Details of this year's training program. Please note in your diaries and make every effort to attend.

Date Venue Objective

Saturday

10 March

SWCC, Penwyllt

Cave rescue training exercise for students at

Southern CHECC conference. Evening presentation

on cave rescue team and training.

Saturday

17 March

09:30

Ystradfellte and

Nedd Valley

“Overdue cavers, uncertain Ystradfellte or Nedd Valley

cave” rescue scenario.

Meet at Cwm Porth Car Park and bring both caving gear plus mountain walking clothes.

Saturday

28 April

National Trust

Dolaucothi mine,

Pumsaint

Rehearse casualty evacuation through emergency

escape shaft from public-accessed show mine.

Saturday

2 June

Dan yr Ogof

show cave

Full scale training exercise to rehearse surface and

underground search aspects of cave rescue incident.

Saturday

8 September

Whitewalls,

Llangattock

Full scale training exercise in Agen Allwedd (Aggy)

to rehearse all facets of a cave rescue incident.

Saturday

1 December

SMWCRT

HQ, Penwyllt

Annual Big OFD Training Exercise – proposed cave

rescue scenario in Ogof Ffynnon Ddu I.

     
     
     

Peter Dennis

 

Training Officer, SMWCRT