Lectures: Mondays 12/4/17 & 12/11/17 6:00-10:00PM
Beacon practice: (Choose one day) Wednesday 12/6/17 or 12/13/17 6:00-9:00PM
Field Days: Saturday 1/6/18 & Sunday 1/7/18
To secure a spot contact Avalanche Coordinator Cindy Gagnon at: 303-938-8564 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The National Ski Patrol Level I avalanche course has been designed to train backcountry travelers in Avalanche avoidance and rescue techniques including avalanche recognition, safe route finding, slope analysis, beacon searching, and avalanche rescue.
The course objectives are:
Level 1 Field Days
Course Fee (includes textbook and handouts):
|The Ski Patrol’s Level II Avalanche Course is designed to train students to lead avalanche rescues and to provide them with comprehensive avalanche knowledge to support rescue decision making.
Specifically, the training includes:
Three days in the field will cover:
There are five evening classroom sessions and three eight hour field days. The emphasis is on hands-on learning.