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RVers’ Boot Camp – 58th Escapade

May 24, 2018 - May 26, 2018

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Location: Missouri State Fair Grounds

This special pre-Escapade program offers all of the acclaimed Boot Camp training seminars, plus some extras!


Boot Camp will be conducted on Thursday – Saturday before Escapade starts, so you won’t miss any of the fun and exciting Escapade seminars and events. Plus, as a participant, you’ll get preferred early parking for Escapade!

This includes all training, handouts, RVer’s Ultimate Survival Guide (CD), breakfasts on Friday and Saturday, dinner on Friday evening, snacks, and social gatherings. RV parking is available on site at additional cost. Additional optional services, such as RV driver training, and RV weighing by Escapees SmartWeigh will be available at the event at additional cost. You can register for Boot Camp as part of Escapade general registration, or by calling our registration hotline at 888-757-2582. You do not need an RV to attend! You can register and stay in a local motel. You must register in advance for Boot Camp, and there are only a limited number of seats available, so don’t delay!

Seminar Schedule – Directions and Tips – Terms and Conditions

You do not need an RV to attend! You can register as a Walk-In and stay in a local motel.

Tuition Includes:

  • More than 20 hours of formal training on essential RV topics
  • Your personal copy (one per couple) of “The RVer’s Ultimate Survival Guide” (CD version), check out this 256 page definitive book on RV safety at www.rvsafetyinfo.com
  • Course handouts where appropriate
  • Special elective courses for new RVers
  • Focus groups on motorhome towing and towable RVs
  • Breakfasts on day two and three
  • Dinner on day two
  • Social gatherings, including an innovative full-timers discussion panel and Q&A session
  • Numerous opportunities to talk one-on-one with the instructors

Also Available at most events:

  • RV weighing by Escapees SmartWeigh (normal weighing fees apply)
  • In-your-RV Driver training (www.rvschool.com)

Curriculum Includes:

Day 1

RV Basic Systems

RV Weight and Load

RV Weight and Load Management

Driving Your RV Safely

Choosing your Perfect RV

Day 2

RV Systems, Part 1

Personal Safety for RVers

Focus on Towable RVs

Focus on Motorhomes and Towing

Fire and Life Safety

Staying connected on the road

Full-timing roundtable discussion

Day 3

RV Systems, Part 2

RV Tire Safety

Save On Insurance

Did you know… students who completed RVers’ Boot Camp qualify for a discount on their RV insurance? BancorpSouth works with Escapees RV Club to offer a discount to graduates from RVers’ Boot Camp or RVers Online University’s Operation/Safety/Maintenance learning path. To take advantage of this offer, have your certificate of completion handy and contact BancorpSouth at 800-736-5622.

To Learn More Call 888-757-2582


May 24, 2018
May 26, 2018
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Jim Koca
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Missouri State Fair Grounds
2503 W 16th St
Sedalia, MO 65301 United States
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(800) 422-3247
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