Avalanche Skills Training 1

The Avalanche Skills Training 1 (AST1) is offered to backcountry skiers, snowshoers and sledders seeking to enhance their safety when travelling in avalanche terrain. This two-day introduction to avalanche safety, will provide an entry-level decision-making framework based on the most advanced knowledge available. The course, given both in the classroom and in the field, meets the requirements of the Canadian Avalanche Association, and applies to people with basic training and little experience.

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This course covers:

• Basics of avalanche formation and release

• Identifying avalanche terrain

• Planning and carrying out a trip in avalanche terrain

• Understanding the Avalanche Terrain Exposure Scale (ATES) and the use of the Avaluator as a decision-making tool

• Understanding the Avalanche Bulletin

• Safe travel practices in avalanche terrain

• Carrying out companion rescue

• Understanding the limits of this training

Details

  • Cost :  $249 + tax (per person) Contact us for group rates
  • Length :   2 days
  • Prerequisites:  None
  • Dates:  See listing below

Available Training Dates AST 1 2017-2018

November 25-26 – Bromont
December 2-3 – Sherbrooke
December 2-3 – Québec
December9-10 – Québec
December 16-17 – Bromont
December 16-17 – Massif de Charlevoix
December 26 to 29 – AST 1 and ski package – Ste-Anne-des-Monts
December 28-29 – Bromont
January 6-7 – Bromont
January 6-7 – Ste-Anne-des-Monts
January 13-14 – Pin Rouge (New Richmond)
January 26 to 29 – AST 1 and ski package – Ste-Anne-des-Monts
January 27-28 – Parc de la Jacques Cartier
February 3-4 – Bromont
February 10-11- Owl’s Head
February 10-11 – Rimouski
February 24-25 – Parc de la Jacques Cartier
March 3-4 – Massif de Charlevoix
March 10-11 – Owl’s Head

Bromont 16-17 déc.- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: December 16, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Massif de Charlevoix 16-17 déc. - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: December 16, 2017

Available Spaces: 2

Bromont 28-29 déc.- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: December 28, 2017

Available Spaces: 8

Bromont 6-7 janvier- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 6, 2018

Available Spaces: 8

Sainte-Anne-des-Monts 6-7 janv.- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 6, 2018

Available Spaces: 10

Tremblant 9-10 janvier- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 9, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Pin Rouge - New Richmond 13-14 janv. - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Mont-Carmel 13-14 janvier - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 13

Forfait CSA 1 et randonnée alpine 26 au 29 janv. / AST 1 and Ski Package Jan. 26 to 29

Price: C$499.99

Date: January 26, 2018

Available Spaces: 0

Massif de Charlevoix 27-28 janv. - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: January 27, 2018

Available Spaces: 13

CSA / AST 2 - Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Gaspésie - 2 au 5 février 2018

Price: C$599.00

Date: February 2, 2018

Available Spaces: 7

Bromont 3-4 fév. - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: February 3, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Owl's Head 10-11 fév.- CSA/AST 1 - COURSE IN ENGLISH

Price: C$249.00

Date: February 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 12

Rimouski 10-11 fév.- CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: February 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Parc de la Jacques-Cartier (Québec) 24-25 fév. - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: February 24, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Massif de Charlevoix 3-4 mars - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: March 3, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Owl's Head 10-11 mars - CSA/AST 1

Price: C$249.00

Date: March 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 16