10 skills every survivalist should learn:Stick Welding/Small Engine Repair/Learn how to fish/How to Butcher Animals/Learn to trap/Gunsmithing/Basic Carpentry Skills/Auto Repair/Operate a HAM radio/Hunting Skills/Advanced First Aid. You have to look all this stuff up. This link is basically a list to start off with.
How to Make a Survival Bracelet In an emergency, you can use paracord for lashings, tourniquets, shoelaces, snares, tying splints, or, if you tease out the threads, even fishing lines and sewing threads. This bracelet lets you carry a useful amount at all times. WHAT YOU'LL NEED: scissors, a lighter, a tape measure, and 10 feet of 550 paracord. Text and photos by Bill Wachholder