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AIARE AVALANCHE RESCUE

February 7

AIARE AVALANCHE RESCUE

COURSE DESCRIPTION

AIARE Avalanche Rescue is a one-day stand alone course that is intended to be retaken on a regular basis in order to stay current in rescue techniques and gear.
Each participant will have the opportunity to receive professional coaching of their rescue skills and will receive a rescue card acknowledging completion date at course end.
AIARE Avalanche Rescue is a prerequisite for the AIARE 2 and Pro 1 courses. AIARE recommends that all backcountry travelers keep their skills current by taking an Avalanche Rescue Course and receiving a rescue card at lease every other year.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of the Avalanche Rescue course the students should be able to:
  • Describe what to do if they or a member of their party is caught in an avalanche.
  • Identify and be able to use gear necessary for avalanche rescue.
  • Set up a realistic scenario in order to practice an avalanche rescue response.
  • Improve their response skills and times during and after the course with feedback from instructors and peers.
  • Develop a plan for continued practice.

TRIP DETAILS

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2018-19 DATES

  • Dec 20
  • Jan 10
  • Jan 28
  • Feb 7

PRICING

$175

RATIO

6:1
Max 12 students, 2 instructors

PRE-REQUISITES

  • Students must be able to travel in avalanche terrain and bring appropriate equipment for traveling on snow to class. There are no other prerequisites.
  • This course is a pre-requisite for the AIARE Level 2 Rec & Level 1 Pro.

CONTACT

Venue

Irwin Guides
330 Belleview
Crested Butte, CO 81224 United States
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Website:
http://www.irwinguides.com/

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