Rescue Team Training Programme        

 (Updated 21st December 2002)

Team Training generally follows the format as laid out in "Training Manager" - designed for the Wasdale Team and now used by other Teams in the Lakes  - for more information view the Website:

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1830 Hours at Mill Forge (Evening)

January 6th   - Equipment

February 3rd - First Aid   
March 3rd - Stretchers/casualty handling
April 7th - Communications
May 12th - Steep Ground 
June 2nd  - Rigging / Crag work  
July 7th  - Rigging / Crag work  
August 4th - River Rescue / Crossing 

September 1st  - Gully
October 6th  - First Aid   
November 3rd - Navigation Exercise 
December 1st - Search  


0900 Hours at Mill Forge  

January 17th               - Team dinner ( 1930 hrs. at Santon Bridge Hotel) 

January / February     - Winter Exercise  (will notify by pager one weekend when conditions good)   

February 2nd - 3rd    -    Winter skills in Scotland (weekend)

March 10th                -    Operational Review at Millforge - 1900 hrs

May                             -  To be agreed

July August              - Helicopter Practice (to be agreed with RAF) 

September 8th        -     Operational Review at Millforge - 1900 hrs

November 10th       - Annual general meeting 

December         - Search 

December ??           - Flag Day in Whitehaven  

Also MRC Conference - to be advised (Autumn)


(Starting at 1900 hours at Mill Forge)

Open to all team members   

January 27th


July 28th

February 24th


August 18th  

March 31st


September 29th

April 28th


October 27th

May 19th


November 24th

June 30th


December 22nd


Note modifications     - none at 21 December 2001

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