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Mountain Safety Resources Update Information

The Mountain Safety Council publishes a number of books, technical manuals and other resources.  

Whilst they are reviewed and reprinted on a regular basis, please check here for any interim amendments or additions.

Publication Name Amendments

MSC Bushcraft manual, fifth edition 2011


PDF-ICON Updates coming soon  

MSC Outdoor First Aid manual, third edition 2012
PDF-ICON Page 216. Table headings incorrect.
     Download updated table here.

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