Empower Your Self-Reliance Journey

Gain the skills you need to thrive in any environment.

Accessible and Practical: Our lessons are designed to be easily understood and applicable, even if you live in an apartment.

Real-World Skills: Learn essential survival techniques from top-notch survival and fieldcraft experts.

Convenient Learning: Fit our courses into your busy lifestyle and start mastering self-reliance today.

Join a Community of Self-Reliant Individuals

Take an important step towards independence and confidence. Sign up now and transform your life with practical, real-world skills.

Benefits of Vargöld Self-Reliance Training

Practical Skills

Our courses provide pragmatic knowledge and skills for real-life situations, not just doomsday scenarios. Learn practical applications you can use every day.


Study on your schedule, anywhere with internet access. With an active subscription, you have full control over when and where you take our courses.

Expert Instructors

Learn from seasoned professionals with hands-on experience. Our vetted instructors ensure that you receive up-to-date and relevant knowledge.

SAR volunteers assess an a mock injury in a snowy forest.

“Patrick brings a wealth of personal experience and knowledge to his training events, and is able to share that at a working, understandable, level which can be easily turned into action by the trainee.”

SAR volunteers train to defuse tense situations with Michigan Tech Theatre Department actors.

“Patrick stepped in as Training Officer to teach Superior Search and Rescue members a variety of search techniques, helping us to be prepared for searching in all kinds of weather and situations. His training program was top notch.”

Two students taking notes on a track during a SAR tracking course.

“Mr Diedrich has an interesting professional background, this background has enabled him to coordinate and formulate successful training programs for Search and Rescue programs in Michigan where most of the members are volunteers. Mr. Diedrich is also an excellent networking coordinator where he has brought in other professional personnel with their programs in related fields to aid in the training processes.”

Once you subscribe, you gain instant access to a comprehensive library of survival courses designed by experts. Each course features engaging video lessons, practical exercises, and step-by-step guides. You can access these courses from any device with an internet connection, allowing you to learn at your own pace and convenience, whether at home or on the go. We are always adding more courses, so you’ll always find something new each month!

Our courses cover a diverse range of survival skills tailored for everyday use and emergencies. You’ll master topics like basic first aid, fire starting, water purification, shelter building, navigation, and self-defense. Each skill is taught with a focus on real-world application, ensuring you can confidently use them in various situations, including urban environments.

Vargöld sets itself apart with high-quality, practical training from experienced survival experts. Our vetted instructors bring real-world experience to each course, ensuring you learn the most relevant and effective skills. Additionally, our flexible, user-friendly platform allows you to learn at your own pace, fitting your training seamlessly into your schedule.

Facing Chaos With Confidence

What you don’t know could be fatal!

Every year, countless lives are put at risk because people venture into the unknown without the necessary knowledge, skills, or abilities. Imagine finding yourself or a loved one in a dangerous situation without the skills to navigate it safely.

Are your survival skills up to the challenge?

What if you had to travel several miles by foot to reach safety? What if someone you care about got lost in an unfamiliar area? If your answer to these scenarios is anything less than confident, it’s time to take action.

Our online training gives you the crucial edge you need.

You don’t have to be a military operator or a castaway to benefit from expert survival skills. Whether you travel, commute, or simply enjoy outdoor adventures, our courses equip you with the knowledge to stay in control during a crisis.

The best time to learn a survival skill is before you need it.

Our training, taught by seasoned professionals, prepares you for real-world challenges, enhancing your odds of survival before you even step out the door. Take the first step towards confidence and preparedness today.