Course Detail

Course Type and Name

AIARE 2 - Analyzing Snow Stability and Avalanche Hazard

CT2 Empire and Berthoud Pass 1/17/2013


Alpine World Ascents, Inc.

(303) 589-1195 (Wk)

Course location

Empire and Berthoud Pass, CO


Begin: 01/17/2013; End: 01/20/2013



Course Details

The AIARE level 2 avalanche course is designed for those seeking to further improve their avalanche safety skills and decision making competence. At the core of this course is the development of a deeper understanding of snow metamorphism, snow stability factors and observation standards. The level 2 builds from the introductory avalanche hazard management model introduced in the level 1 and adds to it the evaluation of critical factors leading to advanced decision making skills. *** 4 full days Thursday-Sunday (~40h) $420 per person; includes up-to-date course booklet, SWAG manual, AIARE field book, additional hand outs, a $20 voucher towards refresher course, certificate of completion. Location: All courses at Empire and Berthoud Pass. ***