RVers’ Boot Camp

Led by a panel of instructors with decades of RVing experience, RVers Boot Camp walks you through everything you need to know to maintain and operate your RV safely. Spend three days with our industry experts and you’ll learn about tire and weight safety, basic RV systems, fire and life safety, proper towing techniques and much more. Take advantage of the classroom environment to connect with fellow RVers. Experience shared learning through interactive questions during lessons, and review the day’s instruction with your peers during social gatherings and community meals.


Industry experts with decades of RVing experience.
These instructors will teach you about tire and weight safety, basic RV systems, fire and life safety, proper towing techniques and much more.
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Curriculum Includes:


Staying Connected on the Road

Choosing Your Perfect RV

Focus on Towable RVs

Focus on Motorhome & Towing

Full-timing Roundtable Discussion


RV Systems, Part 1

RV Systems, Part 2


RV Maintenance


RV Weight & Load Management

Driving Your RV Safely

Personal Safety for RVers

Fire and Life Safety

RV Tire Safety

Propane Safety

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)

Save On Insurance

Did you know… students who completed RVers’ 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 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 or RV Advantage Insurance at 800-331-1520.

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