AVALANCHE SKILLS TRAINING (AST) COURSES | SINCE 2009
FOR SNOWMOBILERS & SNOWBIKERS | Golden, Revelstoke, Valemount, McBride, Fernie, Radium Hot Springs
SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS | Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Big White
Avalanche courses built for you: The mountain riders of Canada
Our AST courses have been engineered by Avalanche Canada and customized by our years of backcountry experience to meet the needs of those who recreate or work in the backcountry
Taking an avalanche course is the first step in becoming a safer and more aware backcountry snowmobiler, skier or boarder
The AST 1 course is 2 parts: Online class (7-8 hrs) and a field day (8 hrs) in the mountains
All classroom components of the AST 1 course are online. Approximately 8 hours total while learning at your own pace
All participants need to read and agree to the terms in the waiver and release of liability before making a booking. READ THE WAIVER
Avalanche Training (AST 1 & 2) For Sledders
Our Vision: To deliver an Avalanche Course that is rider orientated, with emphasis on proper trip planning, rescue practice, safe terrain negotiation and hazard awareness on a snowmobile.
Real, practical training for all mountain snowmobilers.
Avalanche Training (AST 1) For Skiers & Boarders
Are you thinking about heading into the backcountry and you have not yet taken an avalanche course? Join us for an online class and a fun field day. Learn what you need to know to be safe out there.
Hands on education with the current information.
Riding Clinics For Sledders
Our good friends at Golden Snowmobile Rentals offer a range of snowmobile riding clinics, tours and rentals in Golden, BC. This is a great way to get into the sport, see a new zone, or get some tips on our to progress to the next level.