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.
**Northern Vermont University is an AIARE certified provider of avalanche education.
When: Online sessions: Thursdays, December 9 & 16, 2021 7-9 pm
AIARE 1 field days: December 18 & 19, 2021
Duration: 4 day
Where: Mt. Washington, NH (tentative) Instructor: Dr. Ben Mirkin