When it comes to survival, having a stockpile of stuff is not enough. You need to have certain survival skills, too. When it comes to preparedness skills, there is no hard and fast set of rules. There are simply too many variables for a one size survival plan fits all list of things you must know and things you must learn if living conditions and economic realities become dire. It is your job to pick and chose those skills and those items that fit your lifestyle.
On the next page are 12 survival skills to learn and master for SHTF.