Choosing the Right Avalanche Education Course for You
December 11, 2019
When it comes to avalanche education you have a lot of options. From the location, the course provider, and what course you should take, choosing the right avalanche education course can be a challenge. We always recommend starting with a Level 1 avalanche certification as a foundation. But once you’ve set the foundation what are the next best steps to take?
Avalanche preparedness takes practice to stay sharp, so it is important to update your knowledge and skills on a regular basis, but you may not be ready to go all-in on a Level 2 yet. With that in mind, AAI has created a few rapid-fire courses built to hone your skills in practical environments and help you with the process of choosing the right avalanche education course.
Are you are interested in improving your snow safety knowledge and staying sharp for your next backcountry adventure? Check out our current course offerings today:
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