Instructor Qualifications

Chad Mickschl

Colorado Mountain College, Majestic Heli Ski

Glenwood Springs, CO

(303) 503-4422 (Mbl)

AIARE Qualifications:

Level 1 Course Leader
Level 2 Course Leader

Other Qualifications:

Master of Science in Hydrologic Science
University of New Mexico

AMGA Ski Mountaineering Guide

AIARE Level 3

Canadian Ski Guide Association:
Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue

National Registry Emergency Medical Technician

Outdoor Emergency Care

AMGA Single Pitch Instructor


Bureau of Land Management

USGS New Mexico Water Science Center
-Snow Hydrologist

Majestic Heli Ski Sutton, AK
-Lead Ski Guide and Operations Manager

H2O Heli Guides Valdez, AK
-Ski Guide
-Assistant Snow Safety/Forecaster

Chicago Ridge Snow Cat Skiing
-Avalanche Forecaster
-Lead Ski Guide
-Snow Safety Team
-Avalanche Deployment Team with Flight For Life

Colorado Mountain College
-Lead Level I and II Avalanche Instructor

Aspen Alpine Guides
-Ski Guide
-Avalanche Instructor