Survival skills are virtually important in our everyday life. Survival skills help a person to survive when faced by a dangerous situation. Survival skills are meant to provide the basic human necessities like shelter, water and food. They help one to go through constraining conditions and overcome dangerous situations. Instructors have emphasized on the Rule of Three which basically address issues pertaining to survival in extreme temperature, water and food. However few have considered the situations that one is faced with in their every day life. Whether in secluded places or in our daily work we are always faced with accidents which happen to us or to others around us. There are very few people who have first aid skills to assist in such situations. Therefore this paper stress that first aid skills are important in the basic survival and everyone would benefit from mastering the skills.