Camrose, AB avalanche training course

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Discounts up to $50 and Credits up to $90 available when booking your AST Level 1 Class and Field at the same time.
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Youth discounts, Refresher discounts, group credits and early season credits available.

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AST Level 1 – CLASSROOM EXERCISES

Meeting Time – Wednesday, November 9 & 10, 2016
5:30pm Doors open
6:00pm – 10:30pm Class

Meeting Location – Stang’s shop
Address: 141 Williams Street, Camrose, AB T0B 0A2

Bring your own lawnchair!

The AST Level 1 is considered the minimum level of training that backcountry riders should have. It is an excellent introduction to “how not to get caught”…avalanche terrain recognition skills, snowpack theory, rescue skills and overall risk management…

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PRIOR TO ARRIVING AT THE CLASSROOM SESSION PLEASE TAKE SOME TIME TO REVIEW THESE LINKS.

1) Avalanche Canada – Public Avalanche Bulletins

2) The Avaluator

3) Rescue Resources – Trip Plan

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Indoor Rescue Workshop

Meeting Time – Friday, November 11, 2016
6:00 Doors open
6:30pm – 9:30pm

12340 Fort Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 2B9
Phone: 780-474-5476 Website: www.sandshoteledm.com
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Details – This will be an indoor presentation and hands on introductory workshop. It is recommended, but not necessary to bring your personal beacon, probe, shovel and backpack. Some demo units will be available.

Please dress for the weather as we may take the opportunity to go outdoors for part of the program.
For general info about Rescue Workshops please click HERE.

It is recommended that you label all personal gear with your name to prevent loss.

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AST 1 Mountain Field Session

Choose ONE available Field Day

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A certificate of completion for the AST1 is awarded to those riders that follow through with a hands-on mountain field session.
Mountain training is very important. Understanding the signs of unstable snow, choosing terrain and proper travel habits are the key to managing the risks in avalanche areas. Habits are hard to break but by actually…

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PRIOR TO ARRIVING AT THE FIELD SESSION, PLEASE READ THE ““RECOMMENDED GEAR ARTICLE.”“:http://zacstracs.com/Store/471/BackcountryGear

Optional: DOWNLOAD THE TRIP PLAN DOCUMENT BELOW AND complete it with riding group.
Rescue Resources – Trip Plan

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