Skill up with Avalanche-AIARE Level 1.
Conditions in the backcountry can change at any moment — be prepared with Avalanche-AIARE Level 1 training.
The AIARE 1* course is a three-day, 24-hour introduction to decision-making tools that help groups manage risk while traveling in avalanche terrain.
- Identify critical skills needed to prepare for backcountry trips
- Understand basic decision making while in the field
- 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.
Ann Nygard, Director of Center for Professional Studies