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RVers Boot Camp – Palmetto, Florida

October 20 - October 23

Location: The Surf RV Resort - Palmetto Florida


This includes all training, a flash drive with all handouts, RVer’s Ultimate Survival Guide on the flash drive, breakfasts on Wednesday and Thursday, and dinner on Wednesday evening. 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 must register in advance for Boot Camp by calling our hotline at 936-329-6499. There are a limited number of seats available, so donā€™t delay!
Boot Camp RV parking is available at The Surf RV Resort, 2215 Rip Curl Run., Palmetto, Fl. 34221
To reserve a RV site, please call 941-900-4240 and tell them that you need a reservation for the Escapees Boot Camp. Come early or stay later if you wish. Be sure to tell them the days you want to come into the park and when you would like to leave.

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You do not need an RV to attend!Ā 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 atĀ 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:


Choosing Your Perfect RV

Focus on Towable RVs

Focus on Motorhome & Towing

Full-timing Discussion

Focus on Towable RVs


RV Systems, Electric

RV Systems, Water

RV Systems, Sewer


RV Maintenance


RV Weight & Load Management

Driving Your RV Safely

Personal Safety for RVers

Fire and Life Safety

RV Tire Safety

Propane Safety

Save On Insurance

Did you know…Ā students who completed RVersā€™ Boot Camp qualify for a discount on their RV insurance? BancorpSouth and RV Advantage Insurance works with Escapees RV Club to offer a discount to graduates from RVersā€™ Boot Camp or RVers Online Universityā€™s Operation/Safety/Maintenance learning path. To take advantage of this offer, have your certificate of completion handy and contact one of our discount partners. You can reach BancorpSouth at 800-736-5622. RV Advantage Insurance quotes can be obtained atĀ www.rvadvantage.com/escapees/ or by callingĀ 800-331-1520.

To Learn More Call 888-757-2582


October 20
October 23
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The Surf RV Resort
2215 Rip Curl Run
Palmetto, FL 34221 United States
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