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Training 2010

10th January 2010 Winter skills. 

21st February 2010 Winter skills.

14th March 2010 The radio cabin and a radio repeater kit to Glen Shiel. Team members spread out across the ground involved in a previous rescue operation. Regular radio checks on different radio channels allowed communications to be compared with computer simulations, and with the actual rescue, so that the value of various equipment and radio channels could be assessed. 

11th April 2010 We used an in-house workshop to maintain familiarisation with equipment. This included the layout and equipment of the Landrovers and a briefing on the equipment and deployment of the radio cabin.

13th June 2010 Rigging.

8th August 2010 First Aid.

12th September 2010 Joint exercise with Torridon MRT.

10th October 2010 A search exercise based on an analysis of a recent search for a missing hillwalker. 

13th November 2010 A night navigation exercise was done on ground above Auchtertyre. .

12th December 2010 A search management exercise.