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Avalanche-AIARE Level 1**                                                                        

The AIARE 1 is a three-day / 24-hour introduction to using decision making tools to help a group manage risk while traveling in avalanche terrain. Learn the critical skills needed to prepare for and carry out a backcountry trip, understand basic decision making while in the field, and master rescue techniques required to find and dig up a person buried by an avalanche.

Due to Covid19 restrictions, this class will have significant pre-course, online syncronous (Zoom) learning sessions on Tuesday, December 8 and 15 evening from 6-8pm. 

**Northern Vermont University is an AIARE certified provider of avalanche education.


When:                Online December 8&15 from 6-8pm; In person on Mt. Washington (NH) December 19-20, 2020                                           Duration:           2 day in-person plus online 

Price:                  $395

Where:               Mt. Washington, NH                                               Instructor:          Dr. Ben Mirkin