Mountain and Cold Weather Operator

As a qualified Commando you may be chosen to undertake specialist training in Mountain and Cold Weather Operations (MACWO).

2 Commando Regiment is committed to maintaining a mission ready skillset in the theatre of Mountain and Cold Weather operations. Our most recent theatre of operation; Afghanistan; reached temperatures in winter of down to -30 degrees celcius. Training is conducted both domestically and internationally.

As a MACWO Operator you will receive training in:

  • Back Country Skiing

  • Mountaineering

  • Mountain Warfare

  • Snow Survival

  • Cold Weather Medical Training

  • Ice Climbing

  • Over Snow Mobility

  • Mountain Rescue;

    and many other skills.


Join the Second Commando Regiment