The AST (Avalanche Skill Training) will provide an entry-level decision-making framework that is based on the most advanced knowledge. Sanctioned by the Canadian Avalanche Association (CAA)
the course covers the fundamentals of safe backcountry activities and companion rescue. This course is focused on demystifying the avalanche phenomenon and increases the awareness of the alpine environment during the winter period; whether you are snowshoeing, cross-country and alpine skiing, snowboarding or telemark.
In order to achieve the ISIA status the AST course or its equivalent is mandatory.
This module is provided by a third party, for more information please visit: https://www.avalancheassociation.ca/events/event_list.asp