Gliding, Shooting and First Aid

Cadets attended 614 Volunteer Gliding School at Weathersfield in Essex to fly in the Viking Glider. Fortunatly the weather held and the following Cadets gained their Gliding Induction Certificate:

Cdt Meola
Cdt Fallow C
Cdt Fallow S

Whilst there the Cadets were assisted by Cdt Goddard, who is on his Gliding Scholarship Course and Cpl Webb who is a Staff Cadet at the School.

Other Cadets were shooting the L98 Rifle at Pirbight on a 25m range and undergoing weapons trg. The following Cadets gained their Region Marksman:

Cdt Cheung
Cdt Foley
Cdt Ashton Griffiths
Cdt Spanyol
Cdt Davies B
Cdt Hinds

There can now go onto attempt the Corps Marksman, the top Marksman qualification.

Meanwhile the CO, Fg Off Harvey and CI Davies where on a two day First Aid refresher course at the National Mountain Trg Centre at Plas Y Brennin in North Wales. It is a requirement that Mountain Leaders renew their First Aid qualification every 3 years.