Avalanche Skills Training 1

This course follows the Avalanche Canada curriculum for Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 (AST 1). This course is essential for anyone travelling in or around avalanche terrain in winter and is intended to be a first step toward safely managing backcountry travel. Avalanche Skills Training 1 is suitable for aspiring backcountry skiers and split boarders, snowshoe hikers, ice and alpine climbers, and snowmobile enthusiasts.

What you will learn:

• Avalanche formation and release
• Identifying avalanche terrain
• Trip-planning basics
• Optimal use of tools and resources like the avalanche forecasts to mitigate your avalanche risk
• Using appropriate travel techniques in avalanche terrain
• Intro to companion rescue

Includes: ACMG-certified guide, Avalanche Canada AST a certificate, use of transceivers, shovels and probes.

Current Offerings

Feb 2021
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 2, 4, 6 (online + field)
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Mar 2021
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Mar 2021
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Apr 2021
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - April 6, 8, 10 (online + field)
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Jan 2021
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 19, 21, 23 (online + field)
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 19, 21, 24 (online + field)
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 26, 28, 31 (online + field)
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