Scott Hunt

Scott Hunt

Founder of Practical Preppers

Scott Hunt is an internationally recognized expert on preparedness and off grid technology, and founder of Practical Preppers LLC.

He is a homestead and retreat design consultant, frequent speaker at preparedness events, and has been an important consultant for the Nat Geo Channel for their hit show Doomsday Preppers, screening all candidates for the show.

His Engineer775 YouTube channel is the top channel in the field of alternative energy and water installations, with over 156,000 subscribers and 22 million video views.

Scott’s training sessions:

  • Off Grid Water Systems and Management

Scott was featured in our Summit Online Course.




Some Awesome Material by Scott Hunt:

Practical Preppers Complete Guide to Disaster Preparedness

Scott has now put his expertise in print, and has written a preparedness book that’s far above the rest in its uniqueness and applicability. Written from his vast experience with actual systems design and implementation, The Practical Preppers Complete Guide to Disaster Preparedness provides more insights into how to design your house, homestead or retreat in such as a way as to reduce your dependence on outside systems and be able to provide for your family and friends in time of need.

With The Practical Preppers Complete Guide to Disaster Preparedness, anyone can learn how to:

  • Secure a water source—even in an urban area
  • Grow and preserve food
  • Set up an alternative energy supply
  • Maintain a comfortable shelter –including alternative cooking and sanitation methods during a long power outage
  • Bug out—what to include in your bug out bag and how to leave
  • Prepare for medical issues
  • Deal with security concerns

Preparing for disruption of services in an emergency is a noble venture which gives peace of mind. This book will empower readers of all skill levels and resources to survive and achieve an independent, sustainable lifestyle.


Scott Hunt has produced a one-of-a-kind instructional video on how to prepare your home for an EMP (ElectroMagnetic Pulse) event.

Also, you can watch the playlist Scott created on his YouTube channel to address Frequently Asked questions about EMPs:

EMP FAQ video playlist

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