Avalanche AIARE Level 1 - Everett
12/19/12 - 01/13/13
Member: $225.00 / Non Member: $295.00
Cancellation and Refund Policy
- Provide a basic understanding of avalanches and how to make pertinent terrain and snowpack observations for the avalanche problem at hand.
- Use a framework for decision making and risk management in avalanche terrain
- Focus on identifying the right questions, rather than on providing “all the answers.”
- Give lessons and exercises that are practically oriented, useful, and applicable in the field
Course Schedule. PLEASE BE ON TIME — we have lots of information to cover.Dec 19 Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Avy Lecture #1
Jan 2 Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Avy Lecture #2
Jan 9 Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Avy Lecture #3
Jan 12-13 Saturday/Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Avy Field Trip
The lectures will be in the Commissioner Room at Snohomish Co PUD in Everett at 2320 California St, Everett, WA 98201. Please bring pen and paper for taking notes.
Equipment will be discussed at the first lecture. Shovels, probes, avalanche transceivers, and either backcountry skis or snowshoes (snowshoes recommended) are required for the field trip.