Top survival tip ... make sure you get a fire started
Arielle is behind the scenes at BGSS and this week Josh is taking on the Scrambled! tag challenge. Just how is Josh finding Survival School? Watch to find out more.
Arielle went to North Wales to find out what the new recruits got up to at Bear Grylls Survival School.
Take a look at her photo library below.
Abi moved from Chicago to the UK three years ago and now lives in a small village in Scotland.
Abi admits to having a mischievous side. " I used to get into a lot of trouble when I was younger. I love adventures!"
John loves spending time in the great outdoors as he used to venture into the countryside with his late father.
He thinks Survival School would change him as "I'd probably be a bit skinnier"
A natural peacekeeper, Lauren is enthusiastic about making new friends and is keen to keep the team together. " I just hate when people get bullied, that's just really horrible.
Spending half her life doing sports she's always up for a challenge!
Ashley describes himself as a real chatterbox " but I know when to shut up"
He insists he doesn't get into trouble at school because "no one catches me"
Ashley loves kickboxing and attends a weekly class. He's been going since he was five years old!
Check out this extended trailer for the Brand New series which premieres on CITV.
Get a first look at the challenges that face our Survival School students of 2017. Will they overcome all that Bear and his crack team have in store for them? Tune in to CITV this Saturday 7th January at 8.30am to begin the adventure!