Avalanche Course Descriptions


AAI operates under special use permits on the Bridger-Teton and Wasatch-Cache National Forests. Avalanche courses are at least 60% field based, traveling in and around avalanche terrain, in a mountainous environment. Class sessions will include interactive sessions which may include decision-making scenarios, season history reconstruction, snowpack analysis, and operational decision making.


Level 1 Course

Level 1 Refresher Course

Level 2 Course

Level 2 Refresher Course

Swag Upgrade Course

Level 3 Course

Winter Weather Forecasting Course

Advanced Winter Weather Forecasting Course

Professional Rescue Course

Private and Custom Courses