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Special Resolution to Amend Bylaws of Canadian Avalanche Association

Click here to read the Special Resolution to Amend Bylaws of Canadian Avalanche Association to be voted on at the AGM in Penticton on Tuesday May 6, 2014.

Members are reminded that the proposed bylaw changes described in the Special Resolution have been designed to work in conjunction with the proposed revised Code of Ethics.

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Preliminary AGM Schedule

The schedule for the AGM week of meetings is tentative and may change. Check often for updates. Please note the change in venue for some of the meetings for the May 5-8th week in Penticton. For information and to reserve your place for CPD - InfoEx: The Good, The Bad and The Future click the view details link below.

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Membership Renewal

To pay your 2014 membership dues online click on the link below. You will need your invoice which was mailed out on December 13th.

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AST Insurance

The CAA offers liability insurance for members who teach AST courses.

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Cora Shea Memorial Fund

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Chris Stethem Honoured

On March 2, 2013, at the CAF Fundraising Dinner at Whistler, Chris Stethem received the inaugural Peter Schaerer Award for Lifetime Achievement in Avalanche Safety. We’ve put together some highlights of the evening.

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CAC Youth Education Needs Your Old Gear

Got some new avalanche gear for Christmas? Why not donate the old gear to the Youth Avalanche Tool Box. These boxes of safety equipment visit schools for free, so students can learn to use the gear. Currently they are in need of digital beacons, probes, shovels and snow study kits. Contact Bridget Daughney bdaughney@avalanche.ca for more information.

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March CAA-IKAR Conference Videos

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LAST MINUTE OPPORTUNITY - Operations Level 1 Course Space in Kootenay Pass starting Sunday

A place has been opened up in a Level 1 course in Kootenay Pass from February 16-22.

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