Incident Management Seminar, Manchester University

Posted by Mike Jimenez on 07/03/2015
Students improvise a stretcher

The Incident Management Seminar, now in its second year, is an event run by the University of Manchester Hiking club, in association with the British Mountaineering Council and University of Manchester Students' Union, aimed at bringing together good practice and practical skills for those who venture into the mountains.

Last year the event involved lectures and practical seminars alongside time to network and meet others from both student and non-student clubs

Topics covered include:

* Preparation for your time on the hill

* Key skills and how to acquire them

* Assessing risk

* Outdoor hazards and good practice

* Coping with the unexpected in the outdoors

Venue and Date

The seminar will be held in the Council Chambers, The University of Manchester on the 11th of April, from 11am to 5pm.

Cost and Bookings

Tickets cost £5 or £2.50 for concessions and should be booked in advance from Manchester Students' Union.

Travel

Manchester University has excellent transport links, and is easily accessible by public transport. Further info can be found at the University of Manchester Website

Further Information For further information contact Michael Jimenez: hikesec3@umhc.org.uk or see the event's Facebook page.



« Back

Post a comment Print this article

This article has been read 1044 times

TAGS

Click on the tags to explore more

RELATED ARTICLES

BMC Student Safety Seminar 2020
0
BMC Student Safety Seminar 2020

The BMC Student Safety Seminar is for any students who are involved in running a climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club at their University. The seminar will be held at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 October 2020.
Read more »

Pinnacle Club secures National Lottery support for centenary plans
0
Pinnacle Club secures National Lottery support for centenary plans

Great news for the Pinnacle Club - a national club for women climbers – as it has been awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £70,000, to create a multimedia archive to mark the club's centenary in 2021.
Read more »

How to train novice members in your club, winter skills
3
How to train novice members in your club, winter skills

Only a few places left! This popular training event will be returning on 1-2 February 2020 to offer training and support to experienced club members when taking novice club members out in winter conditions.
Read more »

Post a Comment

Posting as Anonymous Community Standards
3000 characters remaining
Submit
Your comment has been posted below, click here to view it
Comments are currently on | Turn off comments
0

There are currently no comments, why not add your own?

RELATED ARTICLES

BMC Student Safety Seminar 2020
0

The BMC Student Safety Seminar is for any students who are involved in running a climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club at their University. The seminar will be held at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 October 2020.
Read more »

Pinnacle Club secures National Lottery support for centenary plans
0

Great news for the Pinnacle Club - a national club for women climbers – as it has been awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £70,000, to create a multimedia archive to mark the club's centenary in 2021.
Read more »

How to train novice members in your club, winter skills
3

Only a few places left! This popular training event will be returning on 1-2 February 2020 to offer training and support to experienced club members when taking novice club members out in winter conditions.
Read more »

BMC MEMBERSHIP
Join 82,000 BMC members and support British climbing, walking and mountaineering. Membership only £16.97.
Read more »
BMC SHOP
Great range of guidebooks, DVDs, books, calendars and maps.
All with discounts for members.
Read more »
TRAVEL INSURANCE
Get covered with BMC Insurance. Our five policies take you from the beach to Everest.
Read more »