Avalanche Awareness Course

Avalanche Awareness Courses Winter 2016 Aspiring Guides are running this course On this course you will focus of personal preparation, route decision making and rescue skills. It will suit people interested in learning about the basics of ski touring or traveling out of bounds at ski areas as well those who may encounter low-angled snow and alpine terrain as part of a tramping trip, hunting or outdoor experience. Course includes an introduction to: Trip planning and preparation for ski touring, climbing, tramping or mountaineering Environment: weather, terrain, snowpack and how these relate to avalanche conditions Travel: Evidence based decision making about route selection and safe travel in avalanche terrain. Emergencies, rescue, equipment and what to do in an avalanche SeeĀ Aspiring GuidesĀ for more...