GORUCK Immersion is a scenario-driven adventure led by GORUCK’s Special Forces Cadre, who are experts in maritime survival. The scenario begins with your group forced to negotiate waterways due to a manmade or natural disaster. You will learn essential skills and test your abilities to operate as a team while in and on the water. You will earn the GORUCK Immersion patch, which is always earned and never for sale.

Immersion 6
GORUCK Immersion 6
6 Hours
Immersion 6
GORUCK Immersion 12
12 Hours


You and your team will move through a series of survival strokes, drownproofing, and other specialized skills necessary to survive in an unforgiving nautical environment. You will learn by doing and then do it again under pressure to simulate the stress of a post-disaster situation. Upon successful completion, you will be more confident in your ability to survive and thrive in the water.


Immersion 6 Instruction Modules

Fundamentals of Maritime Survival
Survival Strokes & Drownproofing
Basic Maritime First Aid
Interactive Culminating Exercise

Immersion 12 Instruction Modules

Hard Skills Refresher
Long Term Survival Techniques
Advanced Maritime First Aid
Expedient Water Tool Construction


Team Expedient Flotation Devices
Overnight Survival
Interactive Culminating Exercise