The training ensures team members have the opportunity to develop and practice core skills including;
Communication and radio skills
Ropework and rigging
First aid and casualty care
Swift water rescue
Training exercises are often realistic Mountain Rescue Scenarios, enabling the team to practice their core skills
Team members also regularly attend national training courses and conferences (in association with Scottish Mountain Rescue) to develop and bring back specialist skills, ensuring the teams skills stay up to date. These courses have included, avalanche training, technical rigging etc.
Probationer training is offered for all new members in addition to them attending regular team training. Probationers will usually train for year prior to being added to the call out list. If you are interested in joining the team please contact the secretary – Click Here