Team Guidelines


In response to the ever changing requirements and demands on the voluntary rescue provision, the Mountain
Rescue Committee of Scotland prepared these guidelines to assist teams in providing an efficient service to
meet policy objectives. A degree of flexibility has been provided which takes account of the varying needs of

Issued for Guidance by the Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland following consultation with all members.

Revised 3rd October, 1999

Scottish Mountain Rescue, formerly known as The Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland, is a registered Scottish Charity – number SC045003