Avalanche Skills Training Level 1


This two day course teaches the fundamentals of travelling in avalanche terrain. Understand the basics of avalanche formation and release, recognize avalanche terrain, know the steps required to plan and carry out a trip, use appropriate travel techniques, and carry out a companion rescue.

Companion Rescue Skills



An essential first step for every mountain sledder or a great refresher for those looking to brush up on your skills. In this one day field course, you will learn how to prioritize actions if caught in an avalanche, understand how to use avalanche rescue equipment, practice organized group search and rescue skills.

Avalanche Skills Training Level 2


The next level in your avalanche education!  This four day program is devoted to enhancing your decision-making framework for travelling in avalanche terrain. Participants will hone their skills through terrain assessment, progressive trip planning, route finding, and rescue skills.