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ATBO-152 - Winter Back Country Travel Level 1

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ATBO-152Winter Back Country Travel Level 12 - credits$212.04

Description:
This course is designed to teach students the skills necessary for backcountry skiing and snowboarding in avalanche terrain. Topics include appropriate equipment selection and use, uphill and downhill travel techniques, navigation and route finding in the mountains. A large focus of this course is learning about travelling in avalanche terrain, and learning how to identify and manage the avalanche risk.

Prerequisites: ATBO 151 Ski/Snowboard Instructor, or equivalent experience. Also, students must be 19 years old to take this course.
Corequisites: ATBO 105

Delivery Method: On-Campus

Credits: 2 | Length: 40 hours | Course Outline for ATBO-152


ATBO-152 Winter Back Country Travel Level 1 can be found in the following programs: