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What Is My Readiness Level?

WHAT IS YOUR PREPAREDNESS LEVEL?
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Food Storage “I am not above begging for food if it comes down to it.” 3 Day Supply of Freeze Dried Food providing for up to 30 years of storage 30 Day Supply of Freeze Dried Food providing for up to 30 years of storage 6 Month+ Supply of Freeze Dried Food providing for up to 30 years of storage 1 Year+ Day Supply of Freeze Dried Food providing for up to 30 years of storage
Water Filtration “I like taking my chances.” Personal Water Filtration Solution Moderate size water filtration solution Moderate size water filtration solution with additional replacement filters House and portable water filtration solution
Water Storage “I am on city water. What could go wrong?” 1-10 Gallons of Water Storage with storage treatment options 10-50 Gallons of Water Storage with storage treatment options 50+ Gallons of Water Storage with storage treatment options 100+ Gallons of Water Storage with storage treatment options
First Aid “I have bandaids.” Small First Aid Kit Basic First Aid CERT Basic EMT level Bag & CPR Training 2 week Contractor Level Bag Large Medical Truama and Casualty Kit and training
Power No Backup Power Solution Small Portable Solar and/or Battery Bank Solar or fuel powered generator capable of providing needs for 7 days Solar or fuel powered generator capable of providing needs for 30 days House Solar or other self-staining generator capable of providing household needs indefinitely
Defense “Eww Guns?” Situational awareness and a non-lethal weapon A firearm and basic training on its use. Multiple weapons, training and extra ammo. A short range and long-range weapon, training, quantities of ammo, body armor, and a practiced defensive strategy
Sustainability “Sustaina-what?” Non-heirloom GMO seeds purchased from a big-box store Heirloom Seeds and Bushcrafting Proper tools for wood work (Axe) Heirloom seeds gardening knowledge and a way to grow them and basic canning skills /basic food preservation Heirloom seeds, gardening knowledge, and DIY storage without the need for power. Advanced Food Preservation
EDC “I have my wits
but that’s
about it.”
A knife and flashlight Three of the following:
A multitool with knife, flashlight, fire starter, electronic powersource, a weapon and first aid gear.
Four of the following:
A multitool with knife, flashlight, fire starter, powersource, a weapon and first aid gear.
All of the following:
A multitool with knife, flashlight, fire starter, powersource, a weapon and first aid gear.
Get Home Gear “Can’t I just bum a ride?” Get-Home-Bag (GHB) with food and water suitable for a day trip. Cash for payments Get-Home-Bag (GHB) with gear suitable for an overnight stay (Cooking & shelter) A multitool with knife, flashlight, fire starter, powersource, a weapon and first aid gear. Sleeping essentials Get-Home-Bag (GHB) with gear suitable for multiple day trip rotated by the season
Automobile/personal jet “Can’t I just
call AAA?”
A spare tire and knowledge of how to change it. Three of the following: Food, Water, seasonal clothing, tools to fix basic issues, an ABC fire extinguisher, a fuel and water container, and a tire patch kit. Five of the following: Food, Water, seasonal clothing, tools to fix basic issues, an ABC fire extinguisher, a fuel and water container, and a tire patch kit. All of the following: Food, Water, seasonal clothing, tools to fix basic issues, an ABC fire extinguisher, a fuel and water container, and a tire patch kit. Battery Jumpstarter
Bug Out “Where would I even go?” Bug-Out-Bag (BOB) suitable for a day trip Bug-Out-Bag (BOB) suitable for 3 day trip Bug-Out-Bag (BOB) suitable for 7 day trip with pre-planned destination. Important Documentation Bug-Out-Bag (BOB) suitable for long journey, alternate modes of transportation and a pre-stocked destination
Ready Home House Has nothing Basic Stocked Pantry, Sanitation, Water Filtration, Cooking Temperature control, well stocked pantry, Luggaloos, Power Source, Defense, Light Option Situational Management, Communication, Long term food, Water Storage, Advanced Power/Cooking Options Multiple Temp Options, Resources, Self-Sustainabilty, Medical kit, Protection,