Real World Survival Training School

Who We Are

We are here to impart our knowledge to those who are concerned about survival in today's world.  We know the dangers & threats that can arise in  our urban areas.

Head Instructor

Kurt R. Howland


Through out his life Kurt has been involved with self defense of some kind.  He started Wrestling in High School, then turned to Boxing.  He boxed competitively for 20 years, and now trains boxers at Tainio's Boxing Gym in Deltona, FL.  He has also studied several different Martial Arts including Krav Maga which he now instructs.


He served in the US Army, then became a member of the 399th Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol in Danbury, Connecticut running Search & Rescue missions for four years.


Kurt attained his nursing license in 2001, and has specialized in Wound Care & Wellness Education.  



Kurt's certification and licenses include:


Florida Licensed Practical Nurse

AHA CPR/First-Aid Instructor

ASHI CPR/Wilderness First-Aid Instructor & Training Center Co-Owner

USA Amateur Boxing instructor