Full course description
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
Where: Mt. Washington, NH Instructor: Dr. Ben Mirkin