WORKSHOP CONTENT & LEARNING OUTCOMES
MTA have teamed up with the Met Office to provide this specialist weather workshop specifically to support the syllabi of Mountain Training's qualifications as well as enhancing the knowledge of qualified leaders and instructors in their ability to apply information gained from available forecast information, practically whilst planning and dynamically whilst out in the hills and mountains.
The workshop will include:
Aim: To help mountain leaders and hill walkers interpret weather information to assist with planning and safe passage.
By the end of the workshop you’ll be able to:
The workshop is being run by Dr. Mike Reading, Senior Operational Meteorologist from the Met Office in Aberdeen and Mike Mason RMet. Industry and Aviation Training Manager from the Met Office College.
This is a classroom based workshop. Please bring a notepad and pen.
Please bring your lunch, snacks and drinks with you for the day. Alternatively, there is an on-site cafe from which you can purchase sandwiches.
The workshop will be signposted from the college car park.
This workshop needs a minimum of 4 bookings to run. Attendees will be notified of cancellations or changes to the workshop 2 weeks before the date of the workshop. Attendees will receive a full refund or will have the option to transfer their booking to another available date.
If you are unable to attend the workshop, if cancellations are received up to 6 weeks before the workshop you will receive a full refund; less than 6 weeks but more than 4 weeks before the course: 50% refund; less than 4 weeks before the course date: no refund will be issued.