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
- Mountain Warfare
- Snow Survival
- Cold Weather Medical Training
- Ice Climbing
- Over Snow Mobility
- Mountain Rescue;
and many other skills.