Scott Heffield - CV

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Scott Heffield - CV
Scott Heffield - CV
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Scott Heffield - CV
Scott Heffield - CV
Scott Heffield - CV
Scott Heffield - CV
Scott Heffield - CV
Training Course/Professional Qualifications Governing Body Date
Royal Marine Commando Royal Marines 1987
Small Boats Coxswain and Landing Craft Crewman Royal Marines 1989
Photograpic Inteligence Operator Royal Marines 1989
RIB Coxswain - Sea Rider, Pacific, Atlantic 22/28, FPC Royal Marines 1990
 Physical Training Instructor RM Royal Marines  1991 
Unarmed Combat/Self Defence Instructor Royal Marines 1992
Swimming Teacher ASA 1992
Aerobics Instructor RSA 1993
Climbing and Abseiling Instructor JS TR&A 1993
Expedition Mountain Leader JS UEL 1993
Boxing Coach ABA 1994
Exercise Leader in Fitness ELQ 1994
Sports Massage/Relaxation Massage IHBC 1994
Nordic and Alpine Skiing Instructor JS NSI/ASI 1995
Royal Navy Diver Royal Navy 1995
Rugby Coach RFU 1995
Football Coach/Referee FA 1996
Fitness Instructor BAWLA 1999
Self Defense/Conflict Resolution Instructor Police 1999
First Aid Instructor Surrey Ambulance 2002
Advanced Fitness Instructor REPS 2003
National Risk Assessor HSE/Police 2004
National Public Order/Riot Instructor CENTREX/ NVQ 2005
NVQ A1 Assessor NVQ/OCR 2005
First Aid FAW HSE/Police 2005
First Aid Instructor/FAW/AP/FPOS/Assessor HSE/Police 2006
Certificate in Education - Cert Ed Portsmouth Uni 2006
National Personal Safety Trainer CENTREX/NPIA 2007
National Officer Safety Assessor CENTREX/NPIA 2007
Climbing/Abseiling Instructor Trained SPA MLTE  2007
Customer Service/Advanced Communication Future Focus/Police 2008
Health and Safety at Work L2 CIEH 2008
Conflict Resolution Trainer CIEH 2009
Police Fitness Assessor Police 2010
Health and Safety at Work Consultant NEBOSH Certificate 2012
National Police Taser Instructor College of Policing 2013
Police Training Assessor College of Policing 2013
First Aid EFAW & FAW TRAINER CIEH 2014
IOSH & L1, L2, L3, L4 Health & Safety Trainer CIEH 2015
Award in Education and Training (EAT) Trainer CIEH 2015
Helicopter Safety Supervisor/Load Master NPAS 2016
National Survival Instructor IOL 2016
IRATA Level 1 - Rope Access IRATA 2016
Climbing/Access Anchor Placement Course LYON 2017
Climbing/Access Equipment PPE Inspection Course LYON 2017
Safe Working Near Water - SWNW Rescue 3 2017
Swift Water Rescue Technician - SRT  Rescue 3 2017
First Aid - FAW  CIEH 2018
Paraglider Pilot CP Licence  BHPA 2018
Food Hygiene Certificate HSE 2018
IRATA Level 2 - Rope Access  IRATA 2019
Paraglider Pilot CP Power Rating PPG  BHPA 2019
Power Boat Coxswain L2 RYA 2020
Water Safety Awareness - Revised CPD West Mercia SAR 2020
 Outdoor Education - Adventure Revised Cert  Alison Awards 2020

Continued Professional Development - 2021

Training Course Governing Body Date
Swift Water Rescue Technition - Advanced Rescue 3 2021
FAW (First Aid) Continued Professional Development CIEH 2021
Paragliding Coach  BHPA 2021
International Mountain Leader Training MLT 2021
Climbing Wall Award - CPD MLT 2021
IRATA Level 3 IRATA 2022

Official Training Provider For:

 Training Course Governing Body Date
Emergency First Aid At Work Charted Institute of Environmental Health 2021
First Aid At Work (FAW) X3 Days Charted Institute of Environmental Health 2021
Bear Grylls Survival Academy Institute Of Outdoor Learning (IOL) 2021

Professional Affiliation/Membership:

Professional Body Date
Mountaineering/Climbing British Mountaineering Council (BMC) 2000
Mountaineering Training Mountain Leader Association (MLA) 2006
First Aid Training Charted Institute of Enviromental Health (CIEH) 2008
Health and Safety Charted Institude of Enviromental Health (CIEH) 2008
Paraglding/Paramotoring British Handgliding & Paragliding Association (BHPA) 2016
Scott has been involved in safety, teaching, guiding and training for over 30 years in a variety of subjects ranging from personal fitness training to high altitude mountaineering. He is at home teaching either groups or carrying out one to one coaching and works regularly with groups such as young offenders or alternatively, corporate management teams and in particular film crews and production teams.
From fitness conditioning to technical rope rigging on TV shoots, Scott draws upon a vast range of experience to ensure he meets the safety needs of the indivual or team. Scott’s skill base formed its foundations when he served as a Commando in the Royal Marines seeing active service around the globe. He finished his service as a Physical Training Instructor, responsible for training Royal Marine Commando recruits, trained Commando’s and members of the Special Forces in skills ranging from specialist amphibious operations to specialist Commando skills such as unarmed combat, specialist boat and helicopter operations, climbing and abseiling.

After leaving the Royal Marines Scott joined the Police Service and after a period as an operational Police Officer, Scott became a self-defense Instructor, a Riot Squad Instructor (PSU), Taser Instructor and qualified as a national risk assessor, A1 assessor, First Aid Instructor and attained his CERT Ed in teacher training and NEBOSH deploma in Health and Safety. Scott’s experience as a leader, motivator and safety supervisor is well proven following operational active service, training and operating in extreme environments such as the Jungle, Desert, Arctic and Antarctic. Four full winters spent mountain training in Norway, 15 seasons in the Alps, working in every continent and almost a year working in Antarctica speak for themselves.

Over the last 20 years Scott has appeared in front of the camera on numerous TV programs depicted as a motivational expert for channels such as BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Channel 4 and the Discovery Channel. These days, Scott works behind the scenes with production companies procuring and supplying specialist technical equipment and as a consultant on location offering specialist skills and expert advice on rigging for adventorous activity's such as climbing, abseiling, extreme water activities, helicopter operations etc, and works in a stunt co ordination role. Whilst filming, he is responsible for crew safety, cast safety and general health and safety management of the cast, crew and team. Scott has worked on hundreds of outdoor and adventure shows for production companies such as: Endomol, Potato, Shine, Electus, Dragon Fly to name but a few and for networks such as BBC, ITV, C4, NBC, DAVE, Discovery, National Geographic and Netflix. Scott is currentlty a member of the Bear Grylls Safety Team and spends much of his time scouting and recceing world adventure filming locations world wide, creating adventure shows, planning, rigging and testing extreme adventure activities/stunts and running safety teams to support the crew and cast during adventure filming on TV shows such as Man V Wild for Discovery, Running Wild for NBC, Mission Survive for ITV, In To The Wild for Discovery, Bears Mission With ITV, A Touch of The Wild Facebook Watch, You V Wild Netflicks and Survival School for CITV.

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