Course Detail

Course Type and Name


AIARE PRO 2 January 17-23, 2019


American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education


Course location

Snowbird, UT and Lamoille, NV


Begin: 01/17/2019; End: 01/23/2019



Course Details

This PRO 2 class is based at Snowbird, UT for the first three days and at Ruby Mountain Heli for the remaining 3 days. Lodging and food (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) for the Ruby Mountain Heli portion are included in the course cost.

PLEASE NOTE: there is a travel/rest day on January 20th.

In order to interface with heli and cat operations at Ruby, this program runs at 4:1 ratio, i.e. eight students and two instructors.

The PRO 2 is an advanced professional avalanche course designed to continue the education of avalanche workers employed in ski areas, transportation, industry, ski and alpine guiding, and public forecasting centers. The course reviews best practices in avalanche risk management including data management and reporting, long term observation and documentation, risk reduction procedures, worker safety, and the development of strategies to limit the effect of bias and uncertainty on individual and team decisions.

After you complete the online registration and submit your payment, please email the required supporting documentation to within 24 hours. You can find the necessary forms online at Once we receive and review your application materials will your spot in the course be confirmed.

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