Provided by Snowbird Backcountry Guides
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Saturday, Dec. 14 (8am-5pm) Snowbird $125
Snowbird Backcountry Guides AIARE Avalanche Rescue is a 1-day stand alone course that is intended to be retaken on a regular basis in order to keep abreast of best practices in rescue techniques and gear. Snowbird Backcountry Guides provides certified and experienced rescue professional instructors in a venue with unparalleled services and infrastructure including the Rescue Training Center in which the field sessions are based. New participants will learn the basics of companion rescue, while return participants will expand their skill set with advanced topics and realistic scenario practice to help improve their skills after the course. Each participant will have the opportunity to receive professional coaching with their rescue skills and will receive a rescue card acknowledging completion date at course end.
Required Equipment: Transciever, probe, shovel, touring gear highly recommended. (Avalanche rescue gear rentals available, inquire for pricing)
Prerequesites: None. AIARE ARC is a prerequisite for AIARE 2 and Pro 1 courses.
Contact: Backcountryguides@snowbird.com or (801)471-4387