Course Type and Name
AIARE 2 - Analyzing Snow Stability and Avalanche Hazard
CT2 Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe 2/22/2019
(877) 873-5376 (Main)
Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe, CA
Begin: 02/22/2019; End: 02/24/2019
AIARE 2 student learning outcomes:
-Learn to differentiate where specific avalanche hazards exist within the landscape and identify avalanche terrain where consequences may be more severe.
-Use and interpret weather, snow, and avalanche observations to locate appropriate terrain prior to entering and while in the field.
-Demonstrate leadership skills within a small team that include facilitating small group discussion, promoting appropriate terrain selection, and utilizing simple risk management strategies.
-Implement a basic forecasting framework that can be used in conjunction with and in the absences of local supporting avalanche information.