Avalanche Skills Training 1

Learn to recognize avalanche terrain, understand safe travel practices and effect companion rescue.
AST 1 is essential for skiers, snowshoers, climbers and sledders, and is the first 2 days of 6 when combined with AST 2.
It follows Avalanche Canada's curriculum and is taught by certified instructors. Courses start with either a full day or 2 evenings of classroom theory, followed by a field day at Fortress Mountain ski area.
Prerequisite: no previous backcountry experience is necessary and you can choose to use snowshoes, backcountry skis or splitboards. 
Includes: Canadian Avalanche Association certified instructor, Avalanche Canada AST 1 certificate, course materials, use of transceiver, shovel and probe.
Book the optional $27 van transportation here.

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Past Offerings

Avalanche Skills Training 1 - March 14-15
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Mar 14, 2020 - Mar 15, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 29 - March 1
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Feb 29, 2020 - Mar 1, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 15-16
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Feb 15, 2020 - Feb 16, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 8-9
W20OAVA126
Feb 8, 2020 - Feb 9, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 4, 6, 8
W20OAVA125
Feb 4, 2020 - Feb 8, 2020
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6:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - February 1-2
W20OAVA124
Feb 1, 2020 - Feb 2, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 25-26
W20OAVA122
Jan 25, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 18-19
W20OAVA120
Jan 18, 2020 - Jan 19, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 11-12
W20OAVA118
Jan 11, 2020 - Jan 12, 2020
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Avalanche Skills Training 1 - January 4-5
W20OAVA116
Jan 4, 2020 - Jan 5, 2020
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