This course will cover navigation in diverse alpine terrain, regardless of conditions and visibility. Students will learn to create trip plans that include objectives, conditions, avalanche hazard, mountain hazards, terrain, contingency plans, and full white-out navigation plans. This course will take place over 2 days. The first day will be partially in the classroom in the morning and will focus on basic navigational concepts. The second day will be partially in the classroom in the morning then outdoors in the afternoon, learning and practicing navigational and trip planning skills in the field. Each day will run from approximately 9:00am-4:00 pm, to be confirmed in the logistics email sent during the week before the course. Meeting location and any additional details will also be outlined in this email. Please use the following link to book online and use promo code ACC20 to receive a 20% discount (on course only)for ACC members. https://www.mountainskillsacademy.com/courses/summer-crevasse-rescue-and-glacier-travel-whistler-squamish/ Full payment is required in advance of the course and a confirmation email will be sent to each participant using the email supplied when booking. Please provide your ACC member number when booking for verification.
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Cost & Payment:
Member Cost: $231.00/Person
Non-Member Cost: $289.00/Person