is one of Scotland’s largest providers of first aid
training and medical support for events. Our wide range
of training products and event support services are delivered
by industry professionals who have extensive experience
in their fields of expertise. Climbmedic is part of the
climbmts group of companies which combine a range of outdoor
expertise from training and certification in mountain qualifications
to consulting in emergency planning for outdoor and indoor
Climbmedic is managed
by a dedicated team of like-minded training
professionals who deliver first aid training
and event medical support services.
Our organisation delivers a comprehensive range of first aid training,
medical support services for events and an emergency planning consultancy
for event organisers. All our services are intended to be cost effective
and tailored to all event types.
With all necessary resources at the disposal of climbmedic, our company
engages at all levels of mainstream training and sporting events to designing
a tailor-made service; giving our clients confidence to sit back and
relax in the knowledge that all medical training and event support services
are dealt with effectively and in line with best practice.
About us / meet our staff
/ Director of business operations -
Holder of the highest mountaineering qualification in the UK,
the Mountaineering Instructor Certificate. Member of WEMSI-International
teaching faculty and course director. National training officer
for Scottish Mountain Rescue, team leader for Tayside Mountain
Rescue and member of the Scottish Mountain Rescue casualty care,
search management, avalanche education and technical rigging
Johnston / director business administration
manages all business
all the other climbmts
group of companies.
She has extensive experience
spanning over 20 years. Read
Graham / Director of training UK operations - firstname.lastname@example.org
Kenny is one of only a handful of fully registered GTC Scotland
teachers of Outdoor Education. This in addition to his many years
of experience coaching a broad range of sports in the mountains
and on water has developed his skill and effectiveness as a trainer.
Kenny is currently the Medical Officer for Tayside Mountain Rescue
Team, supporting the training of team members in delivering emergency
medical care in remote and hostile environments. Read
Alison Gallagher / Medical advisor
Alison currently works in general practice, when not involved
in an impressive array of other medical and outdoor activities.
Alison is the team Doctor for both Tayside Mountain Rescue Team
and the Scottish Cave Rescue Organisation. This involves not
only training and developing team member’s medical capabilities
but also taking a full operational role during rescues. Read
Graham / Trainer paediatric
Julie is fully registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council,
having attained a degree in Paediatric Nursing. Having experienced
a broad range of clinical settings, including surgical, medical
and high dependency, Julie is currently a sister at Glenalmond
College Medical Centre.
Previously, Julie has worked in the education sector designing
and delivering health promotion programmes. Read
Dave is a trainee doctor studying at Dundee with an interest
in Trauma and Pre-hospital medicine. He is a qualified Wilderness
Emergency Medical Technician, a senior medic on the Tayside Mountain
Rescue team and has worked with the Scottish Ambulance Service
and assisted on BASICS (Scotland) training courses. Read
First Aid Training is changing
Follow this link to learn what the HSE recommend http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/geis3.pdf. From the 1st of October there will be significant changes in the way that First Aid Training will be administered. Read more here ….
Complying with Health and Safety regulations and law is vital for all businesses. This can be daunting, and time consuming. At Climbmedic we have the skilled and experienced staff that can take care of this process for you. Read more here ….
Climbmedic Cycle Ride to the Rescue
A major Highland Perthshire Cycling event was saved from making uncomfortable decisions about whether it could go ahead after receiving the support of Climbmedic. Read more here ….
Climbmedic are pleased to announce that they have successfully completed the SQA approval process. Read more here ….