Avalanche Skills Training Level 2 (AST 2) @ RED Resort

February 26 12:00 am

Looking to build your knowledge in the backcountry? Come join us at RED for our AST 2 course this February!

An AST 2 course builds on the foundations of your AST 1, and provides a more advanced decision-making framework for travelling in avalanche terrain. An AST 2 course comprises a minimum of 9.5 hours of classroom instruction with a minimum of three days in the field.

What you will learn in an AST 2:

·         Progressive planning and travel techniques required to travel safely through various types of terrain.

·         Key techniques for using the danger rating on a local scale

·         Key techniques for applying the Avalanche Terrain Exposure Scale (ATES) technical model to develop personal, local terrain ratings.

·         How to proficiently carry out a companion rescue


Ages: 15+
Ability Levels: BLUE & BLACK
Ratio: 6:1
Schedule: Friday 4pm to 8pm and Sat, Sun & Mon 9am to 4pm
Duration: 3.5 Days
Price: $500
Dates: Feb. 26-Mar. 1

 Call 778-457-5001 to book your place!

Town: Rossland, BC
Venue: Red Mountain Resort