At A Glance
No pre-requisites except:
- Reasonable fitness (ability to go for a 6-hour hike)
- An interest in backcountry travel
- The ability to travel in a winter environment on skis or split-board
This certification course uses the curriculum, instructional materials and student handbooks provided by the Avalanche Canada. It is a great way to gain a foundation in avalanche awareness and safety.
The national course standards, the course content and materials are developed by the Avalanche Canada and delivered by top-notch instructors with years of practical field experience.
We believe in offering this course in a positive learning environment and are committed to passing on the important messages that increase your safety in the mountains.
*Includes Course Material
**Reasonable fitness is defined as the ability to climb a ladder, go for a short run or hike, and/or play a game of soccer