Well, thats just about it for my winter climbing this year. Mind you, what a season Ive had. Recces in India and Dubai, filming in North Wales, Marmot...
YTC’s client base is very diverse. We have trained large corporate companies in health and safety, management and leadership training, members of the emergency services in personal safety training, organized and lead adventure training expeditions both in the UK and worldwide and trained individuals and teams in fitness and conditioning. Logistically, we supply and hire specialist items of expedition and mountaineering equipment to individuals and teams and provide specialist logistical support to stunt co coordinators, rope safety teams and TV production companies.
The company’s profile has grown significantly over the past five years and as such, we have been involved in several TV /shows/Documentaries usually with Scott Heffield being depicted as a motivational expert, survival expert or adventurer. YTC also have over 15 years experience working in the TV world behind the scenes in areas such as first aid training, risk assessment and providing safety supervision, rope safety, crew safety and as a safety advisor. He now more commonly works as a lead safety supervisor, journey Mangaer/Producer. Recent shows include, 'Mission Survive', 'Running Wild' and 'Bear Grylls Survival School' all part of the very high profile Bear Grylls TV programs.
TV Experience – On Camera (Front of camera)
BBC2: ‘Make me Honest’ (Twenty Twenty)
ITV: ‘Transformed’ Nasty Teenagers (Granada)
ITV: ‘Transformed’ Horrible Husbands (Granada)
ITV: ‘Transformed’ Overweight Kids (Granada)
ITV: ‘ Feel the Fear’ High Obstacle Course Instruction (Darrall Macqueen)
BBC 1: ‘Run for Glory’ London Marathon Training. (Endemol)
BBC 1: ‘The Smoke House’ (Endemol) x10 programs.
BBC 2: ‘Murder they Wrote’ Attacking celebrities. (Fever Media)
ITV: 'Mission Survive Series One' (Betty) x6 programs.
ITV: 'Mission Survive Series Two' (Betty) x6 programs.
ITV/CITV: 'Bear Grylls Survival School Series One (Potato) x6 programs.
ITV/CITV: 'Bear Grylls Survival School Series Two (Potato) x6 programs
TV Experience – Off Camera (Behind Camera)
Discovery: First Aid Training course for the production team/crew (Electric Sky)
Discovery: Specialist First Aid Course/extreme environments. (Electric Sky)
Discovery: Rope safety/Safety Crew. ‘Born Survivor/Man V Wild’ (Diverse)
Channel 4: Rope safety/Safety Crew ‘Wild Weekends’ (Betty)
Discovery: Logistics. ‘Escape from Hell’ (Betty)
Discovery: Logistics. ‘Get Out Alive’ (Betty)
ITV: Logistics. 'Britains Biggest Adventures'
Channel 4: Logistics. 'The Island'
NBC: Logistics. 'Running Wild' (Electus)
NBC: Rope Safey/Crew Safety/Journey Manager. 'Running Wild' (Electus)
Discovery: Absoloute Wild (Betty)
ITV: Bear Grylls Mission with... (Betty)
Face Book Watch: A Touch of Wild (Electus)
Netflix: You V Wild (Electus)
We specialize in individual and team development, health and safety, conflict resolution, fitness and conditioning and adventurous training. We also hire out, procure and supply expedition equipment and specialist equipment for corporate projects.
So thats the end of my first season as a Paraglider. I managed to complete my EP and Im only an exam away from CP. All I can say is, 'What a Sport I h...