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. The class is taught using a hybrid approach of online and in-person.
**Northern Vermont University is an AIARE certified provider of avalanche education.
When: December 7 & 14, 2022 online from 7-9pm, December 17-18, 2022 in the field Duration: 3 day
Where: TBD depending on snow conditions Instructor: Dr. Ben Mirkin