Join the Operational Team

Unfortunately, we are not currently recruiting for Operational Members.  If you are interested in joining, we suggest you join the Supporters Group initially, where you will get to know more about the team and possibly join the team on events or as exercise casualties.  When we resume recruitment, we will be recruiting from within the supporters group in the first instance.


You can become an operational member of the team if you are over 18, reasonably physically fit, are familiar with being on the hills and have reasonable navigation skills, are able to attend training and callouts.

As part of your training you will learn Casulty Care (Advanced First Aid), Rope Rescue Skills, Advanced Navigation. There is also the option of additional SwiftWater Training and Helicopter Awareness training.

You may also like to consider joining our Supporters Group.

For more information and to register your interest, please send an email to  containing your name, contact phone and email, address and date of birth.

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Registered Office: Derby Mountain Rescue Team, Ashbourne Road,
Mackworth, Derby, DE22 4NB
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