is exclusively for members of Tom’s Keeper Society. You must be in one of the designated Keeper groups to enroll. We are hoping to see you all there...

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Prerequisites None

Apprentice 2018
Jul 15 - Jul 21, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

LETTER TO ALL APPRENTICES... As Grandfather warned me, and I’ve long expected, the numbers of Apprentices have diminished..

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Prerequisites None

Tracker Family Camp
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2018 | New Jersey | $750

The Tracker Family Camp has been a class or gathering that I’ve wanted to do since the early days of the Tracker School..

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Prerequisites None

Standard
Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2018 | New Jersey | $800

Learn to survive in any environment lavishly. You will learn how to build a primitive shelter, find water, make a bow drill fire and find food. Learn from folks for whom wilderness survival is not just a hobby but a way of life.

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Prerequisites None

Advanced Physical Skills
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

The advanced physical skills will pick up where the old Skills classes leave off....

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Prerequisites None

Philosophy 5
Sep 9 - Sep 15, 2018 | New Jersey | $900

As a graduate of the first four Philosophy classes you will understand why this class is very difficult to explain. However, be sure to go over all of your Philosophy notes and lecture recordings, and practice your skills, as no ...

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Prerequisites Philosophy 4

Advanced Tracking Intensive
Sep 16 - Sep 19, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

This 4 day class is designed for those of you who want to take Tracking and the art and science of trailing to the next higher level...

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Prerequisites Standard

Advanced Sign Tracking Intensive
Sep 19 - Sep 22, 2018 | New Jersey | $450

As with the Advanced Tracking Intensive, the Advanced Sign Tracking Intensive is a 4 day class designed to take you much further and deeper into the art and science of sign tracking that you learned in the Standard Class...

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Prerequisites Standard