- Pre-Trip Planning
The Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 Course will provide an entry-level decision-making framework that is based on the most advanced knowledge available. It is suitable for use by people with basic training and little experience.
In addition, the course will:
At the end of the course, students should be able to:
Minimum Classroom Time Requirement
A minimum of seven hours classroom time is required.
Minimum Field Time Requirement
A minimum of one day in the field is required.
To see if there are courses in your region, go to this link: http://www.avalanche.ca/cac/training/ast/courses. Not all AST Providers post their courses on our website, so you can also find AST Providers in your region by going to this link: http://www.avalanche.ca/cac/training/ast/providers.