The experience within our team is so diverse we are able to assign an expert faculty member to deliver the relevant course, be this HEMS paramedics, consultant anaesthetists, cardiologists or confined space rescuers. Our staff are friendly, approachable and professional, helping add to your education experience with us.
Nick WrightManaging Director
Nick founded Mountain Trauma Rescue Services in 2006 and since then it has developed into the mature, professional business it is today. Nick uses his clinical skills as a paramedic and his passion for remote area healthcare and mountain rescue to design and deliver the range of courses MedSkills Academy have to offer. He holds a PGCert in Academic Practice and is heavily involved in curriculum development in the prehospital setting. In his spare time Nick enjoys trail running, cycling, mountaineering and walking his lively springer collie cross, Japser.
Dr Will JonesMedical Advisor
Will is a Consultant Anaesthetist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. He holds the Diploma in Mountain Medicine (UIAA). He is an Instructor for Advanced Trauma Life Support, Advanced Trauma Life Support – Instructors Course, Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support, Training in Emergency Airway Management and EMS – Difficult Airway Course. He is also a Trainer for the Medical Emergency Response Incident Teams. Will was a co-author in Workforce Planning in UK Mountain Rescue, published in Wilderness & Environmental Medicine (March 2014). Will is actively involved in the outdoors and is a keen skier, climber and more recently ultra marathon runner.