More information on each course is available via the buttons on left.

Weekend courses run from approx 7pm on the Friday evening, through to Sunday afternoon.

 

Training 2017/2018

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Inverness – 10th June 2017

Scottish MR in conjuction with AquaTerra Training are offering a bespoke PPE Inspection Course, covering a variety of subjects.

Casualty Care Assessment, Dundonnell MRT Base, Dingwall – 11th June 2017

An assessment on the current Casualty Care Syllabus. Casualty Care Certificate is the only award recognised by the licensing agreement for the administration of drugs by team members.

Rigging Practitioner, Torridon – 7th – 9th July 2017

This course is aimed at team members who have received crag technical training from their team and wish to improve and consolidate best practice in modern rigging systems, which include; single rope and mirrored rope rigs, and a variety of anchor systems including ground anchors/stakes.

Advanced Rigging, Glenmore – 11th – 13th August 2017

Designed for team members with current practical skills and knowledge of the SMR Rigging Practitioner course, or equivalent knowledge and experience level of technical rescue systems.

Social Media, Ochils Mountain Rescue Team Base – 26th August 2017

Introduction to Social Media.

Media, Ochils Mountain Rescue Team Base – 7th October 2017

Media course will be an “on camera” media training day looking at presentation & communication skills for TV and radio.

Casualty Care Assessment, Crianlarich Village Hall, Crianlarich – 9th December 2017

An assessment on the current Casualty Care Syllabus. Casualty Care Certificate is the only award recognised by the licensing agreement for the administration of drugs by team members.

Winter Rigging, Carrbridge, 23rd – 25th February 2018

Designed for those team members who can effectively operate without protection on winter Grade I terrain, and have completed the SMR Rigging Practitioner course. The programme will refresh, up-date and improve your practical winter technical rigging  knowledge and rescue skills

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Oban- 10th March 2018

Scottish MR in conjuction with AquaTerra Training are offering a bespoke PPE Inspection Course, covering a variety of subjects.

 

Booking Notes

Course Fees

These courses are fully subsidised for all voluntary Scottish Mountain Rescue members.  Other organisations may apply and successful applications will incur a course fee set at cost price.

To ensure a quality of training most course bookings include accommodation (B&B).  All we ask you to cover is your lunches and evening meals.

To ensure a high level of attendance teams will be invoiced a £80 for each ‘no show’ team member.

Registration & Booking

Course bookings should ideally be done by the team through the Training Officer.  Please email your booking to info@scottishmountainrescue.org 

T: 01479 861370

Booking emails should include following: Team Name, Member Names, Member email address, Course, Course Date and dietary preferences  – confirmation email will be sent.

Scottish Mountain Rescue, formerly known as The Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland, is a registered Scottish Charity – number SC045003