Even though we live in a world that is technically advanced, there is still a need to learn how to survive when SHTF. There are several steps that one needs to take to ensure his/her survival.
Step 1: Recognition
Knowing that you are in a situation where survival skills are required, it will speed up the process. The initial few minutes are the most important and critical time.
Step 2: Inventory
Always be prepared. This can not be stressed more than ever before. Make sure you have your survival knives, hunting gear, backpack, and first-aid kit. Knife is a must carry tool.
Step 3: Shelter
Keep your body warm, and dry. Always take cover under a tree especially during rain. Dig up hole if you need that what animals do.
Step 4: Signals
Always keep extra batteries and extra charging cables. Keep a safety box in car filled with signal mirrors, flares, makers, and fire starter.
Step 5: Energy
Extra food and water is a must. Chocolate though unhealthy. The fat is good for long term energy