Course Detail

Course Type and Name

AIARE 1 - Decision Making in Avalanche Terrain

http://avtraining.org/aiare-level-1/

CT1 Vail, Colorado 1/17/2020

Provider

Apex Mountain School

apexmountainschool.com/

(970) 949-9111 (Wk)

ski@apexmountainschool.com

Course location

Vail, Colorado, CO

Dates

Begin: 01/17/2020; End: 01/19/2020

Price

$510

Course Details

Expand your knowledge and skills through formal avalanche education from one of the longest standing AIARE avalanche education providers.

Topics Include:
Characteristics and types of avalanches
Movement of avalanches
Classifications by size and danger
Mountain snowpack: metamorphose and layering
Avalanche rescue and beacon search techniques
Trip planning and preparation
Identifying/evaluating avalanche terrain
Route finding and travel techniques
Risk management and decision making
Human influences in group dynamics and decision making
Snow pit and snow layer analysis & tests
Identifying red flags

This course takes place in mountainous terrain, at altitude.

Visit https://www.apexmountainschool.com/avalanche-education-colorado/aiare-level-1/