Alpenglow Expeditions AIARE Level 1 Course

  • Avalanche course participant
  • Skier in powder
  • Skier in powder
  • Avalanche course participant
  • Skier in powder
  • Skier in powder

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 prerequisites. The price includes all necessary classroom supplies and the AIARE field book. These items are often not included 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 including both class and field instruction)
AIARE Level 1 Avalanche 3-Day Course
 RateDates
Non-Holiday$499

Dec 06, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019, Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019 Dec 16, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019, Jan 03, 2020 - Jan 05, 2020, Jan 06, 2020 - Jan 08, 2020, Jan 11, 2020 - Jan 13, 2020, Jan 24, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020, Feb 07, 2020 - Feb 09,  Feb 24, 2020 - Feb 26, 2020 

Holiday$499Dec 27, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019, Jan 18, 2020 - Jan 20, 2020, 2020, Feb 15, 2020 - Feb 17, 2020, Mar 06, 2020 - Mar 08, 2020, Mar 13, 2020 - Mar 15, 2020, Mar 16, 2020 - Mar 18, 2020, Mar 27, 2020 - Mar 29, 2020, Apr 10, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020
Details
  • This course is run by Alpenglow Expeditions
  • Intermediate to expert skiers and snowboarders, ages 13+
  • Must have beacon, probe, shovel and touring equipment (not provided, but available for rent)
  • Reservations are required. Purchase early as course will sell out.
  • Pro Tip: Use code AVY19 to save on your course! 
Phone: 
877-873-5376