Avalanche Skills Training 2 (AST2)
The focus of this 3-day trip is on applying the basics learned in AST1 and using them in a decision-making role.
At A Glance
Ages: 16 and up
Pre-requisites: AST 1 & Reasonable fitness (ability to go for a 6-hour hike)
- Per Person
Bring your experience to the table and learn in the mountains with fellow adventurers.
The focus of this 3-field day trip is on applying the basics learned in AST1 and using them in a decision-making role.
The AST 2 courses have specific requirements outlined by Avalanche Canada: 9 hours class + 3 field days.
The rate starts at $675 (it includes the online classroom theory component, online meeting with your instructor and group via Google Meet prior the field days, 3 field days and study materials).
AST 2 Schedule 2021 – 2022:
Field days: TBD
AST 2 course is in Jasper, AB.
Personal avalanche safety equipment and travel equipment (alpine touring skis, boots and poles) are not provided. If you need to rent these items, please contact Gravity Gear in Jasper, AB.