This course offers both beginner and experienced backcountry users an opportunity to learn and practice companion rescue skills. Rescues skills are a perishable skill and taking an AIARE companion rescue course will Increase the likelihood of you being able to mange the worst case scenario with greater competence and confidence.
Knowledge and planning that help you avoid getting caught in an avalanche is the best plan; an AIARE companion rescue course is a backup in case everything goes wrong.
We will explore our equipment through its abilities and limitations while providing skills, practice and clarity for the avalanche rescue standard.
We promote a culture of routine avalanche rescue practice and attendance of an Avalanche Rescue course every two years.
Minimum Age 18