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Avalanche Education

Avalanche Education in big mountain terrain

Who says learning has to be boring? We’ve added our own flair to the nationally recognized AST – Avalanche Skills Training courses.  When you tag BL on to the front of AST, you don’t just have Backcountry Learning, you have a BLAST! Our ACMG certified guides apply curriculum in the terrain you want to shred. Small groups, big lines!

With a certified CAPOW Guide apply AST curriculum in the big mountains.  Plan for big days of touring and learn the process of decision making along the way.

Avalanche PROcess Level 1

Jan 2-5, 2022
Feb 8-11, 2022
Feb 9-13, 2022
March 1-4, 2022
March 10-13, 2022
March 17-20, 2022

The Professional camp for the unprofessional champ. Learn the PRO-cess of decision making to become a leader in complex decision making. This is an intensive Backcountry and Avalanche Skills training camp geared for people who want the professional level of education but dont work as an avalanche professional... they already have a career.


BL-AST Level 2

Nov 21-25, 2021 - Blanket Glacier Chalet
Dec 02-05, 2021
Dec 9-12, 2021
Dec 16-19, 2021
Dec 28-31, 2021
Jan 11-14, 2022
Jan 18-21, 2022
Feb 22-25, 2022

Self-improvement doesn’t just feel good, it’s a BLAST! You’ve taken an AST level 1, learned a lot about backcountry safety – perhaps even had one or two “trial and error” moments out there. It’s time to take things to the next level. Might as well enjoy yourself while you do so. Live a little!


BL-AST Level 1

Custom trips (Inquire with groups of 4)
Nov 27-28, 2021
Dec 11-12, 2021
Dec 18-19, 2021

Set yourself up for success this season (for once in your life). Avalanche Canada’s nationally recognized Avalanche Skills Training Level One is known as the prerequisite for anyone looking to get into the avalanche backcountry environment. This course is based on the most advanced knowledge available to teach the fundamentals of decision making in backcountry avalanche terrain.


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