For the last 5 years we have run tailored made training days, on some occasions with ans additional day for medical training. This year Objective will run a training day on Sunday 25th June 2017.
Objective Travel Safety can provide you with the ‘tool kit' you need to survive the road trip across mountain ranges, deserts and other rough terrains. The finish line is in the Russian city of Ulan Ude, and to make sure you get there safely, Objective can create a course that’s tailored to your needs, and your individual journey through to the finishing line.
We know that while the Mongolian rally is one single event, each group of participants will have their own individual journey. With the expedition becoming more and more popular each year, Objective Travel Safety often have many groups undertake the course, splitting the overall cost. The Mongol Rally safety course is a one day course, held in Northamptonshire with the First Aid Day being an optional extra. The topics include:
- Situational awareness
- Country research covering history, religion, social issues and travel risks etc
- Route selections - best things to see
- Insurance, Carnet de Passage, emergency medial evacuation options
- Personal and vehicle security
- Route selection and safety
- Navigation and navigation aids, maps, tracking devices
- Dealing with local authorities
- Basic vehicle maintenance
- Vehicle packing, accommodation and camping
- Kidnap and ransom
Extra day of medical as an option covering:
- Basic life support
- Control of bleeding
- Medical packs
- Breaks and burns
- Managing road accident situations
- Casualties in vehicles
- Staying healthy, hot and cold injuries, safe food and water, field hygiene
Dates for 2018 are:
Mongol Rally Safety course day: Sunday 24th June 2018
Course location: Bragborough Lodge Farm, Braunston, Northants NN11 7HA
Please call on 01788 899029 or email to reserve a place. Cost for the day would be £150 + VAT = £180 per person. This includes lunch, tea and drinks. For those who wish to do both day overnight accommodation is available in local pub, the Olde Coach House at Ashby St Ledgers: www.oldecoachhouse.co.uk
We are planning also to organise a medical training day, details to be announced in early 2018
"A first rate course to prepare you for the unknown. Charlie and his team gave me the confidence and knowledge to understand what equipment I should be taking, how to prepare my vehicle, how to approach uncertain and even dangerous situations, and more! Their course brings the reality of the adventure home - something that is very difficult to understand, whether you have done something like the Mongol Rally before or not".
Jamie Reynolds comments following our June 2017 Mongol Rally Training Day
"Objective Travel Safety provided us with the best preparation for the Mongol Rally that we could have hoped for. On multiple occasions during our travels we were saved by the knowledge gained on our two day experience and I can honestly say we probably wouldn't have completed the rally without it! Charlie and his team created an enjoyable and hugely thorough course that I would highly recommend to any adventurer!”
Ben 2013 Mongol Rally Course Attendant.
"Excellent day with a very knowledgeable and enthusiastic trainer. Highly recommend for any type of trip" -
Rhys Howells, April 2016 following course in June 2015 prior to his trip on 2015 Mongol
18 Aug, 2017
Spain: 13 killed in ram attack in Barcelona
Indian Sub Continent: Monsoon flooding kills over 250
Thailand:Heavy rainfall forecast for southern provinces
Vietnam: Heavy rainfall forecas...
16 Aug, 2017
15 Aug, 2017
Most visits to South and Central America are trouble free but the threat from crime is of concern in many of the continent's urban areas. Its essential to ensure your valuables are split up - not a...