Think of these courses as a suit of armor that will help to shield you and your family from danger and add security to your life.

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As this is a family-oriented program, you may bring a second person for just $5. Please include both names/emails in the comments section when you register.

We are going to teach you about the BUG OUT BAG which in turn will become your gateway to preparedness. This is both product selection and mental preparation in advance. NOT UNDER STRESS. This should be a key part of your Emergency Planning. Spend the afternoon with me or months on the Internet.  

Creating a bag to fit your needs. The big questions: what the heck do I put in this thing?

  • *There are 5 key things we need to survive an emergency.

    • How to select them and where to find them.

    • Manage the costs.

  • *Why should you have several bug-out bags?

  • *Why Mental preparation is vital to your plan

    • Self-evaluation and family meetings.

​​Local Vendors will be on hand to display products and answer your questions.

We spent a year researching and testing so you won't make the same mistakes.

*This event will be held at Southern Oregon University in the Hannon Library.  There is a fee for parking on campus.  When you pre-register you will be sent information by email on where to park so you not be ticketed. 

  • IF  last-minute class space is available we will post it on this page.  You may pay at the event. Cash or local checks only.  

  • WiFi is available on campus. Please plan to come a few minutes early to go through the setup process. 

  • We are environmentally responsible and will be providing links to our resources and providing a  limited number of print outs

If you have questions call Bill Bateman- 707-601-7402 or email:

Please note: Due to the great interest in this topic, this class will fill quickly. Please call to check for cancellations. Thank you.


All tuition for courses is to be paid in full (check or money order - Made out to Phil Grammatica.) Mail to: PO Box 503021, White City, OR   97503-1668. Registration is not complete until funds are received.  Please be sure of the class(s) you want.  THERE ARE NO REFUNDS AND NO CLASS TRANSFERS.

Beyond the Bug Out Bag: Preparing for Emergencies

The class is canceled 

The Class is Canceled.

Thank you.