Alpenglow Expeditions AIARE Level 1 Course

Become AIARE Level 1 Certified

Students can expect to develop a good foundation on how to prepare for and carry out a backcountry trip, to understand basic decision making while in the field and to learn avalanche rescue techniques.

This is a comprehensive entry level avalanche course designed for those with basic ski & snowboard touring experience. There are no other prequisites. The price includes all necessary classroom supplies and the AIARE field book. These items are often not inlcuded in the course price, but we don't like any hidden costs.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the AIARE 1 course the student should be able to:

  • Plan and prepare for travel in avalanche terrain
  • Recognize avalanche terrain
  • Describe a basic framework for making decisions in avalanche terrain
  • Learn and apply effective companion rescue
  • Instructional sessions (24 hours inlcuding both class and field instruciton)
Clinic Dates
DatesAgesPrice Per Person
December 15-17, 201713+$475
January 8-10, 201813+$475
January 13-15, 201813+$475
January 19-21, 201813+$475
January 26-28, 201813+$475
February 2-4, 201813+$475
February 9-11, 201813+$475
February 17-19, 201813+$475
March 16-18, 201813+$475