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SAS Survival Guide

The definitive survival guide

For more than 20 years, the SAS Survival Guide has been what people turn to for surviving any situation, anywhere in the world

SAS Survival Guide

Learn essential camping and survival skills
SAS Survival Guide
SAS Survival Guide
$5.99 in the App Store

For more than 20 years, the SAS Survival Guide has been what people turn to for surviving any situation, anywhere in the world. The best-selling book is available on your iOS device, and it's not something you want to be without. The SAS Survival Guide provides you with the full text of the book along with videos.

Learn essential camping and survival skills

What is it about?

Written by a former SAS soldier and instructor, John "Lofty" Wiseman, the SAS Survival Guide is what you need in your back pocket to get through any outdoors emergency. It includes the full text of the book, optimized for the iPhone, along with 16 videos providing invaluable survival tips. This app also provides photo galleries of animal tracks and knots. It also gives you information on edible, poisonous, and medicinal plants. A 100+ question quiz will help you determine if you have the knowledge to survive a true emergency, and other utilities like a Morse Code signalling device and sun compass are included to help you in the wilderness.

For those who...

  • Spend a lot of time in the outdoors
  • Want to know how to survive emergencies

Not for those who...

  • Rarely step out of their homes
  • Would rather depend on others knowing how to survive in an emergency

Why we love it

When it comes to survival training, this book/app is the ultimate choice. It's chock-full of valuable information, and the app also includes handy utilities within it that will help ensure that you can deal with anything nature throws at you. It also includes Urban SAS Survival, the ultimate guide to fending for yourself in an urban environment, like after the zombie apocalypse.

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App Details

Lifestyle Utilities
Last updated
April 6, 2021
Release date
March 4, 2010
More info

SAS Survival Guide is $5.99 but there are more add-ons

  • $3.99

    Urban SAS

App Store Description

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For over twenty years, the SAS Survival Guide has been the definitive guide to surviving any situation, anywhere in the world. Now, for the first time ever, the million-copy bestselling book has been reinvented for the iPhone.

iPad User? Check the SAS Survival Guide for iPad !
Please Note : This app only contains the English language content of the SAS Survival Guide

▶▶▶▶▶▶▶▶▶▶▶▶ ACCOLADES ◀◀◀◀◀◀◀◀◀◀◀◀
• Official Honoree Award at the 15th Annual Webbys
• Selected for iTunes REWIND 2010
• Apple Featured Application
• Featured in iTunes 'Staff Favourites'
• Also features in "WHAT'S HOT" and "NEW & NOTEWORTHY" in most countries
• Has been ranked the #1 LIFESTYLE APP in almost all geographic locations


Written by former SAS soldier and instructor, John "Lofty" Wiseman, this application brings you the elite training techniques of Britain’s toughest fighting force in the most accessible version ever. Now you can take the original set of world-class survival skills with you anywhere in the world – from the peaks of Kilimanjaro to the deserts of Kandahar…or to your closest national park.

This FULLY SELF CONTAINED app includes :

* Full text of the bestselling book optimised for the iPhone (over 400 pages)
* 16 videos providing invaluable survival tips from Lofty himself
* Photo galleries of Animal Tracks, Knots, Edible, medicinal and poisonous plants, sea creatures and snakes
* Morse Code signalling device
* 100+ question quiz to test if you've got what it takes to survive
* Survival Checklist
* Sun Compass
* Search tool to scan entire book by subject
* Extreme Climate Survival: sections on surviving Polar, Desert, Tropical, and Sea
* Comprehensive First Aid section

▶▶▶▶ ABOUT 'Urban SAS SURVIVAL' ◀◀◀◀

The ultimate guide to fending for yourself in an urban environment from the team that brought you the million-copy selling SAS Survival Guide. Written by legendary ex-SAS man John ‘Lofty’ Wiseman, the guide comes stuffed full of useful tips for fending for yourself in every urban situation. And many more besides.

This interactive edition contains:

* The latest training on self-defence and the law
* Dealing with fire and hazardous chemicals
* Tackling snake bites and other animal dangers
* Handling DIY: power tools, welding, machinery and more
* Terrorism
* Health information
* Full search functionality
* Urban survival checklist
* And more

PLEASE NOTE : During normal use, this app does not require an active internet connection however some assets, like videos, need to be downloaded and features like social sharing will be disabled without an active internet connection. The Internet Connection Alert message is only informational and does not affect the content or use of the app while offline.

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