Fire Lighting Workshop

A full day in the woods working with fire

Friction Fire Lighting Day in Dorset 

Lean new Skills, Develop your technique

What is it?

A full day focused on lighting fires in the woods. Ferrous rods, tinder balls, birch bark, fat wood. Friction fire lighting with hand drill and bow drill. Develop personal skills that will allow you to start a fire with just a knife and ferrous rod....

What do I need to bring?

Rough and ready clothes and footwear are perfect. You’ll be in the woods so there will be mud and moisture. Bring lunch and snacks, we’ll make the tea.


  • Full day £80
  • Groups (call us)
  • Youth Groups (call us)
  • Full day 
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You'll love this workshop because...

You'll learn the fundamental skills that will allow you to light fires safely and with confidence. We'll teach you modern and ancient techniques that are fascinating and effective  

You'll love Land & Wave because...

We really care about what we do. Our instructors love spending time in the woods and sharing their skills. We want you to learn lots and have a great time...

Things you show know

  • We're accredited by AALS
  • We offer NCFE bushcraft training 
  • We only employ great staff
  • £10 million public liability insurance 
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How to find us

Norden Park and Ride.

Corfe Castle

BH20 5DW

Travel and parking

There is plenty of (paid) parking at Norden Park and Ride - your instructor will be waiting for you there. Allow plenty of time to travel on sunny Summer days - traffic can be heavy.

BH20 5DW

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