Snowmobile AST 1 - Full Course in Golden, BC - Class Day 1 , Field Day 2

From CAD CA$369.00
  • Duration: 16 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: GOLDEN, BC
  • Product code: PCNQR3

This is the course where you’ll learn how to recognize avalanche terrain and how to self rescue. An AST 1 is a two part course with both classroom and field components. You need to take this course first and so should your friends because just one person trained in a group is not enough. Everyone in your group should take an AST 1. Recognize an AST 1 course is only the beginning - the avalanche pros will tell you avalanche training is a life long process.

All AST participants need to read and understand the waiver and release of liability before making a booking.  READ THE WAIVER

This specific AST 1 product is 1 day in the classroom and 1 day in the field.

What you will learn in an AST 1:
  • avalanche formation and release
  • identify avalanche terrain
  • the basics of trip planning
  • optimal use of tools and resources like the avalanche forecasts to mitigate your avalanche risk
  • use appropriate travel techniques in avalanche terrain
  • intro to companion rescue