Hello I'm
Kevin Rutherford 81633

Membership Mountain Training Association

Membership Type Course Director Member

Membership Number 81633

Renewal Date 27/08/2022

Membership AMI

Membership Type Full Member

Membership Number 940

Renewal Date 30/06/2022

Hello, thanks for visiting my profile, i have been walking and climbing for nearly 30 years, working in the Outdoor Industry for 20. I set up Ecosse Mountains in 2003, currently based in Grantown on Spey, North East Scotland. As a mountain instructor "WMCI", full member of the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI) providing courses and tailor made days on all aspects of Summer and Winter Mountaineering and Climbing.
I also work as a freelance instructor, engaging with many other companies including Glenmore Lodge, Scotland's National Outdoor Centre where i am an associate instructor.
I have a wealth of experience of training and assessing on a variety of National Governing Body qualifications up to and including Winter Mountaineering & Climbing Instructor. Scotland North East AMI Trainee trainer as well as a WMCI Mentor.
A Gold DofE assessor, I am also registered under the PVG scheme in Scotland and hold an up to date child protection certificate.
As well as working in the UK i run ice climbing courses in Norway and have guided numerous high altitude trekking trips in Africa and Nepal.
For further details - www.ecossemountains.co.uk
Course Directors & Staff Workshop 17/11/2020 1.00
Mountain Training Course Director Induction 04/08/2020 1.00
AMI CPD - Technical Adviser Workshop 27/07/2020 1.00
DofE staff training - COVID19 16/07/2020 0.50
Mountain First Aid and Covid19 precautions 19/06/2020 0.50