March Avalanche Training – Kootenays

Avalanche Skills Training Level 1

March Avalanche Training – Kootenays

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Avalanche Education - AST CANADA BACKCOUNTRY SERVICES Learn to ID Weak Layers CANADA BACKCOUNTRY SERVICES Hone Your Risk Tolerance CANADA BACKCOUNTRY SERVICES Build Your Observation Skills CANADA BACKCOUNTRY SERVICES Trip Planning CANADA BACKCOUNTRY SERVICES
  • Build confidence with your equipment and companion rescue skills;
  • Use the Avaluator to identify avalanche terrain for decision making in areas rated with the Avalanche Terrain Exposure Scale;
  • Learn to identify avalanche terrain;
  • Understand Avalanche Canada bulletins and danger ratings;
  • Understand snowpack basics, how snow loads, slab formation, release, weak layer ID and signs of snow instability;
  • Engage in trip planning;
  • Determine your own level of risk tolerance and how this applies in a group setting;
  • Understand group dynamics for better decision making;
  • Learn the limitations of AST Level 1 material and the path for continued training.

    21.03.02 AST1 Kimberley

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Location: East Kootenays
Date: March 3, 2021
Duration: 12 Days