aiare avalanche rescue training

AIARE Avalanche Rescue Skills Course

2022 registration is not yet live

For this season, classroom sections of these courses may be virtual. All fieldwork will occur in-person.

For more COVID-19 related information, check our FAQs on our Adventure Program page. 

 Dates:

  • January 21, 2022 || Ogden, UT
  • February 18, 2022 || Ogden, UT

Price: $90 for current WSU Students! || $175 for all other participants

Price Includes: AIARE Avalanche Rescue Skills Course Instruction, Course materials, rental of beacon, probe, shovel as needed**.

**If you will require use of our Avy safety packages, you must place a rental order with our shop to secure these items, free of charge, for your course.

Rentals for AT ski/Splitboard setups will be regular pricing but can be made at the same time as securing your free avy safety package rental.


Fitness Level:  Participants will be required to walk, run, and dig in the snow all day, and be comfortable walking in a bent-over position, or crawling.  Participants should be in good physical condition, and be familiar with their ski or splitboard equipment. 

Age:  18

Prerequisite: Desire to learn about avalanche rescue.

Time commitment: 8 hours

Required Equipment: Beacon, Shovel, and Probe.  Preferred mode of travel on snow


Course Description

For more information please contact Hayley Prine: hayleyprine@weber.edu (email preferred) | 801-626-7905

 

Pre-Registration

Registration is required by 6 p.m. the Tuesday prior to the course