Online Climbers Avalanche Course

Module 1 Description - Preliminary Information

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  • Assemble appropriate weather, snowpack and team information
  • Be able to “read between the lines” in route descriptions
  • Select a suitable route for a group or specify team requirements for the route
  • Create a plan using a 3x4 matrix and/or other appropriate tools and methods
  • Plan a suitable day trip given conditions
  • Plan for a specified multi-day trip, including contingencies and team requirements
  • Accommodate the skills of a group, or specify requirements for a given trip





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